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19th Aug 2019, 05:55
Replies: 25
Views: 4,442
Posted By BuzzBox

The TCDS doesn't have a separate entry for the...

The TCDS doesn't have a separate entry for the 'LR', but it does show the serials for Ansett's four 'LR' aircraft (22641-22644) in Section II - Model 727-200 (Page 5). The TCDS states that maximum...
Forum: Tech Log
9th Jul 2019, 01:47
Replies: 2
Views: 1,285
Posted By BuzzBox

The Honeywell Boeing 777 FMS Pilot Guide states...

The Honeywell Boeing 777 FMS Pilot Guide states (my emphasis):



In this case, where the cruise speed is M0.83 and the descent speed is M0.80, the FMS should create a deceleration segment and...
5th Jul 2019, 04:29
Replies: 82
Views: 25,320
Posted By BuzzBox

According to the Defence jobs website, for...

According to the Defence jobs website, for officer entry method pilots the "Preferred maximum age on entry is 48 years of age."

https://www.defencejobs.gov.au/jobs/air-force/pilot
3rd Jul 2019, 04:53
Replies: 82
Views: 25,320
Posted By BuzzBox

I said "If you believe you have a case, then you...

I said "If you believe you have a case, then you have every right to make a complaint". I did NOT say that it would achieve anything!
3rd Jul 2019, 04:21
Replies: 82
Views: 25,320
Posted By BuzzBox

Age and gender related discrimination might be...

Age and gender related discrimination might be 'protected' under Australian law, but it still occurs in workplaces all over Australia. It goes without saying that no prospective employer would ever...
3rd Jul 2019, 01:47
Replies: 82
Views: 25,320
Posted By BuzzBox

TempoTCu: I suspect the airlines are looking...

TempoTCu:

I suspect the airlines are looking for cadets aged around 18-25, so your age probably doesn't help your case. There's also a push for more female cadets; Qantas and Virgin have announced...
29th Jun 2019, 02:08
Replies: 2,020
Views: 1,726,717
Posted By BuzzBox

The B777 ADIRU generates a 'calculated AOA' based...

The B777 ADIRU generates a 'calculated AOA' based on inertial and air data. The calculated AOA is used as a third AOA value for AOA redundancy management. The AMM states:



I assume the B787...
24th Jun 2019, 02:04
Replies: 4
Views: 2,531
Posted By BuzzBox

SBAS is simply the generic name for systems such...

SBAS is simply the generic name for systems such as WAAS (USA), EGNOS (Europe), MSAS (Japan) and GAGAN (India). My understanding is that Australia & NZ are testing a second-generation SBAS system...
14th Jun 2019, 04:50
Replies: 40
Views: 15,328
Posted By BuzzBox

Most cadets would be eligible for a VET Student...

Most cadets would be eligible for a VET Student Loan to cover the cost of training, similar to the HECS-HELP/FEE-HELP schemes that are available for uni students. As of 1 July, the income threshold...
11th Jun 2019, 07:14
Replies: 17
Views: 7,064
Posted By BuzzBox

Nope, an AM is a 'Member of the Order of...

Nope, an AM is a 'Member of the Order of Australia'. A 'Medal of the Order of Australia' is an OAM. An AM is a higher award than an OAM.[/LEFT]
3rd Jun 2019, 07:19
Replies: 19
Views: 6,102
Posted By BuzzBox

Exactly. PAPL's view: ...

Exactly.

PAPL's view:
https://www.pc.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0010/241030/subdr173-airports.pdf
31st May 2019, 23:57
Replies: 40
Views: 15,328
Posted By BuzzBox

The Qantas Group Pilot Academy FAQs state: ...

The Qantas Group Pilot Academy FAQs state:



That seems quite different to the current Virgin scheme, where, if I'm not mistaken, cadets are paid a salary during the course, are 'guaranteed' a...
15th May 2019, 12:05
Replies: 32
Views: 14,935
Posted By BuzzBox

The CX A340 diverted to Port Hedland.

The CX A340 diverted to Port Hedland.
3rd Apr 2019, 03:22
Replies: 5,129
Views: 10,227,244
Posted By BuzzBox

So what happens next time somebody has a...

So what happens next time somebody has a different type of problem for which they have had no specific training?
3rd Apr 2019, 02:59
Replies: 5,129
Views: 10,227,244
Posted By BuzzBox

They might fix MCAS training, but I doubt they...

They might fix MCAS training, but I doubt they will do anything to change basic pilot training. In the Lion Air case, why would a pilot sit there, flying more or less level at a more or less constant...
3rd Apr 2019, 02:48
Replies: 5,129
Views: 10,227,244
Posted By BuzzBox

Perhaps so, but it's also important to understand...

Perhaps so, but it's also important to understand why the crews of the accident aircraft did not handle the situation they encountered. We don't yet know what happened in the Ethiopian accident, but...
18th Feb 2019, 00:16
Replies: 35
Views: 15,202
Posted By BuzzBox

From the Boeing images website: Three views...

From the Boeing images website:

Three views of Boeing's C-5 proposal (https://secure.boeingimages.com/archive/Three-Views-of-Boeing's-C-5-Proposal-2F3XC5HZW9G.html#/SearchResult&ITEMID=2F3XC5HZW9G)
2nd Feb 2019, 22:44
Replies: 103
Views: 86,854
Posted By BuzzBox

Crew error was not a factor in the Qantas B747...

Crew error was not a factor in the Qantas B747 event at BKK:

ATSB TRANSPORT SAFETY REPORT Aviation Occurrence Investigation – AO-2008-003 Final (https://www.atsb.gov.au/media/3440510/ao2008003.pdf)
20th Jan 2019, 16:13
Replies: 33
Views: 9,009
Posted By BuzzBox

For goodness sake, CX has been operating that way...

For goodness sake, CX has been operating that way for at least the last 25 years and the procedure is defined in the company’s Operations Manual, which is approved by the HKCAD. HKCAD FOIs regularly...
24th Nov 2018, 10:28
Replies: 2,098
Views: 1,098,397
Posted By BuzzBox

The MEL only lists items that may be inoperative...

The MEL only lists items that may be inoperative before dispatch, provided certain limitations and procedures are observed. It does not list items that must be serviceable. The MEL or DDG typically...
Forum: Tech Log
22nd Nov 2018, 10:46
Replies: 6
Views: 1,803
Posted By BuzzBox

In normal mode, pitch trim is achieved by...

In normal mode, pitch trim is achieved by changing the trim reference speed. The PFCs move the elevators to trim the aircraft and the stabiliser then moves to streamline the elevator. The PFCs need...
Forum: Tech Log
22nd Nov 2018, 03:08
Replies: 6
Views: 1,803
Posted By BuzzBox

If the airspeed is unreliable, the FSEU cruise...

If the airspeed is unreliable, the FSEU cruise inhibit and load relief functions might not work correctly, which could affect slat/flap operation. Those functions are bypassed when the flaps are in...
21st Nov 2018, 03:03
Replies: 2,098
Views: 1,098,397
Posted By BuzzBox

I'd be surprised if that were the case. The...

I'd be surprised if that were the case. The airworthiness regulations require that an aircraft must be capable of 'continued safe flight and landing...after any single failure of the stability...
21st Nov 2018, 00:30
Replies: 2,098
Views: 1,098,397
Posted By BuzzBox

According to The Seattle Times: Boeing...

According to The Seattle Times:



Boeing to hold regional meetings with airlines on 737 MAX, while execs try to reassure employees...
17th Nov 2018, 03:43
Replies: 2,098
Views: 1,098,397
Posted By BuzzBox

Our 777 QRH also has memory items for uncommanded...

Our 777 QRH also has memory items for uncommanded stabilizer motion, namely:



They are denoted exactly the same way as the 737 QRH above, ie with the dashed horizontal line beneath the second...
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