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9th Sep 2016, 03:11
Replies: 68
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Posted By Phileas Fogg

I was going thru DUS Airport a number of years...

I was going thru DUS Airport a number of years back, in my wallet not only did I have my own money but I had company funds, which needed to be fully accounted for, and in all my wallet was bulging...
6th Sep 2016, 07:37
Replies: 43
Views: 17,861
Posted By Phileas Fogg

I worked in OST during the mid to late ninety's...

I worked in OST during the mid to late ninety's and there were a number of characters, normally as drunk as skunks in the Ter Streep bar, that liked to believe that they were something special!
5th Sep 2016, 12:15
Replies: 18
Views: 4,108
Posted By Phileas Fogg

I worked for Emerald twice, first time 1994-1995...

I worked for Emerald twice, first time 1994-1995 and second time 2001-2002.

First time was a laugh a minute, driving an ex milk float, flat tyre an' all, around the tarmac, as an Ops guy of a...
23rd Aug 2016, 09:14
Replies: 172
Views: 33,391
Posted By Phileas Fogg

A few years back I flew MNL/AMS with KLM,...

A few years back I flew MNL/AMS with KLM, something like 14 hours, I was a smoker at the time so my only grievance was 14+ hours without a smoke, would I have preferred it in 2 legs, even as a...
23rd Aug 2016, 03:03
Replies: 172
Views: 33,391
Posted By Phileas Fogg

But how many of the international carriers can...

But how many of the international carriers can offer a hub and spoke operation thru PER?
22nd Aug 2016, 07:25
Replies: 172
Views: 33,391
Posted By Phileas Fogg

I wouldn't be so pessimistic, back in the day...

I wouldn't be so pessimistic, back in the day when 'we' operated DC10-10's LON/BGR/LAX the hour or so turnaround in BGR wasn't wasted, the pax cleared US immigration there and upon arrival in over...
20th Aug 2016, 03:20
Replies: 71
Views: 14,888
Posted By Phileas Fogg

Not necessarily ... When I lived in the UK...

Not necessarily ...

When I lived in the UK Midlands I would endeavour to travel thru BHX which normally entailed the likes of KLM, Swiss, Air France, Lufty and/or SAS ... I wasn't going to...
18th Aug 2016, 11:51
Replies: 71
Views: 14,888
Posted By Phileas Fogg

Birdseed per chance? :)

Birdseed per chance? :)
18th Aug 2016, 04:30
Replies: 152
Views: 17,602
Posted By Phileas Fogg

So taking the recent Birdseed incident in Las...

So taking the recent Birdseed incident in Las Vegas, but let's suggest such an incident were to occur in such a country as Nigeria, whereas most of the passengers would have been British committing...
12th Aug 2016, 00:02
Replies: 152
Views: 17,602
Posted By Phileas Fogg

My local airline's safety demo: ...

My local airline's safety demo:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIzUnVlkaHg
10th Aug 2016, 09:49
Replies: 152
Views: 17,602
Posted By Phileas Fogg

ExXb, Have you actually jumped down a slide?...

ExXb,

Have you actually jumped down a slide?

I jumped down a slide of an A300 sized mock-up, as one jumps one can barely see the slide surface that one's bum is to subsequently make contact...
9th Aug 2016, 23:30
Replies: 152
Views: 17,602
Posted By Phileas Fogg

ExXB, It seems that each and every time I...

ExXB,

It seems that each and every time I fly, and after landing, the cabin crew make an announcement to remain seated until the seat belt sign has been switched off ... Yet on each and every...
9th Aug 2016, 02:06
Replies: 152
Views: 17,602
Posted By Phileas Fogg

I was deadheading from LCA to CWL back in the...

I was deadheading from LCA to CWL back in the early 90's, I can't recall if the cabin PA was "Don't store glass bottles (duty free) in the overhead bins" but it certainly was, something to the...
6th Aug 2016, 04:06
Replies: 152
Views: 17,602
Posted By Phileas Fogg

Here in the Philippines the P.A.'s are clearly...

Here in the Philippines the P.A.'s are clearly dictated by the authority, I have flown with four of the airlines here and, at least in parts, the P.A.'s are the same word for word, examples:

1....
3rd Aug 2016, 02:41
Replies: 9
Views: 10,972
Posted By Phileas Fogg

I previously worked for the predecessor of...

I previously worked for the predecessor of McGinley, the 'Storm' predecessor, indeed I became in charge of flight crew recruitment for Storm and as you mention 'Italy' I have a feeling I know of the...
23rd Jul 2016, 12:29
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

Would McGinley be the takeover of Storm Aviation...

Would McGinley be the takeover of Storm Aviation pilots?
23rd Jul 2016, 11:48
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

And they all lived in those locations and not in...

And they all lived in those locations and not in Bishops Horrible whilst based in STN etc.?
23rd Jul 2016, 10:03
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

172, Reading back I see nothing that...

172,

Reading back I see nothing that suggests that RYR's flight crew flying ex Germany were actually domicile in Germany so please define what you mean by "based"?

You, yourself, suggested that...
23rd Jul 2016, 09:22
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

DXB, Please define "regular" in the...

DXB,

Please define "regular" in the interpretation of German law.

In my experience of working with contractors some 90% of them remained domicile in their home countries and commuted to/from...
23rd Jul 2016, 08:49
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

DXB, I worked with enough flight crew over...

DXB,

I worked with enough flight crew over 32 years to recognize that many of them are tighter than duck's asses when it comes to breaking in to a pound or a dollar, paying dues etc.

You're...
23rd Jul 2016, 08:39
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

So if they lived in Bishops Horrible their...

So if they lived in Bishops Horrible their assigned base would be STN (England & Wales), if they lived in Leiden then AMS (Netherlands), Paris then whatever shite airfield RYR call Paris (France)...
22nd Jul 2016, 23:54
Replies: 30
Views: 19,819
Posted By Phileas Fogg

In one of my previous lives I worked for several...

In one of my previous lives I worked for several years in recruitment and, besides working with several other operators, had flight crew on contract with RYR.

These days I'm a self-employed...
30th Jun 2016, 07:25
Replies: 71
Views: 14,888
Posted By Phileas Fogg

KLM are nothing to sing and dance about, I have...

KLM are nothing to sing and dance about, I have flown with them inter Europe many a time, there was a period when they banned serving alcohol in economy whilst there would be a party going on the...
29th Jun 2016, 07:12
Replies: 872
Views: 434,549
Posted By Phileas Fogg

If the pax weren't jumping down the slides then...

If the pax weren't jumping down the slides then the crew wouldn't be following them down the slides ... If the Captain was taking an unnecessary gamble then he was taking the same unnecessary gamble...
Forum: Night Stop
27th Jun 2016, 06:04
Replies: 7
Views: 4,697
Posted By Phileas Fogg

Something Rural

Should one be looking for something nice and rural around STN, and besides Mountfitchet village and Dunmow that is difficult to find, some 15 years ago I occupied a period staying at this place:
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