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28th Feb 2021, 17:28
Replies: 90
Views: 17,430
Posted By ShotOne

What a brilliant post. Don’t worry about the...

What a brilliant post. Don’t worry about the negative ones, Petra, although I’m embarrassed if they are professional pilots. A lot of ppruners haven’t been closer to an airliner than Microsoft fs in...
28th Feb 2021, 09:01
Replies: 37
Views: 9,954
Posted By ShotOne

Bolleaux indeed; +one to that. C130 might be...

Bolleaux indeed; +one to that. C130 might be slightly quieter, but it’s hardly “stealthy”
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Jan 2021, 12:09
Replies: 23
Views: 1,693
Posted By ShotOne

We’re repeatedly told that policy will follow the...

We’re repeatedly told that policy will follow the science; where’s the evidence that hotel quarantine will make a difference? Seeing Bermuda statistics being quoted to justify it doesn’t inspire...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Jan 2021, 19:50
Replies: 14,448
Views: 1,404,061
Posted By ShotOne

The EU rejects the idea of “first come first...

The EU rejects the idea of “first come first served” and wants vaccine ordered by other countries months earlier. Despite the fact that even now, they’ve not approved it. I thought it was Boris who...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Jan 2021, 14:24
Replies: 14,448
Views: 1,404,061
Posted By ShotOne

Had the boot been on the other foot, how much...

Had the boot been on the other foot, how much sympathy would the U.K. have had for legal bluster to jump the queue over orders placed three months earlier?
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Jan 2021, 14:08
Replies: 14,448
Views: 1,404,061
Posted By ShotOne

What’s luck got to do with it? The U.K. ordered...

What’s luck got to do with it? The U.K. ordered the vaccine at least three months ahead, while the EU was ambling through its own bureaucratic hoops
20th Jan 2021, 15:12
Replies: 298
Views: 72,326
Posted By ShotOne

Still a valid question why they should retain the...

Still a valid question why they should retain the title decades after ceasing to practice.
19th Dec 2020, 15:07
Replies: 44
Views: 16,156
Posted By ShotOne

Potentially massive savings by having all seven...

Potentially massive savings by having all seven three-seveny servicing equipment, spares, personnel and training in one spot. Surprised to see opinion almost universally negative. But, hey, it’s only...
6th Dec 2020, 23:37
Replies: 39
Views: 9,839
Posted By ShotOne

Given the temperature restrictions, surely...

Given the temperature restrictions, surely transport by lorry/ship is problematic compared with by air: so the ports clogged by Brexit line is nonsense then?

And as already asked, why are we using...
2nd Dec 2020, 17:39
Replies: 189
Views: 31,597
Posted By ShotOne

Odd that pruners can tell us our aircraft...

Odd that pruners can tell us our aircraft industry “is all but dead”, harking back to supposed glory days when we built 50 odd VC10’s -but ignoring the significant parts of many thousands of...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Nov 2020, 10:44
Replies: 27
Views: 2,811
Posted By ShotOne

“Not actually been sentenced..” :thank you KnC;...

“Not actually been sentenced..” :thank you KnC; as I made clear in my original post.

“Hardly a paragon..”. Once again, I don’t disagree. But since when did we put people in prison for being...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Nov 2020, 22:56
Replies: 27
Views: 2,811
Posted By ShotOne

Jail for sex PC?

A police officer who had sex with a woman in a police station toilet was told today to expect a prison sentence. The activity took place after the woman followed him into the unisex loo in a Cornwall...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Nov 2020, 09:21
Replies: 9,308
Views: 3,976,371
Posted By ShotOne

If you’re worried about traffic accidents, PDR,...

If you’re worried about traffic accidents, PDR, how would you feel about fitting large tanks of highly inflammable liquid in every vehicle -oh, hang on...!
Replies: 80
Views: 17,354
Posted By ShotOne

“Zero responsibility..” ? In an age where almost...

“Zero responsibility..” ? In an age where almost nobody takes responsibility for anything, the flight deck is the ultimate example of where the buck-stops. If you think otherwise, variable pitch, I...
11th Nov 2020, 09:45
Replies: 70
Views: 26,493
Posted By ShotOne

“conditions very bad post Covid...”. Yes....

“conditions very bad post Covid...”. Yes. Salaries back in many cases to what they were decades ago...For those “lucky” few who find any kind of flying job.
Replies: 80
Views: 17,354
Posted By ShotOne

Even the statistics for unemployed pilots, grim...

Even the statistics for unemployed pilots, grim as they are, don’t reveal the worst. Most of the “lucky” employed pilots are on reduced pay in some cases equating to salaries when I joined the...
Replies: 80
Views: 17,354
Posted By ShotOne

dns, if you’ve got money for the course, and to...

dns, if you’ve got money for the course, and to keep yourself for a year or three afterwards, go in with open eyes and fill your boots. But paying for a course now on the expectation of a job to...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Oct 2020, 19:15
Replies: 6,464
Views: 518,087
Posted By ShotOne

The Nicola show. Again! For over an hour almost...

The Nicola show. Again! For over an hour almost EVERY DAY!! Always same script: preeningly taking personal credit for anything that’s gone ok while self-righteously spitting blame at Westminster for...
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Oct 2020, 19:44
Replies: 150
Views: 14,548
Posted By ShotOne

Lewis went up massively in my estimation today...

Lewis went up massively in my estimation today for raising the Nigerian shootings. For many, BLM is just a useful club for the political left to beat the US while ignoring worse abuses elsewhere. ...
23rd Oct 2020, 23:38
Replies: 45
Views: 16,004
Posted By ShotOne

“...expensive compared to delivery vans?” Lets...

“...expensive compared to delivery vans?” Lets turn that around and imagine that drones had been the normal delivery method for some years. How would we feel about scores of noisy dangerous...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Oct 2020, 19:22
Replies: 969
Views: 101,207
Posted By ShotOne

Black lives matter?

Can anyone advise when the protest march takes place in support of the many unarmed black people recently shot in Lagos, Nigeria?
12th Oct 2020, 10:14
Replies: 139
Views: 38,224
Posted By ShotOne

In Vanguard/Comet days, aircraft handler was...

In Vanguard/Comet days, aircraft handler was viewed as a responsible and reasonably well-paid job. These days it’s min-wage, fire-at -will. There’ll be no spare steps if anything goes wrong. Or...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Oct 2020, 12:32
Replies: 50
Views: 5,835
Posted By ShotOne

How come the U.K. government is getting pages of...

How come the U.K. government is getting pages of sh** for considering then rejecting this idea. But no word of criticism for other countries like Oz which actually do it?
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Oct 2020, 08:24
Replies: 9
Views: 2,503
Posted By ShotOne

Hmmm. Quiet news day!

Hmmm. Quiet news day!
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Sep 2020, 09:38
Replies: 167
Views: 59,879
Posted By ShotOne

You say developed nations do badly because of...

You say developed nations do badly because of aged population. Healthcare in developing countries simply doesn’t support significant numbers of aged people with serious health conditions; they just...
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