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25th Oct 2021, 13:40
Replies: 19
Views: 1,712

I lost track of the number of occasions I've seen...

I lost track of the number of occasions I've seen the CAA (or other UK government bodies) tighten up rules THAT WERE NOT FOLLOWED, after something awful has happened. It's a ridiculous kneejerk...
24th Oct 2021, 20:57
Replies: 6
Views: 316

For what it's worth I did the whole IR rather...

For what it's worth I did the whole IR rather than the bridge a couple of years ago. I used the ASA guides (one for written, one for oral), plus Rod Machado's superb online learning material. The...
Forum: Tech Log
24th Oct 2021, 09:43
Replies: 27
Views: 3,606

May I stick my head above the parapet as I am...

May I stick my head above the parapet as I am both a PhD qualified researcher in an allied area, and holder of a CPL; I've also been to many of the main conferences on this topic over the last few...
Replies: 5
Views: 952

rudestuff This! A degree is a poor...

rudestuff

This!

A degree is a poor backup, and those management courses aren't much use until you've substantial flying experience and are moving into airline management, or you're giving up on...
2nd Oct 2021, 20:33
Replies: 9
Views: 1,259

Use a GPS app on your phone and bluetooth them...

Use a GPS app on your phone and bluetooth them together?

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26th Sep 2021, 23:26
Replies: 9
Views: 1,006

Fill your boots, there's an international...

Fill your boots, there's an international organisation dedicated to solving exactly this problem.

ISARRA ? International Society for Atmospheric Research using Remotely piloted Aircraft...
22nd Sep 2021, 21:51
Replies: 11
Views: 3,037

Thanks again 2Planks, I've got a reasonably...

Thanks again 2Planks, I've got a reasonably recent copy of AP3456, and it indeed is extremely thorough. Good call.

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20th Sep 2021, 21:55
Replies: 11
Views: 3,037

Thanks, I've got AP3456 and will have a look. I...

Thanks, I've got AP3456 and will have a look. I forgot that it has a medicine volume.

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17th Sep 2021, 12:26
Replies: 11
Views: 3,037

Pressure breathing

I'm too many years out of the military game to have access to current information "in-house", but would find it handy to know what the current state of the art, if there is one, looks like for high...
14th Sep 2021, 16:40
Replies: 12
Views: 2,897

Well I'd argue that he should have been squawking...

Well I'd argue that he should have been squawking 2000, but other than that it's the cloudbase experienced by the pilot that matters, not what was most recently reported by the ATIS. If he saw two...
31st Aug 2021, 15:16
Replies: 19
Views: 3,138

There is (was?, no longer listed on their website...

There is (was?, no longer listed on their website so possibly retired or sold on) a Firecracker, I thought the last remaining airworthy one but could be mistaken, in use at the National Test Pilot...
24th Aug 2021, 12:03
Replies: 9
Views: 913

Not necessarily en-route to the start of the...

Not necessarily en-route to the start of the procedure however.



Only if using something to occult external vision.

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23rd Aug 2021, 23:37
Replies: 9
Views: 913

I don't know the peculiarities of Swedish...

I don't know the peculiarities of Swedish airspace, but taking two countries whose airspace peculiarities I am familiar with.

- In the USA, you would likely be in class E, and to fly through /...
23rd Aug 2021, 14:45
Replies: 15
Views: 8,785

https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/266686 G

https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/266686

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22nd Aug 2021, 10:16
Replies: 5
Views: 836

My high end business laptop grinds to a halt with...

My high end business laptop grinds to a halt with X-Plane.

I choose, for the occasions I do a bit of simulator flying, to use the old Microsoft FS-X, which is massively less power hungry, and if...
20th Aug 2021, 08:56
Replies: 11
Views: 2,876

No, WoW sensors are basically yes/no devices that...

No, WoW sensors are basically yes/no devices that tell the computers if the aeroplane is airborne or not, they don't actually measure the weight.

Calculations are done by dispatchers and/or crew...
18th Aug 2021, 15:56
Replies: 15
Views: 939

Being blunt, but honest, a pilot flying 12 hours...

Being blunt, but honest, a pilot flying 12 hours every 2 years isn't safe. We can all debate a sensible number, but it's more than that.

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17th Aug 2021, 23:48
Replies: 15
Views: 939

It'll take as long to fly as it does, I should...

It'll take as long to fly as it does, I should advise signing up for the full PPL, you'll probably need the full hours to pass the skill test anyhow, unless you are particularly young and sharp -...
17th Aug 2021, 23:46
Replies: 7
Views: 732

I did it in the USA but from EASA CPL to FAA CPL...

I did it in the USA but from EASA CPL to FAA CPL was training as required, one written, one checkride. Same again for my IR. I don't believe that the FAA care where you do these things.

I may be...
17th Aug 2021, 23:43
Replies: 11
Views: 1,027

A few thoughts in addition to the excellent...

A few thoughts in addition to the excellent advice above.

- Take our student membership of the Society of Flight Test Engineers and aim to attend any meetings available to you.

- As well as...
13th Aug 2021, 13:15
Replies: 16
Views: 2,647

Saturated is my reading of it. So many...

Saturated is my reading of it.

So many ex-FIs and new FIs who are unable to fly for the airlines are out there looking for flying work at the moment, that unless you have a profile that makes you...
5th Aug 2021, 11:43
Replies: 11
Views: 1,654

I've known a few lapsed pilots who stay in a...

I've known a few lapsed pilots who stay in a syndicate and fly as a passenger with their friends who are members, and I've known a few student pilots learning on the aeroplane.

I've never known...
3rd Aug 2021, 11:26
Replies: 2
Views: 374

For Europe, here. ...

For Europe, here.

https://www.easa.europa.eu/domains/aircrew-and-medical/flight-simulation-training-devices-fstd

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1st Aug 2021, 21:42
Replies: 11
Views: 1,654

I've been in quite a few syndicates (usually 2-3...

I've been in quite a few syndicates (usually 2-3 at a time, 12 syndicates in total, over about 25 years. Yes, I'm a bit of an ownership addict). That's covered membership from 2 to 20, microlights...
30th Jul 2021, 14:30
Replies: 19
Views: 2,652

600kg will come with a new form of BCAR Section...

600kg will come with a new form of BCAR Section S. No aeroplane will be able to become a 600kg microlight, in either direction, without at-least a paperwork exercise to evaluate the available...
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