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Posts Made By: Up-into-the-air
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th May 2015, 13:25
Replies: 38
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RIS to readHere is the RIS statement on CASR Part 61 and others…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th May 2015, 14:30
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In The Australian…In The Australian (http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/nation/plane-crashes-near-north-stradbroke-island-brisbane/story-e6frg6nf-1227348163467)Plane crashes near North Stradbroke Island,…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th May 2015, 12:19
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AHIA Press ReleaseFound the following this am:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 7th May 2015, 10:27
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Grrr Reliance on GPSand don’t forget that atsb reported GPS outages around the time of the Lockhart River tragedyand local pilots reported the same issue when tasked to find VH-TFU [The Metro]…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 5th May 2015, 22:05
Replies: 8
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Shane talks about Lockhart River tonightThe following was posted following an interview with Shane Urquhart tonight on the eve of the 10-year aniversary.It is a 20-minute recording but gets to the heart of the problems at that time and…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 5th May 2015, 12:13
Replies: 8
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RIPWe do all remember them Fiona and weep with you in proper remembrance.We remember Paul, Sally, David, Frank, Fred, Mardie, Robert, Edward, Kenneth, Gordon, Noel, Arden and Helen – Timothy and…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 5th May 2015, 10:03
Replies: 39
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Lookleft pops up againThanks Lookie-left!!I was not going to raise this again, with the last thread I commenced being shut down – [Lockhart River 10 years on]…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 2nd May 2015, 11:06
Replies: 13
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The whole story pleaseMaybe a quote from the Coroners report is worthwhile, which doesn’t seem to match your take*ronbar**:
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 1st May 2015, 09:56
Replies: 13
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Lockhart River………10 years on7th May 2005 must be rememberedNow it is 10-years since the Lockhart River tragedy. (http://vocasupport.com/lockhart-river-10-years-on/)The tragedy that is Lockhart River still has serious…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 28th Apr 2015, 08:49
Replies: 65
Views: 9,731
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CASA castigated by the OmbudsmanCASA, Coroner’s Courts and the Ombudsman
Here’s the latest investigation into casa, this time by the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 25th Apr 2015, 10:33
Replies: 25
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry, as was mccormickThat casa continues in the same vein as before – “….we need more time to respond!! etc, etc…..” is shown in fort fumble’s latest monthly missive.There must be two world’s Sunny, ours and…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 17th Apr 2015, 13:46
Replies: 46
Views: 4,613
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CASA, Coroner’s Courts and the OmbudsmanHere’s the latest investigation into casa, this time by the Ombudsman, with a report released on 15th April 2015.Report released by Australian Ombudsman – casa and the coroner courts…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Mar 2015, 17:35
Replies: 16
Views: 2,712
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Distinctly a “Crock”No doubt now that casa is completely inept and also this Steve Creedy article…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Mar 2015, 14:27
Replies: 25
Views: 4,119
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Dangerous dicussion given AVMEDA discussion needed, but none the less a dangerous one.Pehaps looking at the issues of why and how people are characterised to become pilots is more important, as anyone can be subject to, as…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Mar 2015, 14:14
Replies: 816
Views: 186,537
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ron and the smsHi ron, was it not you who did the sms for the op??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 12th Mar 2015, 20:03
Replies: 20
Views: 6,155
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Downloaded from ASIC on 5th February 2014Downloaded from ASIC on 5th February 2014 Well, well, well!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 12th Mar 2015, 19:59
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Views: 126,906
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Minister is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so was mccomickyep and a read of the release is here (http://vocasupport.com/no-to-mccormick-as-chief-of-icao/)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th Mar 2015, 12:53
Replies: 142
Views: 25,700
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PorterHere is Mark’s e-mail address. Please ensure that you remind him of what actually happens in his broken organisation. I have, we must.His choice whether anything actually happens!!Mark will…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th Mar 2015, 19:07
Replies: 6
Views: 2,146
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RIP BernieI never met you Bernie, but I know on listening in-person to the PelAir inquiry of the effects of a regulator who hid things and failed in properly surveilling the operator – PelAirI know Bernie…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 27th Feb 2015, 15:52
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Views: 186,537
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CP’s, asa, casa and atsb – Whereto PelAirWell an interesting night at the senate, sorry not to take an earlier position.However, MrDak put in his place, asa exposed, casa’s new ceo has an odd take on ridding us of the CVD issue,…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 23rd Feb 2015, 11:00
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Views: 126,906
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Top job JohnWell done, but no relaxing by the industry.Decision is here. (http://vocasupport.com/casa-loses-the-cvd-case/)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Feb 2015, 17:02
Replies: 175
Views: 27,428
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Bankstown, secondary airports – The Future??In the last two senate estimates, there have been some serious questions about Bankstown, Archerfield and the other secondary airports.The news as most who use these airports from time to time is…
Forum: Fragrant Harbour 16th Feb 2015, 15:47
Replies: 95
Views: 29,011
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49ers and mccomickJust a reminder of this long running fued finalised in 2012.49?s and the Star Chamber | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/49s-and-the-star-chamber/)and the following…

Forum: Fragrant Harbour 15th Feb 2015, 08:13
Replies: 10
Views: 6,582
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49ersRecent information on Assistance to the Aviation Industry | Involving problems with the Regulator (http://www.vocasupport.com)Search for Cathay Pacific.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Feb 2015, 08:07
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Views: 126,906
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casa does not get it!More micro management control???
10th Feb 2015, 07:23
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Views: 186,537
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The PelAir Supreme Court storyThe PelAir Supreme Court story is a complex one and the following was written by a person who was in the Supreme Court last week.Karen Casey, David Helm and CareFlight in the NSW Supreme Court…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th Feb 2015, 18:55
Replies: 816
Views: 186,537
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PalAir and the Supreme CourtSorry to miss you all, but was thread banned on the MH-370. Must have been something I ate!!Anyway, my reading has got better and there is information popping up about the Supreme Court hearing:…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 31st Jan 2015, 11:16
Replies: 816
Views: 186,537
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M and M’s for allThought these may have multiplied by reading the posts:http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/M-and-Ms.jpg
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Jan 2015, 20:08
Replies: 816
Views: 186,537
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Sharp = National National TreasurerYes Megle, that is the case. Posted that information a few weeks ago.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Jan 2015, 14:31
Replies: 816
Views: 186,537
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Ho EddieEver heard of “…payback…”, …favours…”??Influence???
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 20th Jan 2015, 15:09
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
REX Board membersFound another Klan article, which in part says:The Klan article…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Jan 2015, 11:55
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Views: 2,061
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ASIC and Security InquiryThis is being discussed at:http://www.pprune.org/pacific-general-aviation-questions/554258-airport-aviation-security-senate-inquiry.html#post8815862mods can you combine the two threads please.

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 19th Jan 2015, 14:33
Replies: 303
Views: 224,392
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Mr. Skidmore makes the casa web pageWell it must be happening, now to find out just what.The following article gives some idea as to the slow progress happening.Maybe casa don’t want to acknowledge Mr. Skidmore’s presence….

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Jan 2015, 15:33
Replies: 35
Views: 3,114
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Is the mccomic YAK available??Been looking, but has not popped up in Aviation Trader yet!!
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Jan 2015, 15:29
Replies: 15
Views: 1,911
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Pens to the ready [keyboards as well]Due on 16th January 2015
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th Jan 2015, 17:27
Replies: 49
Views: 13,349
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Coroners report released todayThe report is available now and has been downloaded to:Coroners report – Uscinski-20141229 (http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/cif-uscinski-20141229.pdf)and comments at:…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 8th Jan 2015, 20:31
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Matters Bankstown and SecurityThe Bankstown master plan (http://vocasupport.com/what-is-hidden-in-the-bankstown-master-plan/) recieves miniscule support this week.A lot of questions to be asked as Master sarcs points out.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jan 2015, 20:14
Replies: 15
Views: 1,911
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Airport and aviation security – Senate InquiryThe Senate has a closing date for this on 16 January 2015The Senate motion was as follows:I understand hearings are to be in first week of February 2015.

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jan 2015, 08:44
Replies: 303
Views: 224,392
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Slightly off topic – Worth a thoughtFound this today and worth a thought:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Jan 2015, 11:03
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Views: 224,392
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CEO availabilityWhy not aotw, he is the one who said that he “…would always be available to talk to the aviation community…”.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Jan 2015, 04:14
Replies: 49
Views: 13,349
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Accident – ATSB dataThe following is from the atsb website on data snet to RAAus:http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/gympie-replica-spitfire-atsb-ae2010098.pdfMTF

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 2nd Jan 2015, 13:42
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Police reportPolice press release:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 2nd Jan 2015, 13:26
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Views: 13,349
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Coroner delivers verdictBarry Uninski was cleared of blame by the Coroner in a finding at Maroochydore.The Coroner was scathing of casa [again]The Gympie Times article reported on the accident….

Forum: Rumours & News 31st Dec 2014, 06:07
Replies: 3,333
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Latest on ABC – OzABC Oz news:AirAsia QZ8501: Multiple bodies, wreckage recovered in search for missing plane
(http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-12-30/airasia-qz8501-debris-spotted-is-from-plane-official/5993438)…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Dec 2014, 10:18
Replies: 1,736
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Is JA a truthful person??It does it matter.I agree with you Sunny,
That is Mr. Skidmore’s prime task.I am prepared to give him a hand and can give him at least 100 names now, to be removed and to start the…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 28th Dec 2014, 18:24
Replies: 303
Views: 224,392
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Instruments – Are these properly used by casa??UU8 – no way we can be up to date on these matters.Been browsing on the internet over the past few days to make some sense out of the Instrument mess.There are 2681 instruments repealed or…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 23rd Dec 2014, 07:03
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
22nd December 2014 – South West Helicopters and Parkes ShireThe following judgement was released yesterday in the NSW Supreme Court. Makes for some interesting reading (http://vocasupport.com/pelair-responsibility-and-the-law/).The full pdf file is here…
Forum: Jet Blast 22nd Dec 2014, 14:00
Replies: 2
Views: 1,544
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Xmas cheer from the IOS [Ills of Society]It is the time of celebration and new words have appeared to an old favourite.Christmas Greetings to the IOS Revenge Theatre Troupe.Learn your lines well, as your judges will be full of…

Forum: Rotorheads 21st Dec 2014, 16:06
Replies: 21
Views: 8,678
Posted By Up-into-the-air
CorrectedThanks bp and up-dated
Forum: Rotorheads 21st Dec 2014, 08:49
Replies: 21
Views: 8,678
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Robinson case – McDermott’s win on appealI have been following this with interest, as the person relied on for McDermott is an AWI – Barry Ogier.The appellant relied on field based LAME’s for evidence.The following summarises the…

18th Dec 2014, 04:42
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Setback announced by OZThe Deputy Prime Minister/ Minister for Transport announced a setback today:MH370 setback in search | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/mh370-setback-in-search/)
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 17th Dec 2014, 13:26
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
The fate of aviation in Oz??Saw the following posted today:http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/DSCN1365-Small.jpgCould do with some thoughtful captions.

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 17th Dec 2014, 13:23
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
New inquiry sought on African crashThis bears some thought that people in aviation do not forget things. We certainly don’t want the PelAir debacle to take 53 years to continue to seek answers and we will not allow that to happen [IOS]
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 17th Dec 2014, 05:26
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Just digging stillNot my work, but the Illustration – The Murky-Machevellian Digs!! : Sturt Krygsman Source: News Corp Australia:…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th Dec 2014, 18:26
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Ethics and Misconduct CommitteTo give the committe it’s full title. However, if the committee has matters referred to it for “mis-conduct”, how can this by premise, be “Ethical”???Surely a tautology??The name must surely…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th Dec 2014, 10:23
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Grrr ASRR = Loss of trust in the RegulatorIn a recent address [National Conference of the Australian Airports Association (http://www.casa.gov.au/SCRIPTS/NC.DLL?WCMS:STANDARD::pc=PC_102327) 23 to 27 November 2014 – Gold Coast …
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Dec 2014, 04:24
Replies: 26
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Mathius Cormann goes the laborialsThe forllowing gives a breakdown of the state of the nation.If mrdak is allowed to run interference, then we will have no meaningful change and without direct changes eg. Immediate removal of…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Dec 2014, 07:57
Replies: 26
Views: 3,802
Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa and atsb to be axed??Will Mathius Corrman announce casa and atsb to be among the axed agencies??If not, why not.We can help him wth reasons for the axing of casa and atsb.

email at:…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 14th Dec 2014, 05:04
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
And who will be left??and will Heff be the one??I need a hero
(http://youtu.be/EasWdq7Njgo)
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Dec 2014, 10:54
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Director, International Standards, Australian Department of Infrastructure and RegionYep Thorny, found the person.Downloaded pdf file on talk and announcement….
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 10th Dec 2014, 08:58
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Yes, lets do the lobbyingFrank, here is the Nationals Federal management committee:
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 9th Nov 2014, 22:38
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Just browsing in 2004 casa annual reportFound the following:Audit and Risk CommitteeAs required by the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997, CASA maintained an audit committee throughout 2004–05 to support effective…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 9th Nov 2014, 03:55
Replies: 38
Views: 8,972
Posted By Up-into-the-air
New Information found on Lockhart RiverThe new DAS has just been announced, but has not yet been seen in the halls of “power” and the bodies still are coming to the surface.In the recent thread a challenge was issued to Mark Skidmore…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 7th Nov 2014, 06:37
Replies: 212
Views: 271,284
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Back on track again!!As I said to Thorbird, recently:Yes the Quadrio matter should be at the top of the heap [for fixing].It is now six years since the alleged occurrence and a run-away investigator, who …

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 7th Nov 2014, 06:30
Replies: 51
Views: 9,880
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and Thorny remove an un-safe finding by the AATYes the Quadrio matter should be at the top of the heap. Now six years since the alleged occurrence and a run-away investigator, who didn’t even look at the weather on the day to see if it co-incided…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Nov 2014, 15:08
Replies: 51
Views: 9,880
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Just on the numbersIn fact, to compare 2006 and 2014, the following applies:
http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/casa-pilot-Numbers.jpg
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Nov 2014, 10:40
Replies: 51
Views: 9,880
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Not just two to go!!Maybe 198 more would be more like it!!
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Nov 2014, 06:14
Replies: 51
Views: 9,880
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and what has been the cost for the aviation industry?I posted in another section (http://www.pprune.org/pacific-general-aviation-questions/473082-casa-economic-control-aircraft-industry-2.html#post7544128) and will update later today the information…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 5th Nov 2014, 10:30
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Pooshan – Is he real ?The following quote from pooshambolic should be remembered for ever:http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Bird-and-Frog.bmp
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th Nov 2014, 19:32
Replies: 142
Views: 25,700
Posted By Up-into-the-air
I am calm HLJust read the releases HL:Civil Aviation Safety Authority – October Special edition 2014 (http://casa.gov.au/scripts/nc.dll?WCMS:STANDARD::pc=PC_102249)and:

New CASA Director of Aviation…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th Nov 2014, 15:14
Replies: 142
Views: 25,700
Posted By Up-into-the-air
DAS – Not at home on Monday morningThe new DAS obviously was not keen to be “in the shop” and was absent on Monday morning.This is not a good look – checked the bosses [miniscule] presso and it did not say last Thursday that the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Nov 2014, 16:06
Replies: 142
Views: 25,700
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and John Quadrio!!to ask about dodgy casa statements and the effect on pilots.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Nov 2014, 15:39
Replies: 204
Views: 11,779
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Media Releases, Journalism and CommentsMedia Releases, Journalism and Comments by bloggers [which includes all of us] will be caught here:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Nov 2014, 08:32
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Views: 25,700
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Yes there are a few who could do the jobBut would:The immediate implementation of the ASRR reccomendations or
The removal of the casa dead-wood.
The removal of the 200 or so staff who are non-performers;
Spending money on…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Nov 2014, 08:00
Replies: 38
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
The control continuesThe following comes from the 2014 annual report, which shows a major increase on a proportional basis of rejected medicals:http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/2014-medicals.jpg…

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3rd Nov 2014, 06:45
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa avoids scrutinyThe following is a statement from the 2014 annual report:http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/2014-scrutiny.jpgChallenge to the new DAS:

Will the new das meet this, because…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Nov 2014, 06:25
Replies: 2
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
2013 – 2014 Annual Report of casaThis was released a short time ago, with the 2014 annual report (http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/casa-2013-14-Annual-Report.pdf) being on-time compared to the 2013 report, which was…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 3rd Nov 2014, 00:16
Replies: 2,687
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Oh yes we know it’s purposePROTECTION:Miniscule;
MrDAK;
Beaker;
Fort FumbleAND of Course:

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 2nd Nov 2014, 17:53
Replies: 261
Views: 171,753
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Phone number pleaseMe Too, or is this the number???AMSA Executive contacts (https://www.amsa.gov.au/about-amsa/organisational-structure/amsa-executive-contacts/)Office of Legal Counsel
Clinton …

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 2nd Nov 2014, 12:18
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Harvey + Lockhart RiverSorry T, missed saying that!!Certainly a way forward for casa to hide documents etc. I notice that Shane is still on the case and the following was published:…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 2nd Nov 2014, 12:13
Replies: 261
Views: 171,753
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Paul publishes about how casa uses informationThis came from the following article, which is worth a full read as to just how casa builds a case to destroy individuals.Shooting the messenger ? analysis | Pro Aviation…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 2nd Nov 2014, 10:47
Replies: 686
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Who is Ian Harvey??Ian Harvey is no external barrister, but the person who has instructed and trained casa legal since at least 1999, the furtherest I have traced him so far.The following quote indicates the…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Oct 2014, 21:06
Replies: 2,687
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Some BackgroundA quick browse on the zoo:The Pilot’s Course – # 113 and Mr. Skidmore
(http://vocasupport.com/who-was-in-the-113-pilots-course-raaf/)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Oct 2014, 17:44
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ALEA have an ideaI am not a member, but the 2013 ALEA survey (http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/25_11_2013_FINAL_Employee_Engagement_Survey_2013.pdf) is interesting:
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Oct 2014, 10:35
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Acronyms – Can be confusing!!Trouble is Sunny, for a lot of people Fort Fumble is quite descriptive.A Fort – Yes and the ramparts are well and truly up against the industryAND:

Fumble – Yes, that is the method that is…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 28th Oct 2014, 15:36
Replies: 204
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
creamer again!!Good advice Eyrie:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 28th Oct 2014, 00:10
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Eldridge Cleaverhttps://d.gr-assets.com/authors/1361321417p2/42661.jpg (https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/42661.Eldridge_Cleaver) “If you are not a part of the solution, you are a part of the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 27th Oct 2014, 15:47
Replies: 3
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The Cairns to Canberra Mission [Mark 2]In the aviation industry, we have had some serious underlying issues. These issues are likely to cause terminal problems if not properly dealt with by the regulator.Since the Mission started,…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 24th Oct 2014, 15:46
Replies: 1,736
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and the Caravan reached the Senate EstimatesI watched with interest, while sitting at the back of the Senate hearing room, Mrdack, Farquartson, Dolan being grilled by the Senator’s.The amount of time used earlier in the day by Senator…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 24th Oct 2014, 15:00
Replies: 204
Views: 11,779
Posted By Up-into-the-air
creamer posts again – Not at work??It amazes that CP can post in work hours and paid for by the community!!Explain this post CP:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Oct 2014, 09:59
Replies: 12
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa’s examples of good regulationThe current Part 61 is how casa do this of course.Put references to “operators”, which has no relevance, then over 800 pages of “stuff” and a Manual of “Standards” of over 800 pages as well.
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 20th Sep 2014, 19:44
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Still waitingOf course!!! .
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 11th Sep 2014, 12:48
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Link to 2RN progammeHere is the link yr-right:Coal to remain biggest fuel source into the future: US expert – RN Breakfast – ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 10th Sep 2014, 09:53
Replies: 57
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
RFS OperationsIf these are removed from Crookwell, having also serious flight time in the region, there will be increased:Costs;
Time to response;
Risks to pilots and aircraftRemember, Crookwell…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th Sep 2014, 10:28
Replies: 176
Views: 7,563
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Accounting for CO2 production in AustraliaMy understanding has always been that Australia has taken “CO2” in coal production by us in calculating total C production as a “world production” basis. A bit hard to find the actual reference, as…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Sep 2014, 19:02
Replies: 176
Views: 7,563
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Keep it together guys!!For 500N’s benefit, there is data now coming to light that supports yr-right’s argument.Published wery recently at:…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 1st Sep 2014, 17:00
Replies: 52
Views: 10,028
Posted By Up-into-the-air
who maybe who??Nancarrow’s casa board members:Jeff Boyd – Brindabella Airlines, Director RAAA, GA experience, LAME, Flying SchoolAnita Taylor – GFA [Gliding Federation], Anita Taylor, President, Gliding…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 28th Aug 2014, 16:37
Replies: 2,687
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Like this K???https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSQ3wjfBDXkBqxdbWxAONNpwVf8stBZa87hQ7H7pxtTj843LhvH9Q
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 26th Aug 2014, 18:47
Replies: 94
Views: 15,454
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Plain engrishHB,Maybe you should write this stuff, at least is would have a chance of being understandable. :ok:I can “interpret the dross” :{ as well, but issue is this material shuld be well written and…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 26th Aug 2014, 12:27
Replies: 94
Views: 15,454
Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa contribution of clear engrishAn e-mail today:Eh?????????

 

26th Aug 2014, 12:10
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Nothing Yet??The following was on an Instrument published yesterday. Interesting to note these have been done “out-of-phase” with the Parliament.and the “Monthly casa Missive” published by mccomick.
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 14th Aug 2014, 15:56
Replies: 2,687
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThe latest two-finger salute by FF to the Honourable Senators and their PelAir inquiry.Comments are on their way ppruners…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Jul 2014, 08:17
Replies: 2,687
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Ziggy GO!, GO! GO!Well put and the iOS is here, we have been head-butted by experts.BUT:McComick is gone.

Sen X works on.

Sen. Hef and Sterle are supporting you….

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 9th Jul 2014, 09:52
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
To find corruption, follow the money, follow the moneyI rarely agree with creamie, but he is correct as this is about control, not safety.Kharon’s thoughts bear some careful thought, but the problem is still
casa, casa casa.
We need:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jul 2014, 18:08
Replies: 36
Views: 5,231
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Colmar Brunton calls the industryHad a call from Colmar Brunton, lots of questions as to how casa interfaces with the industry and does it communicate well.My response is that: casa do not communicate properly and are seriously…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Jul 2014, 16:30
Replies: 94
Views: 15,454
Posted By Up-into-the-air
What a crock the aat isThe Quadrio case gets another hit (http://vocasupport.com/casa-and-actions-against-the-industry/john-quadrio/) in the ekinci matter.In fact:A. casa never identified the pilot who actually…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Jun 2014, 19:15
Replies: 2,687
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Tx PINAppreciate the edit!!
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Jun 2014, 13:36
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Views: 126,906
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Pooshan – Is he a real “professor”I believe that there is a reasonable question to be raised here. Pooshan is put up as an “expert witness”.Having been in the situation as an expert witness, it is essential to ensure that all the…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Jun 2014, 11:12
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Does Mrdak deserve this ??I will bite K:2008 – Incharge of Pink Batts disaster under then PM – Kevin Rudd := :yuk:2009 – In “charge” of atsb “aberrant” PelAir report, as under Dept. Infrastructure; :=

2009 – In…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 23rd Jun 2014, 08:58
Replies: 31
Views: 11,256
Posted By Up-into-the-air
You are right Frank!!And just to remind us, Fort Fumble and the Dark Side are still spending the money.Here is another “project”:Be nice for the Senators to ask the funding for this and similar.

Maybe they…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Jun 2014, 16:38
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Wonder what peter’s second name is???Maybe Simon????:O:Oand the bit here aroa:I guess HMHB, that means if we don’t get you with the current rules, we will make them harder again, then “we gotcha”

Remember “Pete”, rules do…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 15th Jun 2014, 18:38
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
ASRR reportA breakup of the released submissions reveals that there are over 30% [one-in-three] that wished the submissions to remain confidential.Why is this the case?? A breakup of this shows the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Jun 2014, 20:25
Replies: 19
Views: 4,903
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Downloaded from ASIC on 5th February 2014Well, well, well!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/torresstraitairptyltd5thFebruary2014_zps1fd23273.jpg
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 13th Jun 2014, 15:15
Replies: 1,736
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and onASRR submissions released by Forsyth review | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/asrr-submissions-released-by-forsyth-review/)
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 13th Jun 2014, 14:33
Replies: 215
Views: 106,591
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Border Mail in Albury comes into storyThis was published this morning:Regional aviation – ATR report by ATSB released | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/regional-aviation-atr-report-by-atsb-released/)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jun 2014, 16:30
Replies: 55
Views: 7,737
Posted By Up-into-the-air
A bit more info!!The following relates to the “owner”/ “operator” of YGLB – JF, who is Director of GFTC:http://www.pprune.org/pacific-general-aviation-questions/468812-goulburn-flight-training-centre.html
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Jun 2014, 09:19
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Cockney S should have assisted David ForsythGood to see others are reading of our battle with Fort Fumble (FF) and you might like to read in particular the Aviation Agriculture submission…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Jun 2014, 19:55
Replies: 55
Views: 7,737
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Home phone Number???He only has a mobile, but some of the background is here (http://vocasupport.com/airports/goulburn/) and some of the locals have been warning of this happening …
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 3rd Jun 2014, 12:33
Replies: 1,736
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and the full reportTo be found for download:ASRR Report released by Truss | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/asrr-report-released-by-truss/)or direct from the Infrastructure site…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th May 2014, 10:45
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Spot on Thorny!!My experience with the evil empire has only found 2 people who have kept to their word over the past 20 years.No “feedback” is the mantra and by refusing to re-contact or communicate with the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 27th May 2014, 13:38
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Implication of mccomick statementI listened to the exchange with the Honourable Senator Fawcett, the medical officer and mccomick.Fawcett raised issues of the “Model Litigant” and how casa could justify it’s actions.mccomick…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 26th May 2014, 21:34
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Senator Fawcett grills ATSB head – Dolan in tonights Senate estimatesThe Senate grilling of atsb head beaker has proved interesting, with Senator Fawcett pressing for answers.This gives some up to date material.Senator Fawcett grills ATSB head – Dolan |…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 26th May 2014, 10:23
Replies: 31
Views: 11,256
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Mr. Albanese eh??I try to do the research for us to give proper argument to the discussion:http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/casa899_zps3c7554e5.pngAbout a 25% increase!!

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd May 2014, 08:43
Replies: 36
Views: 5,231
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Who is Colmar Brunton???The following is a reaction to one of their surveys in NZ:I rang their office [02 8873 0888] yesterday and told “..there is no-one here to answer your inquiry…”It just happened to be 1616…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 21st May 2014, 12:13
Replies: 36
Views: 5,231
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Username here – Questions about ppruneYou raise some interesting points UN, but the reason people post here, I believe is that the issues must be raised, are important and should be aired.If you do use your own name [classic case…
26th Aug 2014, 12:10
Replies: 52
Views: 10,028
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Nothing Yet??The following was on an Instrument published yesterday. Interesting to note these have been done “out-of-phase” with the Parliament.and the “Monthly casa Missive” published by mccomick.
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 14th Aug 2014, 15:56
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThe latest two-finger salute by FF to the Honourable Senators and their PelAir inquiry.Comments are on their way ppruners…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Jul 2014, 08:17
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Ziggy GO!, GO! GO!Well put and the iOS is here, we have been head-butted by experts.BUT:McComick is gone.

Sen X works on.

Sen. Hef and Sterle are supporting you….

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 9th Jul 2014, 09:52
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
To find corruption, follow the money, follow the moneyI rarely agree with creamie, but he is correct as this is about control, not safety.Kharon’s thoughts bear some careful thought, but the problem is stillcasa, casa casa.
We need:

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jul 2014, 18:08
Replies: 36
Views: 5,231
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Colmar Brunton calls the industryHad a call from Colmar Brunton, lots of questions as to how casa interfaces with the industry and does it communicate well.My response is that: casa do not communicate properly and are seriously…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Jul 2014, 16:30
Replies: 94
Views: 15,454
Posted By Up-into-the-air
What a crock the aat isThe Quadrio case gets another hit (http://vocasupport.com/casa-and-actions-against-the-industry/john-quadrio/) in the ekinci matter.In fact:A. casa never identified the pilot who actually…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Jun 2014, 19:15
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Tx PINAppreciate the edit!!
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Jun 2014, 13:36
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Pooshan – Is he a real “professor”I believe that there is a reasonable question to be raised here. Pooshan is put up as an “expert witness”.Having been in the situation as an expert witness, it is essential to ensure that all the…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 29th Jun 2014, 11:12
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Does Mrdak deserve this ??I will bite K:2008 – Incharge of Pink Batts disaster under then PM – Kevin Rudd := :yuk:2009 – In “charge” of atsb “aberrant” PelAir report, as under Dept. Infrastructure; :=

2009 – In…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 23rd Jun 2014, 08:58
Replies: 31
Views: 11,256
Posted By Up-into-the-air
You are right Frank!!And just to remind us, Fort Fumble and the Dark Side are still spending the money.Here is another “project”:Be nice for the Senators to ask the funding for this and similar.

Maybe they…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Jun 2014, 16:38
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Wonder what peter’s second name is???Maybe Simon????:O:Oand the bit here aroa:I guess HMHB, that means if we don’t get you with the current rules, we will make them harder again, then “we gotcha”

Remember “Pete”, rules do…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 15th Jun 2014, 18:38
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
ASRR reportA breakup of the released submissions reveals that there are over 30% [one-in-three] that wished the submissions to remain confidential.Why is this the case?? A breakup of this shows the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Jun 2014, 20:25
Replies: 19
Views: 4,903
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Downloaded from ASIC on 5th February 2014Well, well, well!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/torresstraitairptyltd5thFebruary2014_zps1fd23273.jpg
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 13th Jun 2014, 15:15
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and onASRR submissions released by Forsyth review | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/asrr-submissions-released-by-forsyth-review/)
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 13th Jun 2014, 14:33
Replies: 215
Views: 106,591
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Border Mail in Albury comes into storyThis was published this morning:Regional aviation – ATR report by ATSB released | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/regional-aviation-atr-report-by-atsb-released/)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jun 2014, 16:30
Replies: 55
Views: 7,737
Posted By Up-into-the-air
A bit more info!!The following relates to the “owner”/ “operator” of YGLB – JF, who is Director of GFTC:http://www.pprune.org/pacific-general-aviation-questions/468812-goulburn-flight-training-centre.html
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Jun 2014, 09:19
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Cockney S should have assisted David ForsythGood to see others are reading of our battle with Fort Fumble (FF) and you might like to read in particular the Aviation Agriculture submission…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Jun 2014, 19:55
Replies: 55
Views: 7,737
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Home phone Number???He only has a mobile, but some of the background is here (http://vocasupport.com/airports/goulburn/) and some of the locals have been warning of this happening …
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 3rd Jun 2014, 12:33
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and the full reportTo be found for download:ASRR Report released by Truss | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/asrr-report-released-by-truss/)or direct from the Infrastructure site…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th May 2014, 10:45
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Spot on Thorny!!My experience with the evil empire has only found 2 people who have kept to their word over the past 20 years.No “feedback” is the mantra and by refusing to re-contact or communicate with the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 27th May 2014, 13:38
Replies: 686
Views: 126,906
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Implication of mccomick statementI listened to the exchange with the Honourable Senator Fawcett, the medical officer and mccomick.Fawcett raised issues of the “Model Litigant” and how casa could justify it’s actions.mccomick…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 26th May 2014, 21:34
Replies: 2,687
Views: 773,155
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Senator Fawcett grills ATSB head – Dolan in tonights Senate estimatesThe Senate grilling of atsb head beaker has proved interesting, with Senator Fawcett pressing for answers.This gives some up to date material.Senator Fawcett grills ATSB head – Dolan |…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 26th May 2014, 10:23
Replies: 31
Views: 11,256
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Mr. Albanese eh??I try to do the research for us to give proper argument to the discussion:http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/casa899_zps3c7554e5.pngAbout a 25% increase!!

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd May 2014, 08:43
Replies: 36
Views: 5,231
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Who is Colmar Brunton???The following is a reaction to one of their surveys in NZ:I rang their office [02 8873 0888] yesterday and told “..there is no-one here to answer your inquiry…”It just happened to be 1616…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 21st May 2014, 12:13
Replies: 36
Views: 5,231
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Username here – Questions about ppruneYou raise some interesting points UN, but the reason people post here, I believe is that the issues must be raised, are important and should be aired.If you do use your own name [classic case…
16th May 2014, 20:42
Replies: 4
Views: 1,319
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Sunny will the next inquiry be another Lockhart Rivet??Hopefully not, but noone expected over 200 hundred house fires or four deaths and no reactions ‘ by those entrusted by the public.
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th May 2014, 18:31
Replies: 4
Views: 1,319
Posted By Up-into-the-air
MrDak – Infrastructure Head questioned in Batt’s InquiryMike Mrdak [Mrdack] has been questioned and identified in the current pink batts inquiry.Kevin Rudd named Mrdak as the public servant responsible in the current inquiry as being the “King Crat”….
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th May 2014, 12:58
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Still asking where is the $89.9m Mr MrdackWell the actual budget papers reveal some interesting stuff – amongst those is no change in the fuel excise and a fall in staff numbers of 22.This article gives a good summary and some real…
Forum: Rotorheads 10th May 2014, 12:22
Replies: 21
Views: 8,678
Posted By Up-into-the-air
R22 washup from May 2004 crashThe following was posted about May 2004:In March 2014, the following emanated from the Court action:R22 helicopters, LAME?s, Owners and legal actions | Assistance to the Aviation Industry…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 10th May 2014, 08:59
Replies: 215
Views: 106,591
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Worth a revisit of the Senate Xenophon inquiry??The May 2011 inquiry involves some of the issues you raise. Doubtless Kelpie would be interested in these ATR occurrences.Here is some reading that may be useful….
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th May 2014, 10:47
Replies: 39
Views: 4,687
Posted By Up-into-the-air
NSW Supreme Court of Appeal judgementThe following relates to the Campbell v. Hay appeal on the Jabiru accident in training and bears serious thought:The full judgement is difficult to find and is uploaded…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 7th May 2014, 15:53
Replies: 22
Views: 4,137
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and more, and mooreFrom:CASA mailing lists <noreply@casa.grapevine.com.au (https://email22.secureserver.net/webmail.php?login=1#)>(Add as Preferred Sender (https://email22.secureserver.net/webmail.php?login=1#))…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 5th May 2014, 11:50
Replies: 22
Views: 4,137
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 5th May 2014, 10:16
Replies: 22
Views: 4,137
Posted By Up-into-the-air
McComick strikes againhttps://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcROLOXs1xwulaKZ0CXm9RZ2PI2KjQTzVJ1dah7qgKLbMfXoMjQFUAThis morning’s missive, which takes us away from schedule 5 and what a LAME/ owner should…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 4th May 2014, 09:30
Replies: 38
Views: 8,972
Posted By Up-into-the-air
ASA – Differences lodged with ICAOThis is “of course” covered by the “differences lodged with ICAO”.The research into this avoidable accident, showed that ASA updated the approach when the time for any litigation had passed.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th May 2014, 09:25
Replies: 22
Views: 4,137
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Taking responsibility is often hardDU8 – The issue here is for RESPONSIBILITY to be taken by casa, not:Avoidance;
Obtusification;
Misleading statements;
False evidence etc etc
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd May 2014, 20:02
Replies: 22
Views: 4,137
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Players in the pprune stableA re-introduction to some of the players in the aviation comments market in Australia [with lots of apologies to the original authors]:Kharon – Ferryman of the Dead
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 30th Apr 2014, 19:47
Replies: 8
Views: 1,538
Posted By Up-into-the-air
The In-House AdvisorProbably Minister Truss has the best in-house adviser who has sat in Parliament for a long time:http://www.senator.fawcett.net.au/wpimages/wpe519de0d_06.png…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 30th Apr 2014, 14:07
Replies: 8
Views: 1,538
Posted By Up-into-the-air
What a waste of an opportunity Minister TrussAn hour went by and it took over 20 minutes until Truss even mentioned Badgery’s Creek, but then more as a “big road” and an advantage to jobs after completion compared to roads.Then nothing…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 30th Apr 2014, 09:19
Replies: 38
Views: 8,972
Posted By Up-into-the-air
casa still has serious answers with LHRThe LHR tragedy should never have happened and is attributable to the regulator casa, failing to undertake it’s proper surveillance, allowing operations to breach the CAAct and as exposed through…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 28th Apr 2014, 16:26
Replies: 8
Views: 1,538
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Minister Truss to address Press Club on 30th AprilMr. Truss has an appointment with the press club in Canberra on Wednesday at 12..30 PM. These are normally broadcast on ABC-24.The following is from the Press Club site:The press Club invites…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 25th Apr 2014, 11:29
Replies: 1,736
Views: 264,673
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Where is the $89.9m from the excise levied on industry?The following is part of the second reading debate by Truss, on an increase in excise, designed to be “pushed through” by Albanese and Swan attached to the 2010 budget to remove discussion.Truss…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 21st Apr 2014, 20:13
Replies: 13
Views: 2,284
Posted By Up-into-the-air
and Where is the $89m???Here is a little puzzle for everyone, being Easter and we have time to reflect on lots of things.As you all know, there was a recent inquiry by the Senate, which uncovered a report by a “Roger…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Apr 2014, 15:53
Replies: 13
Views: 2,284
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Certainly no joking matterCorrect Hempy!Acronym’s, Acronym’s
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Apr 2014, 15:03
Replies: 13
Views: 2,284
Posted By Up-into-the-air
Why oh Why – A new casa??Browsing and a TV advert took me to the following:
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 15th Apr 2014, 10:01
Replies: 2,687
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PelAirDon’t forget, the Senate inquiry was the one that …discovered… the following:1. Failure by PelAir to 20.11 the crew;2. That the life-jackets mal-functioned;

3. That the PelAir fuel…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 14th Apr 2014, 21:36
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casa anyone?? what is their obligation?? in thisThe following is from the “new AC” on ADSB:and at:Question is – Why do we have casa at all, when they are relying on asa????

and the Safety Case??

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 14th Apr 2014, 19:21
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThe road to the local airport: (http://vocasupport.com/if-casa-and-mrdak-have-their-way/)http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/c596b88c-93ce-47d5-a992-02c02b358dad_zps0ada6696.jpg
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 10th Apr 2014, 10:44
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Was there an AD for this??If I remember, there was an incident at Walget, where the seat moved back on a “flyover” and pull out.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 1st Apr 2014, 18:28
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Safety CaseFrom this one – Where is the safety case casa??Yes sunny:and, where is the safety case??

31st Mar 2014, 19:47
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PelAirYes Dick –
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 31st Mar 2014, 19:43
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Max HazeltonThankyou Max for welcoming me into the world of aviation some 20 odd years ago.I know Max as the gentleman who opened the door into his business for me and then as a “fly-in” aviator for fuel.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 30th Mar 2014, 12:34
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Location??I don’t know and there wasn’t a clue as to where it was – A little puzzle!!
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 30th Mar 2014, 10:48
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Not my photo, but where is it??https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/t1.0-9/10155080_630097107071013_2139522846_n.jpg
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 25th Mar 2014, 18:02
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Estimates Hansard, 29 May 2013, p. 148 Committee met at 9:00.Great post sarcs and the following is straight from Hansard (http://vocasupport.com/john-mccormick-and-senator-ian-mcdonald-fear-of-retribution/):Full download from Hansard….
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 25th Mar 2014, 16:21
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryHere is the latest skull monthly “rant”.Obviously, skull has forgotten the ICAO audit, the PelAir debacle and of course the Lockhart River problems.Remember, the ICAO/ FAA audit of casa…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 22nd Mar 2014, 22:35
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThe following, from a speech in Parliament in 31 October 2006 by Senator McLucas:Goes further to the “fabric of government” and the failure to get proper management by casa and atsb and the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Mar 2014, 09:24
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Another 4.58PM FAX??The full release is:I hope this is not going to turn out like other “investigations”, where the organisation is:”GUILTY COZ we said so”

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 21st Mar 2014, 09:30
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PelAir responseA summary of the response is at:Summary of PelAir Government response (http://vocasupport.com/summary-of-pelair-government-response/)…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 21st Mar 2014, 01:32
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US-FAR’s PleaseEnough talk already, well done Senator Xenophon and team.The aviation world really does know what is needed and it is to get rid of the rubbish that remnants of the 2-airline policy have left us,…
Forum: Rotorheads 20th Mar 2014, 09:49
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The following has just turned up: Quadrio…The following has just turned up:Quadrio witness used by CASA turns up in Court in Cairns (http://vocasupport.com/quadrio-witness-used-by-casa-turns-up-in-court-in-cairns/)and another for…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 19th Mar 2014, 12:15
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryStill not on the AOC list, a breach of CAR 210 and 206??Surely casa should be looking at this one.Current ASIC information below:

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Mar 2014, 17:28
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Terms of Reference – ATSB Brief to TSB of CanadaQuestion sarcs – What were the TOR issued to TSB of Canada and why have these not been made public.That the victims have not been interviewed probably gives the answer to this question!!Love…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Mar 2014, 09:18
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casa and atsb – The waste and failure to meet ICAO requirementsHave talked to the Member for Kooyong, Josh Frydenberg about this and he has casa on the list.Remember though, this is largely industry money and in the 2012 year, $110m came from the Aviation…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 17th Mar 2014, 02:12
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Casa misuse of regsHere is one of the basic misuse of power we have seen.The AAT does not even have to abide by proper evidence rules either allowing a rogue regulator to produce rubbish argument to support a not…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 17th Mar 2014, 01:24
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Casa are anti competitiveSpot on Leadie The GAF story is a shocker and I been told before Mahindra came in as white knight. AMROBA has lots of examples. Casa’s complicate in the damage and fallout to industry. The ASRR must…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 16th Mar 2014, 13:51
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Hi clintonPerhaps you need to give Creamie a leg up and show him where his expose [posted for you here (http://www.pprune.org/8379873-post605.html)] could give proper direction to the industry, rather than…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th Mar 2014, 09:26
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Never, ever give uphttps://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcS6deYU5MASl8Ntkrnox7sNYSntSoP83ITOelpAXrRgTbkNPmlX
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Mar 2014, 08:52
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Talking about the EnemyMy thought as well DHP – casa dude eh??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Mar 2014, 08:48
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The keen aviatorsHere is the view of the paddock Jaba, as the aircraft just started to move:http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/WrightFlyerTakeoffrun_zps61498a5d.jpgJust a fantastic day and the…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Mar 2014, 00:54
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Hi clintonI did a google search tonight and found the following:AMSA Executive contacts (http://www.amsa.gov.au/about-amsa/organisational-structure/amsa-executive-contacts/)Office of Legal Counsel

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Mar 2014, 00:40
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Thumbs up NarromineCorrect!! with the placebut, Pilot was the gentleman from Scone, Col Pay.On the day, the casa dudes threatened all the people who were in the paddock – coz they were in danger.

The day was…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Mar 2014, 16:12
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One for you JabbaWho was the pilot and where??http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/DSCN1488_zps78a2b021.jpg
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Mar 2014, 15:53
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Devil Who was this Creamie???THE HEADLINE “AIRHEAD DOES Bellyflop” appeared on page 13 of a national newspaper, followed by a report that ………….. , the general manager of general aviation operations at the Civil…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Mar 2014, 18:54
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Effect of Regulator?? and the FF fumbleThe latest AC from today: (http://www.casa.gov.au/wcmswr/_assets/main/rules/1998casr/060/060c02.pdf)Where is the local field office??Didn’t Fort Fumble close all these.

I wonder if the…

13th Mar 2014, 18:36
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Quadrio and the casa witnessThe following is the casa witnesses latest exploits:http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/coglanmarch11th2014_zps80d16575.png
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 11th Mar 2014, 20:19
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Summary of Publicly available submissionsHere they are:Summary is: (http://vocasupport.com/election/regulatory-review-2013/asrr-submissions/)The new regs have it – US-FAR’s best;
Re-write the Acts

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th Mar 2014, 01:38
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casa’s information debacleAlways an issue where there appears to be removal of information.There was a recent mob in the 1930 and 1940’s! like that wasn’t there?Is this the new new??

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 6th Mar 2014, 16:08
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creamie postA goooooggul search of creamies post gives the following basically “word -for -word”Is this the one creamie???…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 28th Feb 2014, 07:46
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DAMP process – casa’s wrong method – legal implicationsWell another project, because the reg was wrong:I think that this has happened because casa had the wrong protocol for where a person was tested, the work environment and the ultimate legality…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 28th Feb 2014, 06:41
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More AVMED problemsI was browsing the CASA web site, which seems to have more and more “missing pages” following a search than ever before, with easily found stuff just not being there anymore and found the following. …
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 26th Feb 2014, 14:48
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More AVMED problemsThe following post illustrates the RAus view (http://www.recreationalflying.com/threads/casa-raaus-relationship.113621/page-4#post-414087)
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 25th Feb 2014, 13:54
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creamie, we will help you find the ICCPhillip Reiss seems to know the ICC [APOA 2013 Presidents reply] : (http://www.aopa.com.au/magazine/2013/12/columns/from-the-president/)Now you have a name – maybe you can answer the question.
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 25th Feb 2014, 06:34
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CreamieAnd where oh where is the ICC gone??Oh where oh where indeed??Like to tell us creamie??

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 24th Feb 2014, 15:12
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and, CreamieScript [written large] by mrdackio.Thumb your noses at the Senator’s!!Refer to the TSB Canada [far enough away]

Looks like you did something Beaker – even change your looks

Throw a…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 24th Feb 2014, 13:49
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24th February 2014 Senate EstimatesThis is currently happening:Senate estimates and casa answers have just been posted: (http://vocasupport.com/avmed-casa-fol…dames-to-issue/ ‎)In part, skull throws out scraps to aviation…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 24th Feb 2014, 13:44
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24th February 2014This is happening today and sith mrdak has protected Beaker on a number of occasions.Interesting read from Hansard when it comes out.The following current post has come out…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 23rd Feb 2014, 09:36
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Pro-Aviation calls for new RegulationsPro-Aviation has made the case that fully supports that:The US-FAR’s should be introduced now;The Act [CAA – Civil Aviation Act] must be changed;

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 21st Feb 2014, 15:17
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ALEA Submission to ASRRALEA (http://www.alaea.asn.au/attachments/article/548/ALAEA_Aviation_Safety_Regulation_Review_Submission_20140214.pdf)This submission (http://vocasupport.com/asrr-alea-submission/) follows a…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Feb 2014, 07:16
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Never been in JMc’s officeThis would exlain a few things:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 17th Feb 2014, 09:56
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LAME’s, AME’s and costI don’t have a problem with the hourly cost, it is getting the person to actually do the work in anywhere that is an economical method.The worst charge I had was for a PA31-350, where there was a…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 17th Feb 2014, 06:17
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casa, McCormick and anger managementMaybe it just takes some time for the real person to “out”, but the evidence is there in the case of the 49-ers of the “Friday afternoon FAX” (http://www.pilots.de/ubb/NonCGI/Forum3/HTML/000114.html)…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th Feb 2014, 08:09
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Effect of Regulator?? and the FF fumblePity creamie, but skull never had those requisite qualifications.Then, with his disgraceful display at the AMROBA Archerfield meeting lost any respect that may have remained from industry.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Feb 2014, 16:34
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ALERT, ALERT, ALERTPart 61:Will this dissapear now McCormick is gone??Does the Board have the power to continue??

If the Board thinks it has the power, where is the power in it’s Charter??

Please tell me,…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Feb 2014, 16:24
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Crash and burn + mrdak aided ejectionhttps://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSpo44LP1GxdhBRx4dhKiPmg_QAhvTKctrDoAdts5EEgylu4lOoVg
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Feb 2014, 09:25
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Another FF stuff-upNice to see casa reads pprune (http://www.pprune.org/australia-new-zealand-pacific/527815-truss-aviation-safety-regulation-review-20.html#post8313802):
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Feb 2014, 09:22
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Just Frankly!!Using a tree killing chemical would be best!!but just hope we don’t get “Brush-off” by the WLR and Minister
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Feb 2014, 08:37
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ASRR – Submission by Aerial AgricultureThis really hits the nail on the head:Let’s just do itUS-FAR’s now, then the industry can become inclusive for the first time.

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 11th Feb 2014, 12:35
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Another FF stuff-upFrom todays e-mail stream from FF.FF loses it again – How on earth can there be a “by close of business” reply to a draft AC???:and the link does not work [just the same as the FF…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 6th Feb 2014, 07:59
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You accuse CPBut a little research may just enlighten you and remind us of the process.This comes from the Parliament House web-site.I imagine that this could be relied on CP.

Maybe this is the…

6th Feb 2014, 01:44
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Who writes the Parts?Come on I will bite cpYou well know as others on the thread that the individual departments write and hone the material, submit it via OLC then via AG’s for approval then mrdak [Head of…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 5th Feb 2014, 15:05
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Explain away this pleaseThe following is the people involved in this debacle:Interesting to look at the backgound of the Project Leader:Any comments???

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 5th Feb 2014, 12:09
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Another FF stuff-upJust comes to light from FF by e-mail:Well this is not just the first example of this type of thing.Remember Quadrio had the brief returned and no case to answer.

Problem was FF went on…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 5th Feb 2014, 12:05
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US-FAR’s PleaseHave you not Creamie, really put your finger on the actual problem here. There are tso standards that all owners must abide by in order that an aircraft can be used in an ICAO compliant airspace.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th Feb 2014, 17:45
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Posted By Up-into-the-air
Cost benefit analysis – ADS-BOA:I did find the file which was recently posted on:Cost benefit analysis ATLAS Project 2007 – ADS-B (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2877)

I have not yet found the other file Jaba referred to

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 4th Feb 2014, 07:31
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Time!! gentlemen [and ladies] PleeaaseHere is another one- This has taken 6 years to get to this stage.RollOn the US-FAR’s
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 30th Jan 2014, 12:49
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Just enjoy it TailyANDThanks for the support to the ppruners who are working at a good and proper information flow.UITA

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 26th Jan 2014, 16:27
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atsb – ReportsLookie:Go read the report, ask some questions of non-casa peple that you don’t appear to frequent with (based on your comments and answers) [and when you give them]Then form a real opinion…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 26th Jan 2014, 11:12
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ASRRBrowsing today takes me to the Truss words in Hansard when he announced the “Review”:AND Albanese’s reply:No admission by Albanese of the reply that he never gave to the parliament.

Too…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 26th Jan 2014, 10:11
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A380 ratingsRumour, Rumour, RumourWas there an A380 rating for a senior casa employee allowed for and paid for recently??What is the basis for ratings being paid for by casa??

How does casa relate pay…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 25th Jan 2014, 17:25
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Job Did he have the job done on him??The issue of course Pinky is who caused the changes to atsb?? Was it the angry man??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 25th Jan 2014, 10:12
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atsb gets it wrong again!!Why are we not surprised?Maybe we need a list for themI can start as follows:

Monarch
Whyalla
Benalla
Lockhart River

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 24th Jan 2014, 18:48
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And if casa think there is a risk, casa can…And if casa think there is a risk, casa can always issue a new instrument to cover it.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Jan 2014, 15:28
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The AAT – Frank COXThe Cox CV:He’s the one who knew the “expert witness” in JQ’s case and did not recuse himself.
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Jan 2014, 13:00
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryHere is another little gem :ugh::ugh::The one I like best is:and how does this work??

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Jan 2014, 10:09
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The latest McComickREAD this and weepHow on earth can you really say this John???
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 21st Jan 2014, 08:48
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casa and the prosecution of pilotsMaybe the cause of the turn, is as below – make up your own mind:Exhibit E at 32 seconds |Those Damn Birds – There they are again!! (http://vocasupport.com/?attachment_id=2841)A question…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 21st Jan 2014, 08:06
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casa and the strength of it’s office legal counselThe following about DJ bears some very serious thought, as it demonstrates [and I am aware of other instances where the same mechanism has been used] – “to intimidate..”:
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Jan 2014, 18:58
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ConclusionSame conclusion as a lot of people and a casa FOI [helicopter]
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Jan 2014, 18:06
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QuadrioIf you all would like to see the video that convicted JQ, here it is:Having fun in a Helicopter – YouTubeThe dash is shown and I would like to know from all you armchair specialists:

1….

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Jan 2014, 12:52
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R44’s attract all sortsThe following in a West Australian Court bears a quiet read:CALANDRA -v- CIVIL AVIATION SAFETY AUTHORITY [2013] WASC 411 (18 November 2013)…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 13th Jan 2014, 12:34
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or, just use one of these on them:https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRmwOV5rpprDlQs8A6te1IpOn2eAOyZY0XcCrphfkr7REOqQk0E0NA5vfZ3
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 13th Jan 2014, 12:15
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or Frank[ly] just forget it all and “harmonise”https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Bdk5YuDCcAEwhKb.jpgFrom the t.w.i.t.t.e.r universe:Does your organisation promote #aviation (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23aviation&src=hash) safety? You might…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Jan 2014, 10:04
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Old ARKO you are in the same boat as everyone elseThis popped up now [13th January 2014] – More double-speakQuestion is – Where is the Head of Power Mr. DAS??So you don’t know, well “Off you go”

Really Mr DAS [Mr McComick]

Stop, think…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 13th Jan 2014, 08:37
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryA new casa portal pops up today [13/1/2014] at:Civil Aviation Safety Authority – Regulation reform (http://www.casa.gov.au/RR)Is this the casa response to the Forsyth ASRR??

13th Jan 2014, 07:51
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry Part 61Here is the current [and casa has a “new portal” www.casa.gov.au/RR] (http://www.casa.gov.au.RR])Is this their response to the WLR [ASRR]??And Monday’s missive [13th January 2014]:

AND…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Jan 2014, 08:50
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casa and the strength of it’s office legal counselEver wondered why casa can exert so much pressure both within and outside the system.This article from The Australian deserves a read:The law, lawyers, aviation and the ASRR …

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 9th Jan 2014, 14:02
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThe following was posted, which brings up to date the 2013 data with that of 1997.Here is the data direct:2013 data compared to 1997 of the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2759)…

Forum: Rotorheads 8th Jan 2014, 20:02
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atsb is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is dolanGreat catch JimLA pity the OZ atsb did not get it:VFR Flight Report from CAA UK 2007 Helicopters (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2751)
Why was this not used in the ABC Chopper Report?? …

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Jan 2014, 12:10
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry Part 139This was published today and note the errors that are in this.I guess this is just like the “casa exemptions – all 1700 of them” – They just cannot get it right.lets just have the…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 8th Jan 2014, 11:32
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickWell there must be a review on (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2748):http://www.pprune.org/rotorheads/461136-three-killed-south-australia-helicopter-crash-5.html#post8252641A new review of NVFR!!!

Forum: Rotorheads 8th Jan 2014, 11:23
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casa reply to the atsbThis is the first time I have seen a response to atsb occur so quickly.But will the response just “flutter away”??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Jan 2014, 07:22
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Hear Hear Jabba Just shows how far out of…Hear Hear JabbaJust shows how far out of whack the regs are
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 5th Jan 2014, 06:53
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engrish please casaThe following relates to the CAO 48 [in part] (http://www.comlaw.gov.au/Details/F2013L02192/Download), which is subject to a disallowance motion by Senator Nick Xenophon:It is interesting to…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 1st Jan 2014, 13:56
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casa’s on “hols”Gives us all time to have a good browse of things we have forgotten about.This is a little gem and shows that other people can see some of the problems facing aviation, which are structural as…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 29th Dec 2013, 15:41
Replies: 105
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CASA – THE TUDE DUDESIt is the season for some fun.The exercise here is to see if you can match the -tude to a casa dudeI will start you:

ex-ude

To take a NCN and ensure it is never lost and appears if…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 27th Dec 2013, 16:36
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5000FT vertical seperation to A380That machine is huge, when I went under the flight path of the initial A380 YSCB to YSSY from west to east at 5500FT some years ago.Called departure from CB as FL110 for SY and via CULLERIN,…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 24th Dec 2013, 10:53
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Active projects by casaHere is the current list – how on earth can the industry deal with this??Particularly where none of these are self-exclusive and often require integration with other areas.No wonder we are…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 23rd Dec 2013, 15:48
Replies: 850
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white board?? shelf ware??Which is this one??or is it:white board = shelf ware??

or is it:

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 23rd Dec 2013, 15:44
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moou’sMy bet is mrdack-iooo!!The big boss hog certainly will run top-cover on this one.Maybe he will need to dispatch from an airport!!

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 22nd Dec 2013, 08:24
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The money for casa and atsbWhere does this come from??The following article compares the sources of money (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2689) for casa [~65% direct from the operator – passed onto the user [travelling public/…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Dec 2013, 08:03
Replies: 120
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MMM – Mildura Met MuddleKA new form of mi, mi, mi???
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 22nd Dec 2013, 07:55
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Only a GA pilot with CIRListening to this, I can hear the “ostrich – head in sand” explanation.Remember, head in sand leaves “AR>SE” in air!!Question is:

Was YMIA a suitable airport for an alternate – width,…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 21st Dec 2013, 08:55
Replies: 242
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Location of InstrumentsIt is interesting to see this report by atsb. Finally atsb are looking at location of instruments in the dash and drawing conclusions.And not to be outdone – spatial orientation again!! Surprise,…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 20th Dec 2013, 15:06
Replies: 1,736
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Is the ASRR safe or are we giving information to the evil empire??I sent some information into the ASSR yesterday and the following was on the reply from the “secretariat”:Well??Confidentiallity??

Information flow to the bad guys??

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 19th Dec 2013, 09:12
Replies: 850
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ATSB releases preliminary reportThe following “safety action” (http://vocasupport.com/?page_id=1633) by atsb’s beaker (http://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/2013/aair/ao-2013-100.aspx) gives us the following:
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Dec 2013, 14:55
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casa and atsb just do not get it!!!!!!!!!creamy, FF is not smart enough to do this on their own [nor the beaker] – but not the mighty mrdack.mrdack is the best Sir Humphrey I have seen!!You can fool some of the people some of the…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 17th Dec 2013, 10:50
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casa anyone?? what is their obligation?? in thisThe following is FF’s latest missive by the “venerable” ceo casa:This allows a “click through” on the casa site [www.casa.grapevine.com.au] (http://www.casa.grapevine.com.au])How on earth…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th Dec 2013, 09:17
Replies: 186
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New Pop-upI wonder if there will be a pop-up on the scene straight away??
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 15th Dec 2013, 16:30
Replies: 186
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Effect of Regulator??? on businessWell Korda Mentha certainly is not coy about this one:My bold!!
14th Dec 2013, 16:02
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casa and complaints about AOC operatorsyep and owe a lot of people money on super dodgy promises.Maybe the Navy is on top of the list to pay the bills!!
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 14th Dec 2013, 10:30
Replies: 186
Views: 61,094
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Brindabella GroundingBen Sandilands has the details:NSW regional Brindabella’s turbo-props grounded by CASA | Plane Talking…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Dec 2013, 10:08
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NSW Inquiry into regional aviation servicesThis inquiry has just been announced:LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
(http://vocasupport.com/?p=2650) STANDING COMMITTEE ON STATE DEVELOPMENT (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2650)Inquiry into regional…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Dec 2013, 19:51
Replies: 1,736
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casa Job losses to follow??from creamy:Thats good – There won’t be any problem with getting rid of a pile of casa non-performers then.
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 12th Dec 2013, 13:42
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industryor the CAA-NZ regs, which are at least regionaland WORKING
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 10th Dec 2013, 12:49
Replies: 303
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickPerhaps a series of disallownaces is what is required. Many of the others have slipped through the sticky parliamentary web.Disallow the rest please Senator Xenophon
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 9th Dec 2013, 10:49
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Steve Creedy – Reporting StyleSteve strikes again, with a three column write-up on the new Regulation review,but:Not to be outdone, casa has a four column advertisement and the Regulatory Review a small height two column…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 8th Dec 2013, 13:59
Replies: 105
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casa the bully!!Of course it is still there!McC – ex-raaf and then in the aat you have sqn leader f cox!, then the JQ special witness for casa [but did not reveal his time in the raaf] who just happened to be in…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 6th Dec 2013, 13:55
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryFinally have something to agree with you on creamy in the Inquisition (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2631).The protection is needed as you so allude, and in the Senate estimates, which had serious…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 6th Dec 2013, 09:49
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And of course when you go to read this you find…And of course when you go to read this you find the following:http://i774.photobucket.com/albums/yy27/flyingoz/two-suits-happy_zpsec6b4a77.jpg…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 6th Dec 2013, 09:13
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Is Phillip Reis the Right man??The following is the front page from the current magazine of his organisation:
AOPA Magazine
which shows an advertisement…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 6th Dec 2013, 09:10
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickLatest “news”:The ICC is gone to greener pastures and there has been a new appointee – A Gretchen Bennett.Research tells me that this person has come directly from the Office of Legal Counsel…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 5th Dec 2013, 08:19
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Is AOPA’s Phillip Reiss the right man??The following goes to the issues of representation by AOPA and Phillip ReissThe annual report supplied to ASIC by AOPA is on this link (http://vocasupport.com/?page_id=2624)From the data…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Dec 2013, 14:41
Replies: 105
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickThe casa annual report needs some careful looking at – casa fails to give all the data as to how abd the pilot community relly is and does not reveal this with any useful analysis.I found the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Dec 2013, 13:14
Replies: 74
Views: 9,662
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickand so does the RAAA:The degree to how far out of touch casa is is revealed in the Part 61 debacleand at:

RAAA says ?No to CASA? | Assistance to the Aviation Industry…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 3rd Dec 2013, 13:12
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThe degree to how far out of touch casa is is revealed in the Part 61 debacle and at:RAAA says ?No to CASA? | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2611)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 27th Nov 2013, 21:05
Replies: 79
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I would like to know as well Lockhart River…I would like to know as well Lockhart River Benalla and probably other’s.Thoughts??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 26th Nov 2013, 08:26
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry Part 61The helicopter industry association (http://www.austhia.com) released the following:Read the editorial that was supplied by a member at:Part 61 Industry asks why CASA can?t get it right…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 26th Nov 2013, 06:54
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casa the bullyMaybe this is how we should behave – these kids actually worked out how to deal with the schoolyard bully.Boys band together to stand up for friend – Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 |…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 25th Nov 2013, 08:22
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickThe following gives a breakdown of the way casa goes about it’s business of consultation.This article I have found shows how casa has in it’s “supposed” consultation with industry, muscled the…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 22nd Nov 2013, 16:14
Replies: 31
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t.w.i.t.t.e.r postFrom this: Touchdown at Toowoomba’s new private airport. @tennewsqld (https://twitter.com/tennewsqld)https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BZpA4pACQAAxXpa.jpg
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Nov 2013, 11:25
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casa anyone?? what is their obligation?? in thisThis is the latest at the Senate estimates on 18th November 2013 :
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Nov 2013, 11:16
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casa and part 145From the Senate estimates [18th November 2013]:Senate hearing, CASA and Part 145 ? Engineering Services | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2475)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Nov 2013, 09:06
Replies: 102
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Barrier articlePublished today in Cairns:Barrier Aviation considers separate legal action after withdrawing appeal against CASA decision | Business News | Business and Finance News | | Cairns Post…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 20th Nov 2013, 08:51
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickThe following is from the Hansard of the Senate on Monday [18th November 2013]:In part:The rest is at: Barrier Aviation and Senate estimates Hansard report | Assistance to the Aviation…

 

20th Nov 2013, 08:31
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry:DAs I have said on numerous occassions – casa just don’t get it!!The following says it all:These regs are supposed to be made by a “competent regulator” :rolleyes: :ugh: :ugh:

Roll on the…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 20th Nov 2013, 08:06
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The Mrdak [Mrdac] papersThe following is from the Monday Senate estimates, which gives the answer we need.Albo had the advice from casa and atsb, via Mrdak on 5th June 2013.Parliament was sitting that week and not…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 19th Nov 2013, 08:31
Replies: 1,736
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You would be under the table in the first 5…You would be under the table in the first 5 minutes, based on the rapid fire “On Notice” requests yesterday!!
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 18th Nov 2013, 16:53
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casa and BarrierSome interesting questions by Senator David Fawcett in Senate estimates today.A short summary of these:CASA in Senate estimates hearing McCormick tries to justify slowness | Assistance to the…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 18th Nov 2013, 15:53
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casa and atsb just do not get it!!!!!!!!!I was watching some posts pop up today when the Senate Estimates were on, which give a “summary of the discussion”Aviation and Airports questions in the Senate | Assistance to the Aviation…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 17th Nov 2013, 05:25
Replies: 82
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Hi HHB, Well said, but how do we get away…Hi HHB,Well said, but how do we get away from the fact that casa keep on manipulating the facts to get their preferred result.When there has been a good representative body, casa has…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 16th Nov 2013, 17:51
Replies: 120
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is mccormickGood brief sarcs.The following is the history of the PART 133 [seven years have passed in this one, since the atsb SR] and still not complete, yet casa are loading the industry with a bunch of…
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 16th Nov 2013, 07:58
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casa and atsb just do not get it!!!!!!!!!Well done CP, you indeed have been busy!!How many other Prune watchers from the dark side helped you??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 15th Nov 2013, 11:59
Replies: 79
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryThis has just popped up [1.01PM 15/11/2013]:PZL M18 Dromader Series Aeroplanes (http://casa.grapevine.com.au/lists/lt.php?id=f0UDBg0MAAwHVx9VAgAHTA0IBQgE)AD/PZL/5 Amdt 1…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Nov 2013, 11:31
Replies: 5
Views: 1,430
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mods please mergePlease merge with:http://www.pprune.org/rotorheads/461136-three-killed-south-australia-helicopter-crash-4.html#post8150968
Forum: Rotorheads 14th Nov 2013, 10:18
Replies: 87
Views: 23,431
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Accidents – ATSB dataThe following SR was attached. This has serious implications for NVFR operations [Further comments (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2365)]:and the atsb response:AND further:

Forum: Rotorheads 14th Nov 2013, 09:40
Replies: 87
Views: 23,431
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atsb – ReportsReport released today, with some serious implications for NVFR and IFR and Charter OPSABC Chopper Report | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2365)
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 14th Nov 2013, 08:48
Replies: 120
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atsb – ReportsThe ABC chopper report has been releasedInvestigation: AO-2011-102 – VFR flight into dark night involving Aérospatiale, AS355F2 (Twin Squirrel) helicopter, VH-NTV, 145 km north of Marree, SA on…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 12th Nov 2013, 16:47
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casa and the australianI am still waiting for a phone call back from Steve, when I called him in July this year to ask him why the australian was carrying advertisements from casa.I cannot see how the australian can…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 11th Nov 2013, 18:41
Replies: 82
Views: 7,001
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a.o.p.aIt took you guys that long to work it out.It is a real pity that it had to go down that track. I have been a member of US-a.o.p.a and it is a great organisation.Not due to the pilot…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 11th Nov 2013, 12:16
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atsb is out of touch with the Aviation Industry and so is dolanHere is another “quality” report by atsb – Just released (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2357)Worth the $150K sarcs??
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 11th Nov 2013, 04:13
Replies: 82
Views: 7,001
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casa. long live the fax brigadeWell said leadieand for interest: Regulatory reform? CASA costs $250 million so far | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2360)A. O. P. A – RIP. and the guilders…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 11th Nov 2013, 03:48
Replies: 82
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casa. long live the fax brigadeWell said leadieA. I. P. A RIP. and the guilders of the world
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 10th Nov 2013, 18:00
Replies: 82
Views: 7,001
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casa and responsibilityYes Thorny another one
Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 10th Nov 2013, 07:10
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Senate Estimates November 2013From: Estimates daily programs ? Parliament of Australia (http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Senate_Estimates/Estimates_daily_programs)Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport (to be…
Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 10th Nov 2013, 00:58
Replies: 82
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casa and responsibilityGuilders:I wouldn’t “crow” to much about these submissions as I noticed there is a lot of joint membership of both organisations and employees of casa as well are in gapan.Besides which,…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 7th Nov 2013, 08:28
Replies: 79
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casa, atsb and surveillanceThis goes into some of the issues in this.Dromader fleet grounded Why this long?? | Assistance to the Aviation Industry (http://vocasupport.com/?p=2331)I feel for families when the regulator…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 7th Nov 2013, 08:23
Replies: 46
Views: 5,355
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casa and it’s misuse of power Well caught 337.As you remark, no address to the “troops”.I guess if they do go there, such as at the AMROBA meeting in Queensland, there will be difficult questions to ask.

Not nice when…

Forum: The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions 4th Nov 2013, 13:07
Replies: 46
Views: 5,355
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casa is out of touch with the Aviation IndustryFrom casa’s annual report at page 61:Well done casa!!This thread [CASA crows about Social media], started on 27th September 2013, now has 3236 views and 30 posts -5 weeks and 3 days – some 38…

Forum: Australia, New Zealand & the Pacific 4th Nov 2013, 11:15
Replies: 2,687
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casa anyone?? what is their obligation?? in thisI have looked at the casa Annual Report. (http://vocasupport.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/casa-2012-13-Annual-Report.pdf)Come on casa!!For example, at Page 20:

And from this, only the…