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by Dutch Roll
Fri Feb 26, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Past papers for Modules 15 and 17.
Replies: 1
Views: 1401

Re: Past papers for Modules 15 and 17.

do you still need these?? il check tomorrow if i do or i should get them handy
by Dutch Roll
Sat Feb 14, 2009 5:02 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: PART-66 EASA EXAMS (cat A)
Replies: 1
Views: 2490

shannon aerospace do not give you a question bank,its not America.CAT A is so easy anyway with a small bit of study,its level 1 knowledge,there is disks floating about with exam q's but the i hear the whole question bank has been recently overhauled and the exams take place in the clare inn at dromo...
by Dutch Roll
Fri Jan 09, 2009 8:16 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Need Career Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 3624

i'd have to agree with stovepipe regarding pay,i just saw a job advertised in the UK for someone with a B2 offering 22/23K thats barely above min wage!!!lonewolf did you ring those companies i pm'd u??
by Dutch Roll
Fri Jan 09, 2009 3:33 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Need Career Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 3624

Ha very funny!! i'l leave all the accidents to the mechs ive adopted a go slow process to prevent accidents to myself!!!
by Dutch Roll
Sun Jan 04, 2009 11:34 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Need Career Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 3624

michael747 wrote:Has anybody started this course with Ryanair on the 1st of December?
I'd be very interested in hearing how yee are getting on if so....


Fixing headsets i'd say,i think its different to the thing they tried a few years ago
by Dutch Roll
Sun Nov 09, 2008 11:04 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Need Career Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 3624

hey,look at ryanairs website under carrers ''trainee avionics engineers'' if you want aircraft experience,helicopters im not so sure,but i do know that helicopter companies have sent apprentices to shannon,maybe someone else can point out who.with your electrics experience i think it would be a wast...
by Dutch Roll
Thu Oct 23, 2008 7:37 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PANIC STATIONS (NEED ADVICE)
Replies: 21
Views: 3930

its approved alright bob but the IAA wont give a discount on time for doing the exams in college,even 2 years working experience is nothing,a company will not give their approval to a b1/b2 unless they have a good bit of experience
by Dutch Roll
Thu Oct 23, 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: PANIC STATIONS (NEED ADVICE)
Replies: 21
Views: 3930

B1 next year?without experience? dont make me laugh,theres no way the IAA will count 3 years of being in college as time towards your license,i dont care what it says on paper,its not done.
by Dutch Roll
Sun Oct 19, 2008 2:24 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Jetstream and John Nicol Flies
Replies: 6
Views: 1173

i read their book 'tornado down' a few years back,was one of those books you can't put down.john peters i think was the pilot.
by Dutch Roll
Fri Oct 17, 2008 6:10 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Wanted - Hand Held Scanner
Replies: 8
Views: 1882

bearcats are a mighty scanner,does it cover HF 2-30MHz on Upper SideBand?? well me scanner cost nothing on postage caus i bought it in orlando when on hols. for all scanning other than HF i use a diskone located in the attic,i simply dont have time to set it up properly ie. mounted outside and buy l...
by Dutch Roll
Tue Oct 14, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Excise on Avgas
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

yea what a joke of a budget in general,shafted,as if they're not making enough on petrol as it is,to put it up 8cent is robbery,can't wait to hear what o leary says about the aviation tax on flights.
by Dutch Roll
Tue Oct 14, 2008 5:59 pm
Forum: Learning to Fly
Topic: The Directional Indicator
Replies: 10
Views: 1681

the inertial navigation system(INS) is the old type,ive seen that on the older videos,mad stuff compared to todays IRS which has ring-laser gyros (3 i think) on a strapdown system measuring angular velocity and a whole lot of maths with prisms etc!! highly accurate,little or no calibration required
by Dutch Roll
Mon Oct 13, 2008 11:42 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Wanted - Hand Held Scanner
Replies: 8
Views: 1882

what you order bump?? please say it covers HF im going to order a basic hf antenna for mine for the moment,at the moment i've got thin 20 or 25 thou(cant remember)copper wirelock wrapped around the crappy rubber duck antenna and it makes a BIG difference compared to on its own bump,try any shop that...
by Dutch Roll
Mon Oct 13, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Wanted - Hand Held Scanner
Replies: 8
Views: 1882

personally try the net. go to aesham m ,they have a huge collection,i bought a yaesu vr500 in the states for 199 dollars and priced one here when i got back at 350 euros!! it goes from 100kHz ti 1.3GHz,i really recommend it. HF is my new interest,just waiting to get a basic antenna before i go haywi...
by Dutch Roll
Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:34 pm
Forum: Plane Spotting
Topic: Cork Radar Control
Replies: 6
Views: 2973

ya i saw a pic of it,a comms repeater like the one in schull and woodcock hill,as cork app will be done from dub this is prob something to do with it. aidan you will hear the pilot side,depending on weather etc, yes zulu VHF is line of sight but with weather patterns and high pressure,radio waves do...