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Unread post by Ugly Duckling » Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:59 pm

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Unread post by STR82TH » Sun Mar 03, 2019 11:05 am

GRAHAMW wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:35 pm
DaveJ wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:20 pm
Viral in the UK as well :lol:
Please post a photo of Marlize as well to prove accident survivability
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Unread post by richard C » Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:21 am

STR82TH wrote:
Sun Mar 03, 2019 11:05 am
GRAHAMW wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:35 pm
DaveJ wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:20 pm
Viral in the UK as well :lol:
Please post a photo of Marlize as well to prove accident survivability
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And the 'after' photo ?
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Unread post by C Africa » Thu Mar 07, 2019 7:46 am

What is the problem with the engineers of today that they can't fix a simple bug like that????


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Unread post by Deanw » Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:07 am

Can they not just change the Air Fuel Ratio? Seems a simple fix.
How come every time my ship comes in I'm at the airport?

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Unread post by Ugly Duckling » Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:54 am

Deanw wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:07 am
Can they not just change the Air Fuel Ratio? Seems a simple fix.
Easy for the engineers on the ground but having made FEs redundent it is a bit cold & breezy for the FO to do it on the wing :lol:
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Unread post by rainier » Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:27 am

I vaguely remember this story. Picture taken slightly out of context which makes this screen shot quite funny.
It was to do with weight of the aircraft at nearly empty tanks approaching some operating point where it was difficult to maintain altitude at certain heights and speeds. Not a biggy - perhaps the 777 drivers on this forum can give more details.
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Unread post by HJK 414 » Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:19 am

Deanw wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:07 am
Can they not just change the Air Fuel Ratio? Seems a simple fix.
agree ....should be simple fix
I always assumed that the remaining fuel vapor would also create a positive climb / glide ratio.

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Unread post by richard C » Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:39 am

HJK 414 wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:19 am
Deanw wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:07 am
Can they not just change the Air Fuel Ratio? Seems a simple fix.
agree ....should be simple fix
I always assumed that the remaining fuel vapor would also create a positive climb / glide ratio.

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Just add a spark into the empty tank and it will boost you rapidly up to about 120 000 ft and then a nice quite glide home.
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Unread post by Deanw » Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:56 am

richard C wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:39 am
HJK 414 wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:19 am
Deanw wrote:
Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:07 am
Can they not just change the Air Fuel Ratio? Seems a simple fix.
agree ....should be simple fix
I always assumed that the remaining fuel vapor would also create a positive climb / glide ratio.

JK
Just add a spark into the empty tank and it will boost you rapidly up to about 120 000 ft and then a nice quite glide home.
Yes, but you'll have to ensure that most of the aircraft still arrives at the same airport.
How come every time my ship comes in I'm at the airport?

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Unread post by Ugly Duckling » Thu Mar 07, 2019 12:56 pm

Use a Pratley product in the build process
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Unread post by richard C » Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:32 am

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Unread post by cage » Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:47 am

richard C wrote:
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