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by jasonelantra
Wed Mar 27, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to order 100 B737MAX or A320NEO next year
Replies: 211
Views: 35493

Re: LH to order 100 B737MAX or A320NEO next year

They brought Boeing into this just to get a steeper discount for the NEO.

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by jasonelantra
Wed Mar 13, 2019 2:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1727
Views: 388385

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

That's an interesting thought...the NTSB also says that Houston TRACON told the pilots when they turned west to avoid the weather, to descend "rapidly" to 3000'. It could be possible ( I'm not a pilot, so I don't know) that the Pilot or FO input 30000' thus engaging the thrust to full pow...

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by jasonelantra
Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian Airlines 737MAX crashes enroute to Nairobi Q1 2019
Replies: 5479
Views: 720010

Re: Ethiopian Airlines 737MAX crashes enroute to Nairobi

39% grounded Number of 737 MAX 8s in Fleet Status Airline 22 Grounded China Southern Airlines 15 Grounded Air China 11 Grounded Hainan Airlines 11 Grounded Shanghai Airlines 10 Grounded Xiamen Airlines 10 Grounded Lion Air 7 Grounded Shandong Airlines 7 Grounded GOL Airlines 6 Grounded Shenzhen Air...

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by jasonelantra
Sun Mar 10, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian Airlines 737MAX crashes enroute to Nairobi Q1 2019
Replies: 5479
Views: 720010

Re: Ethiopian Airlines 737MAX crashes enroute to Nairobi

Bring back the memory of the first few years when DC-10 was first introduced. Faulty cargo door design, hydraulic cables ripped apart when engine detached from wings....... :?

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by jasonelantra
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ERJ 175 Pilots bored out of their minds even on regional flights
Replies: 94
Views: 21169

Re: ERJ 175 Pilots bored out of their minds even on regional flights

Ziyulu wrote:
Purposely fly into turbulence and that will spice things up.


Or joining the “410 club”.

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by jasonelantra
Wed Mar 06, 2019 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1727
Views: 388385

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

Well to me the NTSB release reveals a lot of information. Apparently crew were able to hear each other and the ATC, but the CVR picked up poor-quality audio. This points toward a catastrophic electrical failure somewhere between cockpit and the CVR unit in the tail. Perhaps undetected electrical fir...

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