Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Fostex
Showing results 1 to 25 of 331
Search took 0.06 seconds.
8th Oct 2020, 10:48
Replies: 2,882
Views: 2,641,571
Posted By Fostex

I'd also consider the wider implications, Jet2...

I'd also consider the wider implications, Jet2 insurance might over you for the trip. However if you have other medical insurance at home and travel in breach of FCO guidance, suffering a malady that...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Oct 2020, 16:35
Replies: 64
Views: 8,176
Posted By Fostex

Drones can't do an RSI at scene... HEMS isn't...

Drones can't do an RSI at scene... HEMS isn't just about retrieval!
10th Sep 2020, 13:45
Replies: 636
Views: 553,005
Posted By Fostex

Airline liquidity isn't measured at a granularity...

Airline liquidity isn't measured at a granularity of 60 months, it is 6-12 months. Many airlines will hit cash-flow issues this winter if there is no ski-season. May will not survive into 2021...
10th Sep 2020, 08:03
Replies: 1,935
Views: 1,540,304
Posted By Fostex

Do you honestly think there is limited long haul...

Do you honestly think there is limited long haul airliner/cargo capacity out there at present? A global airlift plan will be required, as it was for PPE, but the capacity is there, it just needs...
21st Aug 2020, 09:15
Replies: 11
Views: 2,811
Posted By Fostex

Always freaks me out flying into Dunkeswell when...

Always freaks me out flying into Dunkeswell when parachutists under canopy are dropping on the dead side of the circuit. I am sure it is safe enough if everyone operates correctly but still feels...
10th Aug 2020, 13:53
Replies: 34
Views: 7,222
Posted By Fostex

As I said earlier "Where does G-HEBS (The...

As I said earlier

"Where does G-HEBS (The O-540 powered BN Islander) get fuel, I thought it was based out of Oban?"

Maybe the tanker is for the Islander?
28th Jul 2020, 21:59
Replies: 11
Views: 6,050
Posted By Fostex

Arrival testing is pointless, quarantines will...

Arrival testing is pointless, quarantines will not be obeyed by a certain cohort, however the quarantine being present will discourage many from flying and that will have the greatest effect on...
28th Jul 2020, 08:49
Replies: 1,968
Views: 359,159
Posted By Fostex

The poor chap in question was unfortunate enough...

The poor chap in question was unfortunate enough to suffer severe complications as a result of Covid-19 and required support in the ITU and needed ECMO.

The point that Gurnard made, and that you...
25th Jul 2020, 19:06
Replies: 19
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fostex

I agree, I'd happily fly a 3000hrs since TBO...

I agree, I'd happily fly a 3000hrs since TBO Lycoming over one that had done 250hrs over the last ten years! The high hours engine (if maintained to the appropriate schedule) will be most likely be...
24th Jul 2020, 08:56
Replies: 19
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fostex

In an engine installed in an aircraft used for...

In an engine installed in an aircraft used for flying training/private hire, the engine can be operated in 'extension' but must be overhauled at TBO +20% hours and/or calendar time, whichever occurs...
Forum: Tech Log
21st Jul 2020, 12:39
Replies: 51
Views: 12,396
Posted By Fostex

Flying is all energy management, crashing is too....

Flying is all energy management, crashing is too.

You give an aluminium tube and the fleshy bodies within a whole lot of energy to move it somewhere. At the end of that journey you have to slowly...
15th Jul 2020, 10:35
Replies: 34
Views: 7,222
Posted By Fostex

Where does G-HEBS (The O-540 powered BN Islander)...

Where does G-HEBS (The O-540 powered BN Islander) get fuel, I thought it was based out of Oban?
8th Jul 2020, 12:29
Replies: 2,882
Views: 2,641,571
Posted By Fostex

Presumably that has implications for travel...

Presumably that has implications for travel insurance and EHIC health cover?
2nd Jul 2020, 08:53
Replies: 12
Views: 1,693
Posted By Fostex

I take your points on board regarding the causal...

I take your points on board regarding the causal factors for the incident BPF, all of which are valid. However I was talking about the pilots handling of the incident once EFATO had occurred. No...
1st Jul 2020, 17:58
Replies: 12
Views: 1,693
Posted By Fostex

Carb ice more common in warm humid wx. Only time...

Carb ice more common in warm humid wx. Only time I have ever encountered it was doing power check in SEP prior to departure. Conceivable that ice present in carb inlet manifold came loose on opening...
1st Jul 2020, 12:29
Replies: 19
Views: 1,935
Posted By Fostex

Don't know about Edinburgh and Glasgow but I had...

Don't know about Edinburgh and Glasgow but I had a bill in the post from Prestwick for doing an ILS approach and go-around. Wheels didn't touch tarmac but I got charged 30 for the privilege. This is...
30th Jun 2020, 15:39
Replies: 85
Views: 87,447
Posted By Fostex

The full quote... However, Balpa general...

The full quote...

However, Balpa general secretary Brian Stratton said the job cuts were "an excessive over-reaction".

"EasyJet won't find a supply of pilots waiting to come back when the...
30th Jun 2020, 08:17
Replies: 41
Views: 11,021
Posted By Fostex

Hundreds of thousands, and where were they...

Hundreds of thousands, and where were they fleeing to? Most other parts of China that experienced no outbreaks. China did a remarkable job of locking down Wuhan once the nature of the disease and...
29th Jun 2020, 09:20
Replies: 41
Views: 11,021
Posted By Fostex

Incorrect - a causal factor in the rapid spread...

Incorrect - a causal factor in the rapid spread of Covid-19 was due to the increased viral shedding early in the illness while the infected party was asymptomatic, this is very different behaviour to...
28th Jun 2020, 10:49
Replies: 28
Views: 6,760
Posted By Fostex

Such a blanket ban based on a positive PCR at...

Such a blanket ban based on a positive PCR at time of illness or subsequent antibody test is foolish. Covid-19 has proved itself to be a multi-phasic disease in which the outcome may range from a...
6th Jun 2020, 06:57
Replies: 354
Views: 192,977
Posted By Fostex

- It has been a long time since the UK government...

- It has been a long time since the UK government has done nothing approaching 'clever', let alone had a strategy.
3rd Jun 2020, 14:39
Replies: 54
Views: 19,268
Posted By Fostex

Talking of Cirrus, someone just bought a new one....

Talking of Cirrus, someone just bought a new one.

https://bit.ly/3020lZK

The paint scheme is pretty awful. I wonder if it has a purple CAPS canopy as well. One way to find out!
2nd Jun 2020, 08:29
Replies: 52
Views: 9,377
Posted By Fostex

Not to mention the thousands of pilots that are...

Not to mention the thousands of pilots that are currently facing redundancy. As a graduate with 150hrs you are going to be up against type rated guys and gals with thousands of hours, who would you...
16th May 2020, 08:55
Replies: 12
Views: 2,189
Posted By Fostex

Rostering dependent, your friend has most likely...

Rostering dependent, your friend has most likely been sharing the flight deck with a limited number of colleagues on the limited number of sectors they fly per month.

An instructor in a Cessna...
11th May 2020, 10:16
Replies: 354
Views: 192,977
Posted By Fostex

Germany also declare cases with co-morbidities...

Germany also declare cases with co-morbidities slightly differently. For example, if we had a palliative patient with Covid19 who died due to their underlying pathology, for example cancer; it would...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 331
 


 
Forum Jump

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

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.