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9th Oct 2020, 10:24
Replies: 106
Views: 29,837
Posted By glofish

Bad, very bad airports! Just as bad as all those...

Bad, very bad airports! Just as bad as all those counties that did not adapte their roads to accomodate the fantastic Humvee .....
What a silly argument, not worth your usual expertise.
29th Sep 2020, 11:53
Replies: 106
Views: 29,837
Posted By glofish

The ride on the 380 is nice and quiet, agreed....

The ride on the 380 is nice and quiet, agreed. The shower and the bar are quite fancy, agreed again.

Now let's put 4" of more insulation into the walls with a shower and a bar into a T7, or a...
Forum: Middle East
16th Sep 2020, 09:16
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

.... and by that you're saying that i.e. a factor...

.... and by that you're saying that i.e. a factor sickness is not discriminatory?
Nothing is fair or non-discriminatory with such kind of dismissals. I simply wanted to point out, that however you...
Forum: Middle East
7th Sep 2020, 07:01
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

There are many Western companies with unions...

There are many Western companies with unions that work with contracts stating "last in, first out". When applied, there is no consideration of your or your family's state of health, your age etc.,...
Forum: Middle East
27th Jul 2020, 05:37
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

1. They didn't get "somehow stopped", they...

1. They didn't get "somehow stopped", they realized that firing all is technically unfeasible. But make no mistake, all tech crew will be on a new contract shortly. Just semantics here.
2. All...
Forum: Middle East
16th Jul 2020, 16:14
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

I totally agree. Use your energy for your future.

I totally agree. Use your energy for your future.
Forum: Middle East
14th Jul 2020, 05:36
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

It is a truism that when having more choice, HR...

It is a truism that when having more choice, HR departments get more selective. On the other hand they were already quite selective in laying off, although with different criteria. In places without...
Forum: Middle East
12th Jul 2020, 08:59
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

Kenny wrote: "Within 5 years I believe we...

Kenny wrote:

"Within 5 years I believe we will see a pilot shortage second to none."

Keep on wishing. We heard that for the last 20 years even as the T & Cs eroded continuously. There is still...
Forum: Middle East
11th Jul 2020, 06:22
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

Some are mixing up different problems. ...

Some are mixing up different problems.


Unfair dismissal.

The dismissals themselves are no disgrace. The US business model of hire – fire always applied and that is by no means a surprise, the...
27th Jun 2020, 04:42
Replies: 161
Views: 98,908
Posted By glofish

Must be. I went through sim assessment with two...

Must be. I went through sim assessment with two other chaps. One of them could not hit the runway on a manual raw data ILS three times in a row. He failed, only to appear as DEC at the outfit down...
Forum: Middle East
25th Jun 2020, 04:19
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

Come on guys, get a grip! Focus and save your...

Come on guys, get a grip! Focus and save your energy on your way forward. Nobody is listening to our rants, few people sympathize with pilots (envy?) and with EK pilots especially (former envy...
Forum: Middle East
15th Jun 2020, 04:05
Replies: 59
Views: 36,585
Posted By glofish

I dare pretend not being bitter, but realistic. ...

I dare pretend not being bitter, but realistic.
Left at the right time.
Forum: Middle East
15th Jun 2020, 04:00
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

fatbus A very freudian misspelling ......

fatbus
A very freudian misspelling ......
Forum: Middle East
14th Jun 2020, 14:04
Replies: 59
Views: 36,585
Posted By glofish

Jet You are barking up the most...

Jet
You are barking up the most dyed-in-the-wood tree here. It's pure desperation from the poor guys who ignored It for years when others told them that their toy is good for pretty days, but those...
Forum: Middle East
25th May 2020, 03:17
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

If it was some -900 (or for that hypothetical...

If it was some -900 (or for that hypothetical matter -800) i guess they'd be on their way to the neighbor soon. They need smaller equipment. But with the closeness of the -1000 to the workhorse 77W,...
Forum: Middle East
20th May 2020, 13:48
Replies: 1,021
Views: 1,149,640
Posted By glofish

As much as i feel for the stubborn urge to...

As much as i feel for the stubborn urge to resuscitate the dodo, errr, sorry, the 380, i fail to understand how down to earth pilots with a pretence of having a well developed common sense still keep...
9th May 2020, 07:23
Replies: 43
Views: 21,407
Posted By glofish

Rest assured, Roy, that your fears will not...

Rest assured, Roy, that your fears will not materialise. The ME3 will remain what they are and where they are, with their success in doubt, except maybe EK.
Taking over routes, as many fear on here,...
Forum: Middle East
9th May 2020, 07:15
Replies: 16
Views: 11,493
Posted By glofish

“I am probably fairly useful still because I have...

“I am probably fairly useful still because I have the experience and my instincts; generally when we’re up against it, I tend to fall back on my instincts and very often I’m pleased to say they got...
6th May 2020, 05:26
Replies: 36
Views: 18,177
Posted By glofish

Very interesting indeed. But why on earth...

Very interesting indeed.

But why on earth would anyone invest in a dead horse?
I bet you could haul more pax and freight with two 330ies (pax + freighter) and the whole operation would even be...
Forum: Middle East
17th Apr 2020, 07:35
Replies: 46
Views: 25,714
Posted By glofish

​​​​​​I wouldn’t blame it solely on Emirates,...

​​​​​​I wouldn’t blame it solely on Emirates, just as the US controllers shouldn’t be singled out here.

Emirates is a huge airline, with most probably the biggest network, therefore exposing the...
Forum: Cabin Crew
30th Mar 2020, 04:05
Replies: 24
Views: 6,492
Posted By glofish

Slightly off this topic, however related to...

Slightly off this topic, however related to protection on board:
As i am retired i have no more access to bulletins etc.. Therefore my question:
Is there any recommendation as to operating the air...
16th Mar 2020, 13:19
Replies: 636
Views: 552,948
Posted By glofish

That is my point as well, although you'll get a...

That is my point as well, although you'll get a shitstorm the moment you propagate that in public. I remember in my youth, in a very civilised European country, when some other kid contracted the...
22nd Dec 2019, 15:34
Replies: 288
Views: 323,461
Posted By glofish

What a sick article! 1. It is not "misplaced...

What a sick article!
1. It is not "misplaced sensitivity to discuss today's appalling pilot skills"! It's pure and simple greedy, cynical economics who wants to silence the messengers. Name and...
2nd Nov 2019, 13:14
Replies: 94
Views: 59,557
Posted By glofish

Arrived as active skipper after a 14 hour flight...

Arrived as active skipper after a 14 hour flight in Melbourne and have been separated from the rest of the crew, then seriously patted down in front of all passengers. Being an old, unattractive...
28th Sep 2019, 04:18
Replies: 80
Views: 41,547
Posted By glofish

Many older farts on here have called out this...

Many older farts on here have called out this misery for a long time now. And here we are, the FAA "discovers" it finally!

May i re-post an earlier one from me:

​​​​​​Training pilots for...
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