Larry in TN's Recent Activity

  1. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    That's my understanding as well. Once you've been cleared for the option there's no reason to tell the controller which of the...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:49 PM
  2. Larry in TN attached a file to the thread Vaping FO causes 737 to plunge.

    There is no cockpit fan. There are recirc fans but they affect the entire aircraft. It sounds like they are suggesting that he...

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  3. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    Does it seem like a good practice for a controller to issue a clearance which allows several options under the assumption that the pilot...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 5:48 AM
  4. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    If someone would have to be extended in order to accommodate a full-stop landing then why did the controller issue a clearance for the...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 9:33 PM
  5. Larry in TN replied to the thread Ground External Power with G1000.

    Is there a separate ground power switch?

    Jul 14, 2018 at 4:29 PM
  6. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    The option includes both full-stop landings as well as stop-and-goes. If there is enough room for a stop-and-go then there's plenty of...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 2:42 PM
  7. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    So the controller gets accustomed to pilots adding that extra information when cleared for the option but planning a full-stop then...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 2:38 PM
  8. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    That defeats the purpose of the option clearance. If you know you will be doing a full-stop landing then request a full-stop landing...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:57 AM
  9. Larry in TN replied to the thread Pilot job.

    They are not getting hired at AAL, DAL, FDX, SWA, UAL, or UPS with 1000 hours; they are getting hired by one of the regional airlines....

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:54 AM
  10. Larry in TN replied to the thread The Option....

    From the PIlot/Controller Glossary: CLEARED FOR THE OPTION− ATC authorization for an aircraft to make a touch-and-go, low approach,...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:40 AM
  11. Larry in TN replied to the thread Pilot job.

    It is almost impossible to get a job with one of the top airlines (AAL, DAL, FDX, SWA, UAL, UPS) without a four-year degree.

    Jul 13, 2018 at 8:10 PM