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6th Apr 2020, 19:44
Replies: 22
Views: 5,014
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Speaking as a Yank who graduated from a very...

Speaking as a Yank who graduated from a very middle of the road US Public High School, I am shocked and dismayed that the country that gave the world Shakespeare, the Kings English and a beautiful...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Nov 2019, 13:53
Replies: 13
Views: 2,224
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Here is a very interesting look at Post Modernism...

Here is a very interesting look at Post Modernism and the Left from Canadian Psychology Professor, Jordan Peterson.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8UVUnUnWfHI
21st Aug 2019, 16:51
Replies: 22
Views: 7,114
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

It’s a GAMA thing. Wheels Up, until the purchase...

It’s a GAMA thing. Wheels Up, until the purchase of Travel Management Co, did not have an operating certificate. If you have ever attended a Flight Safety course on the king air you would know that...
21st Aug 2019, 16:46
Replies: 22
Views: 7,114
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

l am not sure on that one. I know that the...

l am not sure on that one. I know that the customer only pays for occupied hours, what ever that is. I think it is block time but I am not sure.
14th Aug 2019, 12:19
Replies: 22
Views: 7,114
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Speaking as a former WheelsUp pilot on the...

Speaking as a former WheelsUp pilot on the KingAir; There is a very long and complete check for the first flight of the day. It involves a complete electrical, trim, auto-pilot, de-icing,...
26th Feb 2019, 14:14
Replies: 921
Views: 2,172,915
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I don’t want to further muddy the waters but...

I don’t want to further muddy the waters but there is an elevator AD on the 767 relating to some shear pins, that are designed to break if the elevators become jammed. This action allows the others...
20th Feb 2019, 12:37
Replies: 8
Views: 8,100
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I have worked with the attorney who filed...

I have worked with the attorney who filed Whistle-Blower complaints with the US Department of Labor on maintenance issues. A whistle blower complaint, part of a recent congressional bill called...
4th Feb 2019, 17:08
Replies: 43
Views: 31,278
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I would also agree on an inflight break up / loss...

I would also agree on an inflight break up / loss of control accident. A video from a security camera, (a posting above), shows smoke coming from something other than the fuselage. the aircraft is...
2nd Feb 2019, 22:30
Replies: 1
Views: 1,762
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Comlux Malta

Does anyone have any information on this company? They are looking for an experienced A319 /320 First Officer.
Forum: North America
5th Oct 2018, 21:03
Replies: 88
Views: 34,002
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Marketing wise I am starting to smell the cookies...

Marketing wise I am starting to smell the cookies they used to have on Air Midwest. Secondary cities, business class seats, if you want that, and point to point service. It's been done before but...
Forum: North America
5th Oct 2018, 20:51
Replies: 5
Views: 1,406
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

The NOTAM system is unbelievably cumbersome and...

The NOTAM system is unbelievably cumbersome and does not support aviation safety in the real world. if you have to look through 27 pages to find what you want it does not support safety. I would...
2nd Jul 2018, 11:26
Replies: 45
Views: 18,022
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

[QUOTE=stilton;10186246] I must be missing...

[QUOTE=stilton;10186246]

I must be missing something


Our operations manual prohibits us from making public speeches / talking to the media after an accident/ incident or aircraft damage
...
1st Jul 2018, 21:51
Replies: 45
Views: 18,022
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I just finished a 4 day trip, and we picked up...

I just finished a 4 day trip, and we picked up ship #806AW, the hail damaged aircraft, in Houston, IAH, and went on to LAX. We kept the same airplane from LAX to CMH, Columbus, OH. It flew just...
14th Jun 2018, 18:52
Replies: 19
Views: 17,007
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Does anyone on this board know anyone who works...

Does anyone on this board know anyone who works there? I answered an add and sent my resume. No age limit given and I am retiring from a US Carrier soon. I would like to know pay and T&C's.

Thanks...
Forum: North America
11th May 2018, 15:53
Replies: 599
Views: 266,510
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I work for AA and will venture a guess. Mr....

I work for AA and will venture a guess. Mr. Parker was the first to offer a "flow" program as a legacy major carrier. He believes that a properly constructed "flow" program will attract the...
8th Apr 2018, 12:31
Replies: 383
Views: 286,759
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I had a toxic air incident on an a 320 a month...

I had a toxic air incident on an a 320 a month ago. Luckily it happened at the gate prior to departure. My flight attendants had had it happen before and were familiar with the smell. We ask the...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Mar 2018, 11:39
Replies: 21,112
Views: 3,273,002
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

News from Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional...

News from Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional district:

Today young Democrat Connor Lamb, has declared victory for the US Congressional House seat vacated by Republican Tim Murphy, after...
1st Mar 2018, 22:54
Replies: 383
Views: 286,759
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

This is real! I am sitting at gate T12 in KATL...

This is real! I am sitting at gate T12 in KATL with very sick A319. Maintenance says that the APU was overserviced. They have to do a “burn out” procedure. It is a terrible smell that makes you...
27th Feb 2018, 16:44
Replies: 44
Views: 35,707
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

I believe this company is advertising in the US...

I believe this company is advertising in the US but without disclosure of the company name. I am flying the Bus for a US major and will retire (age 65) this year. Most adds for this part of the...
Forum: Tech Log
22nd Feb 2018, 16:26
Replies: 14
Views: 3,176
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

The Following is taken from a Naval Aviation...

The Following is taken from a Naval Aviation Student guide and quotes from Aerodynamics for Naval Aviators:

STALL SPEED
As angle of attack increases, up to CLmax AOA, true airspeed decreases in...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jan 2018, 21:49
Replies: 21,112
Views: 3,273,002
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

http://www.brandeis.edu/now/2017/February/images/l...

http://www.brandeis.edu/now/2017/February/images/lincoln.jpg

"Four Score and seven years ago, our forefathers, from various shit-hole countries, brought forth upon this continent, a new nation...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Nov 2017, 16:23
Replies: 21,112
Views: 3,273,002
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

An anomaly, or shades of things to come. ...

An anomaly, or shades of things to come. Democrats win big in Virginia: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/07/us/politics/virginia-election-democrats.html
Forum: Tech Log
6th Nov 2017, 22:16
Replies: 27
Views: 6,847
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

We are pilots, who approach the OP question with...

We are pilots, who approach the OP question with technical answers. The real answer is that airlines don't actually worry about saving fuel. They want to save money!. Fuel and money may not be the...
17th Oct 2017, 21:33
Replies: 9
Views: 2,853
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Could you tell us what University and what your...

Could you tell us what University and what your background is. I might not comment bublicly but via a private message.
Forum: Tech Log
5th Oct 2017, 15:54
Replies: 5
Views: 2,737
Posted By Zaphod Beblebrox

Sulfidation: High temperature turbine blade...

Sulfidation: High temperature turbine blade corrosion (http://www.aviationpros.com/article/10387209/sulfidation-high-temperature-turbine-blade-corrosion)

Mechanical erosion like pitting, FOD,...
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