PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Locked door
Showing results 1 to 35 of 283
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Forum: Tech Log
27th Nov 2022, 10:06
Replies: 35
Views: 3,836
Posted By Locked door

Just to answer some questions above, at the Big...

Just to answer some questions above, at the Big Airline. There is a Capt and an F/O. P1 = PF for T/O, cruise and LDG. and P2 = PF for the approach. F/Oís are trained to the same handling standards as...
7th Nov 2022, 04:53
Replies: 22
Views: 7,457
Posted By Locked door

In these pics you can see the forward wing...

In these pics you can see the forward wing attachment bolt has failed.

https://twitter.com/fl360aero/status/1589122379619651584/photo/1
6th Nov 2022, 14:39
Replies: 22
Views: 7,457
Posted By Locked door

Wow. Thatís a strong aeroplane but you donít get...

Wow. Thatís a strong aeroplane but you donít get much closer to dying.
29th Oct 2022, 07:33
Replies: 16
Views: 4,206
Posted By Locked door

Great article, thanks for the link. Iíve taken...

Great article, thanks for the link. Iíve taken the liberty of copy and pasting one paragraph from it below. Can I suggest that everyone who reads this thread reads the whole article. Skipperharris...
28th Oct 2022, 18:30
Replies: 16
Views: 4,206
Posted By Locked door

Nope, it doesnít say it detects hail, the RDR4000...

Nope, it doesnít say it detects hail, the RDR4000 is able to predict likely locations for hail by analysing the reflective returns structure which is rain, ie water. Virtually no aircraft are even...
28th Oct 2022, 13:19
Replies: 16
Views: 4,206
Posted By Locked door

Another case of some pilots not realising that...

Another case of some pilots not realising that weather radar canít see hail?
26th Sep 2022, 11:10
Replies: 9
Views: 1,817
Posted By Locked door

They’re driven by bleed air, not external airflow...

They’re driven by bleed air, not external airflow like a RAT.
1st Sep 2022, 11:40
Replies: 4
Views: 4,170
Posted By Locked door

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-11168493/...

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-11168493/Pilot-died-airfield-plane-crash-named-Falklands-War-officer-59-starred-BBC-show.html
12th Aug 2022, 11:10
Replies: 14
Views: 7,049
Posted By Locked door

I suspect the flight crew shut down an engine on...

I suspect the flight crew shut down an engine on the ground to save fuel while waiting for a stand and the explanation has been misunderstood.
7th Aug 2022, 17:36
Replies: 15
Views: 6,134
Posted By Locked door

Exactly how low were they? ...

Exactly how low were they?

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/british-airways-boeing-747-driven-24560145.amp
13th Jul 2022, 09:25
Replies: 266
Views: 94,237
Posted By Locked door

I think the main issue here is that we have crews...

I think the main issue here is that we have crews flying around who are utterly reliant on the information given to them by outside agencies and the pretty pictures on the ND and PFD.

A miss set...
3rd May 2022, 09:02
Replies: 57
Views: 25,263
Posted By Locked door

There is a rumour floating around that it was a...

There is a rumour floating around that it was a rostering error. I wonít repeat the rumour as Iíve heard it third hand and it might be wrong.

ATB

LD
8th Apr 2022, 17:59
Replies: 180
Views: 90,844
Posted By Locked door

Yes they did. They rejected from above V1 and...

Yes they did. They rejected from above V1 and burst a lot of tyres.
6th Apr 2022, 00:10
Replies: 180
Views: 90,844
Posted By Locked door

Sounds like simultaneous autopilot disconnect and...

Sounds like simultaneous autopilot disconnect and over speed warnings.

The incident report will make interesting reading.
9th Mar 2022, 09:17
Replies: 79
Views: 42,610
Posted By Locked door

There is only ever one pilot flying the aircraft,...

There is only ever one pilot flying the aircraft, P1 would have taken over below 1000ft and retains control until the engines are shut down on stand or hands the aircraft back to P2 at a suitable low...
27th Jan 2022, 07:18
Replies: 26
Views: 17,796
Posted By Locked door

Itís worth noting no BA staff would have been...

Itís worth noting no BA staff would have been involved. After the plane is emptied of people (inc flight and cabin crew) it is moved to a remote stand for the day and then brought back in time for...
27th Jan 2022, 07:12
Replies: 26
Views: 17,796
Posted By Locked door

I very much doubt this happened in push back....

I very much doubt this happened in push back. Itís almost certainly a malfunction or error handling the air bridge.
20th Jan 2022, 19:36
Replies: 53
Views: 10,776
Posted By Locked door

A fine effort. This one didn't get much...

A fine effort.

This one didn't get much press coverage. UK to NZ unsupported in a Eurofox in 2019.

GBNZ ? GBNZ (http://gb-nz.com/)

Rightfully the winner of the 2019 Silver Medal of the...
Forum: Tech Log
11th Jan 2022, 17:06
Replies: 16
Views: 3,065
Posted By Locked door

You can fly raw data to CAT1 DA in CAVOK...

You can fly raw data to CAT1 DA in CAVOK conditions, you just donít look out the window until you get there.
Forum: Tech Log
11th Jan 2022, 12:05
Replies: 16
Views: 3,065
Posted By Locked door

My outfit also has weather minima for a raw data...

My outfit also has weather minima for a raw data approach, however unlike some others here I think practicing flying down to CAT1 DA is a good idea if the conditions are good (fatigue,...
29th Dec 2021, 18:59
Replies: 66
Views: 24,452
Posted By Locked door

Most grasshoppers donít have a mixture control...

Most grasshoppers donít have a mixture control (dependent on carb fit) and starting is via hand swinging the prop unless you can dive fast enough to spin it up.
28th Dec 2021, 11:22
Replies: 18
Views: 12,908
Posted By Locked door

If you look at the top right of the screen you...

If you look at the top right of the screen you can clearly see the impact point.

It does highlight that SLOP and ensuring youíre on a different offset to aircraft nearby is a really really good...
26th Dec 2021, 12:08
Replies: 53
Views: 23,929
Posted By Locked door

The ďclear to pressuriseĒ is more about the...

The ďclear to pressuriseĒ is more about the sudden movement of parts of the aircraft than about leaks.

Before you are cleared to pressurise all flight controls will be checked clear of...
Forum: Tech Log
7th Dec 2021, 15:09
Replies: 64
Views: 10,184
Posted By Locked door

Boeingdriver99 What have either of those...

Boeingdriver99

What have either of those events got to do with monitored approaches? Please try to stick to a reasoned debate not unnecessary mud slinging.

Every airline has had incidents, the...
Forum: Tech Log
7th Dec 2021, 08:59
Replies: 64
Views: 10,184
Posted By Locked door

Just for the avoidance of confusion, for an...

Just for the avoidance of confusion, for an autoland the Captain is P1 and takes control at 1000 radio and looks out, the F/O remains on instruments throughout.

For a manual landing either pilot...
Forum: Tech Log
6th Dec 2021, 21:40
Replies: 26
Views: 6,877
Posted By Locked door

IIRC there are a couple of MSNís where APU start...

IIRC there are a couple of MSNís where APU start is not recommended after loss of AC power (inc emer elec config). They are few and far between, I think we have one of them. That might be part of his...
Forum: Tech Log
6th Dec 2021, 21:12
Replies: 64
Views: 10,184
Posted By Locked door

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/271x186/image_0025dcd43bcc87d4a5d0cf980d3867a7bbb12557.png

Try quickly saying the colours not the words. It takes up to three seconds to change a...
Forum: Tech Log
20th Nov 2021, 13:03
Replies: 6
Views: 1,369
Posted By Locked door

I donít have the FCOM any more but on our...

I donít have the FCOM any more but on our aircraft the satcom was reliant on the L IRU. We always used to send the flight summary before switching its IRUís off although as Wiggy says it would only...
Forum: Tech Log
20th Nov 2021, 12:43
Replies: 49
Views: 13,103
Posted By Locked door

Good question, it would depend on how much fuel...

Good question, it would depend on how much fuel was in the tank.

You donít gain anything in the way of ancillary systems by keeping the engine running though, you still have the increased fuel...
Forum: Tech Log
19th Nov 2021, 09:40
Replies: 49
Views: 13,103
Posted By Locked door

I remember one 744 shutting down an engine across...

I remember one 744 shutting down an engine across the Atlantic and after exiting the track, descending and subsequently being cleared to rejoin the track at a lower level, a voice piped up on 123.45...
Forum: Tech Log
18th Nov 2021, 15:04
Replies: 10
Views: 2,890
Posted By Locked door

Also during start strong tailwinds put a huge...

Also during start strong tailwinds put a huge strain on the starter motor, hence lots of engines have a tailwind start limit.
Forum: Tech Log
17th Nov 2021, 10:56
Replies: 49
Views: 13,103
Posted By Locked door

Incorrect. Some aeroplanes have four engines so...

Incorrect. Some aeroplanes have four engines so they can continue on three.
Forum: Tech Log
17th Nov 2021, 09:01
Replies: 49
Views: 13,103
Posted By Locked door

Blind Pew, so many inaccuracies and assumptions...

Blind Pew, so many inaccuracies and assumptions it’s difficult to know where to begin.

The 744 was designed by Boeing to be able to continue to destination OEI if certain criteria are met. The FAA...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Nov 2021, 11:23
Replies: 49
Views: 13,103
Posted By Locked door

FWIW I’ve contemplated something similar for an...

FWIW I’ve contemplated something similar for an oil leak coming back from Sao Paolo. The plan was to shut the engine down once the oil reached a certain level allowing for a restart in the descent to...
Forum: Tech Log
15th Nov 2021, 18:27
Replies: 49
Views: 13,103
Posted By Locked door

As was pointed out during my conversion course, a...

As was pointed out during my conversion course, a 744 on three engines has more redundancy than a 777 on two engines.

Still cat3b no DH, 4x hyd systems, one gen out (three remaining), three...
Showing results 1 to 35 of 283
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.