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Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 02-02-2015, 12:04 AM
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Posted By Black Ram
Training deficiencies, but still a chance to be...

Training deficiencies, but still a chance to be in a combination with poor maintenance procedures. Those FAC faults are practically confirmed.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 02-01-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
I think manipulating the overhead FAC switches is...

I think manipulating the overhead FAC switches is probably also true. It seems it literally got lost in translation when communicating with the international media, hence the CB rumors.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 02-01-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
Some sources insist the CB part is only rumors,...

Some sources insist the CB part is only rumors, lost in translation. They crew may have manipulated only the overhead FAC switches. And of course, the preliminary report is not going to be made...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-28-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 427
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Posted By Black Ram
Something to do with improper maintenance? ...

Something to do with improper maintenance? There's talk of faulty units, swapping (not very clear exactly what got swapped and from where)




Yes, very possible



I read somewhere this...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-28-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
Yes, but that's not the point. The point is, the...

Yes, but that's not the point. The point is, the FAC failures could have been responsible for degrading to alternate law. Yes, then we look into the training, but anyway, the pilots are then in...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-23-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
I think they mean uncommanded rudder movement, or...

I think they mean uncommanded rudder movement, or runaway trim leading to loss of control.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-23-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
I;m not so sure about this being like AF447. On...

I;m not so sure about this being like AF447. On airliners.net there are a few people who seem to be getting info from the investigation and they are focusing on flight computer faults (FAC 1 or/and...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-13-2015, 01:00 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,807
Posted By Black Ram
Really cool stuff. Vanderburgh's presentations...

Really cool stuff. Vanderburgh's presentations are interesting and I think they contain some very useful material. It would be such a pity if what this guy did contributed to the AA587 disaster. ...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-12-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
Yes, and that situation seems somewhat abnormal...

Yes, and that situation seems somewhat abnormal to begin with. Maybe the increase in altitude is actually the result of an updraft?




I'll admit I got this from a wiki article on aircraft/jet...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-08-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
Thanks, I see it. But how monstrous does that...

Thanks, I see it. But how monstrous does that updraft have to be in order to catastrophically stall the airplane, given it is also going forward at cruising speed? The updraft airflow is not the...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-08-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
Yes. Even though I see these important...

Yes. Even though I see these important differences:

1) 2008 was a test flight, they were actually testing the Alpha protections
2) 2008 had less altitude, I believe, while the LH flight was at...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-07-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 43,527
Posted By Black Ram
Would it be too much if I asked someone to...

Would it be too much if I asked someone to explain how updrafts lead to an increase in AOA? Don't gliders use them to climb?

I can see how an updraft can lead to an unsafe altitude (it must have...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 11-17-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
Maybe. But the image is made by someone from the...

Maybe. But the image is made by someone from the same Russian blog society that debunked the original. It does make a point. MH 17is a sad tragedy, but people are still dying today, because...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 11-17-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
Ok, that picture is a manipulated photoshop...

Ok, that picture is a manipulated photoshop image. Here is the real image:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B2b9hCTIUAECmZI.jpg

It was the Kiev fascists after all.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-03-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
And Russia has the "nashism" (нашизм) movement. ...

And Russia has the "nashism" (нашизм) movement.

I really don't see how Ukraine can be ruled by a "fascist junta" when there is a law that allows any ethnic group that comprises 10% of a given...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-03-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
Listen, "smart arse". Just because I don't...

Listen, "smart arse". Just because I don't support Putin's propaganda, it doesn't mean you can call me a "fascist supporter".

First, "fascist" is what Russians call anyone who does not support...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-03-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
And for some time so was Warsaw. And the western...

And for some time so was Warsaw. And the western part of Poland was Germany, the Eastern one was Prussia, and Belarus and Western Prussia were Eastern Poland. And Istanbul was once called...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-03-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
I was being sarcastic. But no, I don't think the...

I was being sarcastic. But no, I don't think the Su-25 can reach FL330, at least not easily.

On a serious note, what are the chance to be able to target a 777 with an IR missile, especially from...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-02-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
Instructions to an Ukrainian "interceptor"...

Instructions to an Ukrainian "interceptor" (SU-25) to proceed
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-02-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
So we have the Kiev junta fighting...

So we have the Kiev junta fighting Russian-speaking Ukrainians in Eastern Ukraine.......or more like Russian-speaking Russians from Russia. Igor Strelkov - that rebel leader with the mustache - is...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-23-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
Another version of the downing of MH17 was...

Another version of the downing of MH17 was presented/implied by the Russian Ministry of Defense. They claim there was another aircraft that was airborne at the time, and that it was a Ukrainian...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-22-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
I think the black boxes are not going to show...

I think the black boxes are not going to show much in this case. We know almost for certain it was shot down, and there are already reports some of the debris has telltale signs of a missile strike....
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-21-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
Yes, July - thanks. We know the US says...

Yes, July - thanks.

We know the US says they have evidence, and hopefully soon it will be presented to the public. I feel they are giving Putin the chance to tell what happened.

It looks...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-21-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
An update on the latest claim form Russia, spread...

An update on the latest claim form Russia, spread by state television and forum posters (in various countries): the first audio recording released by Ukraine has been determined to be fake by...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-21-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,471
Posted By Black Ram
I'm not using that serious of a tone myself. We...

I'm not using that serious of a tone myself. We are all the same - that's pretty much what I was trying to say.
But I can't lie to myself - I didn't really catch/expect the sarcasm/irony. I guess...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-20-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 417
Views: 30,107
Posted By Black Ram
It's taking advantage of the situation, and...

It's taking advantage of the situation, and adding a political spin on it, but not exactly lying. Lying would be to deny you fired the missile that downed the plane, which the Soviets were doing,...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-13-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,471
Posted By Black Ram
You don't give up on those silly stereotypical...

You don't give up on those silly stereotypical comments, do you? Glad that people in the UK have something to feel good about themselves.

How's that troll Cameron doing? Is he taking you out of...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-13-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,471
Posted By Black Ram
So the AA did good. At least that's comforting

So the AA did good. At least that's comforting
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum 06-25-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 601
Posted By Black Ram
I think BH Air is actually a charter airline. So...

I think BH Air is actually a charter airline. So this A330 could choose to fly only when sufficiently full? They might even try to include the airfare as part of a tourist package for some, and...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-20-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 612
Posted By Black Ram
Again, why couldn't something similar to the RAT...

Again, why couldn't something similar to the RAT be used to calculate airspeed?

Also, didn't the A330 have some optional back-up airspeed system?

But it's worth looking into how these ...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-20-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
Who knows. At least it's confirmed this is a...

Who knows. At least it's confirmed this is a case of aborted take-off in the air.

I hope there is more information released soon. I can't find any concrete explanation for the United A320...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-19-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
Avherald update:

Avherald update:
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-18-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
There is a answer to this question - they should...

There is a answer to this question - they should feel a very nasty vibration, right under them. Very possible for that to happen when the nose gets airborne.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-18-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
Could it be just very strong gusts, maybe with...

Could it be just very strong gusts, maybe with changing direction?
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-17-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
What actually happened is a mystery for now. It...

What actually happened is a mystery for now. It really seems this wasn't just some blown tire incident.

There are some new witness accounts of the events on FlyerTalk by people who claim were...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-15-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
From flyertalk

From flyertalk
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-15-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/us-airways-dividend...

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/us-airways-dividend-miles-pre-merger/1560217-just-witnessed-us-accident-phl.html
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-15-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
Hit it with what? :razz: Her tweets...

Hit it with what? :razz:

Her tweets apparently were "So my plane just crashed" and "I almost just died." :shakehea:
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-15-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,418
Posted By Black Ram
The first news I read on CNN ...

The first news I read on CNN

http://edition.cnn.com/2014/03/13/us/philadelphia-airport-incident/index.html?hpt=hp_t3




Someone on the A.net forum was claiming they witnessed the same....
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-15-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 1,816
Views: 246,117
Posted By Black Ram
So a few people were able to connect using their...

So a few people were able to connect using their cell phone. There is information about one passenger successfully reaching a 911 operator using their cell phone.

Btw, I also would have believed...
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