PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: retoocs
Showing results 1 to 35 of 39
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Oct 2022, 06:42
Replies: 150
Views: 24,902
Posted By retoocs

The topic came up because our DER test pilot...

The topic came up because our DER test pilot thought it was strange to see the ECL left in FLIGHT position and aren't used at all in normal operation. The two knobs on the lower console are used...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Oct 2022, 15:37
Replies: 150
Views: 24,902
Posted By retoocs

Maybe they didn't remember the ECL levers are...

Maybe they didn't remember the ECL levers are there, LOL. We were did a flight test program with Era and the pilots said they never touch the levers, they just leave them in FLIGHT.
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Oct 2022, 15:14
Replies: 3
Views: 2,399
Posted By retoocs

206 crashes in the front yard of a home

https://abc30.com/fresno-helicopter-crash-investigation/12285672/

Looks like it came straight down in the video. Lucky no one got killed.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Jul 2022, 22:21
Replies: 79
Views: 16,276
Posted By retoocs

Here's the first frame when the smoke appears. ...

Here's the first frame when the smoke appears.

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/335x233/smoke_efe1deb5857897a2b567ac90365889250825e5ad.jpg

The smoke ending, looks like coming...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jul 2022, 15:12
Replies: 488
Views: 189,956
Posted By retoocs

Maybe Sikorsky is re-using some previously...

Maybe Sikorsky is re-using some previously engineered designs?

https://www.sandboxx.us/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/RAH-66-6.jpg
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Jul 2022, 15:36
Replies: 488
Views: 189,956
Posted By retoocs

You can see the right side door in this picture....

You can see the right side door in this picture. https://www.thedrive.com/uploads/2022/06/29/DSC08204-SIKORSKY-RAIDER-X-FARA-CP-JUNE-2022-Photo2-scaled.jpg
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jun 2022, 22:14
Replies: 16
Views: 1,218
Posted By retoocs

Can't help you find the documents, but here are...

Can't help you find the documents, but here are the document numbers.

Request for Proposal, DAAJOI-72-R-02S4(P401), "Utility Tactical Transport Aircraft System," 30 December 1971, revised 10 March...
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Apr 2022, 23:35
Replies: 440
Views: 138,428
Posted By retoocs

Didn't the Comanche not have a rotating gun...

Didn't the Comanche not have a rotating gun turret because of the ability to literally point the nose at the target whenever it needs to?
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Jan 2022, 15:07
Replies: 64
Views: 12,833
Posted By retoocs

Here's the video of the 53. VC2E8RJE3Jo

Here's the video of the 53.

VC2E8RJE3Jo
Forum: Rotorheads
18th Jan 2022, 20:00
Replies: 440
Views: 138,428
Posted By retoocs

4FN4HkMMdug

4FN4HkMMdug
Forum: Rotorheads
12th Jan 2022, 15:15
Replies: 42
Views: 11,553
Posted By retoocs

https://youtu.be/4He8rDzIUAc

https://youtu.be/4He8rDzIUAc
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Dec 2021, 23:31
Replies: 33
Views: 10,408
Posted By retoocs

The FAA requires the warm wet snow -4 to 1C, 1/4...

The FAA requires the warm wet snow -4 to 1C, 1/4 mile visibility, 20 minutes on the ground, 5 minutes IGE, 1 hour flying max safe speed (as fast as you dare in essentially zero visibility). There's...
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Dec 2021, 20:09
Replies: 33
Views: 10,408
Posted By retoocs

Did Airbus not do the falling and blowing snow...

Did Airbus not do the falling and blowing snow certification for the IBF?
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Nov 2021, 15:35
Replies: 31
Views: 4,937
Posted By retoocs

Certification and regulatory issues aside, using...

Certification and regulatory issues aside, using off the shelf RC technology wouldn't be that hard to adapt. I wouldn't be surprised if that's what they did, using something like this.
...
Forum: Rotorheads
3rd Nov 2021, 19:51
Replies: 31
Views: 4,937
Posted By retoocs

They could have adapted RC helicopter autopilot...

They could have adapted RC helicopter autopilot components to make it work.
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Sep 2021, 00:30
Replies: 68
Views: 11,993
Posted By retoocs

Looks like a Calfire Blackhawk lost an engine...

Looks like a Calfire Blackhawk lost an engine during a hoist operation but couldn't maintain a hover.

https://www.safecom.gov/safecom/21-0993
Forum: Rotorheads
14th Sep 2021, 18:01
Replies: 17
Views: 3,721
Posted By retoocs

So what are his controls controlling? Nothing go...

So what are his controls controlling? Nothing go up to the main rotor.
Forum: Rotorheads
14th Jun 2021, 22:17
Replies: 22
Views: 2,902
Posted By retoocs

On the 76C, the static port on the pitot tube is...

On the 76C, the static port on the pitot tube is also Tee'd to the static port on the tail cone. Does it need to be selectable if it is coming from two locations?
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Apr 2021, 18:17
Replies: 21
Views: 5,074
Posted By retoocs

It has more to do with the resonance frequency of...

It has more to do with the resonance frequency of the airframe and various other components. Everything is designed to have a resonance frequency outside the normal operating frequencies of the main...
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Apr 2021, 22:13
Replies: 64
Views: 16,507
Posted By retoocs

Flying with rotor blades in atmospheric pressure...

Flying with rotor blades in atmospheric pressure of 0.095 psi is impressive, equivalent of over 100,000 ft.
Forum: Rotorheads
7th Apr 2021, 15:25
Replies: 33
Views: 7,046
Posted By retoocs

The 300+ hour installation time of the IBF on the...

The 300+ hour installation time of the IBF on the P/T2 sort of forced them to incorporate the design into the P/T3.
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Aug 2020, 00:28
Replies: 9
Views: 2,110
Posted By retoocs

Have you thought about going into the flight test...

Have you thought about going into the flight test engineering side of things? You won't get to fly, but once in a while, your office is in the helicopter. That's what I do.
Forum: Rotorheads
31st Oct 2019, 22:09
Replies: 47
Views: 12,403
Posted By retoocs

I've been up at 15,000' in a S-92 and a Blackhawk...

I've been up at 15,000' in a S-92 and a Blackhawk for flight testing. I can tell you the S-92 does not like to do an engine restart at 15,000'. We ended up descending to 13,000' where it did restart.
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Aug 2019, 15:41
Replies: 25
Views: 7,395
Posted By retoocs

The A models being auctioned off by the GSA have...

The A models being auctioned off by the GSA have the 701D engine. Looking at the history, the 701D were converted from 701C.
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Aug 2019, 16:15
Replies: 25
Views: 7,395
Posted By retoocs

On the TC, it list the S-70M as a derivative of...

On the TC, it list the S-70M as a derivative of the UH-60M.
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Aug 2019, 21:47
Replies: 25
Views: 7,395
Posted By retoocs

Aren't the S-70i just a S-70M? S-70M does have a...

Aren't the S-70i just a S-70M? S-70M does have a restricted type certificate H5NE.
Forum: Rotorheads
15th Aug 2019, 17:08
Replies: 38
Views: 10,826
Posted By retoocs

Because they are afraid of heights. Every time we...

Because they are afraid of heights. Every time we do a flight test that involves going up to 10,000+ feet, the pilots are usually taking pictures of the altimeter.
19th Jul 2019, 19:55
Replies: 280
Views: 123,152
Posted By retoocs

Yes, that is Cruise's own plane. We use the same...

Yes, that is Cruise's own plane. We use the same DAR that put it into experimental. Same guy did the Astar for Mission Impossible.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Mar 2019, 15:16
Replies: 46
Views: 15,508
Posted By retoocs

Watch for the tail...still in the tree. ...

Watch for the tail...still in the tree.

https://youtu.be/a3DtJknHuGw
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Jan 2019, 19:47
Replies: 86
Views: 24,604
Posted By retoocs

My coworker that does ski patrol said they would...

My coworker that does ski patrol said they would just get dropped off some where close and easily accessible. Hike over, strap the guy to a toboggan, belay him down to a flat area where he can be...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Mar 2018, 18:10
Replies: 19
Views: 6,075
Posted By retoocs

Apparently some regretted the decision to change...

Apparently some regretted the decision to change when they googled the lifespan of a dragonfly, 7 months.
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Aug 2017, 22:22
Replies: 9
Views: 3,983
Posted By retoocs

or he was looking at the camera.

or he was looking at the camera.
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Aug 2017, 18:30
Replies: 9
Views: 3,983
Posted By retoocs

That was from a Navy SEAL documentary. They...

That was from a Navy SEAL documentary. They obviously knew there was a film crew there so probably started with "Dude, watch this!"
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Aug 2017, 00:03
Replies: 70
Views: 18,241
Posted By retoocs

The really sad part is some of these seats cost...

The really sad part is some of these seats cost over $20,000.
Forum: Rotorheads
13th Jun 2017, 15:41
Replies: 15
Views: 2,570
Posted By retoocs

The average cost is like $52000 per flight....

The average cost is like $52000 per flight. Something like $13000+ the moment the skids come off the ground.
Showing results 1 to 35 of 39
 


 
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.