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J. Wiley
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Re: Tough Approach
      10/15/09 10:11 AM

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This A319 just about bought the farm in Italy earlier this month. Plus or minus 50kts windshear, big hole in the radome, unable to climb despite radar power on the go-around. The crew hung in there.





So the question is why were they 'there' at all? There had to be SOME sort of cues of sig wx in the area.

In a briefing recently, the speaker said we need to practice saying this more often.

UNABLE!!

It will likely reduce the amount of paperwork needed AFTER an event.

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Subject Posted by Posted on
* Tough Approach Scott Dyer [HPN/NY] 10/13/09 04:39 PM
. * * Re: Tough Approach J. Wiley   10/15/09 10:11 AM
. * * Re: Tough Approach Scott Dyer [HPN/NY]   10/15/09 11:28 AM
. * * Re: Tough Approach J. Wiley   10/15/09 07:22 PM
. * * Re: Tough Approach Allen Benzing   10/31/09 11:25 PM
. * * Re: Tough Approach Scott Dyer [HPN/NY]   10/15/09 08:34 PM
. * * Re: Tough Approach Kcid LlirreM   10/15/09 11:01 AM
. * * Re: Tough Approach Ralph Hood   10/14/09 02:44 PM
. * * Re: Tough Approach Scott Dyer [HPN/NY]   10/14/09 03:06 PM

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