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Forum: Tech Log
8th Oct 2019, 19:48
Replies: 8
Views: 1,899
Posted By bcgallacher

In the 70s I worked for Iranair in Teheran. We...

In the 70s I worked for Iranair in Teheran. We regularly 5th podded engines to and from our overhauls in Frankfurt. On speaking to a captain regarding operating with the pod installed he said that...
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Sep 2019, 09:30
Replies: 19,726
Views: 2,855,271
Posted By bcgallacher

The knife killing rate in the US is 25% higher...

The knife killing rate in the US is 25% higher than that of the UK . For an American to criticise the UK for knife killings is a joke.
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Sep 2019, 10:18
Replies: 65
Views: 10,954
Posted By bcgallacher

We If what the parents want causes division...

We
If what the parents want causes division and sectarianism then it is not reasonable - would you be happy to have separate education for all religions? The Hindus,Muslims, Seventh day...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Sep 2019, 09:28
Replies: 65
Views: 10,954
Posted By bcgallacher

Sectarianism in Scotland is not helped by the...

Sectarianism in Scotland is not helped by the Catholic churches insisting on separate education for Catholic children. The result of this is that we have two kinds of state school - one for Catholics...
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Jun 2019, 08:33
Replies: 22
Views: 2,551
Posted By bcgallacher

Have a look at the Guardians report on US food...

Have a look at the Guardians report on US food borne illnesses - the rate is ten times that of the UK. US food hygiene standards are woeful compared to the EU and UK.
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2019, 18:14
Replies: 73
Views: 9,200
Posted By bcgallacher

He was not elected by the majority of the...

He was not elected by the majority of the American people - Hilary Clinton gained 2.6 million more votes than Trump,it was the electoral college that gave Trump the Presidency.
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Apr 2019, 14:08
Replies: 55
Views: 6,026
Posted By bcgallacher

Mercaneries - ?

Mercaneries - ?
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Apr 2019, 11:52
Replies: 1,604
Views: 208,641
Posted By bcgallacher

Rather odd that that the person who is hated by...

Rather odd that that the person who is hated by the American population according to Racedo received 2.5 million more votes than her opponent. From some of the stuff he has been posting lately I...
20th Feb 2019, 02:11
Replies: 24
Views: 5,637
Posted By bcgallacher

On a flight from Manila to Narita in the early...

On a flight from Manila to Narita in the early 90's on a 747 - 200 photographed the no3 INS showing a groundspeed in excess of 700Kts and a wind on the tail of 200+ knots. There was no turbulence....
28th Jan 2019, 04:13
Replies: 28
Views: 38,993
Posted By bcgallacher

Some years ago I regularly flew in the observers...

Some years ago I regularly flew in the observers seat of 747s as flight mech.More than once I flew with a particular captain whose behaviour led me to believe he was under the influence - the problem...
14th Jan 2019, 13:34
Replies: 13
Views: 5,184
Posted By bcgallacher

The official Saudi report is not an accurate...

The official Saudi report is not an accurate account of the accident but the story about the royal flight is untrue. I was slightly involved with the aircraft after the accident,I visited it several...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2018, 06:58
Replies: 117
Views: 5,425
Posted By bcgallacher

For the most part these mass killings have been...

For the most part these mass killings have been carried out by a single nutter - absolutely nothing is being done to keep guns out of the hands of such people. I am sure that in the not too distant...
27th Oct 2018, 09:42
Replies: 27
Views: 4,527
Posted By bcgallacher

Some years back I had to do a damage inspection...

Some years back I had to do a damage inspection after a report of a bird strike on a 727 at 23000 ft over the Persian Gulf. We found feathers trapped in a lap joint at the bottom of the radome -...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Oct 2018, 11:30
Replies: 14
Views: 1,377
Posted By bcgallacher

We have used China Southern a couple of times...

We have used China Southern a couple of times from Amsterdam to Manila as it was a KLM deal and cheap. Not very impressive - aircraft dirty,vomit down sidewall. Food piss poor and long transit times...
Forum: Tech Log
31st Jul 2018, 16:53
Replies: 29
Views: 5,091
Posted By bcgallacher

I was informed that stall trials on the Trident...

I was informed that stall trials on the Trident 3b were protected by a rocket motor attached to the vertical bulkhead below engine number 2. Presumably it would have been fired if the aircraft...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jul 2018, 16:07
Replies: 7,798
Views: 2,990,655
Posted By bcgallacher

This is not the first time that the Mercedes team...

This is not the first time that the Mercedes team have made an idiotic decision,another example among several was the decision at Monaco to pull Hamilton in a few laps from the end while leading...
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Jun 2018, 06:52
Replies: 9
Views: 1,012
Posted By bcgallacher

This is no more than a few images - does this...

This is no more than a few images - does this aircraft actually exist?
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jun 2018, 13:30
Replies: 26
Views: 1,656
Posted By bcgallacher

You are absolutely right,all the goodies we have...

You are absolutely right,all the goodies we have been given we are unable to finance ourselves hence the massive subsidies from Westminster.The SNP have not told us where the money would come from in...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jun 2018, 10:50
Replies: 26
Views: 1,656
Posted By bcgallacher

The odd thing about the prospective ref2 in...

The odd thing about the prospective ref2 in Scotland is that I do not hear any debate, frankly I do not think anybody gives a bugger whether we get a ref2 or not. The SNP and it’s leadership have...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th May 2018, 22:42
Replies: 20
Views: 1,405
Posted By bcgallacher

The consequences of Scotland declaring...

The consequences of Scotland declaring independence would be appalling for the country - we are at this time incapable of financing our economy without a 10billion pound yearly subsidy from central...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th May 2018, 18:20
Replies: 20
Views: 1,405
Posted By bcgallacher

SNP referendum.

The fish will have to get the consent of whoever is PM at the time in order to have another referendum. At this time she does not have the legal authority .
30th May 2018, 18:10
Replies: 41
Views: 5,114
Posted By bcgallacher

Pprune in the Phillippines

I spend several months of the year in the Philippines,mainly in a Manila suburb and regularly access Pprune. PLDT supplies our internet - it can be unreliable at times but you can usually get Pprune.
Forum: Jet Blast
30th May 2018, 13:32
Replies: 20
Views: 1,405
Posted By bcgallacher

Groundloop - the Spaniards would not have to veto...

Groundloop - the Spaniards would not have to veto it,the Scots economy is a disaster - the highest GDP deficit in the EU, makes even the Greek economy look good. Qualification for the EU and...
Forum: Jet Blast
30th May 2018, 13:20
Replies: 20
Views: 1,405
Posted By bcgallacher

SNP Immigration policy

It would appear that in the new SNP independence document that they plan to increase the number of skilled immigrants by offering tax breaks to those who come to Scotland. I am sure this will go down...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th May 2018, 12:50
Replies: 2,520
Views: 322,883
Posted By bcgallacher

If that is the case why is your moronic President...

If that is the case why is your moronic President getting himself so involved in the Korean negotiations?
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