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Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Aug 2019, 22:18
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

But, although from the same stable, the TP is a...

But, although from the same stable, the TP is a very different animal including stretches in the fuselage and even a new name.

Straight from the Vulcanair website....
The A-VIATOR is the simple,...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Aug 2019, 18:17
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

There is no turbo prop option on a P68. Yet...

There is no turbo prop option on a P68.

Yet strangely news just in that the crews with no aircraft [that work] have been keeping their hand in flying leased examples of the DA-42.... one of the...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Aug 2019, 06:55
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

I keep promising the wife that one. Check in...

I keep promising the wife that one.

Check in my diary, onto the BA site next I guess..... check the options.:)

Mind you, Cayman unit appears almost as often as NPAS sometimes! Just a better...
Forum: Rotorheads
31st Jul 2019, 20:05
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

PAN invite Doncaster. I actually suspect...

PAN invite Doncaster.

I actually suspect hell will freeze over first.

But I am in Doncaster in mid August....

;)
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Jul 2019, 19:18
Replies: 12
Views: 4,055
Posted By PANews

It seems that there are desperately few pilots...

It seems that there are desperately few pilots [that is not news of course] being chased by some now desperate operators who thought that they could still get pilots for £60K and find that even at...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Jun 2019, 11:15
Replies: 65
Views: 20,019
Posted By PANews

And another question may be what seats were...

And another question may be what seats were fitted. The answer to that question can turn an unfortunate hi-G injury accident where everyone walks away into a fatal.
The 109 is a legacy airframe and...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Jun 2019, 06:24
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

Not exactly Rotorheads, but for what it is worth,...

Not exactly Rotorheads, but for what it is worth, the final two P68 fixed wing arrived at Doncaster a few days ago.

Presumably now they will have to ramp up the pilots and TFOs to an operational...
Forum: Rotorheads
14th Jun 2019, 20:16
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

I know its unusual for me...... but a slightly...

I know its unusual for me...... but a slightly positive slant of NPAS and what they now do.

Recently at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam I ran an annual aviation event. During the proceedings the...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Apr 2019, 20:05
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

On their way may well be an over egged...

On their way may well be an over egged statement.The magic words in the official West Yorkshire Police statement are.....

‘In the months ahead, work will take place to achieve airworthiness and...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Mar 2019, 13:25
Replies: 53
Views: 17,804
Posted By PANews

Something in the water that day..... it was...

Something in the water that day..... it was apparently the same day as BA flew an airliner full of people heading for Germany to Edinburgh.....
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Jan 2019, 16:31
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

NPAS Boreham have tweeted that they are closing...

NPAS Boreham have tweeted that they are closing down their Twitter account from January 31 and therefore bringing to an end the fantasy that they represented another base ..... a bit like Doncaster,...
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Jan 2019, 09:47
Replies: 8
Views: 1,553
Posted By PANews

I may be wrong but there seem to be issues with...

I may be wrong but there seem to be issues with the whole concept of the UAV in SA(R).

The type of craft that may be deployable in the role is going to be pretty large, sophisticated and...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jan 2019, 16:43
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

It would appear that the pilots of NPAS are in...

It would appear that the pilots of NPAS are in for a bit of retraining.

Yesterday in the House of Lords it was stated that helicopters are to be used to throw nets at drones.....

There was a...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jan 2019, 13:30
Replies: 24
Views: 2,947
Posted By PANews

It is being promoted as a taxi thereby implying...

It is being promoted as a taxi thereby implying that it, like the flying car, can be operated by just any old Uber driver....and drop onto your drive at home or office ..take you to the Golden Globes...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Jan 2019, 19:49
Replies: 111
Views: 51,631
Posted By PANews

Cabby I think you will find that the number of...

Cabby I think you will find that the number of police forces operating the P68 in the police role is very few. Over twenty years ago the Italian Police had quite a few of them. They were standard...
Forum: Rotorheads
18th Dec 2018, 09:42
Replies: 37
Views: 11,290
Posted By PANews

The suggestion that they used cellphone...

The suggestion that they used cellphone trialgulation is pronbably correct.

There are a couple of now proven systems out there that can find you if your phone is simply switched on. They were...
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Nov 2018, 12:40
Replies: 47
Views: 4,411
Posted By PANews

At that level the same happens here. Even...

At that level the same happens here.

Even well off people arrive in the UK for treatment of expensive ailments or even child birth, take the free treatment and venture back home wherever that is...
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Nov 2018, 11:36
Replies: 47
Views: 4,411
Posted By PANews

Has anyone tried the UK charity model in the US...

Has anyone tried the UK charity model in the US and elsewhere [and presumably failed]?

It seems odd that it works so well here with minimal government money and yet apparently 'copious' amounts of...
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Nov 2018, 20:36
Replies: 19
Views: 2,354
Posted By PANews

Sort of a bit like an upside down Harrier........

Sort of a bit like an upside down Harrier..... good job they are not using a couple of Pegasus.... mind you I guess that a couple of automotives roaring flat-out above your head may be distracting....
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Oct 2018, 10:20
Replies: 6
Views: 1,806
Posted By PANews

I suspect there were a lot of disappointed people...

I suspect there were a lot of disappointed people in the RAI Amsterdam. The lack of comment here since the 12 tends to underline its lack of "vavoom". The show was fine and there were lots of...
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Oct 2018, 07:18
Replies: 129
Views: 13,014
Posted By PANews

It is all too easy to write this off as some sort...

It is all too easy to write this off as some sort of 'good old fashioned' activity. The older ones among us recall the screaming red faced sergeant/inspector/superintendent with his face one inch...
Forum: Rotorheads
7th Oct 2018, 09:31
Replies: 129
Views: 13,014
Posted By PANews

Whether OD can turn this around may be signified...

Whether OD can turn this around may be signified by the openness of the "new" situation.

For too long information and disinformation has been strictly regulated - this is the stuff that has been...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Oct 2018, 11:20
Replies: 129
Views: 13,014
Posted By PANews

I think it is unfair to blame the whole thing on...

I think it is unfair to blame the whole thing on Tyrone.

True he was the tool by which much had been slashed and damaged but he was not the architect of the mess.

The plan upon which his...
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2018, 23:09
Replies: 129
Views: 13,014
Posted By PANews

Futures

WYP will need to advertise the job but I suspect it will be seen as a poisoned chalice after what happened to the two previous incumbents.

that gives OD time.

there is an option lurking out...
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2018, 20:35
Replies: 129
Views: 13,014
Posted By PANews

In the wake of the Simon Byrne [Chief Constable...

In the wake of the Simon Byrne [Chief Constable of Cheshire] bullying allegations this spun onto my desk today.

It is mostly news to me .... so no comment but I am sure there may be some sharp...
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