PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: admiral ackbar
Showing results 1 to 25 of 101
Search took 0.10 seconds.
18th May 2021, 17:39
Replies: 15
U2
Views: 3,753
Posted By admiral ackbar

Much more precise tasking (satellites have...

Much more precise tasking (satellites have intervals between passes) and can loiter. Bigger sensor payload (plus human in cockpit) and probably better coverage (range and speed) than most UAV. U-2S...
9th Apr 2021, 15:04
Replies: 26
Views: 5,027
Posted By admiral ackbar

Yeah, I have the feeling it will be the Super...

Yeah, I have the feeling it will be the Super Hornet (which I still prefer over the F-35). Would love the Grippen and Rafale to be given a fair shake!
9th Apr 2021, 08:46
Replies: 26
Views: 5,027
Posted By admiral ackbar

You must not live here if you think DoD is...

You must not live here if you think DoD is Francophile lol, must be why we have so much French kit (0, zilch, nada) in our Forces! I would take a Rafale over a bloated (for our needs) F35 any day.
...
30th Aug 2020, 19:33
Replies: 20
Views: 7,025
Posted By admiral ackbar

Thank you for enhancing my Canadian vocabulary...

Thank you for enhancing my Canadian vocabulary with a new, fantastic word!

Fully agree, you can get the same point across without being a tool. Didn't they used to do this kind of stuff regularly...
16th Aug 2020, 22:58
Replies: 13
Views: 5,010
Posted By admiral ackbar

Might have been wrecked unfortunately ...

Might have been wrecked unfortunately

https://www.forbes.com/sites/hisutton/2020/08/11/russian-navys-mighty-ekranoplan-may-have-been-wrecked
19th Jul 2020, 19:00
Replies: 116
Views: 28,102
Posted By admiral ackbar

The progress is the price of airline tickets in...

The progress is the price of airline tickets in constant dollar terms has plummeted meaning more people can fly, more jobs, etc. Obviously not the case today but that was the progress, the...
15th Jun 2020, 20:14
Replies: 283
Views: 186,548
Posted By admiral ackbar

Canadian military knew in 2016 Snowbirds ejection...

Canadian military knew in 2016 Snowbirds ejection seats needed upgrading but project still only in early stages...
17th May 2020, 22:45
Replies: 283
Views: 186,548
Posted By admiral ackbar

Don't know if they are Weber seats but an ex-RCAF...

Don't know if they are Weber seats but an ex-RCAF Snowbird mechanic on CTV News Channel said they are not zero-zero seats.

Is it possible something went very wrong early and the pilot was trying...
5th May 2020, 01:17
Replies: 42
Views: 20,299
Posted By admiral ackbar

This was the incident I was refering to in my...

This was the incident I was refering to in my post. A-10 can probably taxi, take-off and fly!
4th May 2020, 09:42
Replies: 42
Views: 20,299
Posted By admiral ackbar

Something like this? Remember a foam mishap in a...

Something like this? Remember a foam mishap in a USAF hangar around 2012 as well.
...
17th Mar 2020, 12:28
Replies: 633
Views: 579,222
Posted By admiral ackbar

The man you say surrounded himself with...

The man you say surrounded himself with scientists called the virus a hoax and said it was contained to 15 cases 2 weeks ago. You say not to get lost in political posturing and go on a generic...
6th Feb 2020, 14:42
Replies: 38
Views: 16,326
Posted By admiral ackbar

Most of the stuff I can finf is in french so not...

Most of the stuff I can finf is in french so not very useful here. Basically there are two classes of shares, one that is traded publicly and another, very small in number, that has superior voting...
6th Feb 2020, 13:20
Replies: 120
Views: 93,275
Posted By admiral ackbar

Yes this is an ex-CP bird and I have no idea what...

Yes this is an ex-CP bird and I have no idea what Robert Milton has to do with any of this.
6th Feb 2020, 13:17
Replies: 38
Views: 16,326
Posted By admiral ackbar

Not surprisingly since Boeing tried to run them...

Not surprisingly since Boeing tried to run them out of business after Delta order and they were 'forced' to sell the C series (which is a great plane) for nothing to Airbus.

Arrogant company...
4th Feb 2020, 16:56
Replies: 37
Views: 5,824
Posted By admiral ackbar

They can't find anything currently available that...

They can't find anything currently available that generates the bucket loads of money these paid off 333s and 763s generate. The MAX situation exarcebates this for AC as well.

Rouge (which is the...
4th Feb 2020, 12:37
Replies: 37
Views: 5,824
Posted By admiral ackbar

Between AC mainline and Rouge they have 30...

Between AC mainline and Rouge they have 30 763ER's and they could not be happier with them.
4th Feb 2020, 00:11
Replies: 120
Views: 93,275
Posted By admiral ackbar

From Flyertalk ...

From Flyertalk
...
28th Dec 2019, 17:59
Replies: 148
Views: 241,150
Posted By admiral ackbar

YUL has been recycling glycol since 2014 to...

YUL has been recycling glycol since 2014 to protect the environment around the airport (and save $$$)

https://www.admtl.com/en/adm/communities/environmental-protection/protection-milieu
15th Mar 2019, 11:29
Replies: 5,120
Views: 10,637,103
Posted By admiral ackbar

You should read the book "Managers, not MBA's" by...

You should read the book "Managers, not MBA's" by McGill's Henry Mintzberg to understand what he is getting at. Training people to hit quarterly eps targets so that you make your bonus deters from...
12th Mar 2019, 17:55
Replies: 5,120
Views: 10,637,103
Posted By admiral ackbar

Citation needed for 'plagued' AF447...

Citation needed for 'plagued'



AF447 was more about lack of training than the plane being the problem IMO. No one was in charge of the plane, regardless of what mode it was in.

Planes are...
20th Feb 2019, 12:08
23rd Nov 2018, 23:36
Replies: 19
Views: 12,296
Posted By admiral ackbar

Not excusing what they did but apparently those...

Not excusing what they did but apparently those types of N1 values (under 90%) are not uncommon on cold winter days in Canada. Does not mitigate the fact that they should have slammed the throttles...
Forum: Canada
7th Sep 2018, 00:51
Replies: 13
Views: 4,292
Posted By admiral ackbar

Quebec business circles are still very North...

Quebec business circles are still very North American and understanding Quebec French will not help in navigating and understanding French politics and French workplaces, especially the proximity of...
12th Aug 2018, 21:10
Replies: 198
Views: 121,217
Posted By admiral ackbar

Umm not a pilot but someone who is posted this...

Umm not a pilot but someone who is posted this sequence on another board: release parking brake, get in tug, push back, get out of tug, set parking brake, detach tug. Am I missing something? Maybe...
4th May 2018, 02:49
Replies: 1,219
Views: 665,368
Posted By admiral ackbar

Saw this chart on another forum, believe it is...

Saw this chart on another forum, believe it is from the report released with the new video
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 101
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.