Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Nick Thomas
Showing results 1 to 25 of 119
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Forum: Tech Log
2nd Oct 2013, 23:52
Replies: 393
Views: 44,711
Posted By Nick Thomas

Flarepilot Thank you for your prompt reply. ...

Flarepilot

Thank you for your prompt reply.

I understand why you assume you are speaking to pilots.

I am of course not a commercial pilot yet I have a keen interest in aviation as I have in...
Forum: Tech Log
2nd Oct 2013, 23:09
Replies: 393
Views: 44,711
Posted By Nick Thomas

"the NTSB is full of humans...humans make...

"the NTSB is full of humans...humans make mistakes...we have our opinions based on years of whatever we have been doing"

Yes Flarepilot, humans do make mistakes so it's just possible that the FO...
29th Dec 2012, 00:33
Replies: 49
Views: 4,570
Posted By Nick Thomas

Bond'll Do May I suggest you Google "Norwich...

Bond'll Do
May I suggest you Google "Norwich Pharmacal orders". You may find it useful.
19th Dec 2012, 18:37
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

Hi Lyman Thank you for posting your opinion on...

Hi Lyman
Thank you for posting your opinion on the photographs concerning the tyre marks. Whilst I accept that the photos are evidence and don't doubt for one moment that you are convinced by your...
19th Dec 2012, 18:13
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

Hi Lyman If as you ask we leave aside the...

Hi Lyman
If as you ask we leave aside the titanium strip and instead assume that there was an engine failure(not caused by FOD) then if I understand correctly you are of a view that the missing...
19th Dec 2012, 14:37
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

Howdy Lyman I can accept that the horizontal...

Howdy Lyman
I can accept that the horizontal rotation is “abnormal” but as I said in post 223 “Where I do agree with those who don't accept the report or parts of it, is that the many other failures...
18th Dec 2012, 23:58
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

Hi once again Lyman I have to congratulate you...

Hi once again Lyman
I have to congratulate you for the way you keep this thread alive. Everything is quiet and then up you pop and we are all of again on the same merry go round! You tenacity is to...
17th Dec 2012, 19:01
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

Hi Lyman You have spent a great amount of time...

Hi Lyman
You have spent a great amount of time discussing the missing spacer and the possible consequences of it's absence. It may be helpful if you could collect all your thoughts together in one...
16th Dec 2012, 23:24
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

Hi Lyman I am not an accident investigator so...

Hi Lyman
I am not an accident investigator so am unable to draw conclusions from those photographs. From reading this thread I know you think they are important and that is your right so to do. My...
16th Dec 2012, 21:51
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

SLFinAz I still stand by comment that the UA 232...

SLFinAz I still stand by comment that the UA 232 flight is a Red Herring. I do agree with you when you say the engine should have not been shut down below 400ft, but because something shouldn't be...
16th Dec 2012, 18:02
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

"Can you tell me with 100% absolute certainty...

"Can you tell me with 100% absolute certainty that a flight deck crew of aviators the caliber of Alfred Haynes and Dennis Fitch might not have accomplished a miracle?

We need to look no farther...
16th Dec 2012, 01:00
Replies: 313
Views: 44,472
Posted By Nick Thomas

"At what point does a demonstrated lack of...

"At what point does a demonstrated lack of professionalism in a complex operating environment override any other relevant components of the accident."
Never as the reason for the accident was the...
Forum: Tech Log
17th Dec 2011, 14:06
Replies: 2,046
Views: 1,157,145
Posted By Nick Thomas

I was referring to the button in the top picture....

I was referring to the button in the top picture. On the DVD you can see the co-pilot moving the lower button but the camera view is from the side and below so it's not possible to see the button...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Dec 2011, 21:18
Replies: 2,046
Views: 1,157,145
Posted By Nick Thomas

Great thread and I am still enjoying reading it...

Great thread and I am still enjoying reading it over a year later. I was again watching ITVV Concorde DVD the other night and noticed the Heading/Track button on the A/P. I wondered how you could...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Dec 2011, 00:24
Replies: 8
Views: 3,824
Posted By Nick Thomas

By definition the magnitude of one degree...

By definition the magnitude of one degree Celsius and one degree Kelvin are exactly the same. Zero degree Kelvin is absolute zero, which is also minus 273.15 degrees Celsius and therefore zero...
9th Dec 2011, 13:20
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

Silverstrata has a point re building on sand. The...

Silverstrata has a point re building on sand. The Rio-Antirrio bridge across the Gulf of Corinth is built on a level gravel/sand base. There are no piles through this as the Gulf is increasing in...
5th Dec 2011, 17:58
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

As I don't accept your comments as being...

As I don't accept your comments as being objective or reasonable it follows that your argument is "ad hominem".
I have better things to do than carry on this pointless dialogue with you so I shall...
4th Dec 2011, 17:16
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

I agree with you MAN777. I only repeated SS...

I agree with you MAN777. I only repeated SS quotes to
1. Refute his "ad hominem" statement
2. To point out that this forum is no place for tasteless remarks.

I am more than happy to discuss...
4th Dec 2011, 13:25
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

Why should I waste my time criticising an...

Why should I waste my time criticising an obviously flawed plan. Especially as I doubt that you would accept criticism from a brain dead Architect
It's interesting that you consider my views void...
4th Dec 2011, 00:19
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

Well your Architectural skills are so much better...

Well your Architectural skills are so much better than Lord Foster I think you are wasted in aviation.

A quick sketch produced on your laptop is not a design for an airport it's just a pathetic...
3rd Dec 2011, 17:17
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

Am going to give you another opportunity to rant...

Am going to give you another opportunity to rant against New Labour by noting that you spent two paragraphs doing just that in post 164, whilst claiming that my earlier post was nonsense.
...
29th Nov 2011, 10:17
Replies: 1,388
Views: 174,964
Posted By Nick Thomas

SS Now we know your reason for being so keen on...

SS
Now we know your reason for being so keen on a new airport: It's so you can post your anti New Labour rhetoric. In case you haven't noticed in LA, New Labour have been out of power for 18 months....
Forum: Tech Log
28th Nov 2011, 14:53
Replies: 10
Views: 2,419
Posted By Nick Thomas

I expect you have investigated whether there are...

I expect you have investigated whether there are any services in the vicinity of your excavations. Can be expensive and dangerous if you hit say a gas main.
Forum: Tech Log
27th Nov 2011, 18:59
Replies: 10
Views: 2,419
Posted By Nick Thomas

Hi UniFoxOS I still think you are over...

Hi UniFoxOS
I still think you are over complicating things. If you feel unhappy at just excavating and using hardcore to level the bottoms, the batter rail proposal is a simple and effective way of...
Forum: Tech Log
26th Nov 2011, 16:12
Replies: 10
Views: 2,419
Posted By Nick Thomas

As an Architect am wondering why you need to be...

As an Architect am wondering why you need to be so accurate with your excavations. I presume they are for the foundations of your extension. Normally hardcore is laid before pouring the concrete. The...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 119
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.