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Forum: Tech Log
18th Nov 2019, 21:32
Replies: 18
Views: 2,800
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

100% Agree. Hadnít noticed on previous large...

100% Agree.

Hadnít noticed on previous large twins, but itís very apparent on the 787-9.
14th Nov 2019, 19:51
Replies: 142
Views: 113,100
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Cry me a river - paid leave over Xmas. Whatever...

Cry me a river - paid leave over Xmas. Whatever their salary, it was bargained for - and remunerated according to their role. If they want to earn what a pilot does? Become a pilot.
My surgeon mate...
12th Nov 2019, 10:51
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

So what happened? Whoís right? This is like a...

So what happened? Whoís right? This is like a daytime soap opera.. :-)
11th Nov 2019, 06:08
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Where is this ďoutĒ Dragon Man?

Where is this ďoutĒ Dragon Man?
Forum: Tech Log
6th Nov 2019, 20:09
Replies: 11
Views: 2,136
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

You didnít watch the linked video, did you? ...

You didnít watch the linked video, did you?

Autothrottle system and a whole bunch of airline tech - in a lighty. Pretty impressive if it all works as advertised.
Forum: Tech Log
5th Nov 2019, 20:54
Replies: 11
Views: 2,136
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Very impressive to have the tech available in a...

Very impressive to have the tech available in a light aircraft.
2nd Nov 2019, 07:13
Replies: 43
Views: 15,002
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Well said. Sums up the feelings on the line...

Well said. Sums up the feelings on the line perfectly.
Forum: Tech Log
28th Oct 2019, 06:47
Replies: 9
Views: 1,956
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

May I ask why you would do that?

May I ask why you would do that?
26th Oct 2019, 06:02
Replies: 32
Views: 32,215
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

:) :) :) :) :)

:) :) :) :) :)
Forum: Tech Log
21st Oct 2019, 10:22
Replies: 6
Views: 1,333
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Itís been a while since I flew the 744, but Iím...

Itís been a while since I flew the 744, but Iím pretty sure we didnít have any of those approaches coded in the FMC.. We would have to ďbuildĒ the approach and then fly it using LNAV and VS.
20th Oct 2019, 22:34
Replies: 32
Views: 32,215
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

From Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary: ...

From Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary:



This means that you should say "spelled" in US English and you can use both "spelt" and "spelled" in UK/Australian English.
20th Oct 2019, 21:41
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

The crew rest is fine - not great. The...

The crew rest is fine - not great.

The pictures donít adequately show the dividing heavy curtain well - the bunks are totally private - the curtain is a very heavy gauge and does what it should.
...
Forum: Tech Log
19th Oct 2019, 10:16
Replies: 6
Views: 1,333
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

The only approaches that I can think of are at...

The only approaches that I can think of are at Faleolo Intl in W Samoa - NSFA. The VOR-A and NDB-A procedures donít have a GP angle and the missed approach point is past the threshold.
19th Oct 2019, 04:25
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Itís why Qantas FOs have command endorsements on...

Itís why Qantas FOs have command endorsements on the aircraft that operate with Second Officers - only 1 PIC,the Captain - but both Capt and FO can be on the flight deck with a Second Officer.
18th Oct 2019, 05:14
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Just take it for what it is - good publicity for...

Just take it for what it is - good publicity for Qantas.

Ignore the rest. It will help you sleep better.
15th Oct 2019, 11:47
Replies: 1,312
Views: 693,373
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

QANTAS need to buy a new fleet for the business -...

QANTAS need to buy a new fleet for the business - for the efficiencies new aeroplanes can offer. Not for the pilots. Itís really pretty simple - which bit confuses you?
14th Oct 2019, 09:24
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

I donít envy your brother in law, but that...

I donít envy your brother in law, but that doesnít make my patterns any easier either.

In 20yrs of both short haul and long haul flying Iíve never felt so shattered than doing back to back...
9th Oct 2019, 21:31
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Agree 100% I think (and hope) this time AIPA...

Agree 100%

I think (and hope) this time AIPA and the pilot body wonít be so easily tricked. Sentiments on the flight deck are pretty much ďthey can shove itĒ. Enough has been given for the 787...
7th Oct 2019, 08:46
Replies: 7
Views: 1,609
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Awesome find - thanks Centaurus.

Awesome find - thanks Centaurus.
5th Oct 2019, 09:00
Replies: 807
Views: 480,378
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Unless Iím asleep in MY bed - Iíd better be...

Unless Iím asleep in MY bed - Iíd better be getting paid.
Forum: Tech Log
23rd Sep 2019, 22:53
Replies: 7
Views: 1,597
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

On the routes I fly the only ATC unit asking for...

On the routes I fly the only ATC unit asking for that is NZZO.

Does anyone know why?
21st Sep 2019, 11:08
Replies: 34
Views: 32,592
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

787 is the same.

787 is the same.
Forum: Tech Log
21st Sep 2019, 09:25
Replies: 64
Views: 14,640
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Are you flying the real jet or a flight sim? If...

Are you flying the real jet or a flight sim? If youíre rated and having this amount of trouble with the basics may I suggest you chat to the training department or a Captain you can easily approach....
19th Sep 2019, 11:35
Replies: 26
Views: 11,712
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Or have selected landing flaps....

Or have selected landing flaps....
17th Sep 2019, 08:45
Replies: 103
Views: 114,756
Posted By ScepticalOptomist

Departing at 2030 local for a 14hr flight, Iíd...

Departing at 2030 local for a 14hr flight, Iíd say is long haul,

Even with about 6.hrs ďoff dutyĒ in the bunk that means that two pilots are trying to have a snooze between 2130-0030 and then...
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