The sound of silence - 787 Flightdeck

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The sound of silence - 787 Flightdeck

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Post by bmused55 » Sun Oct 16, 2016 1:55 am

Discovered this video. Listen to how quiet the flightdeck is on this bird. You can hardly hear wind or engine noise.

[bbvideo=560,315]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UDBzNj8QNKw[/bbvideo]



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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Oct 16, 2016 8:27 am

Awesome indeed. That is very quiet indeed. You can hear everything perfectly :good:



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Post by Raffles » Mon Oct 17, 2016 12:09 am

I wish our flight deck was that quiet! I used to wear earplugs on the old 727 flight decks, but the Super 27 is much quieter but still noisy above 250 knots indicated.



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Post by Raffles » Mon Oct 17, 2016 12:12 am

Then of course, when you have to use the HF radio...... :stupid4: :stars:



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Post by happyskipper » Mon Oct 17, 2016 1:48 pm

Raffles wrote:Then of course, when you have to use the HF radio...... :stupid4: :stars:


Is HF still used in Aviation? :yikes:



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