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Forum: Jet Blast
18th Jul 2016, 10:01
Replies: 6,758
Views: 616,430
Posted By seen_the_box

I believe he's renounced his US citizenship....

I believe he's renounced his US citizenship. (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/conservative/11413801/Boris-Johnson-clears-way-to-Number-10-by-renouncing-US-passport.html)
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Jul 2016, 12:25
Replies: 6,758
Views: 616,430
Posted By seen_the_box

That certainly never occurred to me. Boris is a...

That certainly never occurred to me. Boris is a fiercely intelligent, statesmanlike politician who ran one of the biggest and most important cities in the world for eight years. I think he's more...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Jul 2016, 00:38
Replies: 239
Views: 28,193
Posted By seen_the_box

Nice attack: Gingrich wants 'Sharia test' for US...

Nice attack: Gingrich wants 'Sharia test' for US Muslims - BBC News (http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-36806380)

Comments such as these which were previously only publicly stated by the more...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jul 2016, 11:23
Replies: 239
Views: 28,193
Posted By seen_the_box

I'm certainly not worried by it. I'm looking...

I'm certainly not worried by it. I'm looking forward to a FN with more influence.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jul 2016, 10:02
Replies: 239
Views: 28,193
Posted By seen_the_box

The issue, as others have already pointed out, is...

The issue, as others have already pointed out, is that the solution to this problem is not what we would recognise as 'civilised'. We in the west are ultimately going to have to do some rather...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jul 2016, 00:52
Replies: 239
Views: 28,193
Posted By seen_the_box

France is on the verge of 'civil war', the...

France is on the verge of 'civil war', the country's head of intelligence says | Daily Mail Online...
14th Jul 2016, 11:26
Replies: 10
Views: 7,531
Posted By seen_the_box

I'm fairly sure that there will be no hours cap...

I'm fairly sure that there will be no hours cap with this contract. Expect to fly close to 100 hours per month for eight months on the bounce.
13th Jul 2016, 16:29
Replies: 1,017
Views: 530,644
Posted By seen_the_box

I just wanted to wade in here on the issue of...

I just wanted to wade in here on the issue of finances.

There is no denying that the first few years (arguably until you get on an SFO contract) will be tough financially, especially if you're...
Forum: Tech Log
12th Jul 2016, 13:53
Replies: 20
Views: 11,374
Posted By seen_the_box

Why complicate it any further? Just land...

Why complicate it any further? Just land flapless. The reference distance for a 66t 320 landing flapless (slats and flaps at zero) is only 2000m, which is hardly extreme.
Forum: Tech Log
12th Jul 2016, 12:40
Replies: 20
Views: 11,374
Posted By seen_the_box

It sounds like a particularly vicious and...

It sounds like a particularly vicious and unrealistic sim scenario, but as mcdhu says, flapless approach is pretty much your only option, unless you fancy a glide approach!
Forum: Tech Log
12th Jul 2016, 12:38
Replies: 20
Views: 12,844
Posted By seen_the_box

Personally I agree. However, it's an FMA change I...

Personally I agree. However, it's an FMA change I suppose so the Airbus philosophy is to call it.



You still have the auto-callout from the RAs. You should hear something like 50 'Flare' 30...
Forum: Tech Log
11th Jul 2016, 11:03
Replies: 20
Views: 12,844
Posted By seen_the_box

The reason that "No Flare" isn't a call is that,...

The reason that "No Flare" isn't a call is that, according to Airbus Technical and Training, there is no failure case which would only lead to FLARE mode not engaging. In other words, if you have...
10th Jul 2016, 09:35
Replies: 84
Views: 112,982
Posted By seen_the_box

Rank: Captain A/C type: A320 Years in...

Rank: Captain
A/C type: A320
Years in service: 4.5
Type of airline: LCC
Base country: CH
Hours per month: 70 (90+ occasionally in busy months)
Monthly salary (gross): €16000
Monthly salary...
9th Jul 2016, 11:16
Replies: 6
Views: 3,501
Posted By seen_the_box

The amount of nonsense spouted about the Airbus...

The amount of nonsense spouted about the Airbus on these fora is something to behold. I have never felt remotely "not in control" in 5000+ hours flying the Airbus.

Everybody I have ever met who...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Jul 2016, 18:04
Replies: 182
Views: 21,322
Posted By seen_the_box

I'm absolutely no fan of Bush or Blair, but I do...

I'm absolutely no fan of Bush or Blair, but I do wish people would grow up and accept that there are no grounds for either of them to be charged with war crimes.
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Jul 2016, 21:24
Replies: 182
Views: 21,322
Posted By seen_the_box

Why did he need to be removed? Who cares how...

Why did he need to be removed?

Who cares how many of his own people he imprisoned, tortured or killed? He was not our problem. These people need strong leaders to keep them in line, or else you...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Jul 2016, 17:19
Replies: 182
Views: 21,322
Posted By seen_the_box

I accept that nobody has read the report in full...

I accept that nobody has read the report in full yet.

However, I'm not sure how anyone who has so much as glanced at Chilcot's findings could think that anything was being swept under the carpet....
Forum: Tech Log
1st Jul 2016, 23:44
Replies: 25
Views: 7,677
Posted By seen_the_box

That is the case for a single engine go around....

That is the case for a single engine go around. For an AEO go around, we accelerate at the standard acceleration altitude (1000'AAL) unless a special, airfield specific procedure precludes it.
30th Jun 2016, 14:29
Replies: 9
Views: 2,291
Posted By seen_the_box

On the Airbus (320 family and I assume the rest...

On the Airbus (320 family and I assume the rest of the FBW aircraft too), the technical limitation is 100' or 5 seconds after liftoff.

We don't really have a company limitation; you can hand-fly...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Jun 2016, 13:02
Replies: 1,525
Views: 165,565
Posted By seen_the_box

US election: 'I like waterboarding a lot', says...

US election: 'I like waterboarding a lot', says Donald Trump - BBC News (http://www.bbc.com/news/election-us-2016-36664752)

I'm very much looking forward to Trump being elected. The more strong...
29th Jun 2016, 23:50
Replies: 987
Views: 909,780
Posted By seen_the_box

I just like to read threads like this to see...

I just like to read threads like this to see what's going on in the industry. I have to wonder: is this really something that people are looking at when considering a potential employer? I can't...
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Jun 2016, 00:13
Replies: 6,758
Views: 616,430
Posted By seen_the_box

So racist in fact that he's twice married...

So racist in fact that he's twice married non-British women.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jun 2016, 19:46
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

Funnily enough, we have grown up and moved on....

Funnily enough, we have grown up and moved on. Maybe the same will happen eventually to your country. Might be worth brushing up on your history if you think that the two conflicts in question were...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jun 2016, 05:42
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

Nothing rude about it. I detest your country,...

Nothing rude about it. I detest your country, like many Europeans. I detest your duplicity and your hypocrisy. I despair at the way you are quite happy to accept a ludicrously high firearms related...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jun 2016, 05:39
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

I'm no friend of Christianity. However, the...

I'm no friend of Christianity. However, the nutcase you quoted is an outlier, and I'm sure his views are anathema to most Christians. However, most 'moderate' Muslims would agree wholeheartedly with...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jun 2016, 05:22
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

Just to clarify: I am not French. I would hate...

Just to clarify: I am not French. I would hate for anyone to get that impression.

One thing you can say for the French (and believe me there's not a lot they have going for them): they genuinely...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Jun 2016, 21:39
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

I don't think I suggested that you were worried...

I don't think I suggested that you were worried about it...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Jun 2016, 20:56
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

Franklin talked of giving up 'essential liberty'....

Franklin talked of giving up 'essential liberty'.

There is nothing essential about allowing your enemies to wander around with impunity in your nation.

Luckily for you, your potential future...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Jun 2016, 18:29
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

In the interest of public safety, civil liberties...

In the interest of public safety, civil liberties must sometimes be curtailed. Your country has a long and glorious history of doing just that, and your government doesn't exactly take the rights of...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Jun 2016, 17:32
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

Actually I'd suggest that a policy of internment...

Actually I'd suggest that a policy of internment is one of the measures under serious consideration by one of the presidential candidates.

It's time for the gloves to come off in the fight against...
14th Jun 2016, 17:15
Replies: 39
Views: 25,184
Posted By seen_the_box

BALPA will be telling UK pilots what they always...

BALPA will be telling UK pilots what they always tell them in such circumstances: that they are not legally protected if they refuse to operate. UK pilots refusing AMS duties in sympathy with AMS...
13th Jun 2016, 13:45
Replies: 39
Views: 25,184
Posted By seen_the_box

This sort of nonsense comes up time and again....

This sort of nonsense comes up time and again. Under UK law (and I'd have thought most of those operating out of AMS on the day in question would be UK based) refusing to operate in these...
Forum: Questions
12th Jun 2016, 21:53
Replies: 5
Views: 2,378
Posted By seen_the_box

You are mistaken in your recollection. There is...

You are mistaken in your recollection. There is no way that the flaps would have been retracted in the sequence you've described. Flaps are not retracted until acceleration altitude, which for BA on...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Jun 2016, 21:46
Replies: 401
Views: 35,754
Posted By seen_the_box

President Trump just came a step closer to...

President Trump just came a step closer to reality. He's already come out and talked about being 'tougher'. It's not hard to see where things are heading if he's elected. I'd be extremely nervous if...
Replies: 9
Views: 4,913
Posted By seen_the_box

Airlines don't care how many attempts experienced...

Airlines don't care how many attempts experienced pilots took in their ATPLs, nor how many attempts hey took at the various flight tests, or even where they did their initial training. Once you have...
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