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ATPL Performance Exam - Use 100% of Wind for Graphs?

There is some debate at my ATPL school about whether to use 100% of the wind in the CAP Climb Graphs (this is the only graph that doesn't compensate for the head wind / tail wind in the graph)

The...
10th Jul 2014, 15:37
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Posted By LastPastthePost

Congrats BigOllyG, after much hard work a very...

Congrats BigOllyG, after much hard work a very shiny Orange Airbus awaits you.

I take it your still with Oxford?

I held off celebrating until I passed the medical. They test you on such a...
3rd Jul 2014, 14:06
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I think the majority of people were given a phone...

I think the majority of people were given a phone call to be told they were successful, which was a nice touch!

For those that got rejected, I feel for you. Rejection is part of life though, how...
27th Jun 2014, 15:24
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Congrats Fumap, hope to see you at Oxford.. ...

Congrats Fumap, hope to see you at Oxford..

I think that might have been the same day I was at. Did you wear a blazer with different colour trousers / shoes?
13th Jun 2014, 09:51
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Found out I made it onto the program and I also...

Found out I made it onto the program and I also passed the CAA medical, so can start celebrating now!

I enjoyed the medical, especially chatting to the other people. Its like a selection day...
5th Jun 2014, 21:37
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I attended the final stage at Oxford, just...

I attended the final stage at Oxford, just waiting to find out now.

The more I looked into easyJet the more impressed I got, very sound financially, strategy is good and being executed well,...
21st May 2014, 16:25
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Posted By LastPastthePost

About the same as most cadetships: small. ...

About the same as most cadetships: small.

The only number I have seen quoted is 89 places for 3200 applicants:

EasyJet supports CTC to keep pilot-recruitment pool strong - 12/16/2013 - Flight...
14th May 2014, 17:03
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I think with some Airlines, they have a standard,...

I think with some Airlines, they have a standard, you meet it, your in. As long as it works out to roughly the same number they intended its fine (although sometimes (like the FPP) not enough meet...
14th May 2014, 10:39
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Posted By LastPastthePost

There are some final stage interview / group...

There are some final stage interview / group exercises next week at Oxford.. No doubt the first of many..

Does anyone know the process and timescales for transferring back to the UK if you get...
12th May 2014, 22:02
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I did the Maths on the EZY vs BA that is referred...

I did the Maths on the EZY vs BA that is referred to on page 2.


I made it to the final stage at Waterside for the FPP, but screwed up the group exercise so didn't make the cut. I was working...
10th May 2014, 20:39
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Posted By LastPastthePost

Those look like interesting figures. I wonder...

Those look like interesting figures. I wonder where you got them from?

The figures for easyJet is from these two places:
Latest news - easyJet plc...
7th May 2014, 10:36
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I just did the Maths on the Finance, with some...

I just did the Maths on the Finance, with some assumptions about time to command (ie 9 years at easyJet and 18 years at BA). These are based on Oxford's PARC Finances and exclude any tax implication...
6th May 2014, 16:55
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I noticed that CTC have opened up applications. ...

I noticed that CTC have opened up applications. The big things that stick out to me are:

1. No mention of the expected easyJet guaranteeing the loan. It still states "Security Required: Mortgage...
2nd May 2014, 17:24
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Posted By LastPastthePost

Just checking in to say I got my feedback. The...

Just checking in to say I got my feedback. The surprise was that I appeared to have passed the interview but as expected I failed the Group exercise. I learnt a valuable lesson in not to volunteer...
14th Apr 2014, 15:50
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I agree, the Future Pilot Program is a great...

I agree, the Future Pilot Program is a great initiative and congratulations to those who are on it. It helps aspiring pilots and saves British Airways money too, so also helps meet the profit...
14th Apr 2014, 14:40
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I don't doubt that its made progress, but still...

I don't doubt that its made progress, but still has a long way to go. I was most concerned by this comment from Keith Williams "We moved BA's operating profit target from 1.1 bn to 1.3bn by 2015...
14th Apr 2014, 08:35
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I stand corrected. I'm sure last year it was...

I stand corrected. I'm sure last year it was lower.

No Desmunds at easyJet! (Well at least at CTC, I see Oxford will still take a 2:2)
14th Apr 2014, 07:43
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Posted By LastPastthePost

Congrats again to the those who got selected. ...

Congrats again to the those who got selected.

For me I know where I went wrong. The 2nd group exercise was quite complicated in that you had to do quite a few calculations to answer some of the...
11th Apr 2014, 16:38
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Posted By LastPastthePost

So BA made my mind up for me. Orange A320s are...

So BA made my mind up for me. Orange A320s are the way forward..

Filling out a pdf application form is a bit retro though. Next step will be to post it snail mail and include a stamped addressed...
11th Apr 2014, 13:37
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Posted By LastPastthePost

Congrats G-FORC, I can see from your attitude on...

Congrats G-FORC, I can see from your attitude on here that you deserved a place.

Thanks kirungi1.

Interestingly the reject letter invited you to reapply and didn't caveat it with the 3 year...
11th Apr 2014, 13:08
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Posted By LastPastthePost

As expected, didn't make the cut. Congrats...

As expected, didn't make the cut.

Congrats to those that did...

Now for the tough MPL decision..
11th Apr 2014, 10:35
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Posted By LastPastthePost

All my applications have been with Oxford to...

All my applications have been with Oxford to date, based on the principle that I know more about their tests and selection processes than say CTC / FTE.

But its hard not to notice that CTC do a...
11th Apr 2014, 09:21
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Posted By LastPastthePost

Thanks for the replies about Christmas. So it...

Thanks for the replies about Christmas. So it looks like my Santa Jumper might get another few years use at either BA or Easyjet.

I hope that Oxford get the same BBVA guarantee as CTC. To state...
10th Apr 2014, 09:53
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I'm quite relaxed about it actually. Don't...

I'm quite relaxed about it actually. Don't forget that Lindsay said that it might be they are not ready on the 11th (but will send an email with a new timetable), so your refreshing will continue...
8th Apr 2014, 13:49
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Posted By LastPastthePost

I'm also waiting for the FPP results on Friday. ...

I'm also waiting for the FPP results on Friday. If I don't get in, I am in two minds about applying to Oxford for this.

One of the things that they don't mention on the website is that its 100k +...
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