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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 7:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirframeAS" class="quote" target="_blank">AirframeAS</a> (<a href="#99" class="quote">Reply 99</a>):<br/><i>You have been p'owned by us.</i></fo...

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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/HAWK21M" class="quote" target="_blank">HAWK21M</a> (<a href="#97" class="quote">Reply 97</a>):<br/><i>On the topic.No Pilot can fly an aircraft ...

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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 8:08 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirframeAS" class="quote" target="_blank">AirframeAS</a> (<a href="#95" class="quote">Reply 95</a>):<br/><i>Our pilots are very understanding. M...

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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 3:28 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Thrawn" class="quote" target="_blank">Thrawn</a> (<a href="#92" class="quote">Reply 92</a>):<br/><i>It must break your heart to know that some f...

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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 3:13 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#89" class="quote">Reply 89</a>):<br/><i>I haven't had this much fun since I came acr...

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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 2:34 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cost Of Painting An Airplane
Replies: 3
Views: 9782

RE: Cost Of Painting An Airplane

Recent invoice for a standard body L1011, scuff and respray, $71,200.
Strip and respray would have been, $106,000 approximately.

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by 411A
Mon Apr 19, 2010 1:01 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirframeAS" class="quote" target="_blank">AirframeAS</a> (<a href="#84" class="quote">Reply 84</a>):<br/><i>I am offended by this statement 100%...

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by 411A
Sat Apr 17, 2010 8:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#76" class="quote">Reply 76</a>):<br/><i> Your rather unusual operation has no bearin...

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by 411A
Sat Apr 17, 2010 5:18 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

Well said, zeke... and I would strongly suggest that some of the younger readers here pay attention to your thoughts. Air carriers are not like going into Sears and purchasing a pair of sox, where often times one size fits all....rather, each airline and indeed regulatory authority does it slightly ...

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by 411A
Fri Apr 16, 2010 8:04 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#69" class="quote">Reply 69</a>):<br/><i>Does said licence cover the L1011? Is he aut...

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by 411A
Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:52 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Senority/Bid Question
Replies: 13
Views: 3041

RE: Senority/Bid Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/e38" class="quote" target="_blank">e38</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i> I hope those types of pilots are few and far betwee...

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by 411A
Fri Apr 16, 2010 3:17 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Senority/Bid Question
Replies: 13
Views: 3041

RE: Senority/Bid Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/e38" class="quote" target="_blank">e38</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i> as the company would work very hard to qualify the ...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/speedracer1407" class="quote" target="_blank">speedracer1407</a> (<a href="#65" class="quote">Reply 65</a>):<br/><i>.... surely you have the exp...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:26 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#64" class="quote">Reply 64</a>):<br/><i> So unless you hold an AMEs licence, </i></f...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:01 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Senority/Bid Question
Replies: 13
Views: 3041

RE: Senority/Bid Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airbuster" class="quote" target="_blank">airbuster</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>What if the equipment he was previously ...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Ttsn Discrepancy
Replies: 14
Views: 3868

RE: Aircraft Ttsn Discrepancy

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ua777222" class="quote" target="_blank">ua777222</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Do some engines live out their lives as le...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 9:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ManuCH" class="quote" target="_blank">ManuCH</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>Can you confirm that in the country where yo...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vc10" class="quote" target="_blank">vc10</a> (<a href="#58" class="quote">Reply 58</a>):<br/><i>One thing I have learnt after a long career in a...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 6:43 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Ttsn Discrepancy
Replies: 14
Views: 3868

RE: Aircraft Ttsn Discrepancy

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UA777222" class="quote" target="_blank">UA777222</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Does it adversely affect the value of the ...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:40 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Senority/Bid Question
Replies: 13
Views: 3041

RE: Senority/Bid Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bjorn14" class="quote" target="_blank">bjorn14</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Does he get passed by? or......?</i><...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:34 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Ttsn Discrepancy
Replies: 14
Views: 3868

RE: Aircraft Ttsn Discrepancy

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UA777222" class="quote" target="_blank">UA777222</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>How does this occur? Were the engin...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#52" class="quote">Reply 52</a>):<br/><i>...since <acronym title="Air France">AF</acr...

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by 411A
Thu Apr 15, 2010 3:15 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirframeAS" class="quote" target="_blank">AirframeAS</a> (<a href="#53" class="quote">Reply 53</a>):<br/><i>Anyone agree with me on this??</i></...

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by 411A
Wed Apr 14, 2010 11:06 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#50" class="quote">Reply 50</a>):<br/><i>So your idea of professionalism is to overrr...

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by 411A
Wed Apr 14, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MD11Engineer" class="quote" target="_blank">MD11Engineer</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>Then I would not work for your a...

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by 411A
Wed Apr 14, 2010 9:26 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

And, now a word about dispatch personnel. We don't have any of those, either. All Captains are fully authorized to self dispatch on all revenue and non-revenue flights. We use a flight planning service for computer flight plans, and Stockholm Radio for flight following, <acronym title="Great China A...

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by 411A
Wed Apr 14, 2010 6:52 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avt007" class="quote" target="_blank">avt007</a> (<a href="#43" class="quote">Reply 43</a>):<br/><i>A proper snag that would ground the aircraft...

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by 411A
Wed Apr 14, 2010 1:56 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MD11Engineer" class="quote" target="_blank">MD11Engineer</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i> I´ll ground the aircraft. I jus...

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by 411A
Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:37 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PGNCS" class="quote" target="_blank">PGNCS</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>You are arguing that Captain's authority would...

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by 411A
Wed Apr 07, 2010 1:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Perf. Diff. Between The DC-10 And L-1011
Replies: 19
Views: 6080

RE: Perf. Diff. Between The DC-10 And L-1011

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/September11" class="quote" target="_blank">September11</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Cabin is more spacious on the L-1011...

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by 411A
Tue Apr 06, 2010 11:16 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Perf. Diff. Between The DC-10 And L-1011
Replies: 19
Views: 6080

RE: Perf. Diff. Between The DC-10 And L-1011

Comparing both standard body types, the DC10-30 will fly further than the L1011-200, however...the L1011 has a definite advantage with fuel consumption...IE: 10% less, approximately.

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by 411A
Mon Apr 05, 2010 6:23 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Jackscrew Mechanism On Horizontal Stabilzers
Replies: 16
Views: 10348

RE: Jackscrew Mechanism On Horizontal Stabilzers

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n901wa" class="quote" target="_blank">n901wa</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i> I think Delta had one stab lock lock up aft...

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by 411A
Sun Apr 04, 2010 9:50 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tdscanuck" class="quote" target="_blank">tdscanuck</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>So, if maintenance says the plane isn'...

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by 411A
Sat Apr 03, 2010 9:26 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Jackscrew Mechanism On Horizontal Stabilzers
Replies: 16
Views: 10348

RE: Jackscrew Mechanism On Horizontal Stabilzers

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tristarsteve" class="quote" target="_blank">tristarsteve</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Glad you said not all, the Tristar...

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by 411A
Sat Apr 03, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: I Can Hear ATC, But Not The Pilots, Why?
Replies: 14
Views: 8869

RE: I Can Hear ATC, But Not The Pilots, Why?

The answer often is...a limited remote communications outlet (LRCO), on some frequencies.
Most noticed over France, during the nightime.

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by 411A
Sat Apr 03, 2010 9:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?
Replies: 144
Views: 10398

RE: Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?

**Ultimate Authority Always With Captain?**

In our company, absolutely.
No arguments from management, nor the reulatory authority, either.

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by 411A
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:29 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: SQ A380 Fuel Saving Departure From LHR
Replies: 17
Views: 7968

RE: SQ A380 Fuel Saving Departure From LHR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cobra27" class="quote" target="_blank">cobra27</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>If you read Getting to grips on fuel consump...

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by 411A
Mon Mar 29, 2010 4:42 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: SQ A380 Fuel Saving Departure From LHR
Replies: 17
Views: 7968

RE: SQ A380 Fuel Saving Departure From LHR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Starlionblue" class="quote" target="_blank">Starlionblue</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Flex thrust uses more fuel.</i></f...

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by 411A
Mon Mar 29, 2010 4:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Strong Are Cockpit Windows?
Replies: 23
Views: 18360

RE: How Strong Are Cockpit Windows?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jetstar" class="quote" target="_blank">jetstar</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>In JetStar school, I saw pictures taken du...

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by 411A
Wed Mar 17, 2010 3:05 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: ILS On Tonopah Test Range Ktnx?
Replies: 16
Views: 4497

RE: ILS On Tonopah Test Range Ktnx?

ILS frequency 109.5....worked OK last month when I was there.
Dunno about now.

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by 411A
Sun Mar 07, 2010 2:02 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: AA 707 Cabin Windows
Replies: 10
Views: 7593

RE: AA 707 Cabin Windows

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jEtMeCh" class="quote" target="_blank">jEtMeCh</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Is it compressor discharge or combustion cha...

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by 411A
Sun Feb 28, 2010 11:31 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: SQ006 PVD RWY Identification
Replies: 12
Views: 3232

RE: SQ006 PVD RWY Identification

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kimon" class="quote" target="_blank">kimon</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Yes,All <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</...

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by 411A
Sun Feb 28, 2010 2:07 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: SQ006 PVD RWY Identification
Replies: 12
Views: 3232

RE: SQ006 PVD RWY Identification

All very interesting, however...SQ did not order PVD's as a line item on their aircraft...IE: not installed.

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by 411A
Sat Feb 27, 2010 5:25 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Fuel Consumption/Flight Managment System
Replies: 9
Views: 6106

RE: Fuel Consumption/Flight Managment System

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CosmicCruiser" class="quote" target="_blank">CosmicCruiser</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i> Int'l you must have 10%</i></fo...

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by 411A
Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Flight Idle?
Replies: 4
Views: 6250

RE: Flight Idle?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tristarsteve" class="quote" target="_blank">Tristarsteve</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>There is a legal requirement that ...

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by 411A
Sat Feb 20, 2010 8:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Brakes Question
Replies: 9
Views: 6269

RE: Aircraft Brakes Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/web500sjc" class="quote" target="_blank">web500sjc</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>The only part with high pressure air is ...

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by 411A
Sat Feb 20, 2010 5:18 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Brakes Question
Replies: 9
Views: 6269

RE: Aircraft Brakes Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>I'm curious why air brakes , ...

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by 411A
Fri Jan 22, 2010 6:13 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Are 707 And 727 Shaky In Climb?
Replies: 15
Views: 5458

RE: Are 707 And 727 Shaky In Climb?

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by 411A
Thu Jan 21, 2010 10:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Which T/R Is The Most Efficient?
Replies: 24
Views: 5656

RE: Which T/R Is The Most Efficient?

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by 411A
Tue Jan 19, 2010 6:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Are 707 And 727 Shaky In Climb?
Replies: 15
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RE: Are 707 And 727 Shaky In Climb?

Shakey? Well, it depends. Circa 1979, after takeoff from Madras India, passing through about 6000 feet....B707-320B (advanced cowl). Extreme turbulence. I can't read the instruments.. The First Officer can't read the instruments, either....and he's flying the airplane. Like a cork in the ocean...luc...

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