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Having worked for L3 and CAE (Before it was...

Having worked for L3 and CAE (Before it was called that) I personally wouldn't go to either. No one's mentioned the fact that a lot of L3-trained pilots were actually trained by Leading Edge at...
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Posted By PFD

Google Location for LEA FWB

The correct location is here
30849 Alhama de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
thatís from Google when I clicked on the pin on the map.

It is about 10 miles WSW of Murcia International Airport.
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I think Iíve met you on one of the Flat Earth...

I think Iíve met you on one of the Flat Earth sites or possibly Anti-Vax.

Do you seriously think that all of this hasnít been planned for or dealt with. There are buildings and fuel, the...
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Posted By PFD

Latest Update

Leading Edge have announced their fair weather base is in Alhama de Murcia Southern Spain.
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Posted By PFD

I read the AIIB report and the main thing that...

I read the AIIB report and the main thing that had me gobsmacked was;


When I told an old pilot friend of mine this he almost shouted ďWHAT!Ē
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Posted By PFD

I'm a ground school TKI. I wasn't aware of QNE,...

I'm a ground school TKI. I wasn't aware of QNE, so thanks for this. Not an ICAO code anyway, but I can see how someone might think it's SPS. Of course, when you look at the definition, it's...
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Posted By PFD

A colleague of mine had a call from a CAE student...

A colleague of mine had a call from a CAE student and was told that CAE are saying EasyJet only recruit from them. This is nonsense isnít it? There must be people applying to EasyJet and getting...
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Posted By PFD

Blimey. You should write for the Daily Mail or...

Blimey. You should write for the Daily Mail or Express weather predictions section.
20th Jan 2022, 15:51
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Posted By PFD

Thanks all

Thank you all who have replied so far, honestly didn't realise there were two needles on that gauge.
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Posted By PFD

Be wary of Avex explanations, they are sometimes...

Be wary of Avex explanations, they are sometimes wildly inaccurate. Ask your instructors.
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Posted By PFD

We all know what to expect, the Learning...

We all know what to expect, the Learning Objectives are published and fairly clear. Okay, on occasion the questions are a bit "weird" and we challenge those, but I do know, from experience with...
16th Jan 2022, 14:52
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Posted By PFD

Hi. I thought CVR recording time had gone up to...

Hi. I thought CVR recording time had gone up to 10 hours now? plus they have to have their own power supply. Perhaps you don't have to retrofit it. i would have thought though, that a failure to...
16th Jan 2022, 14:39
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Views: 1,141
Posted By PFD

Question White blocks at Flap positions on indicator

Hi all from sunny (sporadic) Banbury in UK. I have an on going question which the internet (and I've printed it all off, it's just not there) refuses to answer. As an aircraft ground engineer, it...
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Posted By PFD

Yes Iíve heard the same from contractor TKIs

Yes Iíve heard the same from contractor TKIs
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Posted By PFD

Thank you for that. I knew that was the case on...

Thank you for that. I knew that was the case on Take Off, didn’t realise it was the same in descent.
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Posted By PFD

bulldog89 Blimey mate, you're all over the...

bulldog89

Blimey mate, you're all over the place, you seem to be saying that VNAV DOES include pitch control, which of course it does. You also seem to think that the AP doesn't hold an altitude,...
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Posted By PFD

rudestuff After THR HOLD, if you wanted to...

rudestuff

After THR HOLD, if you wanted to push up the power, wouldn't you have to disarm the AT though? I agree with everything you've said there by the way, and agree that if you manually...
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Posted By PFD

bulldog89 Yes because YOU have mishandled...

bulldog89

Yes because YOU have mishandled the manual thrust. If you observed what was happening as the speed was dropping, the pitch angle would have been increasing to increase AoA and lift,...
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Posted By PFD

rudestuff Hi, thanks for your input. I don’t...

rudestuff

Hi, thanks for your input. I don’t wish to contradict you, but in what mode does thrust control altitude? Auto thrust modes are Thrust (N1, Climb, TO/GA ETC) Idle (During Level Chg...
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Posted By PFD

I didn’t say “you” banked it. Anyway. How do you...

I didn’t say “you” banked it. Anyway. How do you explain that VNAV appears in the pitch channel window of the FMA and the Autothrottle is only ever on the left and can only do a thrust or speed (IAS...
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Posted By PFD

bulldog89 You clearly don’t understand what...

bulldog89

You clearly don’t understand what happens in VNAV especially in VNAV PTH. What about the aircraft that have a VNAV mode and no auto throttle?

But from your other replies, yes you’re...
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Posted By PFD

bulldog89 Hmm so you’re saying that if you...

bulldog89

Hmm so you’re saying that if you are in VNAV with the autopilot on, on a 737 and you are controlling the throttles, that it isn’t automated?
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Posted By PFD

Now you’re just trying to justify your answer....

Now you’re just trying to justify your answer. Where in the question does it say Fully Automated and what aircraft is it? Also could you explain how VNAV PTH is possible at varying air speeds without...
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Posted By PFD

bulldog89 Okay, so I just tried VNAV via FMS...

bulldog89

Okay, so I just tried VNAV via FMS on a 737, without autothrottle, no problem, although i had to control the throttle obviously. So if someone is saying the right answer is autothrottle,...
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Posted By PFD

So can you explain how an aircraft without auto...

So can you explain how an aircraft without auto throttle does VNAV? Or how Autothrottle is able to maintain VNAV ALT? Remember we are talking CAT aircraft usually A320 or 737 sizes minimum.
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Posted By PFD

Try This

Which system is required in order for the FMS to control vertical navigation?
1. Pitch Controller
2. Auto Throttle
3. Electronic Flight Bag
4. Flight Director
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Posted By PFD

Red face Agree with RH and Alex

RichardH

Exactly the way I feel I have taught in 4 different ATO's and still going. I do not want the question bank CAA or otherwise, open to all, but this is what I have found over the years, and...
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Posted By PFD

SRS Help

Greetings. The Speed Reference system is a TOGA (Take off and go around mode) on the Airbus. I'll describe what I know about the A320 one as it's the SIM we have.

If you understand Level Change or...
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Posted By PFD

I thought L3 had closed Portugal?

I thought L3 had closed Portugal?
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Posted By PFD

Oh really. We’ll see.

Oh really. We’ll see.
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Posted By PFD

Harris never wanted the flight training side of...

Harris never wanted the flight training side of things from L3, they clearly just wanted the Simulators.
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Posted By PFD

I may have slightly misquoted but actually no. If...

I may have slightly misquoted but actually no. If you are a full British citizen yes, but my wife has a British Residence Permit, and that only entitles her to live here. Itís because we are not part...
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Posted By PFD

In the new syllabus for 2020 Met is definitely 30...

In the new syllabus for 2020 Met is definitely 30 feet per hPa
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Posted By PFD

I expect they just thought that a company that...

I expect they just thought that a company that has just paid its shareholders half a million dollars, wouldn’t shaft them financially.

Hindsight is a wonderful thing. What they really don’t need...
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