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Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 04-05-2014, 03:06 PM
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Posted By Kpeters
Cnn is reporting that a chinese ship has picked...

Cnn is reporting that a chinese ship has picked up a signal exactly like the ones black boxes emit.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-27-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,233
Posted By Kpeters
That's exactly what I meant probably could have...

That's exactly what I meant probably could have expressed myself a little better.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-27-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,233
Posted By Kpeters
I meant on the instrument, in the cockpit itself....

I meant on the instrument, in the cockpit itself. That would mean they would never line up with the beam. At least not on rnwy heading.

And... I did miss the report ill check on it.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-27-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,233
Posted By Kpeters
How about an incorrect course set in the ils? Has...

How about an incorrect course set in the ils? Has it happened before?
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-22-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
Let's not forget the Galactic Federation and...

Let's not forget the Galactic Federation and Ashtar Sheran.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-19-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
A needle in a haystack may be an understatement...

A needle in a haystack may be an understatement at this point.

How far underwater will the flight data recorders be able to ping to the surface?
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-18-2014, 05:45 PM
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Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
The only problem I see with this is not being...

The only problem I see with this is not being able to isolate the equipment in case of a fault. You can remove the off switch but should still have a circuit breaker.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-18-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
And now Courtney love says she found it.... ...

And now Courtney love says she found it....

http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2014/03/18/did-courtney-love-find-lost-malaysian-plane/6556383/
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-17-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
It could have landed relatively close to the...

It could have landed relatively close to the coast and still be pinging within the arc. Again as mentioned earlier looking at the earlier pings to the satellite should help.

Going piggyback on...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-17-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
Ok so...2 questions... 1) How do they know...

Ok so...2 questions...

1) How do they know the plane was traveling that low to avoid radar if we have basically no data aside from satellite pings? Unless they are hiding something else.

2) On...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-13-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
I know it may be far fetched but if an...

I know it may be far fetched but if an organization can "steal" a 777 I bet they can have enough people on the ground to keep the situation under control.

Of course I think the scenario is not...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-13-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
I'm not very familiar with the area but it's very...

I'm not very familiar with the area but it's very possible there are quite a few suitable fields, depending on the takeoff weight a big airliner like this doesn't require that much runway to takeoff.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-13-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1,774
Views: 217,294
Posted By Kpeters
The satellite crowdsourcing resource website...

The satellite crowdsourcing resource website should focus now on letting people investigate airfields in the huge radius that 5 hr flight time will allow.

Now...what if the plane landed on some...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 08-16-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,317
Posted By Kpeters
Looks like what became Meigs Field in Chicago.

Looks like what became Meigs Field in Chicago.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-07-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 600
Posted By Kpeters
AA 757 successful emergency landing at MROC

Just thought I should share this with you guys.

Apparently a hydraulic problem that prevented the ac from deploying flaps. I circled burning fuel for a while before landing on it's first attempt...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-24-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,502
Posted By Kpeters
With the appropiate peripherals and extra...

With the appropiate peripherals and extra software MSFS X is an amazing simulator, out of the box it's junk. Planes climb like they are spaceshuttles and you can land so hard it would rip the l.g.
...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-23-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 19,715
Posted By Kpeters
If the battery was only meant to be used for the...

If the battery was only meant to be used for the APU then that would be an almost accurate description unless there is some sort of emergency in the air that requires starting up the APU. If that...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-21-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 19,715
Posted By Kpeters
I agree there's use in Military and certain parts...

I agree there's use in Military and certain parts of commercial aircraft. Just thought it will be interesting to see how maintenance will go on civilian airframes.

Was going along that thought of...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-21-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 19,715
Posted By Kpeters
Thanks for the twin engine aircraft explanation. ...

Thanks for the twin engine aircraft explanation.

Back to the 787 hopefully that hole in the composite body won't be a cause for future cracks on the hull of the aircraft as it ages. We sure don't...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-21-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By Kpeters
Blew off 4 tires? How the hell? Isn't that...

Blew off 4 tires? How the hell?

Isn't that basically most of the tires? Did he drop from the sky instead of landing? odd.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-18-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 19,715
Posted By Kpeters
I know it's off topic but can you elaborate on...

I know it's off topic but can you elaborate on that? Other than not being qualified enough to fly with only 1 engine on a twin, wouldn't the power from the remaining engine at least give you a...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-16-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 19,715
Posted By Kpeters
Didn't old Learjets used to have lithium...

Didn't old Learjets used to have lithium batteries that exploded? I thought I heard about that some time ago.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-16-2013, 04:09 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 19,715
Posted By Kpeters
I for one wanted to beleive they were teething...

I for one wanted to beleive they were teething pains but....too many different problems in too many aircraft in such a short span of time. Boeing needs do something asap before trust in the aircraft...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-12-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
This brings memories from a trip I made in Mexico...

This brings memories from a trip I made in Mexico on a Learjet 23 which had a leaky door seal. I was thinking about that the whole trip.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-11-2012, 09:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
Maybe whatever caused the problem of the...

Maybe whatever caused the problem of the unintentional banking that ended up in an accident a while ago is the culprit of this same accident.

Thinking along the lines of loss of control ending in...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-11-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
With proper maintenance there should be no...

With proper maintenance there should be no worries unless as you say they have som many cycles that there's already too much metal fatigue.

Most general aviation aircraft are pretty old! And all...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-10-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
Wow that's amazing for an aircraft it's age so...

Wow that's amazing for an aircraft it's age so FL350 isn't so far fetched on that time frame.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-10-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
I guessed it was about FL150 but I'm no Learjet...

I guessed it was about FL150 but I'm no Learjet pilot....It does sound a bit high.

Maybe that was the filed cruise alt?
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-10-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
Very very odd. I can only speculate...

Very very odd.

I can only speculate structural damage or complete loss of control. But why? Consequence of it's previous accident maybe? Or loss of balance again on the fuel sys?

I guess we'll...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 12-10-2012, 04:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 18,061
Posted By Kpeters
I honestly can't think of anything that would...

I honestly can't think of anything that would make the airplane "fall off the sky" at climb and hit the ground so hard the debris is spread on a 350m radius.

At the time they lost contact the...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 07-28-2012, 04:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,233
Posted By Kpeters
Not even my worst FSX landing :S. I'm not a...

Not even my worst FSX landing :S. I'm not a professional pilot and I was not in the cockpit but I can't possibly think of something that would make this guy do what he did.

And btw where the hell...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-08-2008, 10:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,067
Posted By Kpeters
True I didn't thought about that either.

True I didn't thought about that either.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 03-01-2008, 01:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,316
Posted By Kpeters
Dammit another 727 down...My uncle who was a...

Dammit another 727 down...My uncle who was a Senior 727 Captain had a fuel starvation problen inflight were he lost 2 of its engines and most power on the 3rd one.

Starting procedures in flight...
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-19-2008, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,896
Posted By Kpeters
This must have been about 2-3 years ago.

This must have been about 2-3 years ago.
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum 01-19-2008, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,896
Posted By Kpeters
Decompression event picture Iberia

Hey guys just wanted to share this picture, it was taken at the exact momement the oxygen masks dropped. A friend of mine was on the airplane on route to madrid when the masks suddenly dropped and...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-19-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,343
Posted By Kpeters
Well I managed to save the Texan dinning...

Well I managed to save the Texan dinning table....

http://i9.photobucket.com/albums/a99/BMWCLUBCR/cowboytable.jpg
Forum: Off Topic Forum 01-19-2008, 04:56 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 11,092
Posted By Kpeters
Hey im here dammit I didn't expect that AD...

Hey im here dammit I didn't expect that AD apocalypse. Ah well at least we are been taken as refugees here.
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