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3rd Sep 2020, 09:55
Replies: 123
Views: 29,113
Posted By EastofKoksy

More than that die of cancer every year but the...

More than that die of cancer every year but the media dont focus on it as it is sadly just a routine statistic.
14th Aug 2020, 11:59
Replies: 74
Views: 14,567
Posted By EastofKoksy

It is impossible to run any business on the basis...

It is impossible to run any business on the basis the government will allow you to operate this week but might ban you next week and penalise your customers for doing business with you. Then, to rub...
9th May 2020, 08:54
Replies: 354
Views: 196,994
Posted By EastofKoksy

Apart from the short term effect of killing off...

Apart from the short term effect of killing off Virgin Atlantic, these restrictions will cause enormous damage to the rest of the UK air transport industry. The quarantine restriction seems to be...
6th May 2020, 12:16
Replies: 1,977
Views: 1,624,746
Posted By EastofKoksy

With few exceptions they voted for this in...

With few exceptions they voted for this in climate change legislation. If they disagree they have not taken any steps to repeal it.
6th May 2020, 11:14
Replies: 1,977
Views: 1,624,746
Posted By EastofKoksy

You hit the nail on the head. If you add the fact...

You hit the nail on the head. If you add the fact the vast majority of our senior politicians in the UK support deep short term cuts in CO2 emissions, this explains why they are sitting on their...
5th May 2020, 09:05
Replies: 1,977
Views: 1,624,746
Posted By EastofKoksy

Not surprised at this reaction. The alliance...

Not surprised at this reaction. The alliance always looked like a marriage made in Hell. The two companies and their host countries have very different cultures.
3rd May 2020, 08:14
Replies: 1,977
Views: 1,624,746
Posted By EastofKoksy

v I suggest Walsh delayed his retirement...

v

I suggest Walsh delayed his retirement from IAG as he saw a chance to settle some old scores - BASSA, BALPA and Branson.
Forum: ATC Issues
20th Apr 2020, 08:08
Replies: 2
Views: 1,244
Posted By EastofKoksy

No organisation has anywhere near that much fat....

No organisation has anywhere near that much fat. I suggest LFV are holding a gun the Swedish government's head. LFV is one of Europe's commercialised ANSPs that is theoretically supposed to be...
Forum: ATC Issues
23rd Mar 2020, 10:55
Replies: 15
Views: 3,340
Posted By EastofKoksy

Short term controller surplus and the consequences

I suggest the airlines are in so much pain they will be lobbying very hard to see ANSPs slash their costs and not just in the very short term. I would not be surprised if some unpleasent proposals...
25th Nov 2019, 10:12
Replies: 283
Views: 68,225
Posted By EastofKoksy

At least he didn't try to blame Brexit which is...

At least he didn't try to blame Brexit which is the standard management excuse in the UK.
11th Nov 2019, 08:20
Replies: 211
Views: 140,344
Posted By EastofKoksy

Hands up all those working at the BBC and...

Hands up all those working at the BBC and everywhere else that drive an extra mile or two to find cheaper fuel then fill up their tanks to the brim. This practice must also use fuel to carry fuel....
6th Oct 2019, 16:14
Replies: 156
Views: 103,022
Posted By EastofKoksy

Getting away from the 'mine is bigger than yours'...

Getting away from the 'mine is bigger than yours' argument. Controllers everywhere need to realise that talking quickly and using slang is not cool. Neither is treating pilots as if they fly to a...
Forum: ATC Issues
22nd Sep 2019, 09:53
Replies: 3
Views: 1,296
Posted By EastofKoksy

As I don't work in OSL Tower I am just posting...

As I don't work in OSL Tower I am just posting this for your information. Except in the case of regulations applied at short notice, your company will get the CTOT 2 hours before your planned...
Forum: ATC Issues
12th Aug 2019, 08:49
Replies: 12
Views: 5,476
Posted By EastofKoksy

As the ILS at Mahon is only Cat 1 I doubt infra...

As the ILS at Mahon is only Cat 1 I doubt infra red cameras would help.

It is likely Digital Towers will be used whenever the bean counters can see there will be a saving. If you are a controller...
Forum: ATC Issues
5th Mar 2019, 21:23
Replies: 13
Views: 3,242
Posted By EastofKoksy

Right. In situations like you encountered this...

Right. In situations like you encountered this morning it is worth telling the controller that, as your descent was interrupted, the STAR restriction is not realistic.
Forum: ATC Issues
5th Mar 2019, 14:03
Replies: 13
Views: 3,242
Posted By EastofKoksy

An ATC clearance cancels a previous clearance. If...

An ATC clearance cancels a previous clearance. If a FL restriction mentioned in the previous clearance is still needed it MUST be repeated.

The controller should take into account that slowing you...
Forum: ATC Issues
31st Dec 2018, 15:05
Replies: 1
Views: 1,144
Posted By EastofKoksy

This is not an ATC job it is about flow...

This is not an ATC job it is about flow management (ATFCM). It would not involve training that would qualify you for an ATC job in the future.
Forum: ATC Issues
30th Apr 2018, 11:33
Replies: 15
Views: 3,047
Posted By EastofKoksy

Caciara, I can't see anything wrong with...

Caciara,
I can't see anything wrong with reducing the number of ATC centres. Other countries have done it with no adverse impact on safety.

As far as digital towers are concerned, their use up to...
Forum: ATC Issues
21st Jan 2018, 08:54
Replies: 23
Views: 3,921
Posted By EastofKoksy

In my experience increased capacity claims for...

In my experience increased capacity claims for RNAV, point merge etc are mainly just ‘spin’.

RNAV does create an opportunity for more standardisation which could reduce complexity. This in turn...
Forum: ATC Issues
21st Jan 2018, 08:42
Replies: 2
Views: 1,294
Posted By EastofKoksy

I support what Zooker said. Contact CAA medical...

I support what Zooker said. Contact CAA medical branch
Forum: ATC Issues
2nd Dec 2017, 20:08
Replies: 79
Views: 15,872
Posted By EastofKoksy

Air transport contains too many variables e.g...

Air transport contains too many variables e.g thunderstorms, malfunctions etc to risk taking competent humans (well trained and current) out of the loop. Although there are lots organisations that...
Forum: ATC Issues
24th Aug 2017, 00:35
Replies: 32
Views: 13,746
Posted By EastofKoksy

One of the voices is that of the Approach...

One of the voices is that of the Approach controller who will be present when it is particularly busy or, for various reasons, the frequency for BNN/LAM is combined with the frequency for OCK/BIG....
Forum: ATC Issues
9th Aug 2017, 08:50
Replies: 77
Views: 13,112
Posted By EastofKoksy

2 answers: 1. Almost certainly no...

2 answers:

1. Almost certainly no improvement
2. It will probably lead to the same de-skilling among ATCOs that has led to "the computers won't allow this aircraft to crash" mentality in some...
Forum: ATC Issues
4th Jul 2017, 05:47
Replies: 7
Views: 2,014
Posted By EastofKoksy

In the airspace referred to in your example it is...

In the airspace referred to in your example it is very likely you will be radar vectored slightly to the east of HAZEL. In these circumstances the controller will expect you to be FL130 abeam HAZEL....
Forum: ATC Issues
20th May 2017, 07:23
Replies: 37
Views: 5,439
Posted By EastofKoksy

Not sure if this makes operational sense but you...

Not sure if this makes operational sense but you can be sure somebody thinks they can make money out of it otherwise it would not be happening.
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