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7th Nov 2012, 13:23
Replies: 200
Views: 31,127
Posted By flipster

What I would give to know that Baz North has...

What I would give to know that Baz North has read, digested and understood the comments on this forum?!

He, at least, will have a grasp about what is being said wrt Chinook Mk2 intro into Service....
9th Oct 2012, 19:51
Replies: 200
Views: 31,127
Posted By flipster

It would be interesting to set up a video conf...

It would be interesting to set up a video conf with tuc abd JTO asking the questions!:):)
9th Oct 2012, 07:55
Replies: 200
Views: 31,127
Posted By flipster

The fact that HEART missed the ESF issue was...

The fact that HEART missed the ESF issue was partly down to its narrow TORs (as you say, constrained by CE and ACAS). One other reason why perhaps ESF was not fitted at initial buy (early-mid 1960s)...
8th Oct 2012, 09:54
Replies: 200
Views: 31,127
Posted By flipster

I think Tuc has said that far more eloquently...

I think Tuc has said that far more eloquently than ever I could have done.

The question I was asked in the Coroner's Court by, I think, Mr Stead was:

"Is the Hercules airworthy and fit for...
7th Oct 2012, 20:32
Replies: 200
Views: 31,127
Posted By flipster

It was mandated by the Def Stans that the...

It was mandated by the Def Stans that the Hercules fuel system was to be protected against a table of threats (including small arms fire). The options open to IPTL and DA were to fit ESF or Inerting...
8th Jul 2012, 18:23
Replies: 20
Views: 5,444
Posted By flipster

IIRC 'dot dot dot dot' if your transmit...

IIRC

'dot dot dot dot' if your transmit button works - ie Morse code 'H' - for Homing.

Or perhaps, fly RH 1 (or 2 min) triangles (TAS dependent). It was often suggested that this was done...
8th Jul 2012, 18:12
Replies: 94
Views: 12,819
Posted By flipster

See here for JSP 832 - Guide to Service Inquiries...

See here for JSP 832 - Guide to Service Inquiries

http://www.mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/E46A9152-9CBA-425A-9113-A413E8572BF2/0/jsp832.pdf

See 1.19 and 1.20 c
8th Jul 2012, 12:55
Replies: 20
Views: 4,879
Posted By flipster

The HH vid has just cost me a keyboard - coffee...

The HH vid has just cost me a keyboard - coffee now drying out while I type on the stand-by version! Brilliantly funny - however, I have seen better 'moves' in the Mess on a Friday night.
As for the...
5th Jul 2012, 16:43
Replies: 1,316
Views: 327,795
Posted By flipster

WRT AF447, no-one has explained the basic...

WRT AF447, no-one has explained the basic conundrum of accident investigation:

That people do things that they think are correct at the time - even those actions that sound/look like madness to us...
5th Jul 2012, 16:07
Replies: 144
Views: 119,082
Posted By flipster

Angel My most sincere condolences to all the families...

My most sincere condolences to all the families and friends - and 'Best of British' to the survivor in hopsital.

To those left to carry on - the military has an odd but effective greiving process...
2nd Jul 2012, 19:12
Replies: 501
Views: 222,906
Posted By flipster

A very good read Phoenix - Policing the...

A very good read

Phoenix - Policing the Shadows - on your Kindle

An updated text - which pulls no punches. Some very senior officers will find the last chapter uncomfortable reading.
...
9th May 2012, 22:46
Replies: 50
Views: 11,106
Posted By flipster

Lots hours in 'dog, quite a few in FF260 not very...

Lots hours in 'dog, quite a few in FF260 not very many at all in das Tutor (out of choice).

Going back some - re 'flicking':



I do! Fun it may be but if something has no appliaction in your...
4th May 2012, 12:51
Replies: 59
Views: 8,882
Posted By flipster

Quite agree - but its that word 'should'...

Quite agree - but its that word 'should' again......
:hmm::hmm:
4th May 2012, 10:04
Replies: 59
Views: 8,882
Posted By flipster

Can I just clear up one thing?......'blame'. ...

Can I just clear up one thing?......'blame'.

This is a word that gets my hackles up a little.

True aviation professionals should rarely allocate 'blame' - if ever.

No pilot, crew-member, ATC...
2nd May 2012, 19:47
Replies: 59
Views: 8,882
Posted By flipster

I don't know quite where military flights fit in...

I don't know quite where military flights fit in but if the legal bods believe there is a criminal/negligence case to answer, then it could get messy. (Ie Catterick)

In a purely civil world, it is...
5th Feb 2012, 09:17
Replies: 22
Views: 10,149
Posted By flipster

Bought!:ok:

Bought!:ok:
20th Dec 2011, 18:46
Replies: 150
Views: 26,844
Posted By flipster

Rather sadly, not!:sad:

Rather sadly, not!:sad:
7th Dec 2011, 10:03
Replies: 194
Views: 80,615
Posted By flipster

Re SMetO Jack Flawn. Very sad - knew his...

Re SMetO Jack Flawn.

Very sad - knew his wife, his son and daughter. The kids were about the same age as me. They were really good people but always had a slight sadness about them -...
16th Oct 2011, 08:30
Replies: 29
Views: 5,479
Posted By flipster

Would that be the Sunshine Home for Blind Irish...

Would that be the Sunshine Home for Blind Irish Referees by any chance which now has a new inmate?


I am an entertainer,
and I sing for charity.
For Oxfam and for Shelter,
for those worse off...
12th Oct 2011, 10:48
Replies: 28
Views: 8,509
Posted By flipster

Well done Al. I've already signed but...

Well done Al.

I've already signed but suggest everyone do the same.

This is not just a BALPA thing - it concerns all EU pilots, our friends and our families - because they are ones who will be...
Forum: Tech Log
11th Oct 2011, 18:07
Replies: 13
Views: 1,730
Posted By flipster

USAF I believe conducts 2 separate investigations...

USAF I believe conducts 2 separate investigations - one, more military, to blame someone and the other, a safety investigation, to see what went wrong and what lessons can be learned. Perhaps someone...
Forum: Tech Log
11th Oct 2011, 00:39
Replies: 13
Views: 1,730
Posted By flipster

IIRC, there were also multiple failures of...

IIRC, there were also multiple failures of higher-level supervision and control of the exercise & sortie, that the F1-11G was not suitable for the mission, and that the sqn did not keep full currency...
10th Oct 2011, 11:02
Replies: 70
Views: 20,323
Posted By flipster

Very sad - if true - both for Gibson (and his...

Very sad - if true - both for Gibson (and his nav), as well as for the young gunner and the Lanc crew. It must have been awful living with that belief for 50 years. It is easy to see the...
Forum: Tech Log
10th Oct 2011, 10:54
Replies: 13
Views: 1,730
Posted By flipster

Ah yes, the Chinook! Well, let's leave that one...

Ah yes, the Chinook! Well, let's leave that one aside for a moment, as many people seem to be suffering from 'Mull fatigue' - not least the MoD! Suffice to say that there is plenty of substantiated...
6th Oct 2011, 13:34
Replies: 22
Views: 4,283
Posted By flipster

And what is the problem with the autopilot or...

And what is the problem with the autopilot or "power-steering"?
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