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12th Aug 2019, 11:17
Replies: 83
Views: 54,264

I recall with fondness a 'Management' brief in...

I recall with fondness a 'Management' brief in BrainCrank, moons ago, attesting to the huge improvements anticipated with a "New Computer" at BA (BEA/BOAC).

Management droned on interminably...
19th Jun 2019, 07:19
Replies: 50
Views: 42,024

BA Management

I am beginning to wonder what is in the tea served at BA Board Meetings in recent times?
Announcements of large scale B737 Max orders, hard rumours of removing First Class, potential changes to...
8th May 2019, 07:30
Replies: 1
Views: 1,861

May I endorse sentiments of condolence to Nick's...

May I endorse sentiments of condolence to Nick's family and friends on this sad news.

Nick together with many EAAC crew members was a very welcome visitor to King John's Palace, Colnbrook,
in the...
26th Jun 2018, 15:23
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616

Keep them coming, so to speak! Hutch has...

Keep them coming, so to speak!
Hutch has already checked in!

Incidentally the venue for the wake has now changed and will be advised soon, owing to the attendee numbers!
The memories will...
25th Jun 2018, 12:39
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616

If friends and old colleagues have...

If friends and old colleagues have quotes,anecdotes or special memories that deserve a wider audience, anticipated on 12th July, please feel free to send via Private Messages. Thanks.
23rd Jun 2018, 08:28
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616

David T Wales SEO

Sad news recently received indicates Dave Wales has succumbed to extended illness after determined and distinctive fortitude.
A memoir of 'Walsey's prolonged service with BOAC, BA and Air Hong Kong...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th May 2018, 11:25
Replies: 37
Views: 2,505

Gentlefolk I do so agree! The BBC is now a...

Gentlefolk

I do so agree! The BBC is now a risible present compared to its rewarding past.

1. Appalling Weather forecasting despite large expenditure and huge number of 'presenters' across
its...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2018, 10:13
Replies: 166
Views: 12,013

Infuriating, Stupid , Downgrade,, WHY?

Infuriating, Stupid , Downgrade,, WHY?
Replies: 52
Views: 13,445

Button Push Ignored I suspect because,...

Button Push Ignored

I suspect because, despite editing, a spelling/grammar lesson is overdue.
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Mar 2018, 11:00
Replies: 64
Views: 5,753

eal401 Clearly you sleep a lot as a SLP...

eal401

Clearly you sleep a lot as a SLP particularly into London.

I am intrigued as to your experience as passenger confounds mine as an airline captain with 40 years operation ex LHR.

I...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Feb 2018, 10:03
Replies: 64
Views: 5,753

There is a great deal of smugness and nonsense...

There is a great deal of smugness and nonsense written on this thread by individuals who congratulate themselves for not living near or under a flightpath!
My family have endured unnecessary...
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Jan 2018, 14:20
Replies: 35
Views: 3,559

I notice they have placed an Ebay 'Stocking...

I notice they have placed an Ebay 'Stocking Snatcher Switch' on our hero's Joystick!
27th Dec 2017, 10:37
Replies: 7
Views: 4,563

I recall my BOAC interview with Phil Brentnall...

I recall my BOAC interview with Phil Brentnall with great affection. He was the central figure within a cluster of formidable Senior Pilots.
" Well, Young man". demanded an intimidating Senior...
10th Dec 2017, 11:38
Replies: 7
Views: 942

BN The TV Player downloads but no channels can...

BN
The TV Player downloads but no channels can be watched. If you familiarise yourself with the Community Feedback you will see that this problem has existed for a long time.
It should be noted...
9th Dec 2017, 16:15
Replies: 7
Views: 942

I did say it worked on Windows and iOS Please...

I did say it worked on Windows and iOS
Please supply some further useful comment if able!
9th Dec 2017, 09:21
Replies: 7
Views: 942

Apple Mac and Now TV

A word of warning to potential 'Apple' iMac subscribers to Now TV which provides access to Sports,Entertainment and Freeview Channels.
It does not work!
A problem has existed for a long time with...
4th Oct 2017, 13:37
Replies: 51
Views: 12,263

May I refer the Great and the Good to the...

May I refer the Great and the Good to the following article written by an old and cherished friend Jerry Lee. BAE Test Pilot/Chief Test Pilot 1982-1985.Entitled " Close to the Edge"
The article is...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Aug 2017, 16:11
Replies: 82
Views: 8,626

Thanks to everyone for the kind and inspiring...

Thanks to everyone for the kind and inspiring thoughts
Forum: Jet Blast
20th Aug 2017, 09:14
Replies: 82
Views: 8,626

Apologies Everyone but we've little time! ...

Apologies Everyone but we've little time!

Son,36, with 3 little ones was diagnosed with terminal cancer during the week- 3 months!
If anyone has has any specific leads for...
27th Jul 2017, 10:07
Replies: 291
Views: 77,744

The best regarded adjacent pubs for crews in...

The best regarded adjacent pubs for crews in 60's,70's and 80's were all in Colnbrook.
The favourite 'Ostrich', no doubt still reigns! We had a built in pub called the Star n' Gartar at King John's...
19th Jun 2017, 10:43
Replies: 39
Views: 8,309

An abiding memory of doing the checks in a...

An abiding memory of doing the checks in a Viscount early morning at Templehof in the '60's!

The cockpit door was shaken by the entry of a large, blue rinsed, female Americano who bellowed,

"...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Apr 2017, 11:49
Replies: 13,118
Views: 10,349,494

One early morning in Berlin I was busying myself...

One early morning in Berlin I was busying myself with the pre flight checks in a Viscount , not noted for its large flight deck, when I had my encounter with the ' little old lady'!

Not being so...
20th Mar 2017, 15:23
Replies: 11
Views: 5,644

Curly- Are you boasting that your date of birth...

Curly- Are you boasting that your date of birth was 1930?

I know for a fact is was 1830!!

Cos you used to arrive and pinch my bedroom in KJP !!

Where the fxxx is the Plockton Inn? I'm on my...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Mar 2017, 11:55
Replies: 96
Views: 6,409

"Leeks just don't have the same appeal as...

"Leeks just don't have the same appeal as Guinness"

But one does lead to the other!
23rd Feb 2017, 14:15
Replies: 50
Views: 14,941

What was the name of the Bar we used downtown...

What was the name of the Bar we used downtown Nicosia prior to the
Green Line introduction?
One abiding memory there,was hearing via a radio,I think, of President Kennedy's assassination during the...
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