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23rd Jul 2020, 15:15
Replies: 56
Views: 26,640
Posted By MacLaren1

Sorry, but - in any business - it's all about the...

Sorry, but - in any business - it's all about the money. Without that, no one works.
Forum: Rotorheads
14th Nov 2019, 08:46
Replies: 15
Views: 6,325
Posted By MacLaren1

Clearly just needs buffing up.... :rolleyes:

Clearly just needs buffing up.... :rolleyes:
14th Nov 2019, 08:28
Replies: 79
Views: 11,694
Posted By MacLaren1

Smile Make it opt-in

Agreed here too, as an ex BA man, and private pilot.

This will alienate many. It's now a website teaming with fascinating information (much of it huge interest and some potentially life-saving) -...
16th Oct 2019, 17:00
Replies: 65
Views: 39,999
Posted By MacLaren1

Club article

Easily done indeed, and there but for the grace of God, etc.

The club have been remarkably transparent in their latest newsletter here...
15th Oct 2019, 17:01
Replies: 65
Views: 39,999
Posted By MacLaren1

The BGA accident report

An interesting investigation of this incident from the BGA here...
5th Oct 2019, 15:39
Replies: 66
Views: 51,310
Posted By MacLaren1

Have owned two Breitlings - the first (titanium,...

Have owned two Breitlings - the first (titanium, electronic) I bought for 300, and sold for 1000; the second (solid gold) was bought 12 years ago for 10k and probably worth a few bob more today. ...
4th Oct 2019, 13:16
Replies: 18
Views: 2,104
Posted By MacLaren1

Broadly, you need: - A beefy gaming PC (you...

Broadly, you need:

- A beefy gaming PC (you can build one for half the price of a commercial one - if I can do it, anyone can - all parts from Overclockers and build demonstrations on Youtube)....
4th Oct 2019, 10:10
Replies: 18
Views: 2,104
Posted By MacLaren1

VR and force feedback yoke

Technology is moving fast.

As a PPL with night and IMC ratings, plus many years gliding/ motor gliding, I can highly recommend a VR headset and force feedback yoke. The experience is staggeringly...
Forum: Tech Log
27th Mar 2018, 18:43
Replies: 21
Views: 5,989
Posted By MacLaren1

AAIB website

Probably the military approach...

..."Why do we need to tell anyone?" Rather than "We need to get this right because it could undermine everything else we do"...
13th Sep 2017, 20:25
Replies: 7
Views: 2,107
Posted By MacLaren1

Sad but true... she swept down to watch nearby...

Sad but true... she swept down to watch nearby whales, became disorientated, and three minutes later clinched the title.
6th Jul 2017, 18:05
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

Agreed, clareprop, but her track record isn't...

Agreed, clareprop, but her track record isn't very good.. ☹️
26th Jun 2017, 17:52
Replies: 1,109
Views: 484,063
Posted By MacLaren1

A friend (and former fixed wing syndicate...

A friend (and former fixed wing syndicate partner) declined a seat on this flight due to another appointment. Two seats were taken up by others, who tragically perished.

There but for the grace...
16th Jun 2017, 21:27
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

"Our....?"

...er.. "our difficulties "... ?
16th Jun 2017, 21:12
Replies: 1,109
Views: 484,063
Posted By MacLaren1

Oh, dear...

Oh, dear...
30th May 2017, 22:06
Replies: 634
Views: 276,691
Posted By MacLaren1

Comet House

I recall when Comet House was home to BA Press Office (and asbestos). The nearest thing they had to technology was a top loading VCR. Given the scale of the recent failure, nothing much has changed..
22nd May 2017, 16:51
Replies: 10
Views: 1,514
Posted By MacLaren1

Time off in loo

Read books on the train, copy pages and leave them in the loo, read them in dentist waiting rooms, make them part of your life.

It worked for me and several friends ( still in their loos to this...
21st May 2017, 16:08
Replies: 392
Views: 197,357
Posted By MacLaren1

Back to basics

The thread here seems to have drifted to business travellers and their influences.

But can I ask - the professional pilots here have to sit at the sharp end... how comfortable (or otherwise) does...
2nd Apr 2017, 14:21
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

I am a private pilot, I haven't made frequent...

I am a private pilot, I haven't made frequent posts, and I certainly am not anti female pilots (having been mentored by, among others, the wonderful Mary Meagher).

But I did watch the initial TV...
26th Feb 2017, 15:10
Replies: 1,087
Views: 969,439
Posted By MacLaren1

...Yes, and it will also make the print media -...

...Yes, and it will also make the print media - but the principle stands. You won't see any major companies launching new products on a Friday afternoon ...
25th Feb 2017, 21:47
Replies: 1,087
Views: 969,439
Posted By MacLaren1

There is a journalistic maxim: "if you want to...

There is a journalistic maxim: "if you want to bury/ minimise the impact of something, launch it on a Friday" (smaller Saturday papers due to more limited advertising; lower circulations as fewer...
16th Feb 2017, 03:06
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

"Solo" press releases...

Jay - you are right... eg from the sponsors themselves...:

http://http://www.boeing.com/resources/boeingdotcom/media/dubai2015/pdf/releases_local/FinalEngStearmanflight_UAEPressRelease.pdf...
15th Jan 2017, 13:35
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

Quite right....

Spot on - their PR tactics entirely. Hoping the thread and Wiki changes will disappear.

(ex journo, but now PR.... don't shoot the messenger)
15th Jan 2017, 12:40
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

Legal double standards?

AK7274 wrote, reiterating his earlier post (referred to in the legal letter):



...stating:



Not only is it wrong, but would TCT's wonderful barristers really want the second half of...
28th Dec 2016, 14:08
Replies: 4,514
Views: 1,291,321
Posted By MacLaren1

Any awards looming?

Victoria Beckham "delighted and humbled" to be receiving a gong - any word of TCT?

When Googling Tracey Curtis Taylor and "news" - one gets
...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th May 2016, 20:12
Replies: 5
Views: 2,118
Posted By MacLaren1

The REAL cost of insurance

Hi guys. I normally fly things with blades upfront, but am fascinated by one aspect of helicopters.

If you Google accidents and helicopters, you very quickly find yourself in a world of court...
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