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by Dainan
Sat Jul 14, 2012 6:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Private Jet Aircraft Has Crashed At Le Castellet.
Replies: 68
Views: 25337

RE: Private Jet Aircraft Has Crashed At Le Castellet.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/spiritair97" class="quote" target="_blank">spiritair97</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> It is not...

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by Dainan
Wed May 02, 2012 4:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Branson Ego Latest - Ice Cubes In His Liking.
Replies: 62
Views: 9891

RE: Branson Ego Latest - Ice Cubes In His Liking.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MadameConcorde" class="quote" target="_blank">MadameConcorde</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Look at Ingvar Kamprad, the ...

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by Dainan
Tue Apr 17, 2012 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wet Take-off From Toncontin!
Replies: 22
Views: 14454

Wet Take-off From Toncontin!

You can really feel the power in this video!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gq-jCJRIrIc&feature=related

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by Dainan
Tue Apr 03, 2012 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad A332 Rejected Landing @ NRT
Replies: 37
Views: 22063

RE: Etihad A332 Rejected Landing @ NRT

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ecbomberman" class="quote" target="_blank">ecbomberman</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i> I'm not sure whether it was raini...

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by Dainan
Mon Apr 02, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad A332 Rejected Landing @ NRT
Replies: 37
Views: 22063

RE: Etihad A332 Rejected Landing @ NRT

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MilesDependent" class="quote" target="_blank">MilesDependent</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i> From a technical point of v...

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by Dainan
Mon Mar 19, 2012 11:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazing Dead-stick Emergency Landing!
Replies: 32
Views: 19393

RE: Amazing Dead-stick Emergency Landing!

They appeared on CBS. It seems to be legit.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jVvzVd8Q7Rw

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by Dainan
Mon Mar 19, 2012 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazing Dead-stick Emergency Landing!
Replies: 32
Views: 19393

Amazing Dead-stick Emergency Landing!

The most incredible emergency landing I have EVER seen! I can't believe how well the pilots performed.

Absolutely amazing dead-stick landing!

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by Dainan
Thu Jan 26, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Stops Including Bible Verses W/Meals
Replies: 56
Views: 14390

RE: AS Stops Including Bible Verses W/Meals

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/oldeuropean" class="quote" target="_blank">oldeuropean</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i> Bible verses? In Europe, an airli...

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by Dainan
Tue Dec 13, 2011 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dangerous Landing, Should He Have Aborted?
Replies: 25
Views: 15150

RE: Dangerous Landing, Should He Have Aborted?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/spacecadet" class="quote" target="_blank">spacecadet</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>I wouldn't automatically say "yes" f...

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by Dainan
Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Air China 183 Doing?
Replies: 1
Views: 2900

What Is Air China 183 Doing?

Just saw this on flightaware

http://sv.flightaware.com/live/flight/CCA183

Are they diverting or why are they back tracking? Any info?

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by Dainan
Tue Oct 18, 2011 8:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question: Transfer Times At Beijing?
Replies: 2
Views: 3358

RE: Question: Transfer Times At Beijing?

Thank you very much for the information! ^^ Very helpful!
She will only be in terminal 3 so I guess that 2 hrs should be fine than.

Thanks again!

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by Dainan
Tue Oct 18, 2011 8:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question: Transfer Times At Beijing?
Replies: 2
Views: 3358

Question: Transfer Times At Beijing?

Hi! So, my gf is comming to visit me in Sweden and she's flying out of Tokyo via Beijing to Stockhol Arlanda airport. She'll have 2hrs and 20minutes to do the transfer. To those of you who have had experience of Beijing Capital Airport, do you think that 2hrs is enough time to transfer or is it a su...

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by Dainan
Tue Jul 12, 2011 5:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Urgent Advice Needed: Hand Luggage Too Big!
Replies: 5
Views: 4729

RE: Urgent Advice Needed: Hand Luggage Too Big!

Thank you Daniel! I send emails explaining the situation to Air France and to JAL and like you adviced me to I also send them my link. Very glad to hear that you liked it!  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> Oh ...

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by Dainan
Tue Jul 12, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Urgent Advice Needed: Hand Luggage Too Big!
Replies: 5
Views: 4729

RE: Urgent Advice Needed: Hand Luggage Too Big!

Thank's for your swift reply! I used to live for a few years in Japan and spent some time in Iwate Prefecture which got heavily damaged by the disaster. The Japanese had treated me so well so I was only honoured to be able to give a little something back. As for the flag, it's in this music video we...

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by Dainan
Tue Jul 12, 2011 4:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Urgent Advice Needed: Hand Luggage Too Big!
Replies: 5
Views: 4729

Urgent Advice Needed: Hand Luggage Too Big!

Hi gentlemen! So I'm traveling to Sweden from Japan, flying <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym>-<acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> with Air France and then <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG ...

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by Dainan
Wed Mar 23, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Crazy Low Pass!
Replies: 19
Views: 6102

RE: Crazy Low Pass!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mandala499" class="quote" target="_blank">mandala499</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>If he can't power out of a skid ground...

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by Dainan
Wed Mar 23, 2011 5:33 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Crazy Low Pass!
Replies: 19
Views: 6102

RE: Crazy Low Pass!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TripleDelta" class="quote" target="_blank">TripleDelta</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Eyeballing by the spray pattern, thi...

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by Dainan
Wed Mar 23, 2011 10:40 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Crazy Low Pass!
Replies: 19
Views: 6102

RE: Crazy Low Pass!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/alberchico" class="quote" target="_blank">alberchico</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i> It could also be that the cameras zoo...

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by Dainan
Wed Mar 23, 2011 12:51 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Crazy Low Pass!
Replies: 19
Views: 6102

Crazy Low Pass!

<a href="http://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Aero-L-29-Delfin/1887338/L/" target="_blank">http://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Aero-L-29-Delfin/1887338/L/</a> Not this is pretty close to how low you can go without crossing that thin line between Low Pass and Controled Flight Into Terrain &nbs...

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by Dainan
Thu Mar 10, 2011 12:04 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Landing Clearance: When To Go Around?
Replies: 49
Views: 9102

RE: No Landing Clearance: When To Go Around?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/2H4" class="quote" target="_blank">2H4</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>Nitpicking department - it's final. Singular. Not ...

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by Dainan
Wed Mar 09, 2011 1:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Landing Clearance: When To Go Around?
Replies: 49
Views: 9102

No Landing Clearance: When To Go Around?

Hehe sorry about that one and thank's for correcting me! It should of course say CAVOK <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="...

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by Dainan
Wed Mar 09, 2011 11:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Landing Clearance: When To Go Around?
Replies: 49
Views: 9102

No Landing Clearance: When To Go Around?

Let's say that you're on short finals for a given runway. It's CAVOC conditions and no airplanes on the active as far as you can see. The runway comes closer and closer, but still no final clearence to land from the ATC. At what point do you go around due to not having a landing clearence? Is it whe...

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by Dainan
Tue Mar 01, 2011 12:37 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Navigation Aids Used By Both Ships And Airplanes?
Replies: 41
Views: 8638

RE: Navigation Aids Used By Both Ships And Airplanes?

I am always so amazed at how knowledegable people on this forum are. I had to goole a lot of new words (DECCA what? :P ) Interesting to hear that quite a few navaids were used by both airplanes and boats. But I always thought that boats couldn't make use of NDBs and VORs since they would be too low ...

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by Dainan
Mon Feb 28, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?
Replies: 58
Views: 45063

RE: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stratosphere" class="quote" target="_blank">stratosphere</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>Hell doesn't have to be single p...

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by Dainan
Mon Feb 28, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Navigation Aids Used By Both Ships And Airplanes?
Replies: 41
Views: 8638

Navigation Aids Used By Both Ships And Airplanes?

I was watching a clip of a airplane landing on a small island surrounded by many ships which got me wondering. Are there, or were there ever any navigation aids that both airplanes and ships could use? At airports like London City Airport, do they use a common com frequency for ships and airplanes? ...

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by Dainan
Sun Feb 27, 2011 11:59 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?
Replies: 58
Views: 45063

RE: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Fly2HMO" class="quote" target="_blank">Fly2HMO</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Fargo - Hector Internation...

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by Dainan
Sun Feb 27, 2011 10:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?
Replies: 58
Views: 45063

RE: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SEPilot" class="quote" target="_blank">SEPilot</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>If you're flying a single engine plane it'...

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by Dainan
Sun Feb 27, 2011 9:43 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?
Replies: 58
Views: 45063

RE: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?

Thank you for all the insightful and hillarious answers! :p

Back to topic though, is it actually legal to leave the cockpit for a visit to the toilet if you're flying SOPs?

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by Dainan
Sun Feb 27, 2011 5:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?
Replies: 58
Views: 45063

RE: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?

Thank's for all the replies. There seem to be many interesting and creative solutions out there.

Is it legal for a single pilot to leave the cockpit while flying on autopilot in order to use the on board lav if he is flying a bizjet equiped with one?

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by Dainan
Sun Feb 27, 2011 10:27 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?
Replies: 58
Views: 45063

How Do Single Pilots Go To The Toilet?

How do pilots relieve themselves when flying single? Do they us some sort of portable toilet and if so, how would they use it without compromising the safety? Or do they fly with some sort of diaper on like space pilots do, just in case? :p Let's say that you're flying your Cessna Citation CJ4 from ...

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by Dainan
Fri Jan 21, 2011 10:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hitler Rants About Aviation Procedures
Replies: 4
Views: 1972

Hitler Rants About Aviation Procedures

Pilots have not been following the company's SOP's and boy does that make Hitler angry! =P

Enjoy =)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xi6DbV1Aft8

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by Dainan
Sat Nov 27, 2010 10:40 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why No Direct Rnav Flights Over Land?
Replies: 14
Views: 5757

RE: Why No Direct Rnav Flights Over Land?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXintl" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXintl</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>As mentioned above RNAV has nothing to do wi...

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by Dainan
Sat Nov 27, 2010 11:06 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why No Direct Rnav Flights Over Land?
Replies: 14
Views: 5757

RE: Why No Direct Rnav Flights Over Land?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mir" class="quote" target="_blank">Mir</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Problem is, the airspace really doesn't permit it. I...

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by Dainan
Sat Nov 27, 2010 10:03 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why No Direct Rnav Flights Over Land?
Replies: 14
Views: 5757

Why No Direct Rnav Flights Over Land?

Hi forum! Why arn't there any (or few) direct flights or great circle flights being flown over land? When flying from Europe to the U.S and vice versa the North Atlantic Tracks are used. Of course consederation is taken to the prevailing winds aloft as well as ETOPS rules and such, but generaly they...

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