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2nd Sep 2006, 17:37
Replies: 1,820
Views: 358,139
Posted By Konkordski

Mr Wood didn't make a mistake. He reported...

Mr Wood didn't make a mistake. He reported someone else's mistake. Blame the knob who told him it was a Chinook.

If you're going to criticise the press, at least show that you know something about...
25th Jul 2006, 09:29
Replies: 91
Views: 24,274
Posted By Konkordski

This isn't news!! I was writing about Runway...

This isn't news!! I was writing about Runway Status Lights seven years ago - how many goddamn tests do you need to do?!
26th Feb 2006, 22:21
Replies: 57
Views: 19,170
Posted By Konkordski

Steady, yer in danger of letting informed...

Steady, yer in danger of letting informed knowledge and fact get in the way of a good story. :D
21st Feb 2006, 12:44
Replies: 29
Views: 10,868
Posted By Konkordski

I know the captain was "only" a pilot, but the...

I know the captain was "only" a pilot, but the aircraft still ended up getting lost.

Since I'm sure you'd agree that the implication of village-idiocy sounds just as offensive when it's directed...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Feb 2006, 13:16
Replies: 28
Views: 9,107
Posted By Konkordski

We got fed up of explaining them to Americans.

We got fed up of explaining them to Americans.
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Feb 2006, 16:53
Replies: 32
Views: 2,317
Posted By Konkordski

Pipistrel is, I believe, an Italian light...

Pipistrel is, I believe, an Italian light aircraft company, so 'Sinus' might be a Latin or Italian term...

http://www.pipistrel.si/images/sinus9.jpg
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Feb 2006, 13:33
Replies: 20
Views: 1,527
Posted By Konkordski

I remember hearing that the facts had been...

I remember hearing that the facts had been twisted a little - namely that the "confession" was actually shown to be for a completely different assault, in a completely different area, and therefore...
Forum: Questions
13th Nov 2005, 22:41
Replies: 32
Views: 19,720
Posted By Konkordski

A certain A310 test pilot was extremely coy and...

A certain A310 test pilot was extremely coy and wouldn't answer when I asked him how he knew the type could barrel-roll.
8th Nov 2005, 11:08
Replies: 16
Views: 4,309
Posted By Konkordski

Who knows? But from a friend who worked in the...

Who knows? But from a friend who worked in the pilot recruitment applications section, I know that a certain airline much closer to home had an unofficial - but nevertheless executed - policy of...
8th Nov 2005, 09:50
Replies: 4
Views: 1,565
Posted By Konkordski

It hasn't been in Chap 11, it's only warned of a...

It hasn't been in Chap 11, it's only warned of a filing previously.
7th Nov 2005, 14:41
Replies: 21
Views: 8,185
Posted By Konkordski

TightSlot - it's not unusual for Eastern European...

TightSlot - it's not unusual for Eastern European and Russian/ex-Soviet air companies to publish photographs of a deceased crew, and a full passenger list, following an accident.

I know at least...
7th Nov 2005, 09:22
Replies: 1
Views: 1,173
Posted By Konkordski

You've just hit on the key reason why blacklists...

You've just hit on the key reason why blacklists are probably worthless. If no-one flies a blacklisted airline, then passengers only die on non-blacklisted airlines. QED
2nd Nov 2005, 10:18
Replies: 4
Views: 1,949
Posted By Konkordski

"Reviving" safety fears? Do they ever really...

"Reviving" safety fears?

Do they ever really dissipate at LOS?
1st Nov 2005, 15:31
Replies: 23
Views: 4,095
Posted By Konkordski

And to think just three weeks before he was...

And to think just three weeks before he was posting here about another C172 accident and highlighting the hazards of flying...

Didn't know you, Rhodie. But from the comments here, I think that's...
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Nov 2005, 14:22
Replies: 28
Views: 2,038
Posted By Konkordski

Such a shame that this happened on the same day: ...

Such a shame that this happened on the same day:


Triple Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Best Mate has collapsed and died after his run in Tuesday's William Hill Haldon Gold Cup at Exeter.

The...
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Nov 2005, 11:35
Replies: 42
Views: 3,470
Posted By Konkordski

It shouldn't - after all, hardly anyone actually...

It shouldn't - after all, hardly anyone actually dies in a graveyard.
28th Oct 2005, 11:07
Replies: 7
Views: 1,681
Posted By Konkordski

Right - the official word is that only about 130...

Right - the official word is that only about 130 jobs will be lost (others secured through Star Air and sale of the freight business to SAS). No flight crew jobs lost, in fact Sterling wants to...
28th Oct 2005, 11:05
Replies: 162
Views: 42,042
Posted By Konkordski

I believe so - but only a small bit. I understand...

I believe so - but only a small bit. I understand that British Airways and Air France also each have shares in Air Mauritius which are larger than the India stake.
27th Oct 2005, 08:02
Replies: 7
Views: 1,681
Posted By Konkordski

Sterling said in September that it was going to...

Sterling said in September that it was going to cut 13% of its personnel (about 230 staff), all technical and administrative - no flight crew to be axed.

Don't know if that'll change under FL.
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2005, 13:57
Replies: 46
Views: 3,673
Posted By Konkordski

That would have been tricky. Marilyn Monroe died...

That would have been tricky. Marilyn Monroe died 5 August 1962, more than a year before Kennedy's assassination.
22nd Oct 2005, 16:43
Replies: 15
Views: 3,471
Posted By Konkordski

Pictures seem to suggest it's PA38 registered...

Pictures seem to suggest it's PA38 registered G-BYLE
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Oct 2005, 13:42
Replies: 79
Views: 5,433
Posted By Konkordski

Sounds like there's a few fragile egos here who...

Sounds like there's a few fragile egos here who can't take a gentle joke. Good job they're not media types - they'd never be tough enough to stand the p!ss takes on here.
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Oct 2005, 08:54
Replies: 16
Views: 1,067
Posted By Konkordski

Well...here's the lady in question. Any thoughts?...

Well...here's the lady in question. Any thoughts?

http://www.cecepeniston.com/professional/images/CC4.jpg
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Oct 2005, 08:50
Replies: 28
Views: 2,544
Posted By Konkordski

I'm informed that there's a very reliable test to...

I'm informed that there's a very reliable test to tell the difference:

Have a [email protected] and think about her immediately afterwards. If you still care, it's love - if not, it's lust.
11th Oct 2005, 12:20
Replies: 18
Views: 8,968
Posted By Konkordski

Let's gloss over the minor fact that, unless the...

Let's gloss over the minor fact that, unless the journo personally counted them, he was probably given this figure by an "informed" BACX spokesperson. Sounds to me like (again) the journos are being...
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