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by xmp125a
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

However, in the hypothetical situation where they had a runaway stabilizer on the NG along with the other parameters, I believe that they still would have crashed. I don't think you can say that they were well trained for the safe operation of the NG. I think the few orders of magnitude higher inci...

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by xmp125a
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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There was nothing telling the pilots what it was as the light wasnt there, by the time they flicked through 200 odd pages to find the answer to something that even ETs MAX Simulator (which boeing has now admitted didnt act like a MAX in flight) couldnt teach them, they were dead. To me the question...

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by xmp125a
Thu Jun 06, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Oh wait, no. There is no excuse for over speed in a modern airliner. Lion Air, I give the pilots some credit as while they failed basic memory item(s), it was at least a novel situation presented to them by a dysfunctional airline failing to fix the issue. Ethiopia has no excuse. MCAS has nothing t...

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by xmp125a
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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The real big deal will be the class action law suits. I guess this will already go in the 5billion range, maybe even more depending on the criminal investigation. Here some references: https://www.gjel.com/blog/largest-class-action-settlements.html What class action lawsuits? By who? Passengers? Bo...

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by xmp125a
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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It is extremely easy to leave some design decision that is never explicitly made unspecified or vague leaving room for somebody on the upper level design team thinking that it must be 2 as anything else is pure madness while some subcontractor company making the implementation reads the requirement...

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by xmp125a
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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I'd be looking at the 777x closely. I hope we don't have any surprises when it enters into service. 777X is a completely different animal. It is full FBW. Kludges aren't needed to make it fly like the current models. That is not the point. The kludge of MCAS, and poorly executed one, happened only ...

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by xmp125a
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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For a while now I've been thinking that the way MCAS was handled could be one of two options... either that somewhere along the line decisions were made intentionally to keep it low profile enough that it wouldn't require extra training, or that Boeing's internal org structure and processes have de...

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by xmp125a
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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A late change, and fatal flaws, in a Boeing jet design https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/a-late-change-and-fatal-flaws-in-a-boeing-jet-design/ So originally MCAS was designed to use two sensors, two different sensors. AoA and g-force. Reading this article, assuming that it is a true represe...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 31, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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I will never be able to understand why the pilots of the 2 crashed MAXs wouldn't have done these steps out of instinct, regardless of what the root cause was and regardless of the semantics of the word "continuisly." It seems from videos made years before the MAX took flight that these th...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 31, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Nice - taking partial quotes again and ignoring my comments about training. I have always said it's a training issue. If discussing training, let's be clear on one thing. 1) NG procedures training - responsibility of the airline. 2) MAX specific training - 100% responsibility of Boeing. 3) Any dive...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 31, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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With MCAS 2.0, what exactly would simulator training be needed for? What would they be training to do? Don't approach a stall with an AoA disagree warning? 1) Isn't the whole point of MCAS the solution of the problem where plane approaches stall, but it does not feel like it for pilot trained on NG...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 31, 2019 6:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Not interesting at all, merely proper flying technique and understanding what’s going on We are discussing this for tens of pages - the main problem is diagnosing new, either totally unknown trim failure (for LionAir) or inadequate described trim failure (ET). This I think becomes key of the proble...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 31, 2019 6:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Another video I found from 2015 of a runaway trim in a 737 classic simulator. They cutout the electric trim quickly without really going through the checklist and then trimmed with the wheel. The interesting thing is that disengaging autothrottle and reducing thrust was done by instinct. I can't re...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 31, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

In the MAX, is the AoA warning light installed in all aircraft delivered, but only enabled if the customer specifically purchases the feature package? In other words, are there cockpits with the warning light installed, but not operative? Is the disagree light fitted to Lion and Ethiopian MAX's? th...

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by xmp125a
Thu May 30, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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The big question for me is, if a serious safety revue is done, will that impact the NG too? I feel that is big pandora's box. Stab trim runaway (the real one, not the fake MCAS one) is extremely rare. But if it ever does happen and one of NGs crashes with that reason after MAX review is completed a...

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by xmp125a
Thu May 30, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

The Lion Air captain was in control of the airplane for the most part and neglected to turn off a system that was misbehaving -- if every time you engaged the autopilot it dove for the ground would you continue to engage it? LionAir pilot did not know anything about the MCAS demon and since the sim...

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by xmp125a
Thu May 30, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Remember the roller coaster procedure ? Clearly at some point Boeing thought it useful to explain to pilots how to manually trim if high aerodynamic forces are at play. I wonder if that will go back in the manuals. According to a Mentour Pilot video, it is still documented in some way in the FCOM. ...

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by xmp125a
Thu May 30, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Boeing did practical nothing. They did not explain how MCAS functioned. They did not give out how you recognize and train for MCAS failure mode. They did not fix the simulators so they would show how MCAS works and how it behaves with an AoA failure. Boeing just pointed to the runaway trim procedur...

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by xmp125a
Thu May 30, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Maybe an interesting question, given the pilots of the two aircraft presumably upgraded from pre-Max 737's, is would they have likely been able to successfully diagnose and deal with a runaway trim on the older aircraft? Symptoms of stab trim runaway (possible on all 737s, but very rare, constant n...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 24, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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https://www.wsj.com/articles/maxs-return-to-flight-delayed-by-faas-reevaluation-of-safety-procedures-for-older-737-models-11558728091?mod=breakingnews :shock: Subtitle for this should be "Grandfathering bites back". As I understand, due to Boeing insistence on the fact that there is no ma...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 24, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

I basically agree with this post - Boeing really screwed up. However I think it much more likely that whoever was in charge of MCAS design and sign off maybe really wasn't that bright - it sounds like the design met the technical specs but they missed the second order impacts. But this is an airpla...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 24, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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What's the point? None of the simulations have been on true MCAS representative simulators. Even the Boeing simulator is claimed not to accurately reflect actual manual trim loads. As far as we know, the NG simulators are accurately representing manual trim loads of an NG. Boeing's statement, and s...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 24, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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All you need is a Control Column and a thrust lever... Are you a pilot? - if so I pray I am never on one of your flights. You should but it will never happen - I only have about 120 hours as a Private Pilot in Canada with experience only in an Cessna and have no visions at this stage in my life of ...

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by xmp125a
Mon May 20, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

2) MCAS does not introduce a new failure mode, it adds another source of runaway stabilizer. 3) MCAS appears to increase the likelihood of runaway stabilzer on a 737 by a few orders of magnitude. MCAS-sourced runaway stabilizer presents much different symptoms. It is strictly periodical, and relent...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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https://www.businessinsider.com/boeing-737-max-crisis-response-confusing-hard-to-trust-experts-2019-5 We live in a bubble here. I think there is going to be huge coverage and concern when this plane flys again. Talking to normal people they are terrified to get on a MAX. I genuinely think we are ve...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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I guess I can see what you are saying. The way I read it, it is part of step 2. I think it is just treated kind of like common sense basically saying "fly the airplane." The common sens will not guess that the pilot have only maximum 5 seconds to go from the second indented (could be misi...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Even with the AA pilots complaints ...... the American airlines pilots like AA WN UA all had pilots that could handle the MAX and the current issues. ET and Lion could not. AA pilots had the opportunity to prepare for the simulation, presumably sent their best (inter-company rivalry), had a Boeing ...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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If MCAS is such a botched design making the MAX so deadly, why would one crew have a jump seater disable the function then rather than return to base they continued their flight? How many pilots 737MAX needs to be safely flown then? Three? I am still not sure if the jump seater knew about MCAS, how...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Some more bad news: 737 MAX simulators don't properly simulate all the force needed to turn the trim wheels.... https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/17/business/boeing-737-max-simulators.html Yes. (sarcasm on) NOW we know, why Boeing insist sim training is not needed - simulators don't replicate either ...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

2) MCAS does not introduce a new failure mode, it adds another source of runaway stabilizer. 3) MCAS appears to increase the likelihood of runaway stabilzer on a 737 by a few orders of magnitude. MCAS-sourced runaway stabilizer presents much different symptoms. It is strictly periodical, and relent...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

par13del wrote:
If MCAS is such a botched design making the MAX so deadly, why would one crew have a jump seater disable the function then rather than return to base they continued their flight?


How many pilots 737MAX needs to be safely flown then? Three?

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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It’s NOT pilot bashing, it’s pointing the truth of the their backgrounds. Do you think 153 hours is adequate flight time to pilot an airliner? GF How do you expect a pilot to start flying an airliner? 5000 hours coded in his/her genes? All pilots start with zero hours. It is pilot bashing. I had ab...

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by xmp125a
Sun May 19, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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https://www.tagesschau.de/wirtschaft/boeing-fehler-flugsimulator-101.html Boeing admits, that even the Software in the 737 Max Simulator was faulty, and thus did not act like an Max.. (sorry, only in german) Basically, 737 MAX simulators were just 737 NG simulators with big "MAX" splashed...

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by xmp125a
Wed May 15, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Seems we are forgetting that the MCAS in both crashes was preceded by some failure in the AOA sensors, other than talk about single sensor, one can get the impression from all the comments that MCAS version any kicks in without any trigger event. One can assume that since there is very little talk ...

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by xmp125a
Wed May 15, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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So far, certification review is the words I heard - but I wonder if there is anything specific they're looking at. So they are just going to do certification review in the hope that they will find something to review? I don't think certification review looks like this. There has to be very long pap...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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As far as I know, the limits on pilot height and weight have never been an issue, and I am pretty sure that historically, the candidates who were too far from median simply were not selected to become pilots. But now there is a ton of regulations which prevent any kind of bias, as long as pilot ful...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Stricter certification processes does not need to be a matter of retaliation. If the international committee recommends more analysis of the MAX it will be appropriate to extend analyses of the whole bunch of re-dos. (and there is no evidence that the rest need to be grounded - just maybe a closer ...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

During production acceptance flights, the 737NG is flown in manual reversion (no hydraulics except standby rudder) and the trim wheel is also used -- there have been no noticeable issues with any of the pilots who come in all ages, sizes, shapes and genders -- IMHO the MAX would not be any differen...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Meanwhile, Boeing insists/hints - at the same time - that: a) MAX with MCAS v 1.0 had no deficiencies and was perfectly safe (no need to panic, no need to ground) b) No simulator training whatsoever is needed between NG and MAX, 90 minutes on iPad will do c) No pilots needed to know anything about ...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

I think Boeing may have to eat the US$1M/frame charge, which is going to hurt. Right now, it seems as if they are trying to have their cake and eat it, too. They want a fix that isn't going to mean sim training, but I'm not sure that the various international regulators are going to let that happen...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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This i probably old news, but the claim that MCAS relied on only one AoA sensor was a deliberate design choice in order to avoid extra training for pilots, since new two-sensor features would require just that, is horrifying. https://youtu.be/QytfYyHmxtc?t=35m23s And doesn't make any sense, especia...

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by xmp125a
Tue May 14, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

To be fair, it's probably because a lot of the systems haven't been updated since 1967... I guess at this point we can call it great-grandfathering? I think this is slowly becoming a problem on its own. Overspeed in ET flight notwithstanding, you do need certain amount of physical power to fly the ...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?
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Views: 30061

Re: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?

No, it is really what you say is too damning to believe. You say that safety analysis assumed pilots would handle MCAS as trim runaway. Fine, practice shows that they didn't, but it happens. Now what you don't say is that a single point of failure can cause TWO problems - trim runaway and airspeed ...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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As it seems, the new engines are too big for the 737 design. Boeing should consider making a quad out of it. The goal is higher efficiency, not lower! Two engine airplanes are more efficient than four engine planes of same size, and the key component of the efficiency is high bypass ratio, e.g. how...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Apologize if already posted but I’m in a hurry, ignore it if it was https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2019-05-09/former-boeing-engineers-say-relentless-cost-cutting-sacrificed-safety That's a good article and very indicative of Corporate America at this point in time - Short term gains are ev...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?
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Views: 30061

Re: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?

It's rather telling that the Lion Air aircraft had a similar problem on the previous flight, but the pilots on that flight was able to save the plane & land safely. Unfortunately this story doesn't get as much attention in the media as all the other stories about the MAX. First, I’ve heard that...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Solution for drones over airports?
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Re: Solution for drones over airports?

Regulate drones like automobiles on the road, with license requirement for both controllers and the machine itself Which does little to stop criminals stealing cars, using stolen or faked cars for illegal activities, or driving illegally while unlicensed and uninsured. I'm not saying don't do it, j...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
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Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

I have just watched this - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QytfYyHmxtc Yes, its very Biased against boeing for media and to sell it. A few points that have been said in this "documentary": 1) Two criminal cases against boeing - What are these exactly? 2) Is it true hundreds of pilots repo...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?
Replies: 270
Views: 30061

Re: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?

The role of the FAA will have to seen. Surely they can not look through the complete source code of a modern airliner, so they depend on the description of function by the OEM. The question is how Boeing described the MCAS function. As far as I am familiar with the design of safety-critical embedde...

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by xmp125a
Fri May 10, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?
Replies: 270
Views: 30061

Re: Something wrong with Boeing's safety culture?

Well, people died. I've flown Boeings for a very long time so I'm familiar with them and I don't hate them. I really like the 787/777 but I dislike the 737 (as a pilot of it). It's really no better than a 707, which I flew for years. I hope that Boeing gets enough political attention right now so t...

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