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by SuseJ772
Wed Jul 28, 2021 10:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier CL 600 down near Truckee, California
Replies: 116
Views: 19948

Re: Bombardier CL 600 down near Truckee, California

We wouldn’t have Part 121 without Part 135 and Part 91. It’s the necessary “evil” if you will that is the prerequisite for Part 121. Making Part 91 even LESS accessible will dry up the quality pilot pipeline even more than it already is. Also, given the type of aircraft flown, the type of airports f...

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by SuseJ772
Mon Jul 12, 2021 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA2289 Security Incident to MIA
Replies: 98
Views: 14163

Re: Passengers Forced To Put Hands On Head

I was on the 2289 LAX-MIA service last Wednesday. There seems to be a lot of misinformation floating around. Although my understanding of the event is limited, I can correct a few details. I was sitting in Business, so did not see or hear any events in the rear cabin. 1. We landed ontime into MIA w...

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by SuseJ772
Sat Jul 10, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL
Replies: 371
Views: 86900

Re: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL

I know this wasn’t disputed anyone, but it is interesting to note that the engine definitely wasn’t spinning on impact given the relative intactness of the blades. I agree with Heinkel, the break point of the fuselage is consistent with just about every 737 accident we have seen with any severe, bu...

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by SuseJ772
Sat Jul 10, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL
Replies: 371
Views: 86900

Re: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL

I know this wasn’t disputed anyone, but it is interesting to note that the engine definitely wasn’t spinning on impact given the relative intactness of the blades. I agree with Heinkel, the break point of the fuselage is consistent with just about every 737 accident we have seen with any severe, but...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Jul 08, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL
Replies: 371
Views: 86900

Re: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL

Second interview with the Coast Guard (rescue swimmer and hoist operator) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nZJPRAkyIRw Makes it sound like the pilots are really lucky to be alive. People should watch this video, it features the swimmer who obviously knows what went on, he was in the middle of it all...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Jun 27, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Wants To Attract Business Travelers
Replies: 305
Views: 28171

Re: WN Wants To Attract Business Travelers

Are lounges, assigned seats and premium class seats really that necessary for attracting corporate accounts ? For most corporations, on a flight under about 5 hours, the important things are cost, reliability and suitable flight times. If a company set a travel policy as an experiment over a limite...

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by SuseJ772
Wed Jun 23, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA to award $8 billion to airports to support recovery efforts
Replies: 25
Views: 2810

Re: FAA to award $8 billion to airports to support recovery efforts

ATL: $370 million LAX: $303 million DFW: $252 million DEN: $233 million :eyepopping: This is especially enraging, actually. Those airports each have some of the largest capital budgets among any airports in North America. ATL's capital projects group for the airport is bigger, more well funded and ...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest faces another IT outage, all flights stopped.
Replies: 101
Views: 18283

Re: Southwest faces another IT outage, all flights stopped.

As someone who maintains a (non-aviation) cobbled-together multi-vendor legacy I.T. system that I neither designed nor have the authority to replace, I can say with confidence that systems that have nothing to do with each other and shouldn't have any communication do sometimes cause each other to ...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Jun 15, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest faces another IT outage, all flights stopped.
Replies: 101
Views: 18283

Re: Southwest faces another IT outage, all flights stopped.

SWABIZ is offline right now ( 1417 cdt ) and we have couple travelers in middle of their trips to DAL. I think the 50% off fare sale may have crashed their system LOL That would be crazy, there is no way operation critical systems have any connection to a sales system... But sometimes the crazy stu...

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by SuseJ772
Sat Jun 05, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Attempted Cockpit Breach on DL386
Replies: 51
Views: 15218

Re: Attempted Cockpit Breach on DL386

Cubsrule wrote:
Jshank83 wrote:
Plane will continue on to Nashville tonight.”


Looks like a long delay and an aircraft change to a 321 in ABQ. Long day for the pax.


Odd. Why a long delay and a plane switch? You’d think the crew would have plenty of time left.

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by SuseJ772
Sun May 23, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Belarus intercepts Ryanair flight from ATH to VNO
Replies: 261
Views: 29974

Re: Belarus intercepts Ryanair flight from ATH to VNO

I have to admit, that close to the border, that close to the destination, if I were captain, I’d just have left their airspace. I bet this becomes a training point for pilots. “Unable. Given the information, we are proceeding to the closest airport, which is our destination. Thanks for the info.” I...

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by SuseJ772
Sun May 23, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Belarus intercepts Ryanair flight from ATH to VNO
Replies: 261
Views: 29974

Re: Belarus intercepts Ryanair flight from ATH to VNO

I have to admit, that close to the border, that close to the destination, if I were captain, I’d just have left their airspace. I bet this becomes a training point for pilots. “Unable. Given the information, we are proceeding to the closest airport, which is our destination. Thanks for the info.” I’...

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by SuseJ772
Sun May 16, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small craft midair collision near APA
Replies: 88
Views: 13746

Re: Small craft midair collision near APA

What caught my attention in the ATC recordings was that the Metroliner pilot reported an engine failure. I thought a midair collision would feel more violent. Having been in one, not as much impact as you’d guess. Head-on, the two of us at 250 knots, barely felt the forces, just a fireball. Now the...

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by SuseJ772
Thu May 13, 2021 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small craft midair collision near APA
Replies: 88
Views: 13746

Re: Small craft midair collision near APA

Low wing aircraft making a wide right turn to final...likely lost sight (or never sighted in the first place) the Metro coming in fast from the left. Not the first time this has happened and it won't be the last, but what a great outcome! I too thought about how the Cirrus couldn't have been more t...

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by SuseJ772
Wed May 12, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small craft midair collision near APA
Replies: 88
Views: 13746

Re: Small craft midair collision near APA

Would either of the aircraft involved be TCAS equipped? I would imagine that the Metro would have TCAS, but what about the Cirrus? I can't speak for the Metroliner, but all Cirruses have TCAS. It is one of the reason I fly them. State of the art GPS with coupled Auto Pilot. Parachute. TCAS. It's wh...

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by SuseJ772
Wed May 12, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small craft midair collision near APA
Replies: 88
Views: 13746

Re: Small craft midair collision near APA

Low wing aircraft making a wide right turn to final...likely lost sight (or never sighted in the first place) the Metro coming in fast from the left. Not the first time this has happened and it won't be the last, but what a great outcome! I too thought about how the Cirrus couldn't have been more t...

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by SuseJ772
Wed May 12, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small craft midair collision near APA
Replies: 88
Views: 13746

Re: Small craft midair collision near APA

Would either of the aircraft involved be TCAS equipped? I would imagine that the Metro would have TCAS, but what about the Cirrus? I can't speak for the Metroliner, but all Cirruses have TCAS. It is one of the reason I fly them. State of the art GPS with coupled Auto Pilot. Parachute. TCAS. It's wh...

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by SuseJ772
Wed May 12, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small craft midair collision near APA
Replies: 88
Views: 13746

Re: Small craft midair collision near APA

Definitely a Cirrus. And you can see the parachute deployed behind it. What I can't see is the rudder. Otherwise the plane looks mostly intact. If it did in fact lose it's rudder, there is not doubt that the CAPS saved their life. As a Cirrus pilot myself, you always love knowing that you have that ...

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by SuseJ772
Wed May 05, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia launches seasonal service to Male (Maldives)
Replies: 58
Views: 9221

Re: Iberia launches seasonal service to Male (Maldives)

https://visitmaldives.s3.amazonaws.com/roOrMWqP/puho376m.pdf Interesting data. I'm surprised that the USA ranks as highly as it does, considering how few airlines/route offer convenient connections between most stateside cities and Male. Agreed. When we were there, it felt like we were the only Ame...

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by SuseJ772
Wed May 05, 2021 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Baby born on SLC-HNL by mother who didn't know she was pregnant
Replies: 53
Views: 7399

Re: Baby born on SLC-HNL by mother who didn't know she was pregnant

How do you end up 7 months pregnant without noticing? My very first clinical case ever as a third year medical student was a 45yo lady who came into Labor and Delivery with her water broken and actively contracting. She had three prior children, aged 15, 17, and 20. She swore up and down that she h...

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by SuseJ772
Mon May 03, 2021 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Luggage drops from open compartment mid-flight
Replies: 29
Views: 6846

Re: Luggage drops from open compartment mid-flight

Am I the only one who doesn’t understand how it was just one bag? That’s the weirdest part of all to me. I get things fail and odd things happen. But I think once it’d break, either all or none of them would fall out

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by SuseJ772
Sun May 02, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Chicago Cubs-themed Gate at MDW
Replies: 9
Views: 1962

Re: Southwest Airlines Chicago Cubs-themed Gate at MDW

I remember that. They also sponsored the Cubs at the time as well. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk I grew up a Cubs fan in Indiana. I’d watch almost every Cubs game on WGN (before the stupidity of their various TV deals since I was a kid). I never knew much of Southwest as a kid as it didn’t fly...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Apr 22, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: REGENT - Regional Electric Ground Effect Naval Transport
Replies: 7
Views: 1580

Re: REGENT - Regional Electric Ground Effect Naval Transport

Ground effect craft depend on the effects of the ground, they tend to be right down on the deck, possibly 100 feet up. That’s the whole point and why it only works out at sea. It’s the only place where the ground doesn’t change by 100 feet rapidly. The altitude of ground effect is roughly half the ...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders
Replies: 344
Views: 23260

Re: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders

And that's where you're wrong. There have been examples of recordings being misused before the event even reached reportable levels(to the NTSB, etc.). Many years ago and at the request of a captain, I acted as his representative at a non-union carrier. To make a long story short, the airline chose...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders
Replies: 344
Views: 23260

Re: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders

32andBelow wrote:
The airlines maintain the systems so they would have access. That’s the main concern by pilot groups


Just because they have access, doesn't mean they can do it (or would be able to do it). These concerns can all be addressed via legislation and/or force policy.

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by SuseJ772
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders
Replies: 344
Views: 23260

Re: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders

I have to agree. Why is the cockpit deemed this bastion of pilot privacy, that we dare not video record? What are you guys doing up there that’s so secret? Provided it’s like a FDR and not accessible unless an investigation requires it, I can’t see an issue. Meanwhile working on the ground I can’t ...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders
Replies: 344
Views: 23260

Re: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders

Provided it’s like a FDR and not accessible unless an investigation requires it, I can’t see an issue. . That is exactly the issue. Like CVR recordings that leak out in a lot of places. The day a video recorder is installed in my cockpit, I will start carrying a package of chewing gum in my flightb...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Apr 06, 2021 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines .. 2,500 new pilot slots reserved for women or people of color
Replies: 48
Views: 6422

Re: United Airlines .. 2,500 new pilot slots reserved for women or people of color

I can’t speak for the article linked (didn’t read it) but did read another one that was more about their flight school acquisition and scholarship. They committed 1.2 million and Chase matched that. To CriticalPoint’s point, if the pilot isn’t going to make it, they’ll get washed out in training. No...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Apr 01, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 birdstrike at SLC
Replies: 25
Views: 5163

Re: Delta 757 birdstrike at SLC

You need someone to define commercial aviation? Seriously? I think the issue is that charters are a form of commercial aviation, but here the statement was made as if they aren’t. Part 121 (airline) is commercial and the safest. Followed by part 135 (charter) which is commercial and statistically l...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Apr 01, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 birdstrike at SLC
Replies: 25
Views: 5163

Re: Delta 757 birdstrike at SLC

This is the kind of thing that makes the NBA teams' insurers happy they have their insured players flying on a DL CMI operation. Sure, in theory, any qualified pilot could handle this situation, but everyone sleeps a little better knowing the kind of training and experience a DL crew like this one ...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Apr 01, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 birdstrike at SLC
Replies: 25
Views: 5163

Re: Delta 757 birdstrike at SLC

The statistics are very clear. Commerical aviation is safer than charters and GA. The plural of anecdote is not data. Before we go on, can you please define "Commercial aviation", and use the term properly going forward? Thanks. My response to wjcandee, in particular: " in theory, an...

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by SuseJ772
Mon Mar 29, 2021 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Comlux 787 Direct from ICN to EZE today
Replies: 22
Views: 6440

Re: Comlux 787 Direct from ICN to EZE today

It's also amazing that flight only requires ETOPS-180. I would have sworn it was more than that. http://gc.kls2.com/cgi-bin/gc?PATH=icn-eze%0D%0A&RANGE=&PATH-COLOR=red&PATH-UNITS=mi&PATH-MINIMUM=&SPEED-GROUND=500&SPEED-UNITS=kts&RANGE-STYLE=best&RANGE-COLOR=navy&M...

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by SuseJ772
Sat Mar 27, 2021 2:56 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How to know the planned flight route?
Replies: 10
Views: 2481

Re: How to know the planned flight route?

Thank you for the answers! But when you say that they "file" the route, where do they file it to? Is it just sent to air traffic controllers? Or does any organization like FAA or ICAO aggregate the data which can be shared with other private companies (flightaware, flightradar, etc.). You...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Mar 09, 2021 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2537
Views: 341586

Re: Southwest in COS

For the initial routes: $29 one-way nonstop between Colorado Springs and Denver (four times daily) $59 one-way nonstop between Colorado Springs and Las Vegas (twice daily) $59 one-way nonstop between Colorado Springs and Phoenix (twice daily) $69 one-way nonstop between Colorado Springs and Dallas ...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Mar 07, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why does JFK's 31L have such a huge displacement?
Replies: 18
Views: 20749

Re: Why does JFK's 31L have such a huge displacement?

I suspect it is so 31L departures can depart at the displaced threshold without impacting 22R ops. While I am not saying this is for sure wrong, I'd definitely like to know if this is the case as some of what you said doesn't quite make sense. First, displaced thresholds are identification points f...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Mar 04, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flights between metro area airports
Replies: 47
Views: 3940

Re: Flights between metro area airports

I flew LAX-ONT a lot in the 2001-2005 range. Don’t quote me on that end date. I liked it a lot as it saved a lot of sitting in traffic and that 47 mile flight gave you 500 frequent flyer miles back then. The issue is that it really only works in 1) very heavy traffic cities, 2) where airports are ge...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: TWO ILS FIXES for LAX are renamed for Kobe and Gianna Bryant
Replies: 15
Views: 2709

Re: TWO ILS FIXES for LAX are renamed for Kobe and Gianna Bryant

I wonder if the pronunciation may be confusing? Upon seeing KOBBB I think cob, as in cob of corn. If I were unfamiliar with that airport and heard "proceed direct Co Bee" I don't know if I would automatically know KOBBB. That could be true for just about every fix. That being said you’ll ...

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by SuseJ772
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Sees Object While Flying in New Mexico
Replies: 27
Views: 23855

Re: AA Flight Sees Object While Flying in New Mexico

Saw this today from 'The Drive' Sigh...I used to sort of respect Rogoway's writing. Look. The "encounters US Navy pilots had with anamolous objects off the eastern seaboard" have already been explained. "Gyro" is lens flare: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Btns91W5J8&t=7s &q...

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by SuseJ772
Mon Feb 22, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA328 engine explosion at DEN
Replies: 607
Views: 112783

Re: UA328 engine explosion at DEN

Going to correct a post made by me earlier, the rumor or first scuttlebutt about UA328 was more opinion and speculation of a few folks more so than anything based on facts or actual knowledge. Even the blood all over the engine and or inlet might not have been based on a factual observation. Still ...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Feb 21, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA328 engine explosion at DEN
Replies: 607
Views: 112783

Re: UA328 engine explosion at DEN

We keep getting lucky that these uncontained engine failures don't end up in a loss of the aircraft. Is this another situation where it's too expensive to fix until a major disaster happens? Not luck. Smart engineering. Good piloting and excellent training. We’re lucky that no one was injured from ...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA328 engine explosion at DEN
Replies: 607
Views: 112783

Re: UA328 engine explosion at DEN

And Broomfield's elevation is 5420 ft. So the bird or birds, if that is what caused it, was/were only 6-7,000ft. in the air. So you think any bird can fly over Mt Everest because it will only be 1,000 feet 'in the air' at 30K feet? I am pretty sure he meant in the air as “AGL”. At least that is how...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Feb 21, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA328 engine explosion at DEN
Replies: 607
Views: 112783

Re: UA328 engine explosion at DEN

Hearing you could see all the way through the engine front to back, that much blade damage.Will see the photos tomorrow. Seems like something of the bird/debris went into the core. Doesn't take much to damage the blades and destroy the core. Everything shells out. Memories of the Honolulu 777 engin...

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by SuseJ772
Sun Feb 21, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA328 engine explosion at DEN
Replies: 607
Views: 112783

Re: UA328 engine explosion at DEN

Just from a quick gander, reasonable possibility of cowling/de-ice overpressure precipitating catastrophic engine failure? The kevlar shroud that surrounds the first stage fan blades (as well as the blades themselves AND they're still rotating in the video) seems to imply the failure was external t...

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by SuseJ772
Sat Feb 13, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Dry airspace"
Replies: 37
Views: 5273

Re: "Dry airspace"

I don’t see how this is enforceable in the States. Airspace is Federal jurisdiction, not State. I get maybe while on the ground, but as soon as wheels up, what authority do they have? Aviation would be a mess if in the air we were under different regs in each state.

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by SuseJ772
Tue Feb 02, 2021 3:13 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why No Low Airways Over Northern Ohio & Parts of PA and NY
Replies: 12
Views: 3288

Why No Low Airways Over Northern Ohio & Parts of PA and NY

Alright ATC folks and others in the know. Lowly SR22 pilot here. I can't find this answer anywhere. There is a large gap of Airways over most of Ohio, part of Pennsylvania, and parts of Western New York. This is a huge gap, especially given the population and airport coverage in the area. Even areas...

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by SuseJ772
Fri Jan 29, 2021 3:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PSA/CRJ Grounding?
Replies: 47
Views: 7122

Re: PSA/CRJ Grounding?

And where was/is the FAA in all this? They have a list of all US registered CJRs, they didn't notice/catch and ENTIRE airlines fleet hasn't complied. Talk about people who are standing around twiddling their thumbs. The FAA doesn't personally go verify each aircraft. They issue the directives and i...

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by SuseJ772
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 866
Views: 255319

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

zeke wrote:
The data does suggest a very sharp change in direction from level to near vertical, without much of a change in speed.


That seems to be a VERY significant data point. So play out that scenario if the ADS-B data is correct. What in your expert opinion could cause that?

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by SuseJ772
Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vaccine Confident: Qantas to Resume International Flights in 3Q21
Replies: 44
Views: 7166

Re: Vaccine Confident: Qantas to Resume International Flights in 3Q21

that's what Qantas would like but in the end, it will depend on the governments' decision to reopen borders. Qantas can elect to start flying before the borders reopen, you know. They never had to stop flying - other airlines like Qatar Airways never stopped serving Australia at all. There will be ...

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by SuseJ772
Wed Jan 06, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center
Replies: 105
Views: 12381

Re: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center

. The real question is where will Boeing be opening a new R&D Center? As I said up the threads, Boeing has Moscow as R+D center already. :) Pardon me because I can't really tell if you are joking or not, nor am I knowledgeable enough to know if this is true or sarcasm. BUT assuming you aren't j...

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by SuseJ772
Fri Dec 25, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Another jetpack sighting while on approach to LAX
Replies: 89
Views: 19482

Re: Updated: Another jetpack sighting while on approach to LAX

The LATimes has an article about it. It ends with a statement that experts think it is a drone with a dummy mounted to look like a person. The reasoning has to do with the limited fuel jet packs have. Who knows? https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-12-24/another-jetpack-sighting-lax I saw ...

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