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Posted By uncle dickie

A possible solution is moving to Spain, the...

A possible solution is moving to Spain, the largest recognised ATO provider being FTE Jerez.
Forum: Questions
14th Jun 2020, 15:31
Replies: 5
Views: 780
Posted By uncle dickie

And yet a “foreign national” can obtain a FAA...

And yet a “foreign national” can obtain a FAA licence.
What is the reasoning behind the Indian Government legislation?

do they allow a validation of an ICAO ATPL?
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Posted By uncle dickie

A point of view

The ATO must be honest and trustworthy in all communications with prospective customers. This means that they make clear the limits of their knowledge and make reasonable checks to ensure the...
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Posted By uncle dickie

Marketing will recognise that anyone wanting to...

Marketing will recognise that anyone wanting to spend a six figure sum have done their homework and delay.
So how about spending a five figure sum (significant discount) they might say and start...
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Views: 1,293
Posted By uncle dickie

18greens comment is misleading as it implies that...

18greens comment is misleading as it implies that significant crosswinds are a major factor. Nothing could be further from the truth.

A more careful scrutiny of XRY weather would reveal that the...
9th Oct 2019, 17:21
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Posted By uncle dickie

Although KURA CONSULTANCY LTD still exists. ...

Although KURA CONSULTANCY LTD still exists.

Name change: previously
KURA AVIATION SERVICES LTD

If you explore the link above to trace who was who, including the ex DFO Citiflyers albeit for a...
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Views: 1,705
Posted By uncle dickie

In a few years time, airline sponsorship might...

In a few years time, airline sponsorship might appear as an opportunity for you. Only Aer Lingus are offering full sponsorship this year.
Although it has been known for (very mature) school leavers...
29th Aug 2019, 07:23
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Posted By uncle dickie

Are there many ex Hamble (BA) chaps under 65, &...

Are there many ex Hamble (BA) chaps under 65, & still flying ~public transport ?
23rd Aug 2019, 16:04
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Posted By uncle dickie

Passing or not passing a particular initial...

Passing or not passing a particular initial selection process is no absolute definitive guide as to anyone’s ability to operate. I know a number of successful Captains whose ‘style’ didn’t suit...
23rd Aug 2019, 14:02
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Posted By uncle dickie

I suggest that you study the concept of CRM & how...

I suggest that you study the concept of CRM & how team work / personality are critical to a successful operation. You need to pass the ‘beer test’. If you were say a doctor, it helps enormously to...
11th Aug 2019, 20:20
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Posted By uncle dickie

Just why the CAA was not consulted as to the...

Just why the CAA was not consulted as to the specifications has not been disclosed.
CAP168 is the starting point for Aerodrome construction & equipment
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Posted By uncle dickie

why pay twice for a medical? distant learning...

why pay twice for a medical?
distant learning for the professional exams or somewhere like Bristol GS full time?

entirely your choice, but if your are set on the CPL/IR route personally UK for...
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Posted By uncle dickie

Read your previous post over the last 6 years on...

Read your previous post over the last 6 years on the other thread.

Obtain in your class one medical before signing up to any flying course.
Another option is doing your PPL near home this...
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Views: 2,876
Posted By uncle dickie

Hope KT1988 goes back to his previous occupation:...

Hope KT1988 goes back to his previous occupation: the legal profession.

Why do I think that he would be a nightmare on the flightdeck?
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Posted By uncle dickie

FTE might be APS approved by the Spanish...

FTE might be APS approved by the Spanish Regulator? And they have a new A320 FTD1 recently approved. Not cheap but quality training.
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Posted By uncle dickie

If you & the instructors believe that an answer...

If you & the instructors believe that an answer is not correct then the Head of Training / CTKI need to take appropriate action either with other Providers and/or directly with their Regulator.
...
5th Jun 2019, 18:06
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Posted By uncle dickie

You may think that “a guaranteed assessment “ is...

You may think that “a guaranteed assessment “ is critical; it does not mean automatic guaranteed acceptance will necessarily follow. If they don’t like the cut of your jib......
Get your head in...
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Posted By uncle dickie

P2F

KT1988

Will you “nail your colours to the mast” and unequivocally condemn all forms of P2F scheme on this Pprune forum.

A simple YES or NO answer. No waffle. Yes, or No....
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Posted By uncle dickie

Loan agreement in writing? Evidence that a loan...

Loan agreement in writing?
Evidence that a loan was made?

Start a CCJ process. Do it online..
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Posted By uncle dickie

If you knew for certain that your sim ride was on...

If you knew for certain that your sim ride was on the Airbus, then choosing the Bus for the MCC is fine.
You might be a tagged student for say EZY then MCC on it makes sense.
Otherwise as a newly...
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Posted By uncle dickie

Virtual Aviation, Cambridge (VA Airline Training)

VIRTUAL have been given approval by EASA to continue to issue EASA MCC / APS certificates even if a NO DEAL BREXIT was to occur.

So newly qualified EASA CPL/IR holders can still obtain their...
20th Mar 2019, 10:00
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Views: 1,261
Posted By uncle dickie

Doing well in the exams is important. Ideally no...

Doing well in the exams is important. Ideally no retakes, not less than 85% in any exam and really a very good mark in Navigation. Demonstrates your brain may well be wired up correctly as an...
19th Mar 2019, 14:54
Replies: 6
Views: 1,261
Posted By uncle dickie

In a word, NO. Just sufficient grey matter...

In a word, NO. Just sufficient grey matter necessary.
The hardest the maths get is SIN COS TAN
Arithmetic, square roots, simple & quadratic equations. That is about it.

Physics : Boyle Law....
17th Mar 2019, 14:45
Replies: 2
Views: 1,122
Posted By uncle dickie

If you are serious about a career in aviation, I...

If you are serious about a career in aviation, I would suggest you do your own research.
I would expect this style of question from a much younger person than you claim to be in previous posts.
...
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Views: 1,421
Posted By uncle dickie

Without spilling the beans, what areas are the...

Without spilling the beans, what areas are the Chinese class1 medicals so much stricter?
I hear BMI index can be an issue?

You might get assistance from the MEDICAL section on Pprune?
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