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23rd Jan 2023, 01:17
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

:} keep smoking that weed man… That would be...

:} keep smoking that weed man…

That would be one of the highest paid roles in the public sector. In the Services you would be on a higher salary than CDS! Who gets paid £270k-£290k per year, or...
20th Jan 2023, 19:44
Replies: 95
Views: 18,189
Posted By Lima Juliet

Non-uniformity within RAF uniform is a part of...

Non-uniformity within RAF uniform is a part of its psyche. It’s all a part of the Air Force Spirit developed over a number of years. AVM Dr Fin Monahan DFC calls it “affected nonchalance’ if you...
15th Jan 2023, 21:49
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

SASless - agreed, which is why we have CLM -...

SASless - agreed, which is why we have CLM - Command, Leadership and Management. Three separate things that need developing as you progress. It’s important to know the difference between the 3....
15th Jan 2023, 12:32
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

There lay another complication. You aren’t just...

There lay another complication. You aren’t just training people to fly - that’s a bit like comparing private drivers, F1 drivers, rally drivers, bus drivers and HGV drivers as just ‘drivers’. For...
15th Jan 2023, 00:06
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

Mate, you need to check your maths… The...

Mate, you need to check your maths…

The annual capitation rate for a junior aircrew mate is in excess of £100k. So you would pay off £480k if it saved buying over 4 of your so-called “extra...
14th Jan 2023, 23:48
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

That’s the thing that people still aren’t...

That’s the thing that people still aren’t understanding. The external contractors aren’t “explaining how our own system works”, we’re telling them how it works and they are building the RAF a system...
14th Jan 2023, 21:52
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

1771 DELETE Retention causes issues all of...

1771 DELETE

Retention causes issues all of its own if you don’t keep a healthy churn going through. You end up with Dad’s/Mum’s Army with Cpl Jones everywhere. You also end up with too few with...
14th Jan 2023, 21:43
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

Timelord Nope - UKMFTS manage their own...

Timelord

Nope - UKMFTS manage their own pipelines in flying training and they don’t even run everything. For example all of the ISTAR Mission Aircrew are still trained via the RAF and another...
14th Jan 2023, 19:57
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

airsound - OK, I’ll spell out the total tripe for...

airsound - OK, I’ll spell out the total tripe for you from the article:https://inews.co.uk/news/politics/raf-admits-urgent-need-to-solve-shortage-of-trained-pilots-2083957



Well, it isn’t, as...
14th Jan 2023, 14:17
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

How do you know it doesn’t link into STARs, JPA,...

How do you know it doesn’t link into STARs, JPA, TAFMIS, etc…? Also, how do you know what it actually does when the tool, to the best of my knowledge, hasn’t been rolled out for use? How many IT...
14th Jan 2023, 14:04
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

NutLoose All Aircrew, Officer and...

NutLoose



All Aircrew, Officer and SNCO, are bonded by a 6 year initial training return of service which starts on the first day of flying training and finishes 6 years after finishing your...
14th Jan 2023, 10:59
Replies: 125
Views: 36,218
Posted By Lima Juliet

Total tripe woven into a MSM story again. The...

Total tripe woven into a MSM story again. The Boston Consulting Group contract is for RAF Digital and is not ‘advising’ on how to recruit, train and career manage Aircrew. They might help provide...
13th Jan 2023, 21:51
Replies: 70
Views: 18,762
Posted By Lima Juliet

Total hoop! Straight from “The Firm”...

Total hoop!

Straight from “The Firm” themselves: https://www.royal.uk/coronation-crowns
12th Jan 2023, 00:28
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

Sketretal - there are factors applied to the way...

Sketretal - there are factors applied to the way that your resettlement commutation is calculated for AFPS75 to allow for LTA. Some detail here:...
12th Jan 2023, 00:07
Replies: 70
Views: 18,762
Posted By Lima Juliet

The St Edward’s Crown (incorrectly called...

The St Edward’s Crown (incorrectly called “Queen’s Crown” by some) was not authorised until 11 Nov 1954 under Air Ministry Order A274. Even then, old stocks of badges were to be used first before the...
6th Jan 2023, 21:43
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

Just 16 years to get an immediate pension if you...

Just 16 years to get an immediate pension if you joined as an officer over age 22 or more under AFPS75 :ok:
4th Jan 2023, 23:21
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

Cole Burner - Judicial Pension Scheme (JPS) 1993...

Cole Burner - Judicial Pension Scheme (JPS) 1993 was unregistered, so no LTA or AA. JPS15 is registered for tax and so AA and LTA apply. As is Judicial AVC and Judicial Added Pension. But you are...
3rd Jan 2023, 17:30
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

NATOPotato - sadly various Governments have...

NATOPotato - sadly various Governments have agreed to rob tax our pension arrangements over the years. In 2006 LTA was £1.5M and so it didn’t affect most of us (apart from CDS), then by 2011/12 it...
3rd Jan 2023, 17:19
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

ItsonlyMeagain - that is because the multiplier...

ItsonlyMeagain - that is because the multiplier before 1 Apr 2006 was 25 and not 20. But then again the LTA was much larger in real terms - there is an example here:...
3rd Jan 2023, 17:15
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

When a pension sharing order splits a pension...

When a pension sharing order splits a pension this may allow those facing an LTA charge to reduce or negate it. If both parties agree to use the pension as part of the settlement as opposed to other...
3rd Jan 2023, 13:48
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

Easy Street - yes, it’s like the bonkers-brigade...

Easy Street - yes, it’s like the bonkers-brigade that left before 1 Apr 22 as they would be ‘forced’ onto AFPS15 after that. Despite trying to explain that everything that they had earned up to that...
3rd Jan 2023, 13:42
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

A Benefit Crystallisation Event (BCE) used to...

A Benefit Crystallisation Event (BCE) used to value LTA is normally a once off event, but there are other things that can trigger a re show. They are know as BCE 1-9. They are listed here:...
2nd Jan 2023, 21:29
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

gipsymagpie - it could/can be drawn well before...

gipsymagpie - it could/can be drawn well before that. For officers it was/is 16/38 and for other ranks it was/is LOS 22. That was an Immediate Pension Point (IPP) and then it would index link at age...
2nd Jan 2023, 01:40
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

kintyred - ah, I see what you’re saying now. Yes,...

kintyred - ah, I see what you’re saying now. Yes, if they stayed with the same threshold of £1.073M, but reduced the multiplier, then it would in effect allow you to keep more pension. I got confused...
1st Jan 2023, 21:12
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

kintyred - for AFPS there is no pension pot. Our...

kintyred - for AFPS there is no pension pot. Our pensions are written into UK Law as effectively an IOU. Think of it a bit like this:
...
1st Jan 2023, 12:20
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

kintyred NO! (Sorry to shout). This...

kintyred



NO! (Sorry to shout). This would lower the threshold that you get the 55% and 25% LTA tax, so more people would end up paying it. You need the multiplier to increase as it shifts the...
31st Dec 2022, 01:48
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

I very much doubt they will change the 20x...

I very much doubt they will change the 20x multiplier and this is why…

When the LTA was first introduced in Apr 06 it was quite generous at £1.5M. This gradually increased to £1.8M by 2010/11 tax...
30th Dec 2022, 10:50
Replies: 82
Views: 17,560
Posted By Lima Juliet

I think you’ll be close on those numbers and...

I think you’ll be close on those numbers and obviously you’ll be part of the McCloud shenanigans and so at this range it is hard to work this out exactly. Also, it will depend on your age, how index...
28th Dec 2022, 17:10
Replies: 220
Views: 49,423
Posted By Lima Juliet

downsizer - a stable belt isn’t an instant combat...

downsizer - a stable belt isn’t an instant combat indicator of “prickness”, rather more someone’s attitude is. The stable belt is a personal expense item and so you don’t have to wear one, you can...
27th Dec 2022, 22:34
Replies: 220
Views: 49,423
Posted By Lima Juliet

This is an abstract from Psychological issues in...

This is an abstract from Psychological issues in military uniform design:



There are many reasons why getting uniform right is fairly important, the basics are in this abstract. It’s one more...
27th Dec 2022, 21:12
Replies: 220
Views: 49,423
Posted By Lima Juliet

The various Services of the IDF have quite a few...

The various Services of the IDF have quite a few actually…
...
27th Dec 2022, 12:29
Replies: 220
Views: 49,423
Posted By Lima Juliet

In an Internal Briefing Note (IBN) just before...

In an Internal Briefing Note (IBN) just before Christmas it was announced that the No 2 Service Dress would stay for office wear but with significant improvements made to the quality and...
25th Dec 2022, 17:43
Replies: 5
Views: 3,215
Posted By Lima Juliet

Baldeep Inminj that will be because Ascent are...

Baldeep Inminj that will be because Ascent are partners with Defence and not in financial competition with their partners. So not shocking at all as soon as you realise that. When you’re partners you...
25th Dec 2022, 11:25
Replies: 5
Views: 3,215
Posted By Lima Juliet

Roughly what you would get in the mob for similar...

Roughly what you would get in the mob for similar levels of SQEPness for a Flt Lt (so £60k-£70k max). However, there are advantages and disadvantages. You obviously get geographic stability, you...
25th Dec 2022, 11:02
Replies: 36
Views: 10,705
Posted By Lima Juliet

I believe that attempts to burn off the oil...

I believe that attempts to burn off the oil through bombing were largely unsuccessful and made things worse - as was the Unilever and BP detergent that dispersed and broke up the oil in the water and...
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