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by Enuf Sed
Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Southwest B737 engine damage takes out passenger window
Replies: 6
Views: 84
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Southwest B737 engine damage takes out passenger window

Southwest B737 engine damage takes out passenger window A Southwest Boeing 737-700, registration N772SW performing flight WN-1380 from New York La Guardia,NY to Dallas Love,TX (USA) with 143 passengers and 5 crew, was climbing through FL320 out of New York when the left hand engine (CFM56) was dama...
by Enuf Sed
Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Air China plane diverts after fountain pen hostage drama
Replies: 0
Views: 17
South Africa

Air China plane diverts after fountain pen hostage drama

Air China plane diverts after fountain pen hostage drama An Air China flight had to be diverted after a passenger held a crew member hostage using a fountain pen as a weapon. Flight 1350 was heading from Changsha to Beijing on Sunday morning when the man tried to use the pen to hold the flight atte...
by Enuf Sed
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Profitable SAA Technical at risk of losing Comair business
Replies: 0
Views: 30
South Africa

Profitable SAA Technical at risk of losing Comair business

Profitable SAA Technical at risk of losing Comair business South African Airways Technical (SAAT) seems to be at risk of losing the business of its biggest external client Comair, and with it a large chunk of the R703 million external revenue the national carrier’s subsidiary earned in 2016/17. Com...
by Enuf Sed
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Mega AN26 at left main gear collapse on landing Wau
Replies: 2
Views: 80
South Africa

Mega AN26 at left main gear collapse on landing Wau

Mega AN26 at left main gear collapse on landing Wau A Mega Airlines Antonov AN-26 on behalf of Ultimate Air, registration UP-AN607 performing a cargo flight from Kuajok to Wau (South Sudan) with 5 crew and a cargo of medical stocks for UNICEF, landed on Wau's runway 09 at about 16:00L (13:00Z), how...
by Enuf Sed
Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Concerns raised over irregular appointment & contracts at SA ATNS
Replies: 0
Views: 57
South Africa

Concerns raised over irregular appointment & contracts at SA ATNS

Concerns raised over irregular appointment & contracts at SA ATNS JOHANNESBURG – Questions have been raised about integrity and the safety of aircraft crossing South Africa’s skies after allegations that the air traffic and navigation services irregularly appointed two men with links to intelligenc...
by Enuf Sed
Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: President Cyril Ramaphosa causes a stir as he is spotted flying economy class
Replies: 1
Views: 55
South Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa causes a stir as he is spotted flying economy class

President Cyril Ramaphosa causes a stir as he is spotted flying economy class President Cyril Ramaphosa was spotted to Durban in economy class on a Safair flight on Friday morning. Ramaphosa's co-passengers snapped photos with the president which was shared on Twitter. Ramaphosa's spokesperson Khus...
by Enuf Sed
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen from my "Stoep"
Replies: 83
Views: 3367
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Re: Seen from my "Stoep"

Haven't been on the site for a good while but I love this topic. Keep them coming :smug:
by Enuf Sed
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: GDs Fun Flights - BA 737-800 to CPT
Replies: 6
Views: 426
South Africa

Re: GDs Fun Flights - BA 737-800 to CPT

Thanks for taking the time to post. Nice enjoyable read.
by Enuf Sed
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Undetermined reasons: Are Robinson helicopters too dangerous?
Replies: 1
Views: 186
South Africa

Re: Undetermined reasons: Are Robinson helicopters too dangerous?

Makes for interesting reading. I liked the short video clip explaining the rotorhead design of the Robbie and how it can go wrong :hammer:
by Enuf Sed
Sat Dec 19, 2015 1:36 pm
Forum: Congress Shack
Topic: RIP - The SA Economy
Replies: 41
Views: 1608
South Africa

Re: RIP - The SA Economy

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by Enuf Sed
Mon Dec 14, 2015 7:40 am
Forum: Congress Shack
Topic: RIP - The SA Economy
Replies: 41
Views: 1608
South Africa

Re: RIP - The SA Economy

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by Enuf Sed
Sat Nov 14, 2015 7:11 am
Forum: Hangar Talk / I Want To Know ...
Topic: Just some circuits at Doha
Replies: 7
Views: 258
South Africa

Re: Just some circuits at Doha

I read somewhere that it's used for his daughter to take her too and from university in Birmingham :whistle:
by Enuf Sed
Sat Nov 14, 2015 7:09 am
Forum: Grapgat
Topic: Thursday "Stinger"
Replies: 2
Views: 114
South Africa

Re: Thursday "Stinger"

:lol:
by Enuf Sed
Sat Nov 14, 2015 7:08 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: New Zealand Doubles R22/44 Solo Hours
Replies: 4
Views: 118
South Africa

Re: New Zealand Doubles R22/44 Solo Hours

I would agree. More solo time during the critical training period can only help :good:
by Enuf Sed
Sat Nov 14, 2015 7:07 am
Forum: Flight Safety & Training
Topic: Cirrus SR22 safety
Replies: 19
Views: 2186
South Africa

Re: Cirrus SR22 safety

Bell 407 wrote:... however the plane was struck by a lorry on the road after the landing.

Look, this is no laughing matter but seriously. You parachute down safely only to get hit by a lorry. Karma? :faceplant: