Porter Taildraggers

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Porter Taildraggers

Post by Trim Spinner » Wed Jun 26, 2013 7:27 pm

Why do all the posts about Porter tailstrikes disappear? They've had two in the last month, both in the Soo.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by grimey » Wed Jun 26, 2013 7:34 pm

Not a mod and didn't read all of the threads, but I'd guess someone said something stupid, and either a mod noticed or someone from Porter complained. Deleting the thread is easier than defending a libel lawsuit.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by justwork » Fri Jun 28, 2013 5:26 pm

Trim Spinner wrote:Why do all the posts about Porter tailstrikes disappear? They've had two in the last month, both in the Soo.
Two in the last month? Both is the Soo? Huh?
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by ptc » Fri Jun 28, 2013 7:44 pm

A quick search of the CADORS indicates only 1 tail strike within the last month at YAM. Maybe check your facts first
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by Donald » Fri Jun 28, 2013 8:23 pm

Trim Spinner wrote:Why do all the posts about Porter tailstrikes disappear?
Maybe because some shitdisturber starts a thread about taildraggers?
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by GyvAir » Fri Jun 28, 2013 8:30 pm

The thread regarding the May incident in the Soo is still present as well if you look closely... and one from last fall.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by Trim Spinner » Fri Jun 28, 2013 11:56 pm

The one classified as an accident was on landing, now just over a month ago. There was also one during takeoff about a week and a half ago where the crew rotated before V1 in an effort to avoid some birds, and scraped the tail behind the tailstrike sensor.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by YVRDroider » Sat Jun 29, 2013 5:10 am

Trim Spinner wrote:The one classified as an accident was on landing, now just over a month ago. There was also one during takeoff about a week and a half ago where the crew rotated before V1 in an effort to avoid some birds, and scraped the tail behind the tailstrike sensor.
False.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by bmc » Sat Jun 29, 2013 5:57 am

ptc wrote:A quick search of the CADORS indicates only 1 tail strike within the last month at YAM. Maybe check your facts first
Maybe TC is working with Avcanada mods and removing them from the CADORS as well.

Enquiring minds want to know.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by Clodhopper » Sat Jun 29, 2013 9:29 am

Trim Spinner wrote:The one classified as an accident was on landing, now just over a month ago. There was also one during takeoff about a week and a half ago where the crew rotated before V1 in an effort to avoid some birds, and scraped the tail behind the tailstrike sensor.
To paraphrase Mr Burns: I suspect you need more practice operating your computer machine...

CADORS for tailstrike on takeoff

Took all of 10 seconds.
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by Sidebar » Sat Jun 29, 2013 11:46 am

Trim Spinner wrote:Why do all the posts about Porter tailstrikes disappear?
Have they actually disappeared, or are you having difficulty finding them?

Initial post 27 May 2013: http://www.avcanada.ca/forums2/viewtopi ... il#p823331
Initial post 24 Sep 2012: http://www.avcanada.ca/forums2/viewtopi ... il#p780083
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Re: Porter Taildraggers

Post by ptc » Sat Jun 29, 2013 12:52 pm

The tail strike on take off took place in september 2012. So 2 have occurred in the past 9 months
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