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16th Mar 2019, 21:19
Replies: 5,127
Views: 10,299,146
Posted By cockpitvisit

Question from an SLF: Is it normal that you can...

Question from an SLF: Is it normal that you can trim an aircraft so far that you could not counteract the trim with the yoke, or is it a special feature of the 737?

What's the point of having a...
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Jan 2017, 15:55
Replies: 106
Views: 23,326
Posted By cockpitvisit

No. Diplomatic visas are not subject to the...

No. Diplomatic visas are not subject to the travel ban.

Does the ban affect overflights of the US territory by aircraft not bound for the US?
23rd Nov 2016, 11:05
Replies: 19
Views: 17,988
Posted By cockpitvisit

Very nice of Russians to let passengers use a...

Very nice of Russians to let passengers use a hotel.

Had this happened in the EU, pax without visas would likely be stuck in the airport transit area.

Quite ironic that "civilized" countries...
Forum: Freight Dogs
24th Aug 2016, 14:27
Replies: 356
Views: 151,376
Posted By cockpitvisit

So what happened with the airship after the...

So what happened with the airship after the crash? I understand the flight crew walked away - did the ground crew manage to capture it? Or was it blown away by the wind?
5th Aug 2016, 14:55
Replies: 152
Views: 17,645
Posted By cockpitvisit

Then the very same troublemakers will block the...

Then the very same troublemakers will block the aisles struggling to open the overhead bins. Plus there is still hand baggage under the seat in front of you.
4th Aug 2016, 21:55
Replies: 152
Views: 17,645
Posted By cockpitvisit

So how many people lost their lives because...

So how many people lost their lives because passengers wanted to take their hand baggage with them during an evacuation? I don't remember a single case. I think the problem is overblown. It's...
15th Feb 2016, 18:37
Replies: 255
Views: 99,292
Posted By cockpitvisit

Are outbound and return flights LHR-JFK operated...

Are outbound and return flights LHR-JFK operated by the same crew??

I thought the crew would be heading to a hotel for a rest period, instead of immediately operating the return flight. This would...
15th Feb 2016, 04:30
Replies: 255
Views: 99,292
Posted By cockpitvisit

You had this prior experience. The pilot probably...

You had this prior experience. The pilot probably didn't. How was he supposed to know his vision would likely recover during the remainder of the flight?

If his vision after the incident was not...
3rd Nov 2015, 03:57
Replies: 2,082
Views: 2,284,091
Posted By cockpitvisit

But how much of a heat spike would an IED...

But how much of a heat spike would an IED produce? If the bomb had like 3kg of TNT - its heat corresponded to 1 kg of jet fuel at most, with most of the heat being dissipated inside the fuselage...
26th Mar 2015, 21:07
Replies: 3,529
Views: 4,935,157
Posted By cockpitvisit

Such recordings (if they exist) are the property...

Such recordings (if they exist) are the property of the deceased passengers and must be returned to their relatives. Who then should be free to decide whether to publish them or not.

You cannot...
26th Mar 2015, 04:39
Replies: 3,529
Views: 4,935,157
Posted By cockpitvisit

And what happens if the cabin crew grabs the fire...

And what happens if the cabin crew grabs the fire axe and kills the remaining pilot, then flies the plane into a nuclear plant's spent fuel pool?

The door itself is the cause of the problem -...
25th Mar 2015, 20:33
Replies: 3,529
Views: 4,935,157
Posted By cockpitvisit

Suicides are not rare at all (compared with the...

Suicides are not rare at all (compared with the overall frequency of fatal crashes in the cruise phase).

There were 3 pilot suicides with killed passengers in the last 20 years (EgyptAir 990,...
29th Dec 2014, 06:53
Replies: 3,924
Views: 3,791,346
Posted By cockpitvisit

Was there any confirmation that the plane was...

Was there any confirmation that the plane was followed by the primary radar?
18th Jul 2014, 01:51
Replies: 1,644
Views: 2,014,981
Posted By cockpitvisit

From the purely legal point of view, they...

From the purely legal point of view, they actually have to be sent to Moscow. Ukraine is a member of the "International Aviation Committee (MAK)", which is responsible for accident investigations in...
5th Apr 2014, 16:22
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Could it be that another ship emitted the signal...

Could it be that another ship emitted the signal in order to calibrate their detectors? How else can you check that the equipment is working properly?
24th Mar 2014, 18:19
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

From what I understood, the Doppler shift of...

From what I understood, the Doppler shift of interest was caused not by the aircraft movement, but by the slight movement of the satellite itself. So if the frequency increases when the satellite is...
24th Mar 2014, 16:12
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

In the past 15 years, the majority of fatal...

In the past 15 years, the majority of fatal crashes during cruise flight were due to terrorism and pilot suicide.

I think there were only 2 passenger airliner crashes caused by mechanical reasons...
18th Mar 2014, 06:51
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Microsoft Flight Simulator contains thousands of...

Microsoft Flight Simulator contains thousands of runways "out of the box".

Maybe they meant "add-on airport packages" - you buy them to get more detailed visual scenery around certain airports. It...
17th Mar 2014, 17:36
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Exactly. You can fit over 600,000 of such...

Exactly. You can fit over 600,000 of such airplanes around the equator.

It is like searching for a small ant on a square mile of mostly rugged terrain.
17th Mar 2014, 17:29
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Here is the email from the oil rig worker...

Here is the email from the oil rig worker (http://www.todayonline.com/sites/default/files/styles/photo_gallery_image_lightbox/public/18311453.JPG?itok=LRMm_xk_) that is being quoted everywhere.

It...
17th Mar 2014, 02:51
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Inmarsat pings

I find it strange that investigators talk about two possible routes based on Inmarsat pings. These are not routes, but merely candidates for the final resting point (+/- one hour's movement).

My...
15th Mar 2014, 16:29
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

In the past 15 years, there have been 3 deadly...

In the past 15 years, there have been 3 deadly crashes caused by flight crew suicide. This is about 30% of all deadly accidents happening during cruise flight (not counting 9/11).

Nothing has been...
14th Mar 2014, 04:54
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Not really. The lack of O2 happens due to the low...

Not really. The lack of O2 happens due to the low atmospheric pressure after a depressurization, not due to passengers consuming all the oxygen. CO2 would take many hours to accumulate to dangerous...
13th Mar 2014, 21:47
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

Because the airline will not let you onboard...

Because the airline will not let you onboard without a visa otherwise.
9th Mar 2014, 04:36
Replies: 11,824
Views: 21,311,316
Posted By cockpitvisit

If the aircraft was flown somewhere else by...

If the aircraft was flown somewhere else by hijackers, it would not have disappeared from the radar (even if the hijackers turned the transponder off).
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