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8th Oct 2019, 19:07
Replies: 270
Views: 338,802
Posted By sb_sfo

I took a one-hour ride in another 17G, the...

I took a one-hour ride in another 17G, the Liberty Belle, as a present to myself in 2013, the year before it died in a cornfield in Illinois. I knew the risks, I thought, and thoroughly enjoyed an...
5th Oct 2019, 01:10
Replies: 18
Views: 8,317
Posted By sb_sfo

Well, it's a start...

Well, it's a start...
3rd Oct 2019, 15:58
Replies: 270
Views: 338,802
Posted By sb_sfo

Australopithecus

"We had to rely on the crew chief training the upper turret .50’s at them to promote some psychological spacing. It always worked"
That, sir, is some excellent phrasing. Is it too late for you to...
12th Sep 2019, 18:23
Replies: 3,944
Views: 3,470,638
Posted By sb_sfo

Let alone China given the current political...

Let alone China given the current political climate?
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Sep 2019, 06:30
Replies: 40
Views: 5,234
Posted By sb_sfo

Got it, Mugabe

Got it, Mugabe
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Sep 2019, 06:28
Replies: 40
Views: 5,234
Posted By sb_sfo

Hurricane Dorian?

Hurricane Dorian?
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Sep 2019, 06:28
Replies: 40
Views: 5,234
Posted By sb_sfo

Slosar? (extra text)

Slosar? (extra text)
Forum: Tech Log
14th Jul 2019, 21:09
Replies: 47
Views: 10,228
Posted By sb_sfo

Exup On all the 747 Classics I worked on, the...

Exup
On all the 747 Classics I worked on, the APU battery was inside the pressurized cabin, aft cabin L/H side, behind the closets near the rear lavs. Hard to see how it could get cold-soaked in...
6th Jun 2019, 19:10
Replies: 72
Views: 63,756
Posted By sb_sfo

Dave, In a recent article in the SF Chronicle,...

Dave,
In a recent article in the SF Chronicle, it was stated that SFO makes more money on pickup and dropoff charges from ride-share companies than the combined revenue from food, beverage, and...
Forum: Rotorheads
6th Jun 2019, 18:45
Replies: 25
Views: 7,999
Posted By sb_sfo

One can only hope the pilot won't have his gaze...

One can only hope the pilot won't have his gaze glued on his phone screen for turn-by-turn directions. Sudden u-turns from the right lane are optional.
25th May 2019, 05:36
Replies: 39
Views: 22,608
Posted By sb_sfo

I worked for UA and transferred to ORD in May of...

I worked for UA and transferred to ORD in May of 1980, and worked on a crew with the guys that discovered the UA -10 that caused the grounding of the fleet when it was discovered to have an engine...
6th May 2019, 23:51
Replies: 461
Views: 907,553
Posted By sb_sfo

Originally Posted by dmwalker...

Originally Posted by dmwalker https://www.pprune.org/images/buttons/viewpost.gif (https://www.pprune.org/showthread.php?p=10464870#post10464870)
Sorry to add one more comment about baggage. I...
15th Mar 2019, 16:19
Replies: 908
Views: 947,821
Posted By sb_sfo

CONSO, The story you linked to seemed to me to...

CONSO,
The story you linked to seemed to me to be about a different accident B2. Am I mis-informed?
26th Feb 2019, 05:55
Replies: 15
Views: 8,800
Posted By sb_sfo

I had a view out my office window of the aircraft...

I had a view out my office window of the aircraft after it arrived in SFO and was towed off to remote parking. Taking a look from the ground, it was apparent to me that the APU mounts failed...
21st Jan 2019, 05:55
Replies: 142
Views: 41,320
Posted By sb_sfo

I got my A&P in '78, and my first job wrenching...

I got my A&P in '78, and my first job wrenching on the big jets was in '79 working on Mexicana 727s with the JATO option. After a year or so, I got on with UA, and shortly had to relocate to ORD,...
Forum: Tech Log
5th Dec 2018, 18:24
Replies: 4
Views: 2,105
Posted By sb_sfo

All that I've ever seen are.

All that I've ever seen are.
Forum: Tech Log
29th Oct 2018, 18:49
Replies: 9
Views: 1,686
Posted By sb_sfo

tubby

From the maintenance side, we have seen this fault occasionally, usually it goes away after a couple minutes. The thinking is that simultaneous engine shutdown at the gate may trigger it, but we are...
17th Oct 2018, 00:19
Replies: 22
Views: 8,487
Posted By sb_sfo

msjh, SFO's main arrival runways 28 are 750...

msjh,
SFO's main arrival runways 28 are 750 feet apart, and that goes bad frequently, so the magic number is more than that.
21st Aug 2018, 06:01
Replies: 41
Views: 19,276
Posted By sb_sfo

Sounds like a real clusterfest. Think we're gonna...

Sounds like a real clusterfest. Think we're gonna need a replacement FAM. And we'll probably never hear about the resolution.
14th Jun 2018, 06:43
Replies: 48
Views: 15,564
Posted By sb_sfo

Gearlever, thanks for clearing that up for me.

Gearlever, thanks for clearing that up for me.
13th Jun 2018, 17:27
Replies: 48
Views: 15,564
Posted By sb_sfo

I'm with BAEngineer-never seen that system...

I'm with BAEngineer-never seen that system installed on any Airbus. This could have easily been a live pushback with hundreds of pax aboard. I had heard years ago that LH was towing departures almost...
25th May 2018, 16:25
Replies: 62
Views: 19,264
Posted By sb_sfo

Wink You're right, Dave, and as he was about 20 feet...

You're right, Dave, and as he was about 20 feet off the lead-in line, the math works out just about right.
31st Mar 2018, 15:08
Replies: 73
Views: 41,395
Posted By sb_sfo

Lomapaseo, being you're in Florida, how much of...

Lomapaseo, being you're in Florida, how much of that 1000 mile circle is water? I might take that bet...
21st Feb 2018, 18:17
Replies: 387
Views: 278,128
Posted By sb_sfo

Dazarland, As part of your research, might I...

Dazarland,
As part of your research, might I suggest you inhale a snootful of hot organophosphates and tell us if it feels minor?
19th Jul 2017, 00:53
Replies: 1,221
Views: 585,253
Posted By sb_sfo

I would have thought that one of them would have...

I would have thought that one of them would have needed to return to the gate for a seat cover change, at the least...
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