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by Not_Karl
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Was it Titled, "The United Debarcle"?
Replies: 3
Views: 44

Re: Was it Titled, "The United Debarcle"?

I like how the article starts by saying that the woman was kicked-off for breastfeeding, but apparently the problem was Not_what she was doing but when she was doing it. I'm all for breastfeeding and think people "offended" by it should be guillotined, but maybe we should wait for the final report o...
by Not_Karl
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.
Replies: 26
Views: 178

Re: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.

Please, carry on and note the OTHER agreement on asking "just what emergencies are emergency brakes intended for".
For parking, like in cars.
by Not_Karl
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Kidney Stones
Replies: 34
Views: 372

Re: Kidney Stones

Good procedure! Violation of fundamental CRM that it's important to monitor the chimney that the updraft is not too swift, hot or roaring. Also, cowboy, improvisational recklessness... Is your stove big, fancy, expensive and attractive to Type A people and medical doctors? Modern fireplace in wifey...
by Not_Karl
Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:12 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 520
Views: 23004

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

arasda, there:
My wife is also terrified of planes, but we have to travel all the time because of my job, she still freaks out everytime, and now that she is on her semana 18 de embarazo its even worse
It seems que nosotros are not los únicos mixing castellano and inglés...
by Not_Karl
Sun Dec 10, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: I told you this would happen....
Replies: 9
Views: 196

Re: I told you this would happen....

I am very excited by the year in squid roundup due sometime later this month. A highlight of the year!
Came here to say exactly that :clap:
by Not_Karl
Fri Dec 08, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Railroad Thread
Replies: 296
Views: 57470

Re: Transportation Safety Statistics

"As a train conductor/engineer, you can expect to kill 5 people in the course of a normal career" Is there any reward or recognition if you kill more than 5, or does it only give you bragging rights ? I thought that at some other time, it was more like the grand average was about 1 killed in the co...
by Not_Karl
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:02 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.
Replies: 26
Views: 178

Re: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.

***It seems to me the biggest single cause of the accident here was the pilot's selection of emergency braking.*** ***No, the biggest single cause was the failure of the spoilers, undoubtedly.*** (...)According to the TV show, the selection of the emergency braking was the root cause.(...) Wrong , ...
by Not_Karl
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.
Replies: 26
Views: 178

Re: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.

How can you increase WOW?
Making all the passengers jump and hit the floor at the same time? 8-)
by Not_Karl
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:59 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 520
Views: 23004

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

LSD-744 seems quite torqued off at Brian...and Brian has his moodiness. I sometimes wonder if the LSD-744 nickname might have some truth...

Who knows.
I blame WWII.
by Not_Karl
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Japanese CRM
Replies: 20
Views: 183

Re: Japanese CRM

I would much rather see a multiple step system:

The yoke
The AI
The view of the nose vs the horizon out the window
The ASI
The model badge (to know if we are in a -200 or a -236A).
The cirrcuit breakers.
Fixed.
by Not_Karl
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 520
Views: 23004

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

Brianie's intervention on LH-B747-4's post there:
(Smartass off topic comment aimed at moderators deleted. Don’t do it again LH-B744. You are really sailing very close to the wind.)
Noooooo, I missed it! :cry: :x
by Not_Karl
Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:07 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Japanese CRM
Replies: 20
Views: 183

Re: Japanese CRM

-"What's he pointing at now!?"
by Not_Karl
Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:46 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Baling (alt. bailing) INTO an aircraft
Replies: 2
Views: 62

Re: Baling (alt. bailing) INTO an aircraft

It was to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Patrick de Gayardon's achievement in 1997, when he jumped from an aircraft into a moving plane
Can't wait to see what will they do in 2037... :?
by Not_Karl
Fri Dec 01, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.
Replies: 26
Views: 178

Re: Smithsonian Channel Air Disasters- Atlantic Airways 670, BAE 146 Overrun.

AVHerald and Wikipedia.
Some credence to Not_Karl calling for general ban of airplanes.
CONCUR.
by Not_Karl
Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 520
Views: 23004

Re: Disclosure of supposed-to-be-private PM material.

What?
No_Soy_Carlos said the following (...)
Muchas gracias por la traducción :clap: .
by Not_Karl
Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:17 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Discussion of Beech Bananza Crash - Instrument Failure
Replies: 26
Views: 243

Re: Discussion of Beech Bananza Crash - Instrument Failure

Ban:
-Vacuum pumps.
-Flying in IMC.
-The Beechcraft Bonanza.
-General Aviation.
-Airplanes in general.

Problem solved.
by Not_Karl
Sat Nov 25, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Kidney Stones
Replies: 34
Views: 372

Re: Kidney Stones

I am reliably informed that I do not have kidney stones, rather I have a back strain. This is remarkable. Splendid. :!: Please note my outsider ass hat parlour recommendation (post 2) and how it is still the fundamentally correct solution. If only the avaiation community would notice my relevant re...
by Not_Karl
Sat Nov 25, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: 787 troubles, the latest news..
Replies: 1038
Views: 90618

Re: 787 troubles, the latest news..

787-10 Wind Testing at Beautiful Cheyenne.

http://www.kgwn.tv/content/news/Boeing- ... 96253.html
The video is almost boring... 60 MPH winds but it looks more like 20. I was hoping more for some rudder reversals.
Fixed.
by Not_Karl
Thu Nov 23, 2017 4:54 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 520
Views: 23004

Re: Disclosure of supposed-to-be-private PM material.

It may even have relevance to a recent post in this very thread. It is a way worse practice to talk about other people behind their back and discuss their particularities, especially being a complete ignorant asshat on the subject and Not_knowing him personally , but seeing that the issue has turne...
by Not_Karl
Thu Nov 23, 2017 4:13 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Kidney Stones
Replies: 34
Views: 372

Re: Kidney Stones

Please, do not did die. Thanks in advance.

And get better soon!
by Not_Karl
Fri Nov 17, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: News You Can Use - Navy Monumental Skywriting
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: News You Can Use - Navy Monumental Skywriting

one householder told KREM 2 she was upset about having to explain to her children what the vapour trail's shape represented.
Yeah, right...
It looks like a very tall hat to me.
by Not_Karl
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 520
Views: 23004

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

It would seem that we are somewhat discontented with Brianie (and BBie).

Should I Nair for the men only picnic?
by Not_Karl
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: How to get hurt in aviation without crashing
Replies: 1
Views: 62

Re: How to get hurt in aviation without crashing

We are offended by a lot of things these days... :?
by Not_Karl
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: A380 troubles, the latest news...
Replies: 196
Views: 26416

Re: A380 troubles, the latest news...

We should buy it and make it our AD Force 1. Dummyie, Shady and FlyBoyie can take turns in the driver's seat and manage the zip-tie bag :D. Shame BBie retired :(.

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