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Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Wed Jul 11, 2018 3:36 pm

I thought this video was interesting because it shows the process of taking out all the existing interior of a large aircraft and putting in a new one.

https://youtu.be/GNQ5uFft4Mw
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gabep
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:49 pm

Thanks for sharing this video.
 
Max Q
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:06 pm

Nice cabin but what on earth are Pilots doing working on this project ?!
The best contribution to safety is a competent Pilot.
 
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Sat Jul 14, 2018 4:15 am

Max Q wrote:
Nice cabin but what on earth are Pilots doing working on this project ?!

Those are engineers. Certain engineering grades wear epaulettes.
 
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:30 am

Tartarus wrote:
Max Q wrote:
Nice cabin but what on earth are Pilots doing working on this project ?!

Those are engineers. Certain engineering grades wear epaulettes.



I don’t understand


Why are they dressed in pilot uniforms?
The best contribution to safety is a competent Pilot.
 
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Sat Jul 14, 2018 10:20 am

Max Q wrote:
Tartarus wrote:
Max Q wrote:
Nice cabin but what on earth are Pilots doing working on this project ?!

Those are engineers. Certain engineering grades wear epaulettes.



I don’t understand


Why are they dressed in pilot uniforms?

They're not pilot uniforms. They're senior engineer uniforms. Notice the bars on the epaulettes are narrower.
 
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Sat Jul 14, 2018 1:41 pm

Tartarus wrote:
Max Q wrote:
Nice cabin but what on earth are Pilots doing working on this project ?!

Those are engineers. Certain engineering grades wear epaulettes.

I found that strange also. I've only seen that in the shipping world.
 
Tartarus
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Sat Jul 14, 2018 6:38 pm

Dalmd88 wrote:
Tartarus wrote:
Max Q wrote:
Nice cabin but what on earth are Pilots doing working on this project ?!

Those are engineers. Certain engineering grades wear epaulettes.

I found that strange also. I've only seen that in the shipping world.

Where did aviation get their ranks and uniforms FROM?
 
Max Q
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Re: Emirates 777-200 Reconfiguration Video

Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:19 am

Tartarus wrote:
Dalmd88 wrote:
Tartarus wrote:
Those are engineers. Certain engineering grades wear epaulettes.

I found that strange also. I've only seen that in the shipping world.

Where did aviation get their ranks and uniforms FROM?




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