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Forum: Safety and Security 03-22-2008, 02:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,442
Posted By MarkHkg
Safety Alert 08010

ISSUED 3/20/2008

SUBJECT: Accomplishing safety-related functions in Part 135 operations
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Forum: Safety and Security 01-27-2008, 02:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,452
Posted By MarkHkg
Safety Alert for Operators: Seat-Belt Visibility

http://www.faa.gov/other_visit/aviation_industry/airline_operators/airline_safety/safo/all_safos/media/2008/SAFO08004.pdf

Subject: Visibility and accessibility of seatbelts for Title 14 Code of...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2007, 04:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,381
Posted By MarkHkg
E-Flight, The accident information is posted at...

E-Flight,
The accident information is posted at
http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20050526X00676&key=1

For me, what was interesting, was that despite the fact the plane ended up IN THE...
Forum: General Discussion 09-19-2007, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,381
Posted By MarkHkg
YouTube Video: Bizarre Corp Jet Company?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2c4mVG81itY

Aside from the lack of uniforms the "flight attendants" wear in this video...they are flying gulfstreams right? So why did the "F/A" say there are only 3...
Forum: General Discussion 09-15-2007, 02:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,521
Posted By MarkHkg
There is a Flight Safety training center there...

There is a Flight Safety training center there that does Corp F/A Training. Apparently they have some good devices there like a plane dunker.

http://www.flightsafety.com/
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2007, 02:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,471
Posted By MarkHkg
Google B767 a go

They're just down the road from me, so if you end up working for Google, give me a shout! :)

http://news.independent.co.uk/world/americas/article2961308.ece
Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2007, 08:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,302
Posted By MarkHkg
It can be tough, particularly with high-end...

It can be tough, particularly with high-end clientele that have particular (or should I say, peculiar?) demands. In one the classes I was in, a corporate f/a told me she had to train two others in a...
Forum: General Discussion 07-25-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,252
Posted By MarkHkg
Have fun at training! I'm sure you will dazzle...

Have fun at training! I'm sure you will dazzle everyone. :mozilla_cool:
Forum: General Discussion 07-25-2007, 12:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,252
Posted By MarkHkg
One carrier I have looked at listed in their...

One carrier I have looked at listed in their procedures, "ABLED-BODIED MEN" specifically... :) But honestly, during recurrent for Corporate, they won't ding you if you say abled body assistant or...
Forum: Safety and Security 07-17-2007, 01:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,010
Posted By MarkHkg
Before a trip (international): - Figure out...

Before a trip (international):

- Figure out how to make an emergency call for fire or police in your destination. Many countries do not use 911, and may use very different variants such as 999,...
Forum: Safety and Security 07-02-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,636
Posted By MarkHkg
I believe it was a US Airways Embraer E-190. ...

I believe it was a US Airways Embraer E-190.

Also check out the in-cabin video of a NWA B-747 gear collapse:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezYMGM_VtFI

You can hear the crew shouting, "bend...
Forum: Safety and Security 07-02-2007, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,636
Posted By MarkHkg
Pax Video of Tailstrike (?)

Yet another good reason why Personal Electronics (I.e. VIDEO CAMERAS!) should be stowed during take off and landing.

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=fd9_1183290852

The video depicts an aborted...
Forum: General Discussion 06-28-2007, 02:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,568
Posted By MarkHkg
Interesting...I had a contract F/A mention this...

Interesting...I had a contract F/A mention this last week. She said that she got a written letter from the company who is contracting her, saying that the French visa was required for her trip....
Forum: Safety and Security 04-14-2007, 03:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,781
Posted By MarkHkg
I think what surprises me about the study is that...

I think what surprises me about the study is that it did not actually tell us with PBE brand was used. There are about 4-5 different brands of PBE in use across the globe.

I'm guessing -- and this...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2007, 12:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,686
Posted By MarkHkg
Singapore is called by some a "Nanny State" since...

Singapore is called by some a "Nanny State" since it it always telling citizens what to do for the betterment of the country.

The chewing gum rule is true, but highly misunderstood. Right now,...
Forum: Safety and Security 02-23-2007, 02:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,840
Posted By MarkHkg
What does a real O2 mask drop look like? (Video)

Ever wonder what it looks like for oxygen masks to drop on a biz jet?

Check it out on youtube at:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2rKhUt8esw

"PUT ON MASKS, FASTEN SEAT BELT!"
Forum: Safety and Security 02-23-2007, 12:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,605
Posted By MarkHkg
Out of curiosity, in your opinions, what parts of...

Out of curiosity, in your opinions, what parts of the safety cards present the greatest security threats?

Is it the seat layout?
Location of emergency equipment?

Or is this more of a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2007, 01:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,641
Posted By MarkHkg
In response to the 2005 Teterboro Bombardier...

In response to the 2005 Teterboro Bombardier Challenger crash, the NTSB made the following recommendation.

"The National Transportation Safety Board recommends that the Federal Aviation...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2007, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,235
Posted By MarkHkg
Consider researching "Crew Resource Management". ...

Consider researching "Crew Resource Management".

Flight attendants can be essential in identifying hazards to the aircraft and passengers. Their ability to communicate with the flight crew can...
Forum: Safety and Security 01-31-2007, 08:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,028
Posted By MarkHkg
Also from Cabin Crew Safety... ...

Also from Cabin Crew Safety...

http://www.flightsafety.org/ccs/ccs_mar-apr02.pdf

Has a couple of additional lists on certain memory items, including:

-Emergency Lights (On)

-Assessment of...
Forum: General Discussion 01-27-2007, 03:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,848
Posted By MarkHkg
Pati, I'm curious if you have noticed any...

Pati,

I'm curious if you have noticed any specific topic that tends to be forgotten. (Emergency procedures, exit operation, first aid, etc.)

As a First Aid/CPR instructor I can attest to the...
Forum: Safety and Security 01-05-2007, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,402
Posted By MarkHkg
New FAA proposal for 121: Limit Bomb Damage

This applies more to Part 121 operators, but I thought this might be interesting to some of you anyway.

From
Flight Global (http://www.flightglobal.com/Articles/Article.aspx?liArticleID=211378)...
Forum: Safety and Security 12-22-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,382
Posted By MarkHkg
NTSB narrative. ...

NTSB narrative.

http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20061219X01807&key=1

Cabin crew used their halon extinguisher on the fire. Pax doused the area with water. (As a reminder, lithium...
Forum: Safety and Security 12-20-2006, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,382
Posted By MarkHkg
Lithium batteries causes fire on CO flight

Watch out for those tiny "air purifiers" people wear! Apparently a recent cabin fire on a B-737 Continental flight may have been caused by a lithium battery in one of these units. Only minor...
Forum: Safety and Security 12-19-2006, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,378
Posted By MarkHkg
The full accident report for this accident has...

The full accident report for this accident has now been posted by the NTSB.

Cabin crew may find the section on the Cabin Aide's statement, her actions and training history interesting for training...
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