Apart from reducing fuel consumption, Winglets also add on weight.
If the flights are not cruising for too long, the fuel efficiency achieved would be less than the weight added & wont serve the purpose.
Is there a reason for the design of the Pf rake of the EPR system on the RB211-535E4 powerplant.
PF rake is on Upper right & Lower left frame horizontally positioned
Upper Nose Bifurcation splitter and Lower Radial drive fairing Leading edge.
What justifies this particular locations.
As well as an aviation enthusiast, I'm also an automotive enthusiast. And I have special interest in tires. Do aircraft manufacturers, especially the large ones like Airbus and Boeing, give options to their customers on what brand of tires they want to use on the aircraft they order? Tires + Hub as...Jump to post
The Tanks are defuelled & the ATF is collected by the refuelling agency & the Airline paid for the collection depending on the quantity collected.Jump to post
Do a search on www.amevoice.com you would find old AMMs of the B757-200
as new Manuals are now part of Boeing Toolbox remote.
It always hurts me to see the amount of food and beverage items that are wasted at the end of each flight. As cabin crew, I usually tend to empty all opened juice cartons into a 2L water bottle and take it home to use personally. Unfortunately, due to health and contamination concerns, the protocol...Jump to post
Any reason why if the Left Recirculation fan is Inoperative on a B757 Freighter [No RH Recirculation fan present on freighter]
The condition for MEL despatch is the Aft bulk cargo compartment needs to be empty or hold only Ballast.
After 28yrs in Maintenance ...I was considering to move into Trainings ... since I wanted to upgrade my acadamic qualification so I completed my BBA in Aviation operations and currently pursuing an MBA in Aviation Management. For a 12hrs night shift working professional ...studying full time is impo...Jump to post
But if the flight crew has escaped then the aircraft stays grounded.
By regulation unneeded talk is not permitted, but practically a word or two of a greeting to someone known is done as long as its not jamming the frequency.Jump to post
If PA unit is not functioning....the Boom mike is a totally acceptable alternate.
Only wondering why would the volume be much higher, its not the Megaphone.
Frankly if you cannot develop a thicker skin on THIS forum, you´ll probably have a lot of trouble on OTHER forums. This is one of the best managed, moderated and controlled forums out there. Heck, I sometimes get irritated on what I believe is OVER moderating on threads. You just joined a month ago...Jump to post
As it was said Adblocker Plus works charms. In my opinioon the site has not deteriorated. But since it is free to join, a lot of people who have other interests in mind have joined. I post 80% in Tech/Ops for obvious reasons since I work in this Industry & from Maintenance. I've started using A...Jump to post
Depends on your Scope of Authorisation & if there are any limitations.Jump to post
Man, haven't you guys heard of YOUTUBE? I'm not gonna do all of your work for you, but.... it's there. I understand some questions are simple & direct, and also Most have heard of You Tube......But a Tech forum answers specific questions & debates an issue or discusses a query. No one is fo...Jump to post
It depends on the sector that is reduced.....If the station was a transit base & the Airlines does not foresee a resumption of that station soon, then staff will be layed off with a 90 day salary, or as per the appointment letter. If possible a transfer to an alternate station could be offered. ...Jump to post
It does matter as it gives an indication on the students progress along the way.
Although weightage based on the job you apply for will matter the most...earlier grades will play a role too.