The DNC and Biden need to stop screwing around and choose the woman who is the most popular, and give the Democratic ticket the best chance of winning against Donald Trump. That's Elizabeth Warren. Period. He's backed himself into a corner saying his pick will be a woman, and she is the most qualifi...Jump to post
I've stayed at the one in Orlando - it was OK. Nothing too special, apart from the connected golf course, which was great. The other was in Fajardo, Puerto Rico - "El Conquistador" This was a great resort. But, crazy expensive. Burgers were like $28 each, which is painful when your "s...Jump to post
I had planned to take my mother to Scotland in May for her 75th birthday. Booked in early February on United. Decided we needed to cancel, based on the fact that my mother is not only 75, but has a compromised immune system as a result of lymphatic cancer 30 years ago. The flight fell into United's ...Jump to post
I was a salesperson at a third-party FAA Repair Station for 15 years. We routinely got the pants beaten off of us on pricing and turn time by South Florida "Repair Stations" (including Xtra Aerospace) because there are so many who just don't give a damn about following the CMMs or keeping ...Jump to post
Here she is!!! People in my little town are overjoyed that our Historic Red Mill will be taking to the skies soon!
https://www.nj.com/news/2019/09/you-can ... plane.html
Full support for the Helicopter forum. I've been looking for one for a few years now, but none are very good. Anet members would make it an interesting and informative place.Jump to post
Plus, if the RAT is deployed and not needed, the RAT blades will reduce pitch to control RPM. RAT drag under this condition will be considerably less than if hydraulic or electrical power was being produced. The pitch of the blades for the RAT is regulated by the airstream. It's either a hydraulic ...Jump to post
It's been since late 2014 that I worked for a RAT and ADG manufacturer, so it's all a bit hazy, but I do seem to remember that the B787 would have a stacked hydraulic/electric capability. I never got to see one in person, but if I remember correctly from the CMM, the generator and pump were in-line...Jump to post
It's been since late 2014 that I worked for a RAT and ADG manufacturer, so it's all a bit hazy, but I do seem to remember that the B787 would have a stacked hydraulic/electric capability. I never got to see one in person, but if I remember correctly from the CMM, the generator and pump were in-line ...Jump to post
I'm not well versed enough on the FARs to quote one specifically. All I know is that any 121 or 135 customer I ever dealt with from the beginning of my career in 2001 requested a non-incident statement with any component that I ever sold them. It's all I've ever known. I can't speak to practices pr...Jump to post
I'm not well versed enough on the FARs to quote one specifically. All I know is that any 121 or 135 customer I ever dealt with from the beginning of my career in 2001 requested a non-incident statement with any component that I ever sold them. It's all I've ever known. I can't speak to practices pri...Jump to post
A serial rapist confessed to this crime, his DNA alone was found, and these 5 young men were exonerated and won lawsuits against the City of New York. And Donald Trump still thinks they're guilty. And says it. Out loud. And MAGA people believe it and defend him. If that doesn't disturb you, and tell...Jump to post
One of the first pieces of documentation I would require when purchasing used hydraulic pumps, RATs, generators, actuators, etc., was a non-incident statement. I wouldn't/couldn't buy it if there was some sort of question as to whether it had ever been on an incident related aircraft.Jump to post
I make beer. Wow, never heard of such an hobby. What is the scale of your „brewery“? Homebrewing is actually pretty popular in the United States. It's pretty fun and easy to get into. It even makes my alcohol dependency look like a fun hobby! :D I make 5 gallon batches from malt extract kits that I...Jump to post
Thanks to all who voted to put my little hometown in the air!!!
https://hub.united.com/sp/her-art-here- ... ROwbnpap3w
I truly love the town I live in. It's the part of New Jersey that most people don't even know exists.
I actually life on top of the hill behind the Mill, and can walk there in about 3 minutes.
It's one of the most photographed buildings in NJ!
Hello All, Just sharing a point of pride regarding United's #HerArtHere program, if you don't mind. One of the three finalists for the New York/New Jersey designs features a depiction of Clinton, NJ's historic Red Mill. I's the top right one here, depicting the Mill right behind the cockpit windows:...Jump to post
Good Day All, I was wondering if there is a updated, comprehensive database of airline orders that exists (for free) on the internet. If so, can someone point me in the right direction? I'd like to periodically check which airline has aircraft on order for any particular region. Does such a thing ex...Jump to post
Please, please, please listen to the safety briefings. I have personally seen with my own eyes people's total inability to don a life vest, even after they have been given specific one-on-one instruction. It's scary and sad. But, what we should be talking about is inaccessibility. Most people on the...Jump to post
It's hard to get laid when you have no money to go out to the bars, and can't bring a girl home because you live with your parents. I'm not a millennial, but my sex life took a pause after college for the same reasons. I thought you kids were big on Tinder, Grindr, Match, etc.? I hear about these t...Jump to post
Not sure exactly where GM is really going here. Barra has collectively lowered GM market cap by about 20Bn and not really been out in front of anything new. No visual presence by Barra what so ever promoting the brand. Other than Pickups and SUV's I am not sure of anything new or profound that GM h...Jump to post
From my experience with IDGs, mostly from CRJ200 and Challenger aircraft, the largest problems are due to the wear of the piston slippers. The brass coating on the piston slippers first begins to wear and chip, mostly because the brass is much softer than the steel variable wobbler plate they slid a...Jump to post
My Alma Mater. I wasn't in a fraternity there, but lived with 4 members.
This is senseless pandering. A knee-jerk reaction to what's going on at other schools.
A dumb decision.
I've been working in aviation for 18 years. I'm not a pilot. There are an infinite number of ways that you can have a career in aviation and never pilot an aircraft.I get to crawl around in the inside of aircraft, fly in simulators, travel the world, and meet people who love to talk about planes. Du...Jump to post
<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bennett123" class="quote" target="_blank">bennett123</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Firstly, does the scrapper normally ac...Jump to post
Tulsa. Avoid Tulsa at all costs. I tell the story all the time that I sat at a lunch table in Tulsa with nine people who were born and raised there. After having told them that I have a free evening, and asking what there was to do, I was met by nine blank faces. I switched the question - "I have on...Jump to post
It's a huge mistake to have nothing. Period. I fly approximately 100,000 miles a year on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>, and am incredibly disappointed in the lack of IFE on long flights. I have a business laptop, which I cannot download movies on and watch them during my flight...Jump to post
Yeah, I hate to complain too much, because I love United and flew almost 99k miles with them last year, but the last few flights were not great, IFE-wise. <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>-<acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO /...Jump to post
I am a New Jersey Native, a Democrat, and a fan of Christie. However, it's well known in the world of New Jersey politics that Christie is a bully, holds grudges, and can be very vindictive. This comes from people who work at the State House, and others who worked with Christie before and after he b...Jump to post
Wow, awesome advice all around, and it is greatly, greatly appreciated! With regard to the Road to Hana, my wife doesn't do well in cars. She gets really anxious and nervous on bad roads. I see it being nothing more than a day of her clutching the dashboard and yelping with every treacherous turn. W...Jump to post
Thanks to each of you. Snorkeling will be included in the paddle boarding tour we do, I think. We've snorkeled just about every beach vacation we've taken. Aruba, Curacao, Bermuda, Tahiti, etc. My wife doesn't enjoy it as much as I do because she's uncomfortable in the water, but she does it because...Jump to post
Hello All, On a whim, I cashed in a chunk of Mileage Plus miles for two round-trip, first class tickets to Maui for me and my wife. We'll be heading there in March of next year, and since we booked without thinking about it too much, we didn't do a lot of research about the island. Has anyone here e...Jump to post
So begins my favorite four days in professional sports. I cannot wait to sit down and watch this year's contest. I'm hoping and praying for a Tiger-Phil finish, complete with risky, jaw-dropping recovery shots from off the fairway. Sadly, I didn't check the calendar when I scheduled my flight for 6:...Jump to post
I was just at the club at <acronym title="Sao Paulo - Guarulhos International (Cumbica) (GRU / SBGR), Brazil">GRU</acronym> last week, and if that's what they're aiming for at other clubs, they need to go back to the drawing board. The layout was poor, as there was no flow from one area to another. ...Jump to post
<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Silver1SWA" class="quote" target="_blank">Silver1SWA</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>About IPAs...they just seem to be a po...Jump to post
I did a study abroad for a semester at Sydney University, and it was amazing. It's a great city for young people, and there are a lot of social groups for students at the University. I would get the ball rolling sooner than later if you're serious about it. If you want more info about Sydney Uni, or...Jump to post
I went to a Vietnamese restaurant in San Francisco in search of my first bowl of Pho. I was the only non-asian in the place, which I always take as a good sign of the authenticity of the food. The owner came to my table, probably wondering if I was lost. He spoke limited English, and I don't speak a...Jump to post
I've snorkeled at the Great Barrier Reef three times, and once each in Aruba, Bermuda, Curacao, Costa Rica and Tahiti. I absolutely love it, and could stay in the water all day. In Aruba, I had the chance to try Snuba, which was cool. It definitely gave me the bug to get dive certified. I think next...Jump to post
I've found that Banana Republic clothing looks great if you're young and in great shape - just like these models. When you're older and a little softer, their cuts and styles are not flattering or comfortable. I'll be looking forward to seeing a 45 yr old pilot, a little paunchy around the waist, st...Jump to post
I know a kid who had an affair with an almost 30yr old woman, starting when he was just 15. It's a long story, with many twists and turns, but they got married, then divorced. He was arrested last year for having sex with a 14 year old girl. He was 34. Being taken advantage of at 15 twisted his brai...Jump to post