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Flight Deck Photos

Mon Oct 23, 2006 2:03 am

Some of the shots on here from the Flight Deck of many airliners are great, BUT - many of them seem to use flash - surely this is really dangerous especially on approach as many of them are ?

If i was a pilot and someone asked to take a photo, and hadn't turned the flash off , i'd consider them a danger to the safety of the airliner, for momentarily blinding me...

Surely this seems obvious, but consideration MUST be given to the pilots vision in this critical phase of flight?
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RE: Flight Deck Photos

Mon Oct 23, 2006 2:17 am

Just out of curiosity, would you happen to have any specific examples?
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RE: Flight Deck Photos

Mon Oct 23, 2006 3:04 am

Quoting Boo25 (Thread starter):
for momentarily blinding me...

As long as you keep your eyes on the road, and they are behind you, shouldn't be a big deal?
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RE: Flight Deck Photos

Mon Oct 23, 2006 3:05 am

Why would the pilots be looking at the camera?
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RE: Flight Deck Photos

Mon Oct 23, 2006 5:22 pm

The Camera would be Aft Right  Smile
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