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4th Jul 2022, 20:08
Replies: 19
Views: 2,753
Posted By Maoraigh1

In that situation, would a non-standard...

In that situation, would a non-standard go-around, to avoid helicopter wake, be appropriate? Notifying ATC or broadcasting on unicom.
5th Jun 2022, 21:41
Replies: 2
Views: 887
Posted By Maoraigh1

On 4/6/2022 Avgas was 2.87 per litre including...

On 4/6/2022 Avgas was 2.87 per litre including vat but with member discount at Inverness.
30th May 2022, 18:44
Replies: 3
Views: 1,099
Posted By Maoraigh1

"Some waterways are common property and I think...

"Some waterways are common property and I think some land areas in Scotland, but the terrain would probably not support aviation activities."
I doubt any land in Scotland is "common property"....
27th May 2022, 20:57
Replies: 4
Views: 1,175
Posted By Maoraigh1

Your profile location is UK. England? I know of 2...

Your profile location is UK. England? I know of 2 new airfields in Scotland, Highland, getting planning permission in this millennium. I think there's at least another in another Local Authority. The...
25th May 2022, 20:19
Replies: 12
Views: 1,970
Posted By Maoraigh1

I know of an accident when a pilot landed a...

I know of an accident when a pilot landed a tailwheel aircraft downwind in accordance with the signals T, which was never ever kmoved.
When I was getting my PPL at Thruxton in 1964, Mrs X came to...
23rd May 2022, 19:00
Replies: 14
Views: 1,562
Posted By Maoraigh1

I'm surprised anyone can hold a valid FAA Class 1...

I'm surprised anyone can hold a valid FAA Class 1 medical but be unable to get an EASA LAPL medical.
By valid I mean having kept the FAA informed of changes in medical condition, which the EASA...
23rd May 2022, 18:40
Replies: 32
Views: 11,916
Posted By Maoraigh1

The ex RAF WW2 pilot who did most of the...

The ex RAF WW2 pilot who did most of the instructing for recovering my PPL after 21 years not flying, did not include the mandatory loss of control in cloud in my instrument training - just the PPL...
19th May 2022, 19:32
Replies: 32
Views: 11,916
Posted By Maoraigh1

"​​​​ (javascript:void(0))The most surprising...

"​​​​ (javascript:void(0))The most surprising thing to me in that bulletin is that shoulder harnesses were worn underneath the life jackets by both occupants."
Easy to do accidentally in a small...
Forum: Rotorheads
7th May 2022, 21:27
Replies: 10
Views: 1,948
Posted By Maoraigh1

Have you contacted civilian mountain rescue...

Have you contacted civilian mountain rescue teams? Cairngorm are likely, being close to Lossie. Also Lochaber. I think there were ground mountain rescues before the RAF teams were formed
Forum: Rotorheads
6th May 2022, 21:16
Replies: 10
Views: 1,948
Posted By Maoraigh1

I remember reading in the Aberdeen P&J about a...

I remember reading in the Aberdeen P&J about a woman on a shooting party who injured her leg. A helicopter was called from Lossie. When she found she would be on a stretcher strapped outside, she...
27th Apr 2022, 19:48
Replies: 6
Views: 2,271
Posted By Maoraigh1

"I just wonder what happens when you get the car...

"I just wonder what happens when you get the car owner to court, and they say that they were not driving it!"
Who sent the instruction to move to the car?
It gets interesting if the car owner gave...
26th Apr 2022, 18:49
Replies: 51
Views: 3,499
Posted By Maoraigh1

"Avgas will be with us for decades more." Who...

"Avgas will be with us for decades more."
Who are "us"? There is talk of big oil/gas development by Eastern nation organisations in the Kurile Islands region. Not everyone is going "carbon neutral".
22nd Apr 2022, 09:09
Replies: 15
Views: 3,619
Posted By Maoraigh1

https://www.icelandreview.com/society/preparations...

https://www.icelandreview.com/society/preparations-made-to-recover-plane-crash-wreckage/
Wreckage recovery intended today 22 April.
30th Mar 2022, 19:58
Replies: 48
Views: 4,561
Posted By Maoraigh1

Aircraft with low mass and high drag are...

Aircraft with low mass and high drag are different from larger aircraft such as the C150 and Pa38, especially if they have a nthin wing section.The loss of airspeed and lift is sudden. Microlites...
28th Mar 2022, 20:09
Replies: 10
Views: 1,106
Posted By Maoraigh1

After logging in to Aviation Met, scroll down to...

After logging in to Aviation Met, scroll down to the black print items below the weather data.
There's an explanation under MetarNo need to go elsewhere.
(Assuming your accessing UK Aviation Met.)
20th Mar 2022, 20:29
Replies: 48
Views: 4,561
Posted By Maoraigh1

One hour a month left me with poor landings, even...

One hour a month left me with poor landings, even if I did some T&GS.
Nobody else local current on type.
11th Mar 2022, 19:58
Replies: 35
Views: 5,153
Posted By Maoraigh1

I had the Pa28 door open departing Hanksville,...

I had the Pa28 door open departing Hanksville, Utah, solo. I returned and landed no problem. I might have used rudder to keep it close to fuselage. I don't remember if I got it closed in the air....
9th Mar 2022, 20:26
Replies: 63
Views: 10,949
Posted By Maoraigh1

The Bolkow Junior Flight Manual has different...

The Bolkow Junior Flight Manual has different spin entry instructions for 2 different C of G ranges.
9th Mar 2022, 20:15
Replies: 54
Views: 4,693
Posted By Maoraigh1

"My statement that "I prefer to use the same...

"My statement that "I prefer to use the same landing technique for an 8,000 ft runway as for a 600 ft dirt strip" was for landings with available."
Landing on a mere 1700m runway, with a 150m...
8th Mar 2022, 19:04
Replies: 54
Views: 4,693
Posted By Maoraigh1

"The video pilot was very fortunate to be in...

"The video pilot was very fortunate to be in range of a long runway. I doubt he would have survived an of airport landing"
I doubt he would have used that technique for an off-airfielf landing.
7th Mar 2022, 19:04
Replies: 54
Views: 4,693
Posted By Maoraigh1

Note that he used his extra speed to clear...

Note that he used his extra speed to clear runway, after checking with ATC that this was acceptable.
Some seem to think blocking the runway until towed clear would have been better - the result if...
6th Mar 2022, 19:12
Replies: 21
Views: 4,244
Posted By Maoraigh1

A very senior mathematician at Dounreay was a...

A very senior mathematician at Dounreay was a member of our Jodel Flying Group. He could not get permission to use the runway, and had to use a farm field near Watten.
20th Feb 2022, 19:06
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By Maoraigh1

I had an interest in flying, but had no near...

I had an interest in flying, but had no near organisations, and could not have afforded it even if there had been.
I started flying in my first year at university, first opportunity.
As a teacher,...
10th Feb 2022, 19:00
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By Maoraigh1

My number changed, not just the letters. I'd...

My number changed, not just the letters. I'd enquired at a FSDO in 2007, and did as told before next US visit.
Contact the FAA and do what they ask - getting them to understand the situation may be...
9th Feb 2022, 20:56
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By Maoraigh1

My 1987 FAA 61.75 became invalid when I retired...

My 1987 FAA 61.75 became invalid when I retired and changed my address in 2006, as the UK CAA issued me with a JAR license. I had to apply for 61.75 again. I was not issued with a new 61.75, but it...
9th Feb 2022, 20:37
Replies: 15
Views: 3,619
Posted By Maoraigh1

"Probably irrelevant, but this pic also reminds...

"Probably irrelevant, but this pic also reminds me how difficult it is to judge height above still water, with no winds, no ripples, no waves."
Pics of rescue work show many small bits of ice on the...
8th Feb 2022, 19:06
Replies: 19
Views: 2,283
Posted By Maoraigh1

Could a trainer get into a tailslide even with a...

Could a trainer get into a tailslide even with a full power stall? Without a sharp pull-up from speed?
8th Feb 2022, 19:02
Replies: 12
Views: 2,012
Posted By Maoraigh1

Related to the Sala crash? "Which we operate...

Related to the Sala crash? "Which we operate under Private rules."
I see single turboprops using an unlicensed grass runway with the only fire response a volunteer unit in the town. They appear to...
8th Feb 2022, 13:08
Replies: 15
Views: 3,619
Posted By Maoraigh1

The four bodies are outside the aircraft....

The four bodies are outside the aircraft. Possibly a controlled ditching near the shore, with everyone able to get out, but not survive in the cold water. Aircraft drifts away from shore before...
6th Feb 2022, 19:27
Replies: 164
Views: 21,500
Posted By Maoraigh1

Calvine - off the A9? Nowhere near Cambeltown....

Calvine - off the A9? Nowhere near Cambeltown. Speculation it was operating from there. there.
August 4, it would be light at 8.30 PM BST there. Returning from a walk with a camera would not be...
4th Feb 2022, 19:03
Replies: 12
Views: 2,012
Posted By Maoraigh1

I fly a Permit G registered Syndicate aircraft,...

I fly a Permit G registered Syndicate aircraft, and have landed at unlicenced airfields since Brexit. I've heard nothing about this.
4th Feb 2022, 18:44
Replies: 15
Views: 3,619
Posted By Maoraigh1

Sight-seeing C172 missing in Iceland

https://www.icelandreview.com/society/missing-tourists-are-from-the-us-belgium-and-the-netherlands/
​​​​​​Missing since mid-day yesterday. Experienced pilot and 3 tourists.
1st Feb 2022, 19:59
Replies: 14
Views: 7,046
Posted By Maoraigh1

Same area in now also LFA14T, not restricted, but...

Same area in now also LFA14T, not restricted, but to 2,000' AGL, which is higher than the 5,000' of R610A, and active 7 days per week daylight hours. Using the recommended frequency seems unlikely to...
27th Jan 2022, 19:31
Replies: 9
Views: 682
Posted By Maoraigh1

Banff was in Banffshire, until reorganization put...

Banff was in Banffshire, until reorganization put it in Grampian Region. Next reorganization put it in Aberdeenshire. The old Banffshire disappeared. The west bit went into Moray. I'm typing this in...
24th Jan 2022, 18:55
Replies: 66
Views: 16,322
Posted By Maoraigh1

Just an 80 year old civvie. Today at 15.27, 3...

Just an 80 year old civvie. Today at 15.27, 3 medium size light grey helicopters, in formation, passed me on the beach ~12 NM east of Lossie. No roundels, no star of any colour, no script showing....
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