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27th Jun 2019, 19:43
Replies: 58
Views: 10,835
Posted By thetimesreader84

The Mittelwerk and Mittelbau-Dora are two decent...

The Mittelwerk and Mittelbau-Dora are two decent enough reasons, Iíd say.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mittelwerk
​​​​​​​ (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mittelwerk)...
10th Apr 2019, 18:54
Replies: 3
Views: 1,210
Posted By thetimesreader84

Wasnít the An-124 designed to deliver ICBMís to...

Wasnít the An-124 designed to deliver ICBMís to submarines in the far north of Russia (Soviet Union)? In which case Iíd imagine itís not too bad at short / rough / icy field operations.
1st Apr 2019, 15:39
Replies: 1,188
Views: 862,840
Posted By thetimesreader84

The cabin trainer was used when I joined in 2016....

The cabin trainer was used when I joined in 2016. Pilots werenít allowed down the slide, but the Cabin Crew were...

While I know that none of the Max-8ís were ever handed over to Monarch, does...
4th Mar 2019, 21:34
Replies: 36
Views: 10,738
Posted By thetimesreader84

Having done both, unless you are at either end of...

Having done both, unless you are at either end of your career (very beginning with no family etc, or very end with no family to support any longer) take the Airbus. When you get made redundant (and...
15th Jan 2019, 08:56
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

Just one correction to the above; thereís no PMI...

Just one correction to the above; thereís no PMI night stop, just a night flight in summer I believe.
26th Dec 2018, 12:47
Replies: 34
Views: 3,179
Posted By thetimesreader84

Thanks all & merry Christmas (whatís left of it,...

Thanks all & merry Christmas (whatís left of it, anyway!)
25th Dec 2018, 16:58
Replies: 34
Views: 3,179
Posted By thetimesreader84

Excellent info, thanks all. A bit bit more...

Excellent info, thanks all.

A bit bit more if I may - did you ever ďattackĒ other installations, like power stations, road bridges etc as a practice for the war time role, or were attack profiles...
25th Dec 2018, 10:26
Replies: 34
Views: 3,179
Posted By thetimesreader84

When you are / were choosing the targets, do you...

When you are / were choosing the targets, do you mean choosing a bombing range, or another airfield, or something else?

Merry Christmas all!
11th Sep 2018, 10:37
Replies: 2
Views: 760
Posted By thetimesreader84

Tips based on using a c. 6-7 year old satphone in...

Tips based on using a c. 6-7 year old satphone in a small biz jet; newer satphones / newer, bigger a/c may be better, I have no experience with them sadly!

1) try to get an external (to the...
Forum: Tech Log
1st Sep 2018, 13:45
Replies: 36
Views: 4,410
Posted By thetimesreader84

As ever, FCOM, pro-nor-sop will have the Airbus /...

As ever, FCOM, pro-nor-sop will have the Airbus / Your company definitive answer, but...

ďGee-EssĒ, ďGlideĒ and ďGlideslopeĒ are all things Iíve said in the past, and will probably say again in...
30th Aug 2018, 16:26
Replies: 36
Views: 22,983
Posted By thetimesreader84

Of course, it also helps if the owners donít load...

Of course, it also helps if the owners donít load the company up with debt (£200 million in the last set of accounts alone). But perhaps thatís for another thread.

FWIW, Iíve heard no more DEP...
Forum: Questions
4th Aug 2018, 12:34
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By thetimesreader84

Isnít there a flight sim vendor that sells...

Isnít there a flight sim vendor that sells replica PFDs etc?

edit; yes, but it appears out of stock. https://www.cpflight.com/en/cdu737-prod-76.php
26th Jul 2018, 18:23
Replies: 13
Views: 7,277
Posted By thetimesreader84

Well... weíre waiting...

Well... weíre waiting...
14th Jul 2018, 12:21
Replies: 48
Views: 18,304
Posted By thetimesreader84

Iím amazed thereís no pax -> freight conversions...

Iím amazed thereís no pax -> freight conversions if prices are that depressed, particularly for A321s. At a time when 757s are in massive demand, a 757 Class aircraft on the cheap? Surprising.
27th May 2018, 10:50
Replies: 24
Views: 3,300
Posted By thetimesreader84

C130 (not -J) uses the Allison engine, dates back...

C130 (not -J) uses the Allison engine, dates back to the 50s.

I heard the core core of the IAE v2500 is the same as a JT-8, if that counts?

and not airborne, but a lot of the Jets you are...
Forum: Tech Log
27th May 2018, 09:32
Replies: 20
Views: 2,854
Posted By thetimesreader84

I completely agree. But what you have there, is...

I completely agree. But what you have there, is an easy way to make nearly every aircraft in the western world single pilot.

Humans will invent vent their way out of existence if you ask me...
18th May 2018, 18:52
Replies: 14
Views: 7,171
Posted By thetimesreader84

In a past life, I worked with some of their...

In a past life, I worked with some of their trainers. All nice guys.

West Atlantic still flies ATPs, so thatís one possibility I guess?
8th Mar 2018, 19:30
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

@skilledboot; Yes, A320 Rated, called 2...

@skilledboot;

Yes, A320 Rated, called 2 weeks ago for a start in May, Sim early Dec.
24th Feb 2018, 10:04
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

For me, the difference between taking a commuting...

For me, the difference between taking a commuting job and BA.
24th Feb 2018, 08:32
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

And as an FO? The BA offer for short haul was a...

And as an FO? The BA offer for short haul was a chunk more than Monarch (not exactly known for crap wages) paid me.

As I originally said, if youíre a captain or Senior FO at a regional base, then...
24th Feb 2018, 07:01
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

Because that race to the bottom is going on...

Because that race to the bottom is going on everywhere, and maybe BA will level off at a point above the LoCos?

It’s not for everyone, I agree. If I was high houred FO or Captain at a regional...
19th Feb 2018, 18:15
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

Good news. Do we know when the lucky ones...

Good news.

Do we know when the lucky ones came into the hold pool? I.e. how far through the hold pool are BA? I heard during the last intake a few weeks ago they were up to about mid October hold...
14th Feb 2018, 13:14
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

Jwscud, I completely understand the reasoning...

Jwscud, I completely understand the reasoning behind why they arenít giving more than the bare minimum notice for start dates. Doesnít make it any easier when youíre at the bottom of the (TR) hold...
13th Feb 2018, 17:26
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

My understanding from the conference call was...

My understanding from the conference call was that rather than let you know in advance, (“Hey TTR, we’re putting you on a course in October, that ok?”) they are waiting until 90 days before your...
6th Feb 2018, 12:41
Replies: 6,509
Views: 5,384,107
Posted By thetimesreader84

Early Dec 2016. No call from BA yet.

Early Dec 2016. No call from BA yet.
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