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by fotoflyer71
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ GPS Issues
Replies: 52
Views: 12512

Re: CRJ200/700 GPS Transponder Issue?

GPS Outage Map https://sapt.faa.gov/npa_nobaro.png?t=1560092401 Moderators - please adjust the title to something like “US GPS Outage” as this issue is still ongoing and affecting many aircraft types across many carriers. The map you have displayed isn't a GPS Outage Map - it appears to be the RAIM...

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by fotoflyer71
Sat Aug 27, 2016 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Air Maroc B737 rotates well before Vr
Replies: 60
Views: 15880

Re: Royal Air Maroc B737 rotates well before Vr

Looks to me like rotation was due to elevator deflection (ie pilot input) not stab trim setting.

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by fotoflyer71
Sun Aug 07, 2016 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK521 TRV-DXB (777-300 A6-EMW) crash landing in DXB
Replies: 735
Views: 171498

Re: EK521 TRV-DXB (777-300 A6-EMW) crash landing in DXB

As far as ATC watching an aircraft land poorly, I highly doubt they would interrupt a busy crew and just come out of nowhere and say go around.. I mean really, who is ATC to decide what is a good landing and what isn't? I mean I suppose it could have happened, and maybe that contributed to why the ...

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by fotoflyer71
Thu Mar 05, 2015 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-88 Off Runway At LGA
Replies: 210
Views: 45086

DL MD-88 Off Runway At LGA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DarkSnowyNight" class="quote" target="_blank">DarkSnowyNight</a> (<a href="#122" class="quote">Reply 122</a>):<br/><i>Brian Williams will verify...

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Jun 02, 2014 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 65
Replies: 274
Views: 34457

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 65

<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="#186" class="quote">Reply 186</a>):<br/><i>Oh dear... there is usually the IF...

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by fotoflyer71
Wed May 28, 2014 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64
Replies: 300
Views: 39940

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NAV30" class="quote" target="_blank">NAV30</a> (<a href="#183" class="quote">Reply 183</a>):<br/><i>Please provide any evidence you have to hand...

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by fotoflyer71
Tue May 27, 2014 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64
Replies: 300
Views: 39940

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NAV30" class="quote" target="_blank">NAV30</a> (<a href="#104" class="quote">Reply 104</a>):<br/><i>Can't help feeling that the 'most likely' sc...

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by fotoflyer71
Tue May 27, 2014 2:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64
Replies: 300
Views: 39940

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64

Crap - my post 66 above all screwed up and unable to edit it.. finishing sentence here: ...something prevents the pilots (system malfunction/ incapacitation) from manually dropping the next waypoint onto the discontinuity then the <acronym title="Air One (Italy)">AP</acronym> would fly the heading c...

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by fotoflyer71
Tue May 27, 2014 2:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64
Replies: 300
Views: 39940

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 64

<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="#49" class="quote">Reply 49</a>):<br/><i>To me, it looks like that the aircra...

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by fotoflyer71
Wed May 14, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 61
Replies: 438
Views: 40749

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 61

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bikerthai" class="quote" target="_blank">bikerthai</a> (<a href="#381" class="quote">Reply 381</a>):<br/><i>People will readily give up cell pho...

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by fotoflyer71
Sat May 10, 2014 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 60
Replies: 350
Views: 51816

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 60

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WarrenPlatts" class="quote" target="_blank">WarrenPlatts</a> (<a href="#301" class="quote">Reply 301</a>):<br/><i>If there were mechanical issue...

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by fotoflyer71
Sat May 10, 2014 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 60
Replies: 350
Views: 51816

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 60

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WarrenPlatts" class="quote" target="_blank">WarrenPlatts</a> (<a href="#301" class="quote">Reply 301</a>):<br/><i>If they were incapacitated, th...

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by fotoflyer71
Fri May 02, 2014 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 59
Replies: 253
Views: 39900

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 59

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WarrenPlatts" class="quote" target="_blank">WarrenPlatts</a> (<a href="#84" class="quote">Reply 84</a>):<br/><i>And yet you seriously suggest th...

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by fotoflyer71
Thu May 01, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 59
Replies: 253
Views: 39900

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 59

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BackSeater" class="quote" target="_blank">BackSeater</a> (<a href="#76" class="quote">Reply 76</a>):<br/><i>If the Malaysian do not want to rele...

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by fotoflyer71
Thu May 01, 2014 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 59
Replies: 253
Views: 39900

RE: MH Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 59

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WarrenPlatts" class="quote" target="_blank">WarrenPlatts</a> (<a href="#69" class="quote">Reply 69</a>):<br/><i> It was in RNAV mode in the init...

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by fotoflyer71
Wed Apr 23, 2014 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 56
Replies: 306
Views: 50807

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 56

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Pihero" class="quote" target="_blank">Pihero</a> (<a href="#263" class="quote">Reply 263</a>):<br/><i>And yes, six weeks after the event, it is ...

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Apr 21, 2014 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 56
Replies: 306
Views: 50807

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 56

Does anyone know whether we can expect to see preliminary investigation reports any time soon (like the BEA produced for AF447)?

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by fotoflyer71
Sun Apr 20, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 56
Replies: 306
Views: 50807

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 56

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Pihero" class="quote" target="_blank">Pihero</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>By the way, I know nothing about IDirect. Wh...

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Apr 14, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 54
Replies: 299
Views: 50431

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 54

CNN's Martin Savidge still logging time in a sweatbox in Ontario - what a waste! Maybe he's going to get a B777 type rating out of this...

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Apr 14, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 54
Replies: 299
Views: 50431

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 54

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AR385" class="quote" target="_blank">AR385</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>the eternal question of why the drier makes yo...

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Apr 07, 2014 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 51
Replies: 330
Views: 70499

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 51

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Pihero" class="quote" target="_blank">Pihero</a> (<a href="#73" class="quote">Reply 73</a>):<br/><i> ICAO text is here on ICAO Annex 2, 3.6.5</i...

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by fotoflyer71
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50
Replies: 334
Views: 78560

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50

The Ocean Shield accoustic detection has only occurred within the 90 minutes preceding this press conference (so that would be approximately 0200Z).

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by fotoflyer71
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50
Replies: 334
Views: 78560

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bellancacf" class="quote" target="_blank">bellancacf</a> (<a href="#286" class="quote">Reply 286</a>):<br/><i>I suppose the sound of the plane's...

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by fotoflyer71
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50
Replies: 334
Views: 78560

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50

News conference at 0330Z apparently

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by fotoflyer71
Sun Apr 06, 2014 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50
Replies: 334
Views: 78560

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jelliesR" class="quote" target="_blank">jelliesR</a> (<a href="#280" class="quote">Reply 280</a>):<br/><i>Nobody thought to stick their phone wi...

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by fotoflyer71
Sat Apr 05, 2014 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50
Replies: 334
Views: 78560

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jetterrosie" class="quote" target="_blank">jetterrosie</a> (<a href="#177" class="quote">Reply 177</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Well ...

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Apr 04, 2014 3:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50
Replies: 334
Views: 78560

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 50

Weird that he said they aren't holding any data back (from the media?). I kinda wish that one of the journalists would have been savvy enough to specifically request full disclosure of raw data rather than summaries of best guesses or interpretations... edit: Removed example lest it detract from the...

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by fotoflyer71
Sat Mar 29, 2014 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47
Replies: 380
Views: 78212

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BackSeater" class="quote" target="_blank">BackSeater</a> (<a href="#284" class="quote">Reply 284</a>):<br/><i>You are welcome to discount any an...

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Mar 28, 2014 4:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47
Replies: 380
Views: 78212

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Starlionblue" class="quote" target="_blank">Starlionblue</a> (<a href="#114" class="quote">Reply 114</a>):<br/><i>Hey, I said that!</i></font></...

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Mar 28, 2014 3:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47
Replies: 380
Views: 78212

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777Jet" class="quote" target="_blank">777Jet</a> (<a href="#105" class="quote">Reply 105</a>):<br/><i>Global Hawk and similar platforms have thi...

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Mar 28, 2014 2:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47
Replies: 380
Views: 78212

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47

I'm not a huge fan of this whole UAV drone movement but wouldn't these be awesome for SAR in this case (well at least the search part)? Great endurance, surveillance etc... Adverse weather make this a no no?

[Edited 2014-03-27 19:33:07]

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Mar 28, 2014 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47
Replies: 380
Views: 78212

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47

They are re-tasking satellites to search this new area.

[Edited 2014-03-27 19:02:15]

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Mar 28, 2014 1:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47
Replies: 380
Views: 78212

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 47

Just off CNN - search area revised based on updated analysis of radar data - aircraft was flying faster than originally thought thereby decreasing it's maximum range...

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by fotoflyer71
Thu Mar 20, 2014 4:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 38
Replies: 303
Views: 80921

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 38

Looks like CNN is going to carry the press conference too...

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by fotoflyer71
Thu Mar 20, 2014 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 38
Replies: 303
Views: 80921

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 38

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#84" class="quote">Reply 84</a>):<br/><i>AMSA press conference is 15:30 AED...

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by fotoflyer71
Tue Mar 18, 2014 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 33
Replies: 310
Views: 67655

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 33

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rc135x" class="quote" target="_blank">rc135x</a> (<a href="#169" class="quote">Reply 169</a>):<br/><i>To be even clearer the trailing 777 would ...

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by fotoflyer71
Fri Mar 14, 2014 12:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 21
Replies: 402
Views: 78338

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 21

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/s5daw" class="quote" target="_blank">s5daw</a> (<a href="#88" class="quote">Reply 88</a>):<br/><i>Flightradar has data till 1:21, meaning <acron...

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by fotoflyer71
Thu Mar 13, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 20
Replies: 267
Views: 70532

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 20

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hivue" class="quote" target="_blank">hivue</a> (<a href="#172" class="quote">Reply 172</a>):<br/><i> As I mentioned above, I think the media may...

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Mar 10, 2014 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9
Replies: 265
Views: 84617

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9

Thanks for the correction cbrboy - I remember seeing map plots but you're right, they were from position reports.

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by fotoflyer71
Mon Mar 10, 2014 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9
Replies: 265
Views: 84617

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9

Without going through all those AF447 posts all over again, can anyone remember what the radar situation was like? I seem to remember that, in fairly short order, radar position data was published showing a signficant turn - is that correct? I don't think there was any altitude data though right? So...

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