PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: John Marsh
Showing results 1 to 35 of 153
Search took 0.02 seconds.
4th Jan 2023, 07:52
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

I must admit, I feel no dismay at the hazardous...

I must admit, I feel no dismay at the hazardous practices on display. I would much prefer Russian forces personnel to annihilate themselves than any Ukrainian, military or civilian.

I am aware...
1st Dec 2022, 21:03
Replies: 94
Views: 38,279
Posted By John Marsh

Terminology

It wouldn't play for me.:{ I offer a quote from Stanton T. Friedman: (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanton_T._Friedman#UFO_investigations_and_advocacy)

Except the Avrocar, of course.:8
23rd Nov 2022, 14:13
Replies: 94
Views: 38,279
Posted By John Marsh

Most definitely not! I have been flying the...

Most definitely not! I have been flying the atlantic for 34 years and have never seen anything unusual. However on 17th Nov 2022 I was eastbound and between 40 West and 30 West I saw things I have...
21st Nov 2022, 01:42
Replies: 94
Views: 38,279
Posted By John Marsh

Viewing objects, not 'just' lights, is a step...

Viewing objects, not 'just' lights, is a step further. They move unlike aircraft with which we are familiar...are there any manoeuvres which seem to be beyond any imaginabe Earthly technology? ...
20th Nov 2022, 15:25
Replies: 94
Views: 38,279
Posted By John Marsh

Collective suggestibility? You were all...

Collective suggestibility? You were all listening in to the excited comments.

Were you perhaps looking too intensely at celestial objects in the dark, thus making them appear to move about?

I...
17th Nov 2022, 19:03
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

Ukrainians allowed to investigate missile in Poland

Ukrainian experts are to be involved in the investigation of the missile which landed in Poland, killing two people. Kyiv Independent...
9th Nov 2022, 01:11
Replies: 8
Views: 4,680
Posted By John Marsh

Website is partially functional. I reached the...

Website is partially functional. I reached the booking stage; cannot proceed.:confused:
...
19th Oct 2022, 14:06
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

It does indeed appear that the drones rely on...

It does indeed appear that the drones rely on GPS. See Professor Michael Clark on Sky News:
Video
High power area GPS jammers could protect infrastructure and residential areas; operation would...
18th Oct 2022, 12:40
Replies: 915
Views: 386,779
Posted By John Marsh

Captain Sullenberger's viewpoint

Captain Sullenberger opposes an extension to the equipment exemption. From Simple Flying article (https://simpleflying.com/captain-sully-opposes-boeing-737-max-exemption/):
17th Sep 2022, 07:34
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

Interesting information. The suggestion in the...

Interesting information. The suggestion in the tweet should be judiciously considered, I would suggest. Russian ground forces may well be using old road atalses for navigation, but that must not be...
1st Aug 2022, 12:59
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

Smile Motivation and Dronation!

Footage on Twitter (via the Christo Grozev link above) of Ukrainian servicemen in hospital, and one on leave being re-united with his daughter, sent me to the United24 website (https://u24.gov.ua)....
23rd Jul 2022, 11:57
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

Western fighter planes for Ukraine

I have wished from the start that NATO would be free to give Ukraine what was requested. The barrier to doing that has been the fear that Putin would see this as direct NATO involvement akin to...
30th May 2022, 18:17
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

There is some confusion around this. From The...

There is some confusion around this. From The Hill (https://thehill.com/news/administration/3506032-biden-rules-out-sending-ukraine-rockets-that-can- strike-into-russia/):
22nd May 2022, 14:41
Replies: 14,176
Views: 14,039,699
Posted By John Marsh

Quite so! Let us not render the Kremlin's bots...

Quite so! Let us not render the Kremlin's bots redundant. They do provide entertainment and an insight into Russian disinformation and propaganda techniques.

My understanding of the Ukrainian...
9th Oct 2021, 17:18
Replies: 0
Views: 2,143
Posted By John Marsh

Air India

Air India returns to its founders.:) Excerpt from DW article (https://www.dw.com/en/tata-group-takes-over-air-india-in-24-billion-deal/a-59451093):
6th Oct 2021, 11:28
Replies: 32
Views: 18,021
Posted By John Marsh

safetypee After an evacuation either for...

safetypee

After an evacuation either for certification or in an actual emergency, are any crew or passenger interviews conducted?
20th Aug 2021, 17:17
Replies: 873
Views: 182,221
Posted By John Marsh

Some small signs that the evacuation may be...

Some small signs that the evacuation may be extended beyond the Kabul airport. Deutsche Welle:...
13th Mar 2021, 19:50
Replies: 73
Views: 40,485
Posted By John Marsh

Lake1952 I'd like to think so. Perhaps the...

Lake1952

I'd like to think so. Perhaps the 'doubling down' mindset came into play. Or face-saving. I know de-icing isn't cheap, but surely cost wouldn't be a factor? Concern about the delay is no...
13th Mar 2021, 05:08
Replies: 73
Views: 40,485
Posted By John Marsh

Lake1952 As SLF, I would respectfully...

Lake1952

As SLF, I would respectfully suggest that their decision was hazardous regardless of the outcome. They 'got lucky'.

I suspect that the flight crew in question never realised how...
21st Feb 2021, 18:42
Replies: 872
Views: 917,526
Posted By John Marsh

lomapaseo SLF here. I'm surprised and...

lomapaseo

SLF here. I'm surprised and puzzled as to why a pilot would never learn the function of any indicator, instrument or system. Does training omit any of these?

I would hope that any new...
6th Jan 2021, 20:16
Replies: 7
Views: 1,307
Posted By John Marsh

Thanks for the links. I tried NirSoft's Wifi...

Thanks for the links. I tried NirSoft's Wifi Info View; managed to force connection to only the desired gateway. Windows fought back, so I shall too!:O
Waypoint Short: I am using laptops; the...
5th Jan 2021, 22:18
Replies: 7
Views: 1,307
Posted By John Marsh

Question User-friendly WiFi manager

I'm a customer of BT's public Wi-Fi service. Recently, my usual local gateway has been granting wifi connection but will offer 'no network access'. This doesn't happen all the time, just most of...
11th Dec 2020, 04:30
Replies: 24
Views: 5,799
Posted By John Marsh

Interesting that this is still the perception. I...

Interesting that this is still the perception. I spent some time there 30+ years ago; it was an open secret domestically - "Everybody knows we have them". Of course, fostering such a belief within...
22nd Sep 2020, 20:36
Replies: 45
Views: 19,114
Posted By John Marsh

Another thought...if the drones are low-flying,...

Another thought...if the drones are low-flying, they're going to be susceptible to bird strikes throughout the flight. Can they be fitted with sensors and firmware for 'see and avoid' WRT birds? ...
14th May 2020, 17:55
Replies: 37
Views: 8,840
Posted By John Marsh

I don't wish to lower the tone of the thread, but...

I don't wish to lower the tone of the thread, but what about airsickness? Clearly a mask would have to be removed, briefly and hopefully only once.

How bearable would a mask be after using the...
4th Dec 2019, 20:19
Replies: 103
Views: 15,056
Posted By John Marsh

There could be even more: Geekwire...

There could be even more:


Geekwire (https://www.geekwire.com/2018/spacex-reorganizes-seattle-starlink-satellite/)

If thousands of these craft are sent aloft, what's the chance of damage to...
1st Sep 2019, 02:52
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,574,194
Posted By John Marsh

JATR panel

From the article found by Bergerie1:


I'm not sure the JATR's input can be separated from the ongoing efforts to return the MAX to flight. If the panel uncovers issues which bear directly on the...
5th Aug 2019, 17:03
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,574,194
Posted By John Marsh

I'm puzzled by: At this stage, they were...

I'm puzzled by:

At this stage, they were still using the manual electric trim system, i.e. not trying to turn the trim wheels by hand. I assume the trim wheels are firmly linked and can therefore...
26th Jul 2019, 19:38
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,574,194
Posted By John Marsh

gums: How much, if any, audible warning do...

gums:

How much, if any, audible warning do the manual trim wheels on the MAX give when rotating rapidly?
18th Jul 2019, 20:58
Replies: 546
Views: 247,811
Posted By John Marsh

Iranian drone shot down

From the Telegraph (https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/07/18/us-shoots-iranian-drone-straits-hormuz-says-trump/)
16th Jun 2019, 22:38
Replies: 4,656
Views: 4,574,194
Posted By John Marsh

Regrets expressed by Boeing CEO: ...

Regrets expressed by Boeing CEO:



Guardian (https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jun/16/boeing-max-737-jet-crisis-we-shouldve-been-more- open-says-ceo)
1st May 2019, 15:55
Replies: 157
Views: 169,178
Posted By John Marsh

RetiredBA/BY: How do today's airline...

RetiredBA/BY:



How do today's airline pilots compare with those of 1980? If there has been a downward trend in competence in non-normal situations, has Boeing tailored its design philosophy to...
19th Dec 2017, 21:12
Replies: 3
Views: 976
Posted By John Marsh

le Pingouin: thanks for that. I hadn't realised...

le Pingouin: thanks for that. I hadn't realised it was a zipped folder.

For any future users: the executable is inside the 'release' folder.

PJD1: good call; I haven't used IE for a long while.
18th Dec 2017, 14:16
Replies: 3
Views: 976
Posted By John Marsh

Question Convert web page, complete to mhtml

My preferred format for saving web pages is MHTML. As Firefox doesn't allow that any more, I now have many pages saved as 'web page, complete' on drive C. Thus, for each page there's an HTML...
14th Dec 2017, 16:14
Replies: 29
Views: 14,582
Posted By John Marsh

ATC Watcher: Ha! At least Santa flies...

ATC Watcher:



Ha! At least Santa flies by hand.

...doesn't he?;)
Showing results 1 to 35 of 153
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information

Copyright © 2023 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.