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by CXCPA
Sat Apr 12, 2008 2:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Does FS2004 Have Autoland Feature?
Replies: 11
Views: 19255

RE: Does FS2004 Have Autoland Feature?

The answer is negative But there is some trick you can do in a good weather condition In good weather condition, when the plane is about 80ft above the runway, I switch off the APP and switch on the ALT buttom with -300ft/min vertical speed and an altitude is much above the plane location, then the ...

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by CXCPA
Thu Oct 26, 2006 10:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oasis Hong Kong - The Real Deal?
Replies: 29
Views: 9234

RE: Oasis Hong Kong - The Real Deal?

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by CXCPA
Mon Aug 14, 2006 12:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Security Compared To Other Airlines...
Replies: 37
Views: 10599

RE: El Al Security Compared To Other Airlines...

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by CXCPA
Fri Aug 11, 2006 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Security Compared To Other Airlines...
Replies: 37
Views: 10599

RE: El Al Security Compared To Other Airlines...

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by CXCPA
Mon Jul 31, 2006 10:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

<a href="http://appledaily.atnext.com/template/apple/art_main.cfm?iss_id=20060731&sec_id=4104&subsec_id=12731&art_id=6175657" target=_blank>http://appledaily.atnext.com/templat...104&subsec_id=12731&art_id=6175657</a> Now it becomes today's local news. According to the article, that girl onboarded a...

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by CXCPA
Sat Jul 29, 2006 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

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by CXCPA
Fri Jul 28, 2006 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

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by CXCPA
Fri Jul 28, 2006 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

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by CXCPA
Fri Jul 28, 2006 10:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

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by CXCPA
Thu Jul 27, 2006 10:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

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by CXCPA
Thu Jul 27, 2006 12:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

RE: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

<a href="http://hkadb.no-ip.org:8080/hkadb/forum/viewtopic.php?t=9200" target=_blank>http://hkadb.no-ip.org:8080/hkadb/forum/viewtopic.php?t=9200</a> Another <acronym title="Four Star Aviation (US Virgin Is.)">HK</acronym> forum with 2 pictures <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-to...

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by CXCPA
Thu Jul 27, 2006 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag
Replies: 126
Views: 24945

A HK Girl Expelled From A Jet Because Of A Hangbag

<a href="http://community.she.com/messageboard/index.cfm?bdid=11&topic_id=1716869" target=_blank>http://community.she.com/messageboar...index.cfm?bdid=11&topic_id=1716869</a> <a href="http://www.yucheecrew.net/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=13351" target=_blank>http://www.yucheecrew.net/phpBB2/viewtopic.php...

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by CXCPA
Tue Jun 06, 2006 12:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay About To Buy Dragonair!
Replies: 46
Views: 9415

RE: Cathay About To Buy Dragonair!

Oh! I do not want to it become true because i want there are more competitive airlines in Hong Kong, not one giant airline and other extremely small airlines. There are only one giant airline would cause monopoly problem, thus price increase, but poor service P.S. <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (Chi...

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by CXCPA
Fri May 12, 2006 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Offers Early Retirement To Offset Fuel Costs
Replies: 24
Views: 5525

RE: CX Offers Early Retirement To Offset Fuel Costs

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by CXCPA
Thu May 11, 2006 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Offers Early Retirement To Offset Fuel Costs
Replies: 24
Views: 5525

RE: CX Offers Early Retirement To Offset Fuel Costs

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by CXCPA
Sat Apr 15, 2006 11:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why AE Colors On CI Widebodies Again
Replies: 14
Views: 3368

RE: Why AE Colors On CI Widebodies Again

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by CXCPA
Sat Nov 26, 2005 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific To TakeOver Dragonair One Day?
Replies: 9
Views: 5747

RE: Cathay Pacific To TakeOver Dragonair One Day?

I don't wannt it happen!
I don't want to see Cathay monopoly the air transportation in Hong Kong. I welcome more airline based in Hong Kong to increase the competition,
More competition, better service.

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by CXCPA
Sat Nov 26, 2005 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX's Wasted Opportunities?
Replies: 36
Views: 4663

RE: CX's Wasted Opportunities?

I do think that the <acronym title="Four Star Aviation (US Virgin Is.)">HK</acronym> government to release the Cathay's traffic right which is not in use to other local carriers which they want to operate that routes, such as <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHH...

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by CXCPA
Wed Aug 03, 2005 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Slogans
Replies: 137
Views: 12971

RE: Airline Slogans

Cathay no longer use "the heart of Asia" in their hub.
Now using "I can fly" theme.

At the bottom of each ad, the slogan "You're really flying" appear

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by CXCPA
Wed Aug 03, 2005 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF 358, A Crash Or A Simple Accident?
Replies: 77
Views: 15167

RE: AF 358, A Crash Or A Simple Accident?

I think the defination of a crash or a simple accident is the seriousness of the damage. In this case, the plane suffer a very serious damage, it is impossible to recover it. From this point of view, it is a crash, not a simple accident. From the number of injury/death, a simple accident should caus...

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by CXCPA
Wed Jun 08, 2005 12:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Grade Appeal In University
Replies: 7
Views: 3357

RE: Grade Appeal In University

Since the "course" is a project. The assessment is very subjective. I believe I do lots of things on it and meet the requirement. But don't why the grade is so poor.

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by CXCPA
Tue Jun 07, 2005 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Grade Appeal In University
Replies: 7
Views: 3357

Grade Appeal In University

I extremely unsatisfied my grade, so I apply for a grade review. However, those professors use some administrative excuse to reject my application. So I plan to make an appeal at higher official in the university against the professors' decision. How can I do to increase the successful rate? It seem...

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by CXCPA
Mon May 23, 2005 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dragonair Pilots Go For Industrial Action?!
Replies: 0
Views: 2825

Dragonair Pilots Go For Industrial Action?!

<a href="http://hk.news.yahoo.com/050522/12/1cr27.html" target=_blank>http://hk.news.yahoo.com/050522/12/1cr27.html</a> Few years later, the Cathay's despite occur at Dragonair's 20 year anniversary. The pilots still request the same demand, salary increase and better rostering scheme. They still us...

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by CXCPA
Thu May 19, 2005 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas-Air New Zealand Merger!
Replies: 27
Views: 8222

RE: Qantas-Air New Zealand Merger!

According to the msn link provided by Nz747 It seems that <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> just hold a little percentage of <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> stock. So that, it is not likely that <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> will joing <acronym title="Exe...

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by CXCPA
Sat Mar 19, 2005 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NH, How Many Non-aviation Fans Know About It?
Replies: 5
Views: 3362

RE: NH, How Many Non-aviation Fans Know About It?

Indeed, ANA have done lots of things to make more peopel knows it, The Pokemon Jet and the <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym> drama, Good Luck!!, are good examples. However, I haven't see any ANA advertisement on newspaper nor <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym...

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by CXCPA
Thu Mar 17, 2005 6:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX To Merge With Air China?
Replies: 52
Views: 10227

RE: CX To Merge With Air China?

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by CXCPA
Thu Mar 17, 2005 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX To Merge With Air China?
Replies: 52
Views: 10227

RE: CX To Merge With Air China?

Air China is the only flagship carrier in China. All China senior official travel Air China's charter flight to other countries for official visit. It is impossible that the "out-dated "Chinese government allow the British Swire Group to hold 30% of Air China. So the merge seems just a rumour. But t...

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by CXCPA
Sat Mar 12, 2005 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible CX 773ER & 747ADV Order
Replies: 66
Views: 12471

RE: Possible CX 773ER & 747ADV Order

It will be the first time that <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> consider Extended Range product. But it is better to wait <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> to sold the B773ER to them because <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> will replace th...

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by CXCPA
Sun Feb 13, 2005 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Countries Without Their Own Airlines.
Replies: 49
Views: 23311

RE: Countries Without Their Own Airlines.

Should the topic means the home-based airlines of that countries are not held and controlled by their nationals?? Or it mean the government does not own or controlled any airlines??

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by CXCPA
Sun Jan 02, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HKG Low Cost Carriers
Replies: 5
Views: 2163

RE: HKG Low Cost Carriers

For lower cost, you may try to take speed ferry to Macau and travel Air Asia to <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>. Because the cost of <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong...

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by CXCPA
Sat Dec 11, 2004 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX564 A333 Engine Problem
Replies: 1
Views: 2638

RE: CX564 A333 Engine Problem

Actually, it is not a serious incident. But, in the past few months, Cathay involve too many incidents. So the media and the public are very concern the safety of Cathay. Cathay don't want anyone think they try to cover up the events, so they annouce it. Maybe there are more minor incident appear on...

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by CXCPA
Sat Dec 04, 2004 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Invites Press To Engineering Presentation
Replies: 0
Views: 1410

Cathay Invites Press To Engineering Presentation

http://www.cathaypacific.com/intl/aboutus/press/0,3845,31342-113570,00.html

Cathay will have a presentation regarding recent incidents to the press on Wednesday. Let's have a look to the explanation of Cathay.

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by CXCPA
Fri Dec 03, 2004 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX 777-300 Drops Part On Hwy Near BKK
Replies: 24
Views: 10759

RE: CX 777-300 Drops Part On Hwy Near BKK

Actually, what is D duct?? But it is very sad to say that there are too many incident involved on <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> aircraft. <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> engineering department may consider some action to do. All inciden...

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by CXCPA
Sun Nov 21, 2004 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific Engine Fire
Replies: 28
Views: 7943

RE: Cathay Pacific Engine Fire

AndrewTang, As a passenger, he/she does not know any code of works. They just know that the plane need to land immediately if the engine catch fire or they cannot arrive the destination forever. They even don't know B747 can fly with single engine only. As a good pilot, it is very important to consi...

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by CXCPA
Sun Nov 21, 2004 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific Engine Fire
Replies: 28
Views: 7943

RE: Cathay Pacific Engine Fire

What wrong with Cathay? Always catch fire on engine!!
I would like to ask landing at Frankfurt or Amsterdam is better than flying back to London. It seems Frankfurt or Amsterdam is nearer than London and the both ports also have good support.

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by CXCPA
Sat Nov 13, 2004 3:44 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Medical Class 1 Certificate Requirement
Replies: 13
Views: 12516

RE: Medical Class 1 Certificate Requirement

Thx for replying.
I think I apply first. If I fail the medical test due to severe short-sighted. Then I will do the LASIK or similiar treatment and apply again.

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by CXCPA
Thu Nov 11, 2004 4:32 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Medical Class 1 Certificate Requirement
Replies: 13
Views: 12516

RE: Medical Class 1 Certificate Requirement

Thx for reply. However, my short-sighted is really very serious (sphere nearly -10, may be over -10 now). Of course, I can reach 6/6 (=20/20?) if the lens is strong enough, but it make my eyes very tired. So I just have use weaker lenses. This is the reason why I afraid I cannot pass the vision test...

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by CXCPA
Wed Nov 10, 2004 9:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Medical Class 1 Certificate Requirement
Replies: 13
Views: 12516

Medical Class 1 Certificate Requirement

As I am planning to apply for the cadet pilots. So I would like to know the requirement of Medical Class 1 certificate especially the vision requirement. Can I get the certificate if I suffer severe short-sighted? Is it worth to have LASIK treatment?

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by CXCPA
Thu Nov 04, 2004 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports With Multiple Towers
Replies: 20
Views: 3032

RE: Airports With Multiple Towers

HKG also has 2 towers. But just one of them is in use. The other one is for back up purpose. It will be use if the other one cannot operate normally.

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by CXCPA
Wed Nov 03, 2004 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reg. Code Prefixes - Where From?
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

RE: Reg. Code Prefixes - Where From?

The most interesting question is the prefix B? Since the mainland China and Taiwan also use the prefix B. But they do not have any interaction for many years? How can they ensure they are not same reg number at the same time?? If they cannot ensure this, there may be some confustion. And when Hong K...

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by CXCPA
Sat Oct 16, 2004 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Pilotless 744 Seconds From Disaster!
Replies: 21
Views: 24881

RE: "Pilotless 744 Seconds From Disaster!

http://hk.news.yahoo.com/041015/12/15qti.html According to the press: Civil Aviation Department: the jet turned left to Southern Runway while the plane was going-around. It is a "mistake". The mistake may not caused by pilots, may be caused by other factors such as strong wind. The report will be is...

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by CXCPA
Fri Oct 15, 2004 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Pilotless 744 Seconds From Disaster!
Replies: 21
Views: 24881

RE: "Pilotless 744 Seconds From Disaster!

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/graphics/2004/10/14/wplane14big.gif Let see the picture from the daily telegraph. We will have a clear picture. but the picture has one mistake: there is a future passenger building! http://hk.news.yahoo.com/041014/12/15oov.html According the local press, <acronym tit...

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by CXCPA
Thu Sep 09, 2004 12:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Iranian Delights – IR 747SP @ CGN (long, + Pics!)
Replies: 28
Views: 24980

RE: Iranian Delights – IR 747SP @ CGN (long, + Pics!)

Every year, there is a similiar flight in Hong Kong. But it is for Kids, operated by JAL and organized by a TV channel. But don't know they do it this year.

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by CXCPA
Sun Aug 22, 2004 11:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"
Replies: 54
Views: 12953

RE: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"

Dangerous don't mean accident happen! just like overspeeding is dangerous, but don't mean accident happen! It is stupid to say it is safe because of no accident happen. As member <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> say, normal people do not notice it, so only explanation is some professional no...

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by CXCPA
Sun Aug 22, 2004 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"
Replies: 54
Views: 12953

RE: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"

AC, Maybe one of the passengers is a pilot from <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym>. so he complain it to the media. Is this explanation reasonable? The case of "bug in swimming pool" is like that: Someone complain to the media there is bugs in swimming pool. So the media investigate it...

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by CXCPA
Sun Aug 22, 2004 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF/CX Ever Learn To Work Together?
Replies: 25
Views: 4905

RE: Will QF/CX Ever Learn To Work Together?

History is not the problem. In business, money is the most important. If <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> can make money from <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> and vice versa, they will co-operate. For example, if <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hon...

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by CXCPA
Sat Aug 21, 2004 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"
Replies: 54
Views: 12953

RE: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"

CX flyboy, I understand your point. But you miss one important point. I mean turning LARGE ANGLE in a SHORT TIME is a sharp turn. Let say for banking angle 15 degree, it takes long time to turn 60 degree than 30 degree. Right? "Misapproach" at my previous post mean the plane turn to the wrong positi...

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by CXCPA
Fri Aug 20, 2004 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"
Replies: 54
Views: 12953

RE: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"

http://www.vatroc.org/english/charts/vhhh_1101/07L_<acronym title="GTI Airlines (Turkey) and Atlantis European Airlines (Armenia)">TD</acronym>.pdf Let see the approach chart of RWY07L, VHHH, then you will understand it more. There are many mountains around the airport! It is very dangerous not to f...

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by CXCPA
Fri Aug 20, 2004 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"
Replies: 54
Views: 12953

RE: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"

Airbus_A340,
I think we need some people to explain this sentence:
"There was no danger to passengers."

And let try this action in flightsim, you will know how dangerous the action is.

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by CXCPA
Fri Aug 20, 2004 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"
Replies: 54
Views: 12953

RE: Cathay Pilot "disciplined"

The most terrible point is that Cathay said it is safe. Indeed, it is dangerous action! Even at Kai Tak, it is not neccesary to make a 60 degree turn at so low altitude! And the interesting point is whether they use ILS approach or visual approach. If they use ILS approach, this kind of events shoul...

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