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by NDCDA62
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 32
Views: 2835

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

by NDCDA62
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Backup SD cards for your Aspen, Garmin etc
Replies: 9
Views: 531

Re: Backup SD cards for your Aspen, Garmin etc

I have two SD cards for my NXi purely for convenience, such that I can update one at home and, thereafter, place this in the lower slot for updating the NXi’s internal memory in the DA62. The “old” SD card is then taken home and updated at the next cycle and the process repeated. The cards are 32GB ...
by NDCDA62
Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:53 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Backup SD cards for your Aspen, Garmin etc
Replies: 9
Views: 531

Re: Backup SD cards for your Aspen, Garmin etc

After a somewhat long wait, an original back-up GARMIN G1000 NXi SD card with FAA approved certificate arrived yesterday and I will use the two to interchange data. One in the aircraft and one at home and then vice versa.
by NDCDA62
Fri Jun 28, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 32
Views: 2835

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

Thanks Keith - An interesting article below also from Gulf Business Dubai plane in fatal crash was flying ‘too close’ to larger aircraft – investigation All the four people on board the small plane died when it crashed last month Aviation A preliminary investigation into a plane crash near Dubai air...
by NDCDA62
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 32
Views: 2835

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

Assuming the initial report and assumption is correct, which appears more than likely in view of video footage taken at the time, I wonder just how the statistics are treated when (i) It was carrying out a low level, higher than normal risk, commercial operation; and (ii) the accident was a result o...
by NDCDA62
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 32
Views: 2835

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

The attached Flight Global link refers to the BEA report: https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/landing-a350s-wake-suspected-in-dubai-da62-crash-458483/ Landing A350's wake suspected in Dubai DA62 crash 27 MAY, 2019 SOURCE: FLIGHT DASHBOARD BY: DAVID KAMINSKI-MORROW LONDON Investigators believe...
by NDCDA62
Fri May 31, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 32
Views: 2835

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

Please find below a very informative link to a video of an accident caused by wake vortex, which has been published by BFU Germany. The more we are aware of wake vortex the better and, in this particular case, the wake vortex was generated by a 5 tonne bi-plane!! https://www.bfu-web.de/EN/Service/V1...
by NDCDA62
Mon May 27, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 32
Views: 2835

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

Yes, shall await the full official report.
by NDCDA62
Mon May 27, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Aircraft Fueling Wing Mat
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: Aircraft Fueling Wing Mat

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by NDCDA62
Mon May 27, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Hangar Talk
Topic: Aircraft Fueling Wing Mat
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Aircraft Fueling Wing Mat

For those looking to protect their wing areas from scratches and/or damage during refueling, I came across this great Aircraft Fueling Wing Mat. Made of high impact absorbing non-abrasive urethane polymer, it is chemical and fuel resistant and flame retardant with operating temperatures from –20° to...