Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Harry Wayfarers
Showing results 1 to 25 of 892
Search took 0.14 seconds.
25th Aug 2019, 02:15
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Because the non-stop flight shall be tankering...

Because the non-stop flight shall be tankering fuel for up to 20 hours and it costs circa 3% fuel burn per hour to tanker that fuel so to carry just 1,000kg of fuel for the final hour of a 20 hour...
24th Aug 2019, 09:07
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

I don't really see the point except for showing...

I don't really see the point except for showing off, the A380 seems to be the perfect equipment for the LON/OZ air bridge, give it a few years and A380's shall be as cheap as chips and by the time...
23rd Aug 2019, 19:55
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

The non-stop shall be using more fuel than...

The non-stop shall be using more fuel than connecting flights.
23rd Aug 2019, 07:50
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

By all accounts QF can't operate DXB/SYD without...

By all accounts QF can't operate DXB/SYD without leaving much of the baggage behind so LON/SYD, whereas many pax will be going for weeks or months, taking their long-lost relatives goodies from the...
23rd Aug 2019, 03:56
Replies: 16
Views: 1,365
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Presumably they are going to fly around...

Presumably they are going to fly around Indonesia!

Perhaps my worst flight was in an AF B777-300, night flight, 12 hours, CDG/SIN in 10 across economy seating, IT WAS HORRIBLE!

The return of...
18th Aug 2019, 23:34
Replies: 27
Views: 4,241
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Well that in itself would cause a problem for me...

Well that in itself would cause a problem for me as a pax Sobelena because if they are doing a drinks service then, I wouldn't want water, I would want a beer but having previously experienced RYR's...
18th Aug 2019, 04:31
Replies: 27
Views: 4,241
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Perhaps I did get the wrong end of one stick but...

Perhaps I did get the wrong end of one stick but the stick that I had been reading was the suggestion that RYR has exempted themselves from EC261 etc. by boarding the passengers and closing the doors...
17th Aug 2019, 08:24
Replies: 27
Views: 4,241
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

And if my name had been Mr Ryanair I would have...

And if my name had been Mr Ryanair I would have done exactly the same thing.

I've been out of this malarkey for quite a few years now but in the old days, as an Operations Controller, the rule...
14th Jun 2019, 06:49
Replies: 827
Views: 333,457
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

British industry has gone down the swanny because...

British industry has gone down the swanny because nobody smokes any longer!
14th Jun 2019, 02:26
Replies: 827
Views: 333,457
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Excuse me but the Harrier aircraft ski ramp was...

Excuse me but the Harrier aircraft ski ramp was designed on the back of a fag packet :)
3rd Jun 2019, 03:48
Replies: 8
Views: 3,125
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

No, that is not what we have been saying, an EASA...

No, that is not what we have been saying, an EASA pilot can hold any number of type ratings at any one time but is restricted to how many types he/she can operate and I'm confident that FAA rulies...
1st Jun 2019, 02:17
Replies: 8
Views: 3,125
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

No limit on types held but a limit on types one...

No limit on types held but a limit on types one can fly.

The previous poster suggested only one type at a time but I've known pilots to operate both B737-3/4/5 & NG, B757 & B767, A330 & A340, DHC6...
31st May 2019, 02:07
Replies: 81
Views: 19,149
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Back in the 70's twins couldn't fly over expanses...

Back in the 70's twins couldn't fly over expanses of water or other terrain where they didn't have a suitable alternate airfield to drop in to PDQ.

At Laker (11 x DC10's) the A300-B4 was...
28th May 2019, 09:04
Replies: 23
Views: 6,001
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

We're not allowed to post commercial links but if...

We're not allowed to post commercial links but if one googles for 'SCAT Airlines AN24' then top of the results is an AN24 page on SCAT's website yet in their aircraft types drop down menu there is no...
27th May 2019, 08:41
Replies: 23
Views: 6,001
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

I have flown on plenty of AN24's with no...

I have flown on plenty of AN24's with no incidents to report but airliners are supposed to be able tpo perform safely even in the event of an engine being shut down, how true it is or not but what I...
25th May 2019, 10:21
Replies: 827
Views: 333,457
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Has anybody reported him to the Job Centre Feds...

Has anybody reported him to the Job Centre Feds for fraudulently claiming Job Seekers Allowance when it is clearly apparent that he doesn't have sufficient hours in a day to actually go Job Seeking...
24th May 2019, 08:26
Replies: 827
Views: 333,457
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Those two pilot characters don't particularly...

Those two pilot characters don't particularly stand out as having JAR/EASA licenses and the rights to live and work in EU or UK or whatever it is this week!
19th May 2019, 04:23
Replies: 827
Views: 333,457
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Too late for that, he already knows that he is...

Too late for that, he already knows that he is receiving the attention he craves, he knows that people are talking about him even if this thread is shut down.
17th May 2019, 03:08
Replies: 13
Views: 5,144
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

That's all very well but when the same operator...

That's all very well but when the same operator of only 4 aircraft makes a habit of going off the end of runways, 3 incidents so far including one write off, whilst the authority sit back and do...
14th May 2019, 10:07
Replies: 6
Views: 1,266
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

I went to SPb during a February and it was bl**dy...

I went to SPb during a February and it was bl**dy cold.

It was even more difficult when I went to Tashkent, Uzbekistan in circa 2000, we would be staying in an apartment but the apartment...
11th May 2019, 18:29
Replies: 6
Views: 1,266
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

It's around 10 years since I went to Russia so I...

It's around 10 years since I went to Russia so I might be out of date and the brain cells weren't what they were but as I recall you need to book, or reserve, your accommodation(s) from the date you...
11th May 2019, 02:36
Replies: 13
Views: 5,144
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Skyjet had plenty of 'clearway' at the end! ...

Skyjet had plenty of 'clearway' at the end!


https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/400x400/1376593_762743427088634_1153950808_n_c637ec020727e7ab1862b15132a41b9d33713b94.jpg
7th May 2019, 00:42
Replies: 13
Views: 5,144
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

And Skyjet kept their PHP150 web admin fee for...

And Skyjet kept their PHP150 web admin fee for cancelling my flight ... "What part of FULL refund do these people not understand?"

And PAL, not only do they charge PHP2,300 per sector cancellation...
6th May 2019, 12:32
Replies: 13
Views: 5,144
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

Duchess, Here in the Philippines the smaller...

Duchess,

Here in the Philippines the smaller airports are quite literally jungle landing strips, no lights, the only navigational aid being the pilot's eyeballs, no fuel so they need to tanker...
30th Apr 2019, 09:04
Replies: 24
Views: 6,187
Posted By Harry Wayfarers

'SWISS' are VERY good, I gave them a try once and...

'SWISS' are VERY good, I gave them a try once and became addicted, excellent cabin service and very friendly crew, something like one hour connections thru ZRH (and the baggage makes it), I used them...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 892
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.