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5th Oct 2014, 02:44
Replies: 34
Views: 10,577
Posted By Tiger35

The Sky is not the Limit

I suggest that you read Matt Hall's book - The Sky is Not the Limit, to get a really good idea about how hard to work at school, during pilot's course and after grad training.
Dedication and...
3rd Jul 2014, 07:24
Replies: 33
Views: 7,792
Posted By Tiger35

Credibility

QF32 engine cowling on the ground south of Singapore: " There is no evidence that those parts came from a QANTAS aircraft."




A380 with water flowing down the aisles: " There was no safety...
10th Dec 2013, 06:01
Replies: 36
Views: 6,515
Posted By Tiger35

Electra

I still maintain that an Electra could be about a minute faster than a 727 on the SYD - MEL, or vice versa, legs - in the old days when pilots ruled the airlines and still had some fun flying.

...
27th Jan 2013, 13:40
Replies: 1,680
Views: 4,077,174
Posted By Tiger35

Piaggio P-166

That would be one of those 'magnificent' Piaggio P-166s that Chansett used to run around.:cool:
8th Jan 2013, 03:24
Replies: 53
Views: 11,807
Posted By Tiger35

I think that Port Hedland was a Flight Service...

I think that Port Hedland was a Flight Service Centre (FSC) rather than a Unit (FSU) in the 1980's. I think Hedland was one of the FIRs before the consolidation started to the two current FIRs in...
30th Jun 2012, 22:56
Replies: 35
Views: 4,891
Posted By Tiger35

Honored Certificates

Back in the mid 70's the Whittlesea Flying School conducted a promotion at Northland Shopping Centre giving away TIF type gift vouchers with a purchase within the centre. Their aim was to increase...
29th May 2012, 21:24
Replies: 10
Views: 1,687
Posted By Tiger35

I'd bone up on my air law if I were you Vol,...

I'd bone up on my air law if I were you Vol, unless you are wanting a free one way trip to Oz.

They are looking for old hang glider pilots with inadequate air law knowledge to kidnap and bring to...
9th May 2012, 23:25
Replies: 137
Views: 26,315
Posted By Tiger35

I only took me two years training to go solo. ...

I only took me two years training to go solo.

Mind you I did go solo on the first day that I was legally able to because of my age. ;)
9th May 2012, 23:20
Replies: 17
Views: 3,372
Posted By Tiger35

Get straight into a full CIR. It will test...

Get straight into a full CIR.

It will test and develop your skills especially in regard to accuracy and workload management.

I'd suggest going for a full CTA package before you do though,...
1st May 2012, 21:18
Replies: 10
Views: 1,869
Posted By Tiger35

CASA runs flying operations in Australia, not...

CASA runs flying operations in Australia, not Airservices, they only do ATC RFFS and support systems.

See AC101-1(0) issued in 2002.

It details the way that UAVs are to be operated.
29th Apr 2012, 22:18
Replies: 10
Views: 3,712
Posted By Tiger35

Vale Dean Young

Sad news indeed Kanga, thanks for passing it on.

Best wishes to the family and his close friends.

Rest in Peace mate.
22nd Apr 2012, 06:07
Replies: 422
Views: 202,625
Posted By Tiger35

Send a photo of it to Olivia. Just to show her...

Send a photo of it to Olivia. Just to show her what a QANTAS A380 looks like.
27th Jan 2012, 20:05
Replies: 39
Views: 5,005
Posted By Tiger35

Curvature of the Earth

A lot of military jets only get airborne because of the curvature of the Earth and excess thrust, therefore a lot of military runways are "humped" in the middle to reduce take-off length. :cool:
16th Nov 2011, 21:21
Replies: 18
Views: 3,503
Posted By Tiger35

Smile Funny post Gobbledock. It would be even...

Funny post Gobbledock.

It would be even funnier if CASA bounced Travolta.

But Air Force One is a US military aircraft. Not even our RAAF blokes will be able to get close without security...
16th Nov 2011, 02:53
Replies: 14
Views: 1,116
Posted By Tiger35

Try Nyah, north of Swan Hill and close to...

Try Nyah, north of Swan Hill and close to Toolybuc, or however you spell it. There is a gliding club there and the strip was ok last time I was there.
19th Oct 2011, 05:44
Replies: 34
Views: 6,583
Posted By Tiger35

I wonder if Olivia will recognise the white...

I wonder if Olivia will recognise the white kangaroo on the red tail this time?
3rd Sep 2011, 00:17
Replies: 45
Views: 11,760
Posted By Tiger35

My post is about what Brisbane's CH 7 news aired...

My post is about what Brisbane's CH 7 news aired as audio coming from the pilot and ATC.

I don't know what was actually said, just what was presented on CH 7.

From INTHEWEEDS' comments it...
2nd Sep 2011, 22:52
Replies: 45
Views: 11,760
Posted By Tiger35

Real Audio?

Given our great trust of the media maggots of late, are you sure that all of the audio is real?

Since when do ATC say: "Station calling Mayday say again" after hearing a well spoken Mayday...
4th May 2011, 21:05
Replies: 12
Views: 2,683
Posted By Tiger35

Are cadets who already have a PPL eligible for a...

Are cadets who already have a PPL eligible for a flying scholarship for PPL training?
17th Mar 2011, 00:04
Replies: 4
Views: 1,763
Posted By Tiger35

Fake airline pilots in India

The Indian DGCA is investigating claims that there are MANY of its nation's airlines' pilots having fake or forged licences and endorsements or have forged exam results.

It makes you wonder if...
15th Mar 2011, 10:23
Replies: 10,249
Views: 3,025,820
Posted By Tiger35

Scratch one F-2 I guess.

Scratch one F-2 I guess.
10th Feb 2011, 20:45
Replies: 26
Views: 3,443
Posted By Tiger35

2 years

It took me two years from first flight to first solo.

I was 13 and had to wait until I was 15 to go solo. :ok:
27th Jan 2011, 19:54
Replies: 10
Views: 1,326
Posted By Tiger35

Probably playing with the Ranger.:p

Probably playing with the Ranger.:p
24th Jan 2011, 20:23
Replies: 10,249
Views: 3,025,820
Posted By Tiger35

Hi Moreton Bay guys, Have you flown out...

Hi Moreton Bay guys,

Have you flown out near Moreton Island lately?

Has the brown water reached the island yet?

Thinking of putting the nautical money burner in action for a run out to...
22nd Dec 2010, 19:44
Replies: 10,249
Views: 3,025,820
Posted By Tiger35

The Dak is at the Airways Hotel in Port Moresby. ...

The Dak is at the Airways Hotel in Port Moresby.

It's their business centre. Lined with wood and half a dozen computers grace its interior. The cockpit is closed off with a perspex "door" but it...
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