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Forum: Middle East
2nd May 2016, 14:50
Replies: 66
Views: 36,309
Posted By wanabee777

That last sentence says it all!

That last sentence says it all!
Forum: Middle East
28th Apr 2016, 01:32
Replies: 66
Views: 36,309
Posted By wanabee777

Brings back unpleasant memories of Natasha...

Brings back unpleasant memories of Natasha Richardson's, (Liam Neeson's wife), accident while learning to ski in Quebec in 2009.
Forum: Tech Log
21st Apr 2016, 12:58
Replies: 82
Views: 20,940
Posted By wanabee777

Had this scenario occur a few times at KATL...

Had this scenario occur a few times at KATL headed to OMDB. Tower would instruct us to taxi to 26L with the explanation that there would be a 20 minute, or more, delay for runway 27R due to traffic....
21st Apr 2016, 12:30
Replies: 1,541
Views: 1,525,359
Posted By wanabee777

Ref post #1355...

Ref post #1355 http://www.pprune.org/rumours-news/576325-b-738-crash-russia-rostov-don-68.html#post9351338,



A very sad commentary on the state of our profession.
Forum: Middle East
21st Apr 2016, 10:26
Replies: 9
Views: 4,941
Posted By wanabee777

Not Asia, but as I understand it, many of these...

Not Asia, but as I understand it, many of these cancellations are due to flight crew staffing issues:

FlightStats Global Cancellation and Delays...
21st Apr 2016, 10:12
Replies: 1,541
Views: 1,525,359
Posted By wanabee777

I fully concur! I believe the U.S.A.F...

I fully concur!

I believe the U.S.A.F Academy cadets start out in sailplanes.

It certainly gave the GAF pilots an advantage in the early stages of WWII.
14th Apr 2016, 13:28
Replies: 59
Views: 6,561
Posted By wanabee777

The F/O's I flew with, who had a respectable...

The F/O's I flew with, who had a respectable amount of taildragger time, were some of the most accomplished aviators I had the pleasure to learn from.
Forum: Freight Dogs
31st Mar 2016, 18:06
Replies: 24
Views: 9,946
Posted By wanabee777

In 1967 a Delta DC-8 training flight crashed in...

In 1967 a Delta DC-8 training flight crashed in Kenner, Louisiana, while attempting to fly a simulated 2 engine out approach at KMSY.

ASN Aircraft accident Douglas DC-8-51 N802E New Orleans, LA...
31st Mar 2016, 07:15
Replies: 156
Views: 50,994
Posted By wanabee777

The Republic F-105 Thunderthud had the hardest,...

The Republic F-105 Thunderthud had the hardest, (meaning noisiest), lighting afterburner that I ever heard.

During their takeoffs they would, literally, knock us out of our bunks in the alert...
31st Mar 2016, 00:10
Replies: 80
Views: 55,009
Posted By wanabee777

Seems eerily similar to the Hawker accident at...

Seems eerily similar to the Hawker accident at KAKR last November.
30th Mar 2016, 15:25
Replies: 80
Views: 55,009
Posted By wanabee777

Had this happen while I was flying as an F/E on...

Had this happen while I was flying as an F/E on the 727 during a night approach to KBOS.

Both the Capt and F/O had set the wrong altimeter setting and because their lights were turned down so low,...
27th Mar 2016, 18:49
Replies: 79
Views: 14,929
Posted By wanabee777

A survival kit, including water and energy bars,...

A survival kit, including water and energy bars, might not have been a bad idea either.

At least that way, he could have remained with his downed aircraft until help arrived.
27th Mar 2016, 14:17
Replies: 79
Views: 14,929
Posted By wanabee777

That was going to be my next question.

That was going to be my next question.
27th Mar 2016, 11:25
Replies: 79
Views: 14,929
Posted By wanabee777

Where is the Comm antenna located on the Diamond?...

Where is the Comm antenna located on the Diamond?

If it wasn't sheared off in the mud, I would think he could have haled another aircraft, possibly an airliner, on guard frequency.

Or do I...
20th Mar 2016, 19:08
Replies: 128
Views: 37,771
Posted By wanabee777

I don't know this for fact, but if our quick don...

I don't know this for fact, but if our quick don masks are placarded to 40,000 ft then, with a depressurized cabin of 40,000 ft, I would expect them to provide at least the equivalent O2 partial...
20th Mar 2016, 16:18
Replies: 128
Views: 37,771
Posted By wanabee777

"= Dead" True for the passengers at 41,000...

"= Dead"

True for the passengers at 41,000 ft, but I believe the pilots, with their quick don, tight fitting, diluter-demand O2 regulators, could survive until their oxygen supply ran out or they...
20th Mar 2016, 07:56
Replies: 9
Views: 3,997
Posted By wanabee777

Los Angeles County had better start deploying...

Los Angeles County had better start deploying these:

http://airbusdefenceandspace.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/cus_powerstation_700.jpg
...
20th Mar 2016, 07:35
Replies: 128
Views: 37,771
Posted By wanabee777

Fully concur.

Fully concur.
Forum: Tech Log
20th Mar 2016, 07:16
Replies: 23
Views: 5,283
Posted By wanabee777

On a flight from KPSM to RAF Mildenhall one cold...

On a flight from KPSM to RAF Mildenhall one cold wintry morning in a KC-135, I was asked to make a water injection takeoff to make sure the system was functional. OAT was somewhere around 25 F and...
20th Mar 2016, 06:41
Replies: 1,541
Views: 1,525,359
Posted By wanabee777

I got the stick shaker during a high altitude go...

I got the stick shaker during a high altitude go around at KSEA in a 767. The cause of the go around was a flap malfunction and I was trying to make the go around without using the TOGA switches.
...
18th Mar 2016, 14:25
Replies: 18
Views: 12,596
Posted By wanabee777

The break must've been upstream of the water shut...

The break must've been upstream of the water shut off valve.
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Mar 2016, 11:41
Replies: 42
Views: 4,751
Posted By wanabee777

If you'll be wearing an oxygen mask in the L39,...

If you'll be wearing an oxygen mask in the L39, make sure if you do feel suddenly nauseous, that you don't aspirate your own vomit into your lungs.
...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Mar 2016, 02:05
Replies: 42
Views: 4,751
Posted By wanabee777

My wife swears by an electronic motion relief...

My wife swears by an electronic motion relief band.

http://www.aeromedix.com/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/650x/040ec09b1e35df139433887a97daa66f/r/e/reliefband-hand1.jpg
Replies: 1,290
Views: 576,738
Posted By wanabee777

Don't feel bad Greg. I would've missed it too.

Don't feel bad Greg. I would've missed it too.
17th Mar 2016, 00:09
Replies: 32
Views: 14,063
Posted By wanabee777

Good reason not to request or accept a "high...

Good reason not to request or accept a "high speed" clearance below 10,000 ft.
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