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Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2020, 15:49
Replies: 28
Views: 7,882
Posted By wrench1

You still seem to be confusing the two issues....

You still seem to be confusing the two issues. Building or assembling an aircraft from spare or salvage parts is still an acceptable method per the FAA and has its own set of guidance which has been...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Sep 2020, 13:25
Replies: 118
Views: 20,049
Posted By wrench1

As mentioned, the missing parts in the accident...

As mentioned, the missing parts in the accident picture departed the aircraft in flight which tends to cause severe control issues due to the loss of weight/thrust at such a long arm. How it ended up...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Sep 2020, 13:14
Replies: 388
Views: 171,154
Posted By wrench1

If looking for the correct P/N: MS3106A16-11P...

If looking for the correct P/N: MS3106A16-11P along with backshell P/N: MS3057-8A. Most commercial electrical suppliers will carry these. Just mind the polarity of the equipment you wish to connect.
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Sep 2020, 22:33
Replies: 0
Views: 761
Posted By wrench1

Erickson 214B/214ST...

ERICKSON INC. AND BELL TEXTRON INC. ANNOUNCE TRANSFER OF TYPE CERTIFICATES FOR BELL MODEL 214ST AND B/B1 HELICOPTERS

Corporate News and Updates...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Sep 2020, 15:29
Replies: 118
Views: 20,049
Posted By wrench1

FYI: The "clean break" is where the ATSB more...

FYI: The "clean break" is where the ATSB more than likely removed the tailcone. The accident photos show the tailcone still on the aircraft.
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Sep 2020, 15:27
Replies: 118
Views: 20,049
Posted By wrench1

Will be interesting to know if the T/R D/S bolts...

Will be interesting to know if the T/R D/S bolts were checked at the G/B flex plate. The T/R shaft has a number of rotational scores/scratches just forward for the flex plate mount as does the...
Forum: Rotorheads
3rd Sep 2020, 15:29
Replies: 22
Views: 3,389
Posted By wrench1

As explained to me years ago, aircraft long line...

As explained to me years ago, aircraft long line external cargo weight limits were determined by the airframe structural load path from the external load to the primary lifting structure. Not all...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Sep 2020, 15:56
Replies: 27
Views: 4,643
Posted By wrench1

Have you tried contacting operators in Central...

Have you tried contacting operators in Central and South America? Back in the late 90s there were several civilian MI-8 ops in Peru plus a few more in a couple other countries. I believe they are...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Aug 2020, 15:00
Replies: 550
Views: 440,215
Posted By wrench1

In all honesty the owners donít care or care to...

In all honesty the owners donít care or care to know. In my experience with owners of these types of operations, it is not a priority per se if their pilot/mechanic skill set is top notch but rather...
Forum: Rotorheads
25th Aug 2020, 16:04
Replies: 550
Views: 440,215
Posted By wrench1

There's a lot of discussions going on about this...

There's a lot of discussions going on about this particular accident. But it seems until they can figure a way to train for the "complete the mission" scenarios, we'll still lose aircraft to this...
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Aug 2020, 20:14
Replies: 550
Views: 440,215
Posted By wrench1

Some people have put this as the root cause. One...

Some people have put this as the root cause. One of the pilots was the aircraft owner's regular corp pilot and the other was a 10K+ rotor pilot and they both were partners in a helicopter flight...
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Aug 2020, 16:50
Replies: 550
Views: 440,215
Posted By wrench1

Not yet. They're still in the "factual" part of...

Not yet. They're still in the "factual" part of the investigation of which the released Docket above is a part. Next out will be a Factual Report then the Final Report with the Probable Cause will be...
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Aug 2020, 13:34
Replies: 550
Views: 440,215
Posted By wrench1

NTSB Docket is out. Interesting comment on CVR...

NTSB Docket is out. Interesting comment on CVR transcript at 1:53:13.7 mark just before impact....
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Aug 2020, 20:27
Replies: 4
Views: 1,234
Posted By wrench1

Are you referring to a test rig for nozzle...

Are you referring to a test rig for nozzle overhaul and flow calibrations? If so, it's not really an item one specs out and builds. But here is the RR P/N for a factory version 6893374. A number of...
Forum: Rotorheads
17th Aug 2020, 20:16
Replies: 4
Views: 1,561
Posted By wrench1

Just curious on the project. Nothing more. Ran...

Just curious on the project. Nothing more. Ran across the video and thought maybe there might be some interesting stories to go with the canned video narrative.
Forum: Rotorheads
16th Aug 2020, 15:55
Replies: 4
Views: 1,561
Posted By wrench1

History question 2002...

So was that Crab and his trusty S61 that had to fly over and pick up the leftovers starting at the 6:30 mark....:)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTPeUXpOMh0
15th Aug 2020, 17:16
Replies: 214
Views: 188,613
Posted By wrench1

oceancrosser FYI: access is pretty...

oceancrosser

FYI: access is pretty restricted. It's not a free for all on the info. The link below gives a history and other info.
https://www.faa.gov/pilots/lic_cert/pria/
Forum: Rotorheads
14th Aug 2020, 14:26
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By wrench1

Page 92... ...

Page 92...
https://www.airbus.com/content/dam/channel-specific/website-/us/stc/AHNA-Options-Catalogue.pdf
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Aug 2020, 12:53
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By wrench1

I seem to recall Airbus offered a R/H side litter...

I seem to recall Airbus offered a R/H side litter kit that could be swapped out with standard pax seats. But don't know if works with all 130 models.
8th Aug 2020, 15:46
Replies: 439
Views: 174,190
Posted By wrench1

FYI: it's my understanding, the only non-linear...

FYI: it's my understanding, the only non-linear issue the MCAS was designed to correct applied to tactile stick force when the aircraft was at extreme angles of attack at the upper edges of the...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Aug 2020, 21:44
Replies: 35
Views: 16,506
Posted By wrench1

FYI: ERA's main hangar is in Lake Charles. The...

FYI: ERA's main hangar is in Lake Charles. The Galiano and New Iberia bases are legacy Bristow bases with the New Iberia base previously the main hangar from the Air Log days. ERA has a Houma base...
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Jul 2020, 20:41
Replies: 5
Views: 1,687
Posted By wrench1

As mentioned above, I recall the tech reps...

As mentioned above, I recall the tech reps stating they removed the strake due to increased T/R authority and the use of a different upper fin on the B3. There had been a few cracking issues of the...
27th Jul 2020, 20:08
Replies: 29
Views: 10,104
Posted By wrench1

FYI: I believe there were 4 separate inflight...

FYI: I believe there were 4 separate inflight single engine decels during letdown. The EAD was issued as there was a possibility that both engines could decel at the same time. There's an FAA doc out...
24th Jul 2020, 00:00
Replies: 439
Views: 174,190
Posted By wrench1

I think the direction being taken to those...

I think the direction being taken to those questions and the dozens of others out there will be answered when the MAX AD NPRM is posted. And you'll be able to personally read and ask/comment directly...
23rd Jul 2020, 20:41
Replies: 439
Views: 174,190
Posted By wrench1

Except the problem with Capitol Hill and aviation...

Except the problem with Capitol Hill and aviation is that once the aviation "issue" is out of the news we once again become the red-headed step child and are relegated back to our proverbial room....
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