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15th Sep 2022, 05:58
Replies: 19
Views: 1,877
Posted By eckhard

Under EASA rules, for private flights a single...

Under EASA rules, for private flights a single pilot is OK but for Commercial Air Transport you must have two pilots in any turbine-engine aircraft. Those were the rules a couple of years ago anyway....
15th Sep 2022, 05:49
Replies: 1
Views: 385
Posted By eckhard

MORA Minimum Off-Route Altitude is an altitude...

MORA
Minimum Off-Route Altitude is an altitude derived by Jeppesen. The MORA provides clearance from known obstructions within 10nm of the route centreline including a 10nm radius at the ends of the...
Forum: Tech Log
2nd Sep 2022, 15:50
Replies: 4
Views: 800
Posted By eckhard

You do however retain Cat3 No DH Autoland...

You do however retain Cat3 No DH Autoland capability.
18th Aug 2022, 01:35
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Posted By eckhard

Great advice there from Pilot DAR! I would...

Great advice there from Pilot DAR!

I would also advise you to ask an experienced pilot if you could shadow them while they plan/prepare a flight. You'll have to be careful not to distract them,...
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By eckhard

Why not make the nose-wheel long enough so that...

Why not make the nose-wheel long enough so that you can land on all three at the same time, even if pitched up? Or, even better, provide an extra tail-wheel so that tail strikes would be harmless? Or...
13th Aug 2022, 12:14
Replies: 22
Views: 3,089
Posted By eckhard

It was said that Brian Trubshaw flew Concorde on...

It was said that Brian Trubshaw flew Concorde on a PPL. Can anybody confirm?
Forum: Tech Log
7th Aug 2022, 22:02
Replies: 1
Views: 602
Posted By eckhard

FCTM Maximum Rate Climb A maximum rate climb...

FCTM
Maximum Rate Climb
A maximum rate climb provides both high climb rates and minimum time to cruise altitude. Maximum rate climb can be approximated by using the following:

787-8
•...
Forum: Rotorheads
4th Aug 2022, 10:35
Replies: 16
Views: 4,502
Posted By eckhard

^^^ Wot he said ^^^ They also have an office...

^^^ Wot he said ^^^

They also have an office in Watford.
1st Aug 2022, 12:03
Replies: 10
Views: 1,621
Posted By eckhard

The A400M Grizzly is quite noisy. Maybe one of...

The A400M Grizzly is quite noisy. Maybe one of those?
23rd Jul 2022, 18:48
Replies: 3
Views: 635
Posted By eckhard

David Hoy. Lives near Odiham but might travel to...

David Hoy. Lives near Odiham but might travel to Midlands.

Also Jon Cooke. Lives in the Midlands but not sure if he’s renewed his EASA examiner’s ticket.
Forum: Tech Log
14th Jul 2022, 07:34
Replies: 5
Views: 1,295
Posted By eckhard

I thought that max and min forecast temps were...

I thought that max and min forecast temps were shown as TX and TN? Maybe that only apples to a TAF.

Also, “highest temperature” in German would be „höchste Temperatur“, so TH Not TG.
Forum: Tech Log
13th Jul 2022, 19:55
Replies: 5
Views: 1,295
Posted By eckhard

Ground Temperature 32C?

Ground Temperature 32C?
3rd Jul 2022, 21:10
Replies: 14
Views: 7,773
Posted By eckhard

If it’s his first command as well as the training...

If it’s his first command as well as the training job, then that is pretty fast; however, I was an FO and TRI/TRE at the same time on the 747-400, as were others in a large British Airline. I believe...
Forum: Tech Log
30th Jun 2022, 13:47
Replies: 7
Views: 1,397
Posted By eckhard

Thanks tdracer and you’re welcome Flugzeug A. ...

Thanks tdracer and you’re welcome Flugzeug A.

Another reason for the placard was that at that time we used paper manuals for take-off and landing performance. The manuals were also titled with...
Forum: Tech Log
28th Jun 2022, 05:37
Replies: 7
Views: 1,397
Posted By eckhard

The placards said, “This aircraft is ‘G’ rated”...

The placards said, “This aircraft is ‘G’ rated” or “This aircraft is ‘H’ rated” and they referred to the engine thrust rating. We had to check that the FMS engine rating was the same as on the...
Forum: Tech Log
17th Jun 2022, 21:36
Replies: 7
Views: 1,102
Posted By eckhard

You’re welcome! Glad to help. Sorry that it...

You’re welcome! Glad to help. Sorry that it wasn’t a -800 manual. Maybe the -800 data is presented in a different way?
Forum: Tech Log
17th Jun 2022, 14:15
Replies: 7
Views: 1,102
Posted By eckhard

Here's a free 737-300 FPPM. ...

Here's a free 737-300 FPPM.

https://pdfcoffee.com/qdownload/flight-planning-and-performance-manual-737-300-cfm56-322k-faa-kg-c-m-cat-a-pdf-free.html

Enroute Climb data is shown on pages 3.2.2...
Forum: Tech Log
6th Jun 2022, 11:45
Replies: 7
Views: 2,131
Posted By eckhard

In my experience, the 787-9 was worse than the...

In my experience, the 787-9 was worse than the 787-8. If I was rostered on a -9, I would always add an extra tonne automatically, to take care of this phenomenon. Some folk reckoned the lost fuel was...
Forum: Tech Log
4th Jun 2022, 13:57
Replies: 5
Views: 1,348
Posted By eckhard

If you take off your headset, you can hear...

If you take off your headset, you can hear aircraft passing 1000ft above or below.
2nd Jun 2022, 19:17
Replies: 1
Views: 892
Posted By eckhard

Email sent. Eckhard

Email sent.

Eckhard
27th May 2022, 12:32
Replies: 56
Views: 3,782
Posted By eckhard

Whatever the airline decides to play, could they...

Whatever the airline decides to play, could they please keep the volume down?

A few times recently I've had cabin crew explaining the operation of the over-wing exit in French, wearing a mask, and...
25th May 2022, 18:09
Replies: 40
Views: 7,362
Posted By eckhard

What’s wrong with: Dassault Dakota C2; ...

What’s wrong with:

Dassault Dakota C2;
Dassault Devon C2; or
Dassault Dominie C3?

OK; the jet Dominie was never the “Dominie II” but at least these three names keep alive the old habit of...
25th May 2022, 14:39
Replies: 4
Views: 747
Posted By eckhard

Dr Nomy Ahmed Offices in Takeley (near...

Dr Nomy Ahmed
Offices in Takeley (near Stansted) and Watford

[email protected]
Forum: Tech Log
15th May 2022, 07:43
Replies: 5
Views: 1,130
Posted By eckhard

I think it’s maybe due to the fact that the...

I think it’s maybe due to the fact that the LNAV-only missed approach starts at the runway threshold, whereas the LNAV/VNAV missed approach starts earlier; at the DA/DH or MDA/MDH. Therefore the...
17th Apr 2022, 09:59
Replies: 30
Views: 3,064
Posted By eckhard

That's ok for the purposes of this question but I...

That's ok for the purposes of this question but I have seen some people studying for ATPL exams who didn't realise that this value (ft per hPa) increases with altitude. For example, it's about...
14th Apr 2022, 08:36
Replies: 180
Views: 89,768
Posted By eckhard

Smilin Ed: Wow, you sound pretty cool. I must...

Smilin Ed: Wow, you sound pretty cool. I must have missed the "don't get startled" module during my training. What's your secret?
12th Apr 2022, 16:53
Replies: 23
Views: 3,075
Posted By eckhard

Perfect, thanks!

Perfect, thanks!
12th Apr 2022, 12:57
Replies: 23
Views: 3,075
Posted By eckhard

While it's undoubtedly Oakley, it's interesting...

While it's undoubtedly Oakley, it's interesting to see how different the Google Earth image is of the same area. My IT skills are not sufficient to paste an image, but the peri-track and even some...
8th Apr 2022, 15:49
Replies: 3
Views: 759
Posted By eckhard

Before EASA, this was called “Island Reserve” or...

Before EASA, this was called “Island Reserve” or “Isolated Aerodrome Reserve”.

It was (is?) intended for use when the nearest useable alternate was too far to be within range or of dubious...
8th Apr 2022, 15:41
Replies: 180
Views: 89,768
Posted By eckhard

I think AF also tried this at Lagos?

I think AF also tried this at Lagos?
7th Apr 2022, 15:17
Replies: 180
Views: 89,768
Posted By eckhard

I think there is some confusion about the word,...

I think there is some confusion about the word, "commands", which AFAIK just means "controls" in an aeronautical context in French.
If I recall correctly, during the AF A330 stall accident in the...
Forum: Tech Log
6th Apr 2022, 13:11
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By eckhard

As others have said, once the IRSs have aligned,...

As others have said, once the IRSs have aligned, that’s it. I think even the runway update only affects the FMC position, not the IRS. The FMC position will be based on:

DME/DME
LOC/DME (during...
27th Mar 2022, 07:56
Replies: 10
Views: 1,183
Posted By eckhard

RVR for runway 04 is 1100m with an Upward...

RVR for runway 04 is 1100m with an Upward (improving) trend
RVR for runway 05 is 0700m with No change expected
RVR for runway 19 is 1700m with no trend reported
Forum: North America
22nd Mar 2022, 05:38
Replies: 1
Views: 532
Posted By eckhard

I don’t think you’ll find a ‘regulation’ as such,...

I don’t think you’ll find a ‘regulation’ as such, certainly not in FAA or ICAO docs as I would think that Customs protocols are laid down by individual countries and apply to any form of...
Forum: Tech Log
1st Mar 2022, 13:53
Replies: 23
Views: 2,239
Posted By eckhard

A large British Airline had a space on the...

A large British Airline had a space on the Take-Off Data Card for target pitch attitude for the 747-100/200 but not for the -400.
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