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11th Feb 2019, 01:00
Replies: 99
Views: 42,736
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Not sure what "last time didn't end well" is...

Not sure what "last time didn't end well" is based on; Frank Tefft - "THE" legend of 53's did the maneuver and it went just great ! All he had to do is compensate with a little "dishout" as he...
11th Feb 2019, 00:56
Replies: 99
Views: 42,736
Posted By FlyHiGuy

There is a difference between "cruise speed" and...

There is a difference between "cruise speed" and "Max cruise speed" (often called "Vh"). The 53E's recommended cruise speed was actually 130-140 max so that's probably what's being referred to in...
11th Feb 2019, 00:49
Replies: 99
Views: 42,736
Posted By FlyHiGuy

That "short" mission radius is while carrying a...

That "short" mission radius is while carrying a 27,000-lb LAV. And I believe that this is at ISA+15 or 20C and even delivering to a certain altitude of a few thousand feet at least. The mission...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Oct 2018, 10:48
Replies: 1,173
Views: 531,943
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Leicaster City AW169 mishap

I'm not sure if this would explain it but in VIP ops, often the crew would position the direction of the nose to ensure that the VIP pax gets out and can directly walk to or enter from his...
4th Sep 2012, 15:46
Replies: 48
Views: 8,222
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Another "S" model is clearly the best

As an avid fan of the venerable H-3 and with a few rescues under my belt in them, I can only say that most comments about it being a bit (alot!) outdated are certainly valid. In fact, for...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jul 2011, 15:32
Replies: 41
Views: 9,582
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Strange Coincidence . . . or not ?!

Well for some reason, two words jumped out at me when reading the lead post here; "French" and "German" . . . though it is unthinkable that national aviation authorities could be involved in a...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jul 2011, 15:20
Replies: 925
Views: 265,885
Posted By FlyHiGuy

X2 Pusher Prop & Thrust Calculation

Welcome to the forum Rusty - I doubt you're really "Old" ! I'm sure that one of the Sikorsky guys can help you with the rated thrust of the X2's prop. I used to know one of the program pilots Kevin...
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Jul 2011, 14:18
Replies: 144
Views: 23,051
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Longest RW flight ; non-stop ? 1035 nm DCT

Well - seems like this thread's official question is being answered in variety of ways. For me, its nice to take long cross-country with lots of scenery and lots of fuel stops. Let's face it,...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Jul 2011, 11:19
Replies: 88
Views: 38,198
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Mast Bumper's Question

Yes - MB; a good question indeed. Not to be too cheeky but your location "over there" probably doesn't mean "over HERE" too (in Asia) but it could be a different attitude here. THis being said, it...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Jul 2011, 09:29
Replies: 88
Views: 38,198
Posted By FlyHiGuy

No Aircraft Problems found in FDR - Pilot Error only Remaining Root Causal factor

It seems that the gents in Milan were able to get the DCA and others to process the FDR data very quickly as they have now informed customers of the following :

There are two main points:
1.)...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th May 2011, 11:33
Replies: 80
Views: 32,840
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Something seems fishy !

Hello fellow rotor heads. I don't doubt that its possible that some sort of quieting TR has been developed for the H-60 but something seems fishy about these two sets of pics. The one with the...
3rd Mar 2011, 10:36
Replies: 6
Views: 6,391
Posted By FlyHiGuy

MJets Info ; "forget about it !"

Hi All: From what I have heard and seen of this place, it is to be avoided. The quality expats that I have seen go in there for pilots and management have all either quit or been fired - some very...
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Oct 2009, 09:41
Replies: 3
Views: 1,863
Posted By FlyHiGuy

What are Helipads' REAL Limits; MTOW or Actual Weight ?

Hello All: Sorry for my naivety here but I am only a military pilot. I have a friend who has a problem planning a helicopter use around downtown areas and most of the helipads are rated for a certain...
Forum: Tech Log
16th Sep 2009, 17:02
Replies: 0
Views: 1,019
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Class 3 EFB Upgrade for Proline 21 Hawker 800XP ?

Hello All - just trying to fine out if this STC/mod/upgrade is available as I thought it was. Trouble is that now, 7 years after purchasing our Proline 21 Hawker 800XP, we can't find anyone who can...
Forum: Tech Log
9th Sep 2009, 10:56
Replies: 17
Views: 5,239
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Mach Tuck Concern Unjustified ? Help me Understand & I'll pass it on !

As a listener-only to a recent flightline debate, I would like to ask some of you more knowlegeable aerodynamicists or practical-world aviators about differences in suseptability to mach tuck between...
25th Oct 2004, 23:15
Replies: 0
Views: 450
Posted By FlyHiGuy

Casa Tcas Ii Phase In For Bizjets

Can someone please advise what - if any - schedule CASA has for TCAS II for NON-AIRLINERS (bizjets) on VH registration? It is my understanding that this equipment requirement must & will be...
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