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Forum: ATC Issues
4th Nov 2019, 21:22
Replies: 14
Views: 2,737
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Get Checker on in that space.......

Get Checker on in that space.......
Forum: Tech Log
3rd Nov 2019, 21:39
Forum: ATC Issues
31st Oct 2019, 22:34
Replies: 14
Views: 2,328
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

It isn't allowed in Class A airspace I believe -...

It isn't allowed in Class A airspace I believe - that's if any is left in the UK.
Forum: ATC Issues
21st Oct 2019, 21:13
Replies: 20
Views: 3,207
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

I was guilty of saying "millibars" after any...

I was guilty of saying "millibars" after any pressure setting. If you do that you can't go wrong!
4th Oct 2019, 11:32
Replies: 22
Views: 23,258
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

It ran out of fuel before a planned stopover..??

It ran out of fuel before a planned stopover..??
3rd Oct 2019, 14:10
Replies: 12
Views: 1,826
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Brilliant - love it.

Brilliant - love it.
Forum: ATC Issues
24th Sep 2019, 16:26
Replies: 66
Views: 28,831
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Reminds me of a late colleague at Heathrow. Told...

Reminds me of a late colleague at Heathrow. Told by GMC to listen on 118.5 (Tower) a pilot came on the tower freq with: "XXX listening on 118.5". My colleague said "So am I, but I'm being quiet...
Forum: ATC Issues
21st Sep 2019, 21:25
Replies: 139
Views: 62,144
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Usually NO!

Usually NO!
7th Sep 2019, 19:00
Replies: 5
Views: 1,690
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

YOU decide. Do you want to be a pilot or...

YOU decide. Do you want to be a pilot or controller because the jobs are totally different?. I never had a desire to fly but wanted to be an ATCO. I was lucky - I did the job I wanted.
Forum: ATC Issues
5th Sep 2019, 19:51
Replies: 8
Views: 2,292
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Departure separations are usually laid down in...

Departure separations are usually laid down in the local orders.
5th Sep 2019, 14:16
Replies: 12
Views: 2,545
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

I have had WCS for 40+ years and it was a real...

I have had WCS for 40+ years and it was a real problem trying to relax for each medical. My last medical was 15 years ago but recently when I had a pneumonia jab the nurse said it was very long...
Forum: ATC Issues
23rd Aug 2019, 09:18
Replies: 7
Views: 6,752
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

God Bless you Vanessa - you are a real star..xx

God Bless you Vanessa - you are a real star..xx
22nd Aug 2019, 14:17
Replies: 20
Views: 4,062
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

22 August c 1450 two Stearman(?) all yellow wing...

22 August c 1450 two Stearman(?) all yellow wing walkers heading east over Crowthorne making quite a noise.
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Aug 2019, 20:32
Replies: 21
Views: 3,331
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Didn't money change hands B?!! I don't want to...

Didn't money change hands B?!! I don't want to get involved in discussions - I'm nearly 75 and glad to be out of ATC now.
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Aug 2019, 14:59
Replies: 21
Views: 3,331
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Not unusual. The chop rate at Heathrow reached...

Not unusual. The chop rate at Heathrow reached 80% at one time.
16th Aug 2019, 06:46
Replies: 19
Views: 4,298
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

You say you use a dipole - vertically mounted I...

You say you use a dipole - vertically mounted I trust? If it is horizontal it would havew directional properties.
Forum: ATC Issues
30th Jul 2019, 12:49
Replies: 14
Views: 3,396
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

hairstreak - you were right. I recall passing...

hairstreak - you were right. I recall passing that clearance to A PanAm flight once and got "roger" in response. When I asked him a readback the answer was amazing: "Errr roger,Brookchurh Park...
26th Jul 2019, 14:24
Replies: 24
Views: 14,819
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

My wife and I sat on a DC9 in a remote area of...

My wife and I sat on a DC9 in a remote area of O'Hare for 1.5 hours - a "ground stop" had been put on due to storms in the area so the UK isn't the only place to suffer!
Forum: ATC Issues
21st Jul 2019, 21:52
Replies: 17
Views: 8,123
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

TCZ.. there is a major difference between light...

TCZ.. there is a major difference between light aircraft and IFR commercial traffic.
Forum: ATC Issues
21st Jul 2019, 14:13
Replies: 17
Views: 8,123
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

As long as the "competition" isn't a clockwork...

As long as the "competition" isn't a clockwork mouse joint.
20th Jul 2019, 08:51
Replies: 29
Views: 18,772
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Cleared for immediate take off..

Cleared for immediate take off..
Forum: ATC Issues
17th Jul 2019, 06:45
Replies: 5
Views: 2,617
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Good luck and God Bless for a long and happy...

Good luck and God Bless for a long and happy retirement..
15th Jul 2019, 06:55
Replies: 26
Views: 14,994
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

Out with the Dalton Computers chaps...!

Out with the Dalton Computers chaps...!
11th Jul 2019, 14:32
Replies: 11
Views: 5,099
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

I had it for 30 years. AME told me to see my GP...

I had it for 30 years. AME told me to see my GP who arranged for me to have a scan. That showed nothing so he referred me for a cystoscope (sp?) exam of the bladder. Sounds scary but it isn't 5...
10th Jul 2019, 18:38
Replies: 15
Views: 6,510
Posted By HEATHROW DIRECTOR

So can't they revert to the old manual system...

So can't they revert to the old manual system while it is fixed?
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