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22nd May 2022, 11:33
Replies: 34
Views: 10,619
Posted By Mikehotel152

The 737-8200 doesn't actually feel tiny and...

The 737-8200 doesn't actually feel tiny and cramped to the passengers. For instance, the RYR seats in their 197 pax layout are comfortable for short haul but are so compact that the cabin feels fine....
Forum: Tech Log
7th Apr 2022, 06:19
Replies: 5
Views: 1,318
Posted By Mikehotel152

Thanks for the replies. Interesting. Aside...

Thanks for the replies. Interesting.

Aside from obvious issues with GPWS cautions, ‘gates’ and minima, I can’t see anything to prohibit being high at the FAF, much as you might capture a glide...
Forum: Tech Log
5th Apr 2022, 13:16
Replies: 5
Views: 1,318
Posted By Mikehotel152

Final Approach Fix

I was chewing the cud on a flight the other day and was asked a question to which I could only give a common sense answer because I couldn’t put my finger on any rules.

For example: you’re flying...
29th Nov 2021, 13:38
Replies: 837
Views: 241,018
Posted By Mikehotel152

Active pilot monitoring is a key focus area for...

Active pilot monitoring is a key focus area for the company right now. It may be because overall experience levels in the cockpit are comparatively low. In my experience as a line CP and trainer in...
Replies: 28
Views: 4,519
Posted By Mikehotel152

Fly the offset. It's there for a reason.

Fly the offset. It's there for a reason.
24th May 2021, 07:42
Replies: 299
Views: 170,446
Posted By Mikehotel152

ICAO Annex 2 Rules of the Air 2. Action by...

ICAO Annex 2 Rules of the Air

2. Action by intercepted aircraft

2.1 An aircraft which is intercepted by another aircraft shall immediately:
a) follow the instructions given by the intercepting...
19th May 2021, 09:13
Replies: 30
Views: 22,522
Posted By Mikehotel152

More like the EU only cares about corporate...

More like the EU only cares about corporate profit. Bear in mind that the EU is based on a cartel philosophy. Transnational airlines but national unions is the case in point.
Forum: Tech Log
1st Jan 2021, 08:06
Replies: 8
Views: 3,488
Posted By Mikehotel152

Yes, the active frost conditions had been...

Yes, the active frost conditions had been superseded by new environmental conditions. As you say, the warm fuel uplift had increased the wing surface temperature. The new conditions were fog and...
Forum: Tech Log
29th Dec 2020, 14:32
Replies: 8
Views: 3,488
Posted By Mikehotel152

Active Frost Conditions

I have read my company’s winter ops and deicing manuals but cannot find a clear answer to the following dilemma.

The other day I took over a 737-800 mid morning on a cold day. It was 2 degrees C...
18th Jul 2020, 15:47
Replies: 116
Views: 31,329
Posted By Mikehotel152

Thumbs up Thanks for that very interesting post.

Thanks for that very interesting post.
28th Mar 2020, 19:43
Replies: 209
Views: 145,709
Posted By Mikehotel152

The great unwashed were happy to keep flying...

The great unwashed were happy to keep flying until - and after - the lockdown. But for government rules, many aircraft would be flying with good load factors even today. I think the rebound will be...
12th Jan 2019, 17:18
Replies: 65
Views: 23,654
Posted By Mikehotel152

Someone is possibly 10 years out of date on the...

Someone is possibly 10 years out of date on the exaggerated rumour front :rolleyes:
3rd Oct 2018, 21:55
Replies: 16
Views: 13,099
Posted By Mikehotel152

Sounds like an absurdly difficult sim check, just...

Sounds like an absurdly difficult sim check, just for the sake of it.
2nd Aug 2018, 07:24
Replies: 38
Views: 15,927
Posted By Mikehotel152

Apparently the initial flame was intense and...

Apparently the initial flame was intense and reached the ceiling, with commensurate volumes of smoke, all of which is far in exccess of what you see in the video. Third hand accounts suggest the...
23rd Jul 2018, 08:25
Replies: 242
Views: 348,365
Posted By Mikehotel152

If you're contemplating Jet2, you might consider...

If you're contemplating Jet2, you might consider FR at BFS?

Cue barrage of uninformed venom...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jul 2018, 12:08
Replies: 269
Views: 27,037
Posted By Mikehotel152

I'm no fan of the style of football played by...

I'm no fan of the style of football played by Spain (and Barcelona) and I'm delighted it didn't work yesterday. It's anti-football in my eyes. I was equally happy when Bayern Munich beat Barcelona...
29th Jun 2018, 07:13
Replies: 232
Views: 185,415
Posted By Mikehotel152

Interesting thread. But it's surprising to me...

Interesting thread. But it's surprising to me that nobody has mentioned the difference in the day to day job when comparing RHS 747 with LHS on a medium LOCO jet. I mean, what is it about being an...
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Jun 2018, 09:59
Replies: 27
Views: 7,541
Posted By Mikehotel152

The airline with the largest presence in the...

The airline with the largest presence in the skies over Europe has a standard procedure to set STD/QNH immediately when cleared to a FL/Altitude. Within the UK, at least, they have the best...
11th Jun 2018, 16:27
Replies: 9,974
Views: 6,148,013
Posted By Mikehotel152

The real thing is far easier to fly. Ironically....

The real thing is far easier to fly. Ironically. ;)
7th Jun 2018, 18:05
Replies: 19
Views: 7,092
Posted By Mikehotel152

I think you may win the award for ignorance Dirk....

I think you may win the award for ignorance Dirk. :rolleyes:

The safety record considering the numbers of demanding sectors flown per pilot and for each of the 400+ airframes speaks for itself....
Forum: Jet Blast
25th May 2018, 21:34
Replies: 39
Views: 2,582
Posted By Mikehotel152

I had a phone call from a local Audi garage...

I had a phone call from a local Audi garage asking me if they could keep my details. They asked for my email address so they could send me the link by which I could opt out. I thought it peculiar...
1st May 2018, 07:53
Forum: Tech Log
21st Apr 2018, 12:22
Replies: 18
Views: 4,962
Posted By Mikehotel152

:ok::D Ha ha ha. Sounds like a great...

:ok::D

Ha ha ha. Sounds like a great antidote to the stresses of the real world.
9th Apr 2018, 14:05
Replies: 65
Views: 34,147
Posted By Mikehotel152

If the so-called Golden Age was a time when...

If the so-called Golden Age was a time when passengers paid a fortune to ensure pilots could enjoy a well-paid sinecure, then that time has indeed ended.

The fact is that pilots still get paid...
30th Mar 2018, 11:33
Replies: 92
Views: 35,157
Posted By Mikehotel152

I sympathise with your post. Very few pilots or...

I sympathise with your post. Very few pilots or aviation employees would be able or willing to pay the price for Business or First Class seats and travel as a company perk subsidised by full-fare...
28th Mar 2018, 08:25
Replies: 9
Views: 4,000
Posted By Mikehotel152

That's a good summary of the (mine)field from...

That's a good summary of the (mine)field from anchorhold.

Indeed, I am out of date! Thankfully. it was a horrible field in which to spend one's working life. However, I would add that all the...
27th Mar 2018, 11:50
Replies: 9
Views: 4,000
Posted By Mikehotel152

JJBFLY I'm a former divorce lawyer...

JJBFLY

I'm a former divorce lawyer undergoing a divorce with child contact issues, and I am a loco Captain, so I completely understand your difficulties.

However, like Back to Boeing, I've...
18th Feb 2018, 15:05
Replies: 122
Views: 33,282
Posted By Mikehotel152

I'll add my 2 pence worth. I have a BA...

I'll add my 2 pence worth.

I have a BA (Hons) degree in Geography from a good UK university and the equivalent in Law, together with the professional examinations required to become a solicitor;...
6th Feb 2018, 18:21
Replies: 1,288
Views: 1,147,438
Posted By Mikehotel152

Genius. And I suppose those pax who booked on BA...

Genius. And I suppose those pax who booked on BA a few months back should have been wary because of BA's track record with dodgy IT!

And those idiots who booked Monarch holidays too...

:ugh:
24th Jan 2018, 12:54
Replies: 1,288
Views: 1,147,438
Posted By Mikehotel152

Hmmm. I see what you're all saying about...

Hmmm. I see what you're all saying about expensese. But nobody spends £6k on them!

I've always said this is a personal decision and many lifestyles are not suited to certain employers in this...
Forum: Tech Log
19th Jan 2018, 14:06
Replies: 13
Views: 4,407
Posted By Mikehotel152

Thank hvogt

Thank hvogt
Forum: Tech Log
19th Jan 2018, 11:10
Replies: 13
Views: 4,407
Posted By Mikehotel152

With regards that IFALPA policy statement, which...

With regards that IFALPA policy statement, which states:



does anyone know of any ICAO/Pans-Ops/EASA definitions of RETs that would back up IFALPA's assertion that the length of the RET should...
18th Jan 2018, 18:29
Replies: 1,288
Views: 1,147,438
Posted By Mikehotel152

Of course your pay wasn't. Those figures are...

Of course your pay wasn't. Those figures are remuneration from this month.
18th Jan 2018, 18:16
Replies: 236
Views: 247,845
Posted By Mikehotel152

Nah. I don't buy that at all. TOGA thrust on...

Nah. I don't buy that at all.

TOGA thrust on a 738 produces a massive surge in power and pitch up. There is no way a competent pilot could take control and not notice, let alone hold the thrust...
15th Jan 2018, 16:59
Replies: 236
Views: 247,845
Posted By Mikehotel152

and physically hold both of them closed against...

and physically hold both of them closed against the servos all the way to the flare; then hold them closed all the way down the runway until releasing just one of them prior to the excursion?
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