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5th Nov 2021, 07:46
Replies: 49
Views: 16,436
Posted By a_pilot

That can't be right. For the past 18 months all...

That can't be right. For the past 18 months all the experts have been telling me that the Qantas A380 will "never ever" fly again. It's dead, it's over. It will never fly again. This is the end of...
29th Aug 2021, 09:34
Replies: 1,268
Views: 226,885
Posted By a_pilot

Covid is very highly contagious unlike heart...

Covid is very highly contagious unlike heart disease, cancer and those other illnesses which are not.

I know I won't catch heart disease or cancer just from walking past someone else in the...
28th Aug 2021, 02:09
Replies: 272
Views: 54,629
Posted By a_pilot

A death sentence "mostly for the unvaccinated",...

A death sentence "mostly for the unvaccinated", as I often hear in the media now.

Everyone has a choice?
27th Aug 2021, 02:59
Replies: 272
Views: 54,629
Posted By a_pilot

Let me rephrase "the politicians are pushing...

Let me rephrase

"the politicians are pushing for opening up once we reach 70-80% vaccination rate" as per the Doherty report

I never heard any politician mention death rate as a measures when...
27th Aug 2021, 02:09
Replies: 272
Views: 54,629
Posted By a_pilot

Not rubbish. Just a different source of data,...

Not rubbish.
Just a different source of data, but thanks anyway.

These higher vaccination rates you describe further support my argument about the UK reaching (or already reached) the targets set...
26th Aug 2021, 07:13
Replies: 272
Views: 54,629
Posted By a_pilot

Yes low 50s at the moment. You would expect by...

Yes low 50s at the moment.
You would expect by December, the rate to be at least 62% and perhaps towards 70%. (The rate set in the Doherty report)
About 62% have already had at least their 1st dose...
26th Aug 2021, 00:50
Replies: 31
Views: 7,378
Posted By a_pilot

A380s coming back earlier...

A380s coming back earlier (https://www.qantasnewsroom.com.au/media-releases/qantas-group-outlines-strategy-for-restarting-international-flights/)

For the the past 18 months the experts on here...
4th Mar 2021, 01:50
Replies: 293
Views: 56,704
Posted By a_pilot

Isn't some information (for additional...

Isn't some information (for additional guidance/awareness), sometimes, from some aircraft only, available to some other pilots only, better than absolutely no such information at all? (a bit like...
10th Feb 2020, 23:46
Replies: 772
Views: 563,434
Posted By a_pilot

ROH111: Rumours about the Jetstar B787...

ROH111:



Rumours about the Jetstar B787 going back to QF are all over the QF threads here on PPRuNe, possibly written by other QF pilots.

Son, here are some quotes from some of QF threads.
18th Sep 2019, 05:42
Replies: 56
Views: 26,264
Posted By a_pilot

Let's look at another perspective. Don't you...

Let's look at another perspective.

Don't you think it's appropriate for a CEO to get paid an appropriate amount to the size of the company (assets and employees), the same way pilots get paid...
18th Sep 2019, 01:34
Replies: 56
Views: 26,264
Posted By a_pilot

So you are basically saying airlines in the USA...

So you are basically saying airlines in the USA find it harder to generate as much per aircraft as Qantas due to stiff competition, whilst QF generates it's income a lot easier due to the...
17th Sep 2019, 11:02
Replies: 56
Views: 26,264
Posted By a_pilot

can anyone ever see a Qantas CEO doing this: ...

can anyone ever see a Qantas CEO doing this:

CEO catches the local bus to work (https://www.cbsnews.com/news/japan-airline-boss-sets-exec-example/)

CEO earns less than pilots...
17th Sep 2019, 10:57
Replies: 56
Views: 26,264
Posted By a_pilot

Qantas, CEO pay = $23.9 million, revenue = $18...

Qantas, CEO pay = $23.9 million, revenue = $18 billion, fleet size 130

let's compare what other airline CEO's get: (converted to AUD)

2018 pay:
American airlines = CEO $17.6 million, revenue =...
23rd Jul 2019, 06:07
Replies: 63
Views: 49,483
Posted By a_pilot

Most pilots these days burn an extra 5% anyway...

Most pilots these days burn an extra 5% anyway (fly fast and get home sooner) or could easily save 5% if they wanted to but they just couldn't care anymore.

There is just no incentive to do the...
23rd Jul 2019, 05:44
Replies: 772
Views: 563,434
Posted By a_pilot

Qantas 2011...

Qantas 2011 (https://www.pprune.org/australia-new-zealand-pacific/623808-qantas-2011-grounding-about-revisited.html)
16th Jul 2019, 04:56
Replies: 772
Views: 563,434
Posted By a_pilot

This optimiser comes in September, which will...

This optimiser comes in September, which will give us minimum rest between flights, and max length duty days otherwise also inconsistent work and sleep patterns, from early to late, with time zone...
Forum: Tech Log
15th Jul 2019, 10:49
Replies: 12
Views: 2,376
Posted By a_pilot

Your attention is drawn to the ICAO PBN manual...

Your attention is drawn to the ICAO PBN manual (https://www.skybrary.aero/bookshelf/books/2991.pdf)

On page 185
On page 235

Your attention is drawn to AIP SUP H05/18...
14th Jul 2019, 00:50
Replies: 772
Views: 563,434
Posted By a_pilot

Are you going to repeat mistakes from the past ? ...

Are you going to repeat mistakes from the past ?

PIA NOW.

You don't actually have to wait 18 months or 2 years to file for PIA.

You don't have to wait for a document to be produced or to...
13th Jul 2019, 06:04
Replies: 772
Views: 563,434
Posted By a_pilot

If a pilot can be suspended without pay because...

If a pilot can be suspended without pay because their ASIC, passport, or medical is not renewed within a certain period before expiry, then shouldn't the same apply to the EBA ? Shouldn't the next...
8th Jul 2019, 03:13
Replies: 772
Views: 563,434
Posted By a_pilot

Unfortunately, sometimes this is the only...

Unfortunately, sometimes this is the only language management understands:

US $56 million loss from strike (https://simpleflying.com/eva-strike-over/)
18th Jun 2019, 04:35
Replies: 84
Views: 51,947
Posted By a_pilot

I wonder how much efficiency gains this optimiser...

I wonder how much efficiency gains this optimiser will give them ?

Jeppesen claim savings in the range up to 15% in crew costs using the Jeppesen crew pairing optimiser.

Other claims made by...
16th Jun 2019, 02:43
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

Because the discussion here is specifically about...

Because the discussion here is specifically about a new widebody fleet for QF INTL, and someone here specifically denigrated the Jetstar group as a whole (48% ASK vs 30% revenue, this is the Jetstar...
16th Jun 2019, 02:20
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

This must be some kind of Mantra to you, as I...

This must be some kind of Mantra to you, as I have lost count the amount of the times you have stated this fact over the past year or longer in this thread. Perhaps over 5 times now ?

I ask again,...
15th Jun 2019, 12:59
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

Rated De, Just a simple basic question. ...

Rated De,

Just a simple basic question.

What is more important for a business, revenue or profit ?

What is essential for it to survive, revenue or profit ?

For the shareholders, are...
15th Jun 2019, 09:14
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

Rated De, And what is the point here ?...

Rated De,



And what is the point here ? What are you trying to say ?
14th Jun 2019, 12:44
Replies: 84
Views: 51,947
Posted By a_pilot

https://www.pprune.org/rumours-news/55755-i-am-arm...

https://www.pprune.org/rumours-news/55755-i-am-army-one-merged.html
20th Jan 2019, 04:21
Replies: 130
Views: 72,286
Posted By a_pilot

OCTA.. I say again As Defred said,...

OCTA..

I say again

As Defred said, this is exactly what EBA negotiating is about.

In the same way as management are always trying to get more from us/the company (and they get rewarded with...
20th Jan 2019, 03:57
Replies: 130
Views: 72,286
Posted By a_pilot

Most of us (including the negotiating team) were...

Most of us (including the negotiating team) were not here at the start and did not sign the initial contract (2004), from which many of those original conditions still remain today.

Regarding why...
16th Dec 2018, 14:07
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

traffic.. once again thanks for the...

traffic..

once again thanks for the clarification

Yes, I was comparing JQ to the total group (JQ + QF), and not JQ vs QF.

Yes, JQ, do fly 47% ASK (compared to QF and not the whole group as a...
16th Dec 2018, 04:26
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

Thumbs up busdriver: you wrote You used EBITDAR and...

busdriver:

you wrote You used EBITDAR and not EBIT. Fine this gives JQ a 26% share of the EBITDAR.

I came up with the 28% profit figure in my original post 22 November using the EBIT. :ok: 26%...
16th Dec 2018, 01:13
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

Rated De.... you just don't give up trying...

Rated De....

you just don't give up trying to distort the facts. It's no wonder you are having such a battle with Qantas with that stubborn level of arrogance.

At least 3 times (Nov 22nd Dec...
22nd Nov 2018, 08:20
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

It is very clear that you have no idea, and that...

It is very clear that you have no idea, and that you just like to distort and exaggerate the facts to rubbish JQ as much as you can.

If you bother to read the FY18 report, you will see that JQ...
20th Nov 2018, 09:30
Replies: 1,323
Views: 780,628
Posted By a_pilot

Get your facts right. Airbus aircraft are...

Get your facts right.

Airbus aircraft are actually made of aluminium alloys.

The Boeing 787 and 797 are the ones actually made of plastic.

Regarding disposable rubbish, yes the desert...
Forum: Tech Log
13th Apr 2016, 12:54
Replies: 55
Views: 28,640
Posted By a_pilot

Isn't situational awareness a good enough reason...

Isn't situational awareness a good enough reason ? :ok:

Now let me ask some questions.:p

Does it cause you or anyone else any discomfort ?
is it likely to cause injury ?
Is it dangerous ?...
Forum: Tech Log
25th Mar 2016, 05:52
Replies: 22
Views: 71,005
Posted By a_pilot

So you think I disagree. := You...

So you think

I disagree. :=

You might want to read your FCOM again. :eek:

Here is a direct quote from the FCOM, DSC-22-30 Auto flight - Flight Guidance - Autothrust - general:

:ugh:
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