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by DCL415
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Confederation College Flight Training
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Re: Confederation College Flight Training

Not a rumor, all Confed, Sault and Seneca are not doing a 2020 intake
by DCL415
Fri May 01, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: IATRA Exam
Replies: 8
Views: 1117

Re: IATRA Exam

I used Sharpers Edge and the "practice questions" in this forum. Took me 2 weeks to prepare while working on the ramp. Easy exam
by DCL415
Sun Apr 26, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Perimeter/Bearskin layoffs
Replies: 20
Views: 5256

Re: Perimeter/Bearskin layoffs

Rooster numbers
by DCL415
Thu Apr 23, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Perimeter/Bearskin layoffs
Replies: 20
Views: 5256

Re: Perimeter/Bearskin layoffs

There are 116 pilots in Perimeter and 44 in Bearskin as far as I know
by DCL415
Tue Apr 21, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Perimeter/Bearskin layoffs
Replies: 20
Views: 5256

Re: Perimeter/Bearskin layoffs

When I left, all were voluntary leaves. But it could have changed since I did.
by DCL415
Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Flight training resumes ? ? ?
Replies: 6
Views: 729

Re: Flight training resumes ? ? ?

Your guess is good as anyone else, we are still in the rising side of the wave
by DCL415
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:04 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: IATRA EXAM
Replies: 3
Views: 728

Re: IATRA EXAM

I wrote it last week of Feb. I used the Sharper Edge book plus some topics in this forum. I studied for it for 2 weeks while working. It is a very easy exam
by DCL415
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Companies Laying off.
Replies: 89
Views: 20592

Re: Companies Laying off.

No layoffs in Perimeter as today, but all training has been cancelled.
by DCL415
Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Perimeter Aviation Interview
Replies: 5
Views: 1680

Re: Perimeter Aviation Interview

Ground to flight or direct entry?
by DCL415
Mon Feb 17, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: CPL Exam Writers - Please read
Replies: 2
Views: 558

Re: CPL Exam Writers - Please read

I studied only with Commercial Pilot Answer Guide and the AIM. Passed no problem. I do not think you need to spend tons on a lot of books
by DCL415
Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Perimeter Shamattawa
Replies: 47
Views: 6267

Re: Perimeter Shamattawa

The aircraft has been back in Winnipeg for a while, the damage doesn't seem substantial
by DCL415
Tue Feb 04, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Anyone from the sault want to state their own opinions of the school?
Replies: 19
Views: 2801

Re: Anyone from the sault want to state their own opinions of the school?

I graduated from the Sault, it is not as stated before. The number of people doing 6th and 7th semester right now is about the average from past years. In MOST of the cases if you are delayed in that program is YOUR own fault. Notice I wrote most, there are always exceptions. A lot of voice messages...
by DCL415
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Jobs for Pilots with 250 HRS In Northwestern Ontatio
Replies: 19
Views: 3742

Re: Jobs for Pilots with 250 HRS In Northwestern Ontatio

Bearskin doesnt as far as I know but Perimeter (they merged a year a go) does for the ramp with the possibility of moving up in 6 months to a year
by DCL415
Sun Jan 19, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Perimeter Shamattawa
Replies: 47
Views: 6267

Re: Perimeter Shamattawa

Perimeter update
by DCL415
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: New North Star Basler Accident (Number 3)
Replies: 116
Views: 16941

New North Star Basler Accident (Number 3)

North Star Air is reporting that one of the company's Basler BT-67 cargo aircraft was involved in an accident near Sachigo Lake, Ontario. The accident happened at approximately 9:10am local time on December 3, 2019. There were no passengers onboard the aircraft and both flight crew members sustained...
by DCL415
Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Where should I get my flight training?
Replies: 8
Views: 1227

Re: Where should I get my flight training?

Beefitarian wrote:
Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:44 am
I have read quite a few Sault graduates work at AirCanada.
Thats true. This year as far as I know 7, last year a even bigger number
by DCL415
Fri Nov 15, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Blue Water Aviation plane down North of Winnipeg
Replies: 63
Views: 11404

Re: Blue Water Aviation plane down North of Winnipeg

Here is the obituary for Jonathan, the pilot.
There is a fund for Keira and Liam (his daughter and son) education.
https://www.soberingfuneralchapel.com/j ... g-friesen/

Rest in peace
by DCL415
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: FTD
Replies: 6
Views: 554

Re: FTD

Flight Training Device (FTD), according to the circular TP9939E is a replica of an aircraft's instruments, equipment, panels and controls in an open flight deck area or an enclosed aircraft cockpit, including the assemblage of equipment and programs necessary to represent the aircraft in ground and ...
by DCL415
Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Aerocourse INRAT Seminar
Replies: 6
Views: 921

Re: Aerocourse INRAT Seminar

I haven't attended one of those courses but I thought the Inrat was the easiest exam of all so far
by DCL415
Sun Oct 20, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Commercial Flight test soon...
Replies: 12
Views: 1251

Re: Commercial Flight test soon...

The only thing you need to have memorized is Va, Vx and Vy. Any other thing you have reference notes, so I made very extensive notes with the reference of the place I took the info from. When I doubted something I told the examiner one sec. looked in to my notes and gave him the answer. He asked whe...
by DCL415
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Snowbird 5 Ejected in Atlanta
Replies: 35
Views: 4305

Re: Snowbird 5 Ejected in Atlanta

Im glad he is safe. Now I can't wait to see what happened.
by DCL415
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Is my vision too bad to be a pilot in Canada?
Replies: 13
Views: 867

Re: Is my vision too bad to be a pilot in Canada?

Go and visit an CAME (Civil Aviation Medical Examiner) and get your medical done. In my understanding while your glasses get you a 20/20 or 20/25 correction you are good to go
by DCL415
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: Recent INRAT writers that used Dauntless app ?
Replies: 7
Views: 866

Re: Recent INRAT writers that used Dauntless app ?

I liked the CANADIAN INSTRUMENT PILOT ANSWER GUIDE, 2ND EDITION, recommended for sure
by DCL415
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: what if one engine fails on twin engined piston aircraft
Replies: 17
Views: 1558

Re: what if one engine fails on twin engined piston aircraft

Victory wrote:
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:17 am
"Zero thrust" settings are usually a bit liberal since the instructor or check pilot doesn't want to die.
Also flight schools want to reduce wear and tear of the engine by not feathering and restarting twice or more per training flight
by DCL415
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: what if one engine fails on twin engined piston aircraft
Replies: 17
Views: 1558

Re: what if one engine fails on twin engined piston aircraft

I got my multi rating this summer and in a very hot day, the piper seminole (PA-44-180)was able to climb single engine (dead engine at zero thrust) at 150fpm at 5000 feet indicate with 3 people on board and 65 gallon of fuel, the calculate single engine service ceiling (climb drops to 50fpm) was apr...

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