Wednesday, December 22, 2010

In the Office at 39000 Feet

Gear and Flap limit speeds
We use this either to slowdown or descend faster
Communications and Navigation (Star Trek Mode)
Thrust Levers, controlling 33,000lbf of power

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Flying Man Fish Sauce

If you are a real Aviator, you will consume copious amount of Flying Man Fish Sauce
Only for the Best Sky Gods of Indochina =)

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Flying Fighting Chickens

I had an interesting NOTOC (Notification to Captain) the other day
I Flew 3 Fighting Chickens to their Fighting Tournament in the North
They need Ventilation

The Flying Fighting Chickens

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Mekong Delta Flights

Airbus 320 stopped on the Runway
Terrain as flat as a pancake in the Mekong Delta Region
Runway Edge Light

ISIS - Integrated Standby Instruments System

Beautiful ISIS on the Airbus 321

Silk Air Airbus 319

Singapore's Silk Air paying a visit in Danang, Central Vietnam

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

UH-1 Huey Chopper in Tan So Nhat

Doing Touch and Go's in Tan So Nhat Airport, Saigon
Beautiful afternoon for a training flight

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Singapore Airline's A380

Seen here at WSSS, Changi Airport, Singapore
SIA's Rolls Royce Trent 900 powered A380

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Interesting Streets of Saigon

Many things are transported on the scooter in Vietnam
The local electric company spiderman doing his tight rope walk
Catching up on some reading

Friday, October 29, 2010

Flying the Line

My favourite past time -A bit of Cloud Surfing
The Electric Jet Buzzing along the airways
Some pretty cloud formation in the Indochina Skies

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

10000 Hits Celebration with ANTONOV VODKA

Antonov Vodka
Found on the neighbourhood supermarket shelves
To Celebrate Flying China Man's 10000 hits on the Internet

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Mangosteen from Canto, Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Great Mangosteen fruit from Vietnam's Mekong Delta

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Tropical Storm Mindulle

TS Mindulle about to make landfall near the city of Vinh in Vietnam

Forecasted path of Mindulle
A weather radar picture of Tropical Storm Mindulle just South of Vinh (VVVH)
Plane deviated up to 20 Nautical Miles east of Track

Sunday, August 22, 2010

Brand New Radome A320

This morning I came to work to find a new "nose" on my plane
The engineers have installed a new Radar Dome (Radome) on her last night
Good to go till they find time to paint her nose

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Vietnamese Delights

Banh Flan, Vietnamese Caramel Custard top with Coffee Syrup and Crushed Ice
Ice Coffee with Sweetened Milk
A must have on a Hot Saigon Afternoon

Monday, August 16, 2010

Nha Trang, Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam

Vietnam's Beautiful Coastal town of Cam Ranh from 10000ft
Islands of Cam Ranh Bay
A320 on final approach to land in VVCR

Sunday, August 15, 2010

MOF Japanese Cafe, HCMC

District 1, HCMC
Flown in from Hokkaido, Japan
Green Tea rice cakes with Hokkaido Soft Cream
Tuna Wasabi Sandwich