Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Old Dogs
Showing results 1 to 25 of 110
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 18:17
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

Thanks for that explanation. Very helpful.

Thanks for that explanation. Very helpful.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 17:38
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

Sorry, I have never heard the joke.

Sorry, I have never heard the joke.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 17:36
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Believe whatever pleases you.

Believe whatever pleases you.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 05:47
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Thank you for the "clarification". Not sure...

Thank you for the "clarification".

Not sure what the bolded O D reference means?
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 05:15
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

As you wish, but this was common practice all the...

As you wish, but this was common practice all the years I did this work.

Every training captain I knew, and I was one, taught the same technique.

I know of no other way to determine rate or...
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 04:21
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

My name is Jerry Cutler. I admire John...

My name is Jerry Cutler.

I admire John Eacott immensely, but he has no idea what I did between 1973 and 1975.
Forum: Rotorheads
11th Aug 2019, 01:50
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

I saw no "valour" during my time in SE Asia. ...

I saw no "valour" during my time in SE Asia.

What I saw was American Stone Age savagery.

I stole NOTHING.

But I will take the shame to my grave.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 18:39
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

My IFR experience was before we had "icing...

My IFR experience was before we had "icing clearances".

In any case, I answered the lad's question.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 18:29
Replies: 42
Views: 7,375
Posted By Old Dogs

VERY well said, and I totally agree.

VERY well said, and I totally agree.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 17:58
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

By your comment I suspect you have NEVER flown an...

By your comment I suspect you have NEVER flown an IFR helicopter in icing conditions. 😏
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 17:32
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

​​​​​​I stated where I was earlier, a country...

​​​​​​I stated where I was earlier, a country beside Vietnam.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 17:30
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

Same stuff all the other Canadian pilots in the...

Same stuff all the other Canadian pilots in the Arctic and the East Coast were smoking.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 06:00
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Some folks might call it that.

Some folks might call it that.
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 04:50
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Not everyone who worked in SE Asia flew for a...

Not everyone who worked in SE Asia flew for a "unit".
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Aug 2019, 04:38
Replies: 26
Views: 5,007
Posted By Old Dogs

Typical IFR habit. In IFR we fly by numbers....

Typical IFR habit.

In IFR we fly by numbers.

For example, in a 212 set 85%Q for the climb. You should lose 2%Q per 1000 feet.

If you are NOT losing 2%Q per 1000 you are picking up ice.

I...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Aug 2019, 04:53
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

As you wish.

As you wish.
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Aug 2019, 02:41
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

I didn't serve in Vietnam, one country over.

I didn't serve in Vietnam, one country over.
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Aug 2019, 01:34
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

12,000 Canadians served in combat in Vietnam.

12,000 Canadians served in combat in Vietnam.
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Aug 2019, 01:22
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Not sure what the French colonization of Viet Nam...

Not sure what the French colonization of Viet Nam has to do with the American invasion based on an event that didn't happen - the Gulf of Tonkin incident?

Not sure what your last comment refers...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Aug 2019, 00:57
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

No, why do you ask?

No, why do you ask?
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Aug 2019, 00:27
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

What I have seen of Oliver Stone's Viet Nam work...

What I have seen of Oliver Stone's Viet Nam work (he served there) it is pretty well documented.

I sure agree with your second comment, though.

50,000 Americans and 1.5 million Vietnamese in a...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Aug 2019, 20:22
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Dunno about that. Oliver Stone does a pretty good...

Dunno about that. Oliver Stone does a pretty good job of explaining what happened.

Please refer to his 10+ hours of documentary on the subject.
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Aug 2019, 20:20
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Mom and two kids workin' in a rice paddy. I...

Mom and two kids workin' in a rice paddy.

I watched it happen.
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Aug 2019, 19:57
Replies: 73
Views: 14,648
Posted By Old Dogs

Like shooting defenceless women and children in...

Like shooting defenceless women and children in rice paddies with .50 cals?
Forum: Rotorheads
3rd Aug 2019, 01:52
Replies: 55
Views: 17,677
Posted By Old Dogs

Wow!!! I have had the exact same dream about...

Wow!!! I have had the exact same dream about wires!!!

I kept my clothes on, though. 😁
Showing results 1 to 25 of 110
 


 
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.