Evan, have you had a look at this thread at Pprune? http://www.pprune.org/rumours-news/4...terrain-4.html
Pretty much sums up why I'm feeling more and more worried about aviation. Pilots being discouraged from hand flying...
G'day Evan, I had an idea... That Ruski suberjet that has gone down over Indonesia - maybe for the benefit of all the conspiracy theorists we should put forward a theory that the polish did it in retaliation?
http://forums.jetphotos.net/showpost...postcount=2916 "Basically, you just have to keep pulling breakers until it can't sing the daisy song anymore."
Funny and great technical analogy. I don't know if your analogy is technically correct because my knowledge of the systems are zip. But it was a hilarious way of getting your point across with a slight jab; your analogy made it so technical people and even Hollyweird laymen that have the simpleton pseudoscience stereotype might even be able to get the point