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How planes are kept in contact with the air traffic controllers over the Ocean?
Written by Capt Lim   
Tuesday, 15 July 2014 15:37

Funny ATC (VHF Communication) as President Obama Departs Boston


Hi Captain Lim,

I am flying from Toronto to London and I was wondering how planes are kept in contact with the air traffic controllers once over the Atlantic Ocean.

Thank you.

Ryan
 
An Invitation to my Book Sharing and Autograph Session at BookFest Malaysia 2014
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Sunday, 13 July 2014 16:07

Captain Lim Khoy Hing Book Sharing & Autograph Session at BookFest@Malaysia 2014
 
Dear Friends,

You are invited to my Book Sharing and Autograph Session in the Travel Journal presentation at the BookFest Malaysia 2014 sponsored by Popular. The details are as follows:-

Venue: Hall 5 (English Section) Ground Floor, KL Convention Centre (see Map to KLCC and Hall 5 below)

Date: 1st August (Friday) 2014

Time: 3.00 to 3.45 pm

At the end of this lively presentation, you will appreciate air travel more and fly with greater confidence. Your travels and holidays will be more enjoyable once you understand everything about flying, especially before, during and after each flight.

For readers who have purchased my books previously, I will be glad to autograph them at the book sharing session.

See you all at there!

P.S. See details of the Book, Map to KL Convention Centre, Hall 5 Floor Plan and Event Schedule below:-


 
How to unfreeze an ATPL (Airline Transport Pilot Licence)?
Written by Capt Lim   
Saturday, 12 July 2014 13:41

The Great Airline Pilot Shortage Myth (Part I)

Hello Captain,

After getting a frozen ATPL, where can a pilot accumulate 1500 flying hours and how long will it take approximately to unfreeze the licence?

Jafar
 
Which Flying Academy would you recommend?
Written by Capt Lim   
Wednesday, 09 July 2014 17:40
Malaysian Flying Academy - Our Women Of The Skies
 
Hi Captain Lim,

I am a Malaysian female and I really want to get into those major airlines and work as a pilot. However, I understand there is a long and tough way to go. I am going to graduate with my Science Degree in 2015.

I am thinking of getting a CPL with my own money because there is no cadet program available for Malaysians. I have limited funds for the entire course which is around USD100k?

I am just wondering which one is the best flight school on your mind.

a. Integrated ATPL program with CAE Oxford Aviation Academy in Phoenix, USA.
b. Aerocadet full ATPL program with Aviator College in Florida, USA
c. CPL(certificate IV in aviation) Basair Aviation College in NSW, Australia

Or any other alternative options you would recommend to me?

Your advice is greatly appreciated! Hope to hear back from you soon.

Thank you Captain Lim!

Wern
 
Would it be possible to push a big plane backwards by use of the reversers?
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Monday, 07 July 2014 14:18

DC9 Push Back with Reversers

Hi Capt Lim

Would it be possible to push a big plane (like a Boeing 737 or Airbus A330) backwards with reversers? (On ground of course!) irrespective of whether reverse thrust is allowed or not.

This is especially in case that all the tow truck drivers are sleeping  or at a place after an emergency landing where no pushback trucks are available.

I would be glad for an answer.

Cheers from Germany

Klaus
 
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