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Forum: Rotorheads
10th Oct 2020, 11:05
Replies: 19
Views: 2,023
Posted By hueyracer

Maybe this is a language thing.... But I feel a...

Maybe this is a language thing.... But I feel a confusion between "droop" and "adjusting Nr".



To me, droop is something that happens when the engine cannot deliver the amount of power...
Forum: Rotorheads
2nd Oct 2020, 07:13
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

I donīt know about you, so i am only speaking for...

I donīt know about you, so i am only speaking for myself now:

I donīt care what people do in 200 years from now.
I wonīt be around, and i also have no influence on that time in history......
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Oct 2020, 05:42
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

Ah, I think we got this all wrong.... Maybe...

Ah, I think we got this all wrong....

Maybe the plan is to have a doctor and a medic, both equipped with jet packs....

Then they fly up to the patient, and bring him down on a stretcher that...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Sep 2020, 11:38
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

Just did some look-up on that "thing"... ...

Just did some look-up on that "thing"...

They say its max speed is 120 km/h.
Its endurance (before running out of fuel) is about 8-9 minutes...(lets say 8 for this calculation).

120 km/h for 8...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Sep 2020, 06:11
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

And don't forget the licensing issues.......

And don't forget the licensing issues.... Finally, this thing is a manned aerial vehicle, that needs to be properly licensed and insured.. With proper training courses at an ATO for the pilots...
😂
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2020, 18:25
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

There will be massive issues with Dangerous Goods...

There will be massive issues with Dangerous Goods restrictions, taking the equipment and the patient back together in the same helicopter without the required paperwork....
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2020, 15:36
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

And what do you think how long it will take the...

And what do you think how long it will take the medic to take off the equipment, and finally get to start working on the "patient?"?

What do you think how many times it happens that a patient is...
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2020, 14:43
Replies: 64
Views: 8,870
Posted By hueyracer

Looks more like they are trying hard to find a...

Looks more like they are trying hard to find a "purpose" for their toy.....

Donīt get me wrong:
Its an impressive piece of engineering, and obviously a great toy.

But i donīt ever see a...
Forum: Rotorheads
27th Sep 2020, 09:28
Replies: 4
Views: 1,042
Posted By hueyracer

I only know a very qualified one here in...

I only know a very qualified one here in Europe... But he travels the world, only doing rebuilds and pre-purchase inspections....


Let me know if you would consider flying him over...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Sep 2020, 05:06
Replies: 7
Views: 3,210
Posted By hueyracer

Very weird story....

Very weird story....
Forum: Rotorheads
24th Sep 2020, 18:55
Replies: 41
Views: 8,036
Posted By hueyracer

Donīt ever worry about speaking your mind, or...

Donīt ever worry about speaking your mind, or sharing your opinion-it might one day save your life....

Just because other people have a different opinion does not make them your "enemy".
Sharing...
Forum: Rotorheads
23rd Sep 2020, 09:51
Replies: 41
Views: 8,036
Posted By hueyracer

I have already seen that, but could keep my mouth...

I have already seen that, but could keep my mouth shut on this one...(although i had to bite my tongue).

There are enough pilots with fire fighting experience who have been saying this for years:...
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Sep 2020, 16:20
Replies: 41
Views: 8,036
Posted By hueyracer

If you donīt get the difference, then there is no...

If you donīt get the difference, then there is no need in discussing this topic with you, as youīre simply lacking basic knowledge.....sorry.



In the past 25 years in this industry, i have seen...
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Sep 2020, 06:52
Replies: 41
Views: 8,036
Posted By hueyracer

So youīre saying this whole "Look, my 19 year old...

So youīre saying this whole "Look, my 19 year old daughter with literally no experience on her freshly printed commercial license is now rated on some of the biggest helicopters in the world, flying...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Sep 2020, 09:59
Replies: 41
Views: 8,036
Posted By hueyracer

Oh, it did not take long for you to come out from...

Oh, it did not take long for you to come out from under your rock...........nothing to do with envy....

But as i am approaching my 10.000th flight hour, i have carried enough pilots to their final...
Forum: Rotorheads
20th Sep 2020, 07:06
Replies: 41
Views: 8,036
Posted By hueyracer

If it shows one thing-than it is that all the...

If it shows one thing-than it is that all the "experience requirements" in the past had been a sack full of bs......

Forget about experience on type, forget about having thousands of...
Forum: Rotorheads
5th Sep 2020, 15:14
Replies: 48
Views: 30,191
Posted By hueyracer

Most companies will use this "crisis" to get rid...

Most companies will use this "crisis" to get rid of "old" pilots and those on "good contracts" to get in younger (and cheaper) pilots....
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Aug 2020, 16:37
Replies: 48
Views: 30,191
Posted By hueyracer

They must have gotten swamped with...

They must have gotten swamped with applications...their website seems to be down..
:D
...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Jul 2020, 19:24
Replies: 41
Views: 12,505
Posted By hueyracer

Unless the report proofs that this accident had...

Unless the report proofs that this accident had anything to do with a technical failure, I blame the military for trying to train low time pilots to become flight instructors.

At this level, they...
Forum: Rotorheads
26th Jul 2020, 13:28
Replies: 16
Views: 3,774
Posted By hueyracer

Mtow is 1550lbs (a fair)... This gives you...

Mtow is 1550lbs (a fair)...
This gives you about 2000 lbs for pilot, fuel and payload.

Pilot is 200 (let's assume), leaving 1800 for fuel and load.

More than enough...
Forum: Rotorheads
22nd Jul 2020, 14:18
Replies: 6
Views: 1,015
Posted By hueyracer

Have you tried Agrarflug-Helilift? ...

Have you tried Agrarflug-Helilift?


https://agrarflug-helilift.com/
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Jul 2020, 11:16
Replies: 48
Views: 30,191
Posted By hueyracer

In a VFR at night scenario, not having an IR is...

In a VFR at night scenario, not having an IR is an advantage (i say this as a Chief Pilot).
It will ensure that pilots cancel flights in case of weather that is near their minimums, while pilots...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Jun 2020, 19:07
Replies: 111
Views: 10,371
Posted By hueyracer

In my opinion (and out of my experience): ...

In my opinion (and out of my experience):

Constant speed approach is something i use if the weather is bumpy , or when the approach needs to be expedited (due to traffic, or other reasons)-and if...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Jun 2020, 12:14
Replies: 111
Views: 10,371
Posted By hueyracer

Maybe we should also ask whether we are talking...

Maybe we should also ask whether we are talking about single engine vs twin?
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Jun 2020, 05:34
Replies: 111
Views: 10,371
Posted By hueyracer

Have you ever heard of the term "stabilized...

Have you ever heard of the term "stabilized approach"?

The idea behind it is that you establish the aircraft on the glide path, then do as little adjustments as necessary until you reach your...
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