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Forum: Tech Log
13th Jun 2019, 09:21
Replies: 23
Views: 3,884
Posted By kenparry

Another unrelated but relevant aspect is that...

Another unrelated but relevant aspect is that helicopters also produce a wake that can be dangerous to light aircraft. A former student of mine died in an accident at Oxford when his SEP encountered...
12th Jun 2019, 16:24
Replies: 17
Views: 3,139
Posted By kenparry

Look at the London Gazette website. Put in his...

Look at the London Gazette website. Put in his full name (and personal number if you can find it) and it should find his commissioning date and subsequent promotions. That would give you a start.
...
7th Jun 2019, 16:42
Replies: 43
Views: 9,794
Posted By kenparry

That's correct. The Concorde engine was the...

That's correct. The Concorde engine was the Olympus 593B; I believe the "B" was for Big, and it followed the 593D, where "D" was for "development". the B had a larger diameter than the D, and both...
7th Jun 2019, 15:37
Replies: 16
Views: 2,152
Posted By kenparry

G90: yes, sadly, a simple question can quickly...

G90: yes, sadly, a simple question can quickly provoke an unexpected slanging match. Just relax and have another beer - it's not about you!
2nd Jun 2019, 14:45
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Thread drift, wrt Lord Howe Island. If you...

Thread drift, wrt Lord Howe Island.

If you have not read "The Lonely Sea and the Sky" by (Sir) Francis Chichester, I do recommend it. He did the first E-W solo flight across the Tasman, in 1931,...
31st May 2019, 10:36
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

OK - I thought it might have been from the end of...

OK - I thought it might have been from the end of the Jaguars' RAF life when some were flown into Cosford - quite a short runway for a Jag.

I have nothing to hand at present, so OH continues.
31st May 2019, 10:24
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Cosford????

Cosford????
30th May 2019, 20:46
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Jenkins, DH. In my logbook, too. I...

Jenkins, DH.

In my logbook, too. I remember a really crap landing there when being checked out on a C172. At the flare I gave the wheel the slight backwards tweak that suffices on a B767,...
30th May 2019, 20:09
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

dook, your large bet is a winner

dook,

your large bet is a winner
30th May 2019, 19:19
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

And now for something completely different: ...

And now for something completely different:



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30th May 2019, 19:15
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

I must admit to local knowledge - Waterbeach is...

I must admit to local knowledge - Waterbeach is only 10 miles or so from home. It still looks broadly the same from above, though if you look carefully it is rather derelict. The Army moved out...
30th May 2019, 17:21
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Waterbeach?

Waterbeach?
28th May 2019, 12:56
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Is it not pprune's oblique way of indicating that...

Is it not pprune's oblique way of indicating that he's a newbie and not allowed PMs?
27th May 2019, 13:18
Replies: 10
Views: 2,924
Posted By kenparry

1. Don't know. 2. Transmitter. (receiver is...

1. Don't know.
2. Transmitter. (receiver is R/X or RX)
3. Don't know.
4. True.
25th May 2019, 17:10
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Japan?...………..

Japan?...………..
23rd May 2019, 19:35
Replies: 25
Views: 10,278
Posted By kenparry

TFC: Yes, Stanstead is in Suffolk. ...

TFC:

Yes, Stanstead is in Suffolk. But...……… Stansted airport is in Essex. Different place.
19th May 2019, 14:53
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

I can only echo what nvubu said above. Sad days,...

I can only echo what nvubu said above. Sad days, and deepest sympathy to his family and friends.

KP
15th May 2019, 15:30
Replies: 34
Views: 7,432
Posted By kenparry

True - but also it is seriously overloaded by...

True - but also it is seriously overloaded by current traffic. There is an improvement scheme, perhaps a decade from fruition.
11th May 2019, 21:12
Replies: 1
Views: 564
Posted By kenparry

Piper Meridian is turboprop, yes? SEP = single...

Piper Meridian is turboprop, yes? SEP = single engine piston. There's a clue.
9th May 2019, 16:17
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

dook, yes Old Warden. You have control

dook, yes Old Warden.

You have control
9th May 2019, 16:16
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

I was in that Chippie. Another shot: ...

I was in that Chippie. Another shot:

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/2000x1920/80-p1010884_bdddc99414be75b23c8cbeddd87b9eb0518d56aa.jpg
9th May 2019, 15:35
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

Not sure what you mean. I was holding the...

Not sure what you mean. I was holding the throttle, my wife had the camera.
9th May 2019, 15:15
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

A distinct change from the last: ...

A distinct change from the last:

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9th May 2019, 15:09
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

A few of my former airline colleagues did think...

A few of my former airline colleagues did think it hilarious that an air force base was so named. I should add that none of that small band was ex military.

dook, thank you. Next challenge very...
9th May 2019, 14:42
Replies: 14,949
Views: 1,599,725
Posted By kenparry

In that case: Moron, Spain?

In that case: Moron, Spain?
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