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7th Jun 2019, 19:25
Replies: 44
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Posted By orca

Langley - Bomber Command did some extraordinarily...

Langley - Bomber Command did some extraordinarily brave, absolutely necessary, eminently justifiable and very skilful things - but your analogy/ comparison probably falls down on accuracy.
7th Jun 2019, 06:47
Replies: 44
Views: 10,270
Posted By orca

The petulant child in me is weighing up whether...

The petulant child in me is weighing up whether to spend my home bound commute looking for an instance of a WW2 Air Force chap being out of rig! Being an ex Ďfinder of moving airfileldsí Iíve got no...
7th Jun 2019, 06:20
Replies: 44
Views: 10,270
Posted By orca

Each to his own. Thereís a big difference for me...

Each to his own. Thereís a big difference for me between a film with very minor errors and a bad film. (Which these still may be).

I wonder how many instances of this thing there are in real life?...
26th May 2019, 13:49
Replies: 65
Views: 13,662
Posted By orca

In short sentences comprised solely of...

In short sentences comprised solely of monosyllabic words?
22nd May 2019, 08:31
Replies: 5,515
Views: 1,303,224
Posted By orca

Thank God for men of NCPís calibre. If it had...

Thank God for men of NCPís calibre. If it had been me (ruled out on grounds of specialisation, expertise and looks) in command - relieved of command - then asked to park the barge because no one else...
21st May 2019, 18:33
Replies: 44
Views: 16,239
Posted By orca

I agree. So long as you mean that RPAS operators...

I agree. So long as you mean that RPAS operators donít get shot at and marginal weather never puts their safety at risk.

Very impressed with the set up at Waddo. Amazing capability.
12th May 2019, 08:23
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

Hi Chug - itís taken a very helpful PM, from...

Hi Chug - itís taken a very helpful PM, from someone else 😉, for me to understand that we may be arguing at cross purposes.

My view is that Service Inquiry Presidents are able to remain objective,...
11th May 2019, 20:34
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

Chug, You said that the SI report...

Chug,

You said that the SI report highlighted the lack of a safety case. It didnít to your satisfaction explain that ergo the Hawk was not airworthy.

You have failed to attribute this to the...
11th May 2019, 20:03
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

Hi Chug, Youre obviously someone who thinks...

Hi Chug,

Youre obviously someone who thinks or believes that if you keep on explaining your point then I will agree with you. I understand your point. I donít agree with you.

I hold the honest...
11th May 2019, 13:23
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

I understand your point Chug - I just disagree...

I understand your point Chug - I just disagree with you.
11th May 2019, 12:52
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

Chug, I think we disagree. I think that you...

Chug,

I think we disagree. I think that you can be and remain totally objective. You think that because a Service Inquiry shares a typing pool with someone else that they can be influenced by...
11th May 2019, 04:50
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

Chug, Apologies, I know that youíll have...

Chug,

Apologies, I know that youíll have stated this clearly somewhere; why do you feel that the MAA and MilAiB do not function independently?

I ask as my previous experience of (actual...
1st May 2019, 06:42
Replies: 62
Views: 12,682
Posted By orca

Hi Chug, Tuc, I lost mates in the 849 crash...

Hi Chug, Tuc,

I lost mates in the 849 crash - but I do wonder (if Iíve got this right) whether a 22 year old ruling is relevant to the everyday activities within the UK Air Forces?
Is the MAA...
27th Apr 2019, 19:24
Replies: 23
Views: 6,641
Posted By orca

Seems strange that the stealthy looking thing is...

Seems strange that the stealthy looking thing is the tanker not the striker!
27th Apr 2019, 17:02
Replies: 11,916
Views: 2,661,872
Posted By orca

Hi Engines, Great insight as ever. During my...

Hi Engines,

Great insight as ever. During my time with the USN we went through the pits all the time to hot refuel before a hot crew change - although we did it with the port donk shut down - can...
26th Apr 2019, 18:27
Replies: 11,916
Views: 2,661,872
Posted By orca

Could spend an age picking that diagram apart. If...

Could spend an age picking that diagram apart. If we were to take the world famous Harrier and itís servicability that was the envy of all other types...if you totted up the total in the U.K. -...
20th Apr 2019, 19:56
Replies: 39
Views: 9,258
Posted By orca

212man - not sure about the F4 but in the FA-18E...

212man - not sure about the F4 but in the FA-18E you needed full rudder deflection to stay straight with one donk out and the other in blower...with a similar engine configuration.
20th Apr 2019, 19:52
Replies: 65
Views: 23,033
Posted By orca

Trust you? No idea why I should do that. ...

Trust you? No idea why I should do that.

Remember, if youíre not up against a representative war plane then no oneís training. You can get plenty of training out of a Red Air sortie.

If your...
20th Apr 2019, 07:45
Replies: 65
Views: 23,033
Posted By orca

I disagree with the concept that a uniformed...

I disagree with the concept that a uniformed pilot RN or RAF in the Red Air role is Ďwastedí and they could be flying Blue.

I know that youíll always get the puddles of folk who donít seem to move...
18th Apr 2019, 15:10
Replies: 11,916
Views: 2,661,872
Posted By orca

As F-35 critics are quick to remind us (because...

As F-35 critics are quick to remind us (because we donít already know - obvs) any decrease in RCS or increase in jamming and agility only reduces the Pk if it out paces the threat. So in the case of...
17th Apr 2019, 20:23
Replies: 11,916
Views: 2,661,872
Posted By orca

At last - someone who knows why Meteor exists!

At last - someone who knows why Meteor exists!
17th Apr 2019, 17:04
Replies: 11,916
Views: 2,661,872
Posted By orca

OCA is a contingency plan for A-A when the...

OCA is a contingency plan for A-A when the mission is Attack.

DCA Iíll give you...and concur about the platform.
17th Apr 2019, 06:23
Replies: 11,916
Views: 2,661,872
Posted By orca

Attack is the mission; Air to Air is a...

Attack is the mission; Air to Air is a contingency you plan for.
5th Apr 2019, 06:13
Replies: 42
Views: 19,160
Posted By orca

When one says itís Ďstrictly A-Sí this is of...

When one says itís Ďstrictly A-Sí this is of course just at a tasking level. The machine has a AIM-9 capability.
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Apr 2019, 17:27
Replies: 111
Views: 20,210
Posted By orca

FWIW when I first trained on low level Sim Attack...

FWIW when I first trained on low level Sim Attack Profiles my instructor would quite often start the planning cycle with a quip such as ĎThe Labour Party conference is being held in this farmhouse...
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