Talk:Hope for recovery of Malaysia Flight 370 sinks deeper

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OR?[edit]

Is this article original reporting? There are interview notes in the sources section of the article, but there's no {{original reporting}} tag. Incidentally, OR notes should be on this discussion page, not the article itself. Microchip08 (talk) 21:28, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

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Microchip08 (talk) 21:33, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Interview Notes for Dave Robinson - Avionics Manager at Tri-State Aero in Evansville, Ind.[edit]

{{original reporting}}

  • Interview Notes for Dave Robinson - Avionics Manager at Tri-State Aero in Evansville, Ind.
  • "First of all the black boxes are not actually black, they're orange,"
  • CVR - Cockpit Voice Recorder - records all noise in the cockpit
  • FDR - Flight Data Recorder - Receive input from all over plane.
  • Batteries in black box last about 30 days.
  • the "pings" come about once a second.
  • "Not a lot of range to them (the pings)."
  • "You'd have to be just right on top of it, practically,"
  • "I would say the batteries are probably dead, or just about dead, you'd have to be probably within a mile to hear it now,"
  • "They're coming out with new aviation technology all the time...it's usually an expensive upgrade." JustinRLaw (talk) 21:41, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Making changes[edit]

I am going through and making the necessary changes now. I do not remember how to add categories. How do I do that? JustinRLaw (talk) 22:00, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Well, we usually do it using the HotCat gadget (if you want to try that, you can select gadgets you want to activate on your account using your user preferences, up at the very top of the page). To do it manually, you put category code such as [[Category:France]] at the bottom of the article page. --Pi zero (talk) 22:04, 16 April 2014 (UTC)
Btw, if you're making changes, why is this tagged with the {{review}} tag rather than the {{develop}} tag? --Pi zero (talk) 22:06, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Review tag, rather than develop tag[edit]

I do not know why it is not under the develop tag... I didn't put it there. What do I need to do to correct that issue? I am not the most tech savvy. JustinRLaw (talk) 23:14, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Actually, I believe I figured it out and corrected the issue. I merely filled in a template that was provided by my professor. Thanks for bringing that to my attention! JustinRLaw (talk) 23:18, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Submitted it for review again. JustinRLaw (talk) 23:40, 16 April 2014 (UTC)

Review of revision 2555706 [Not ready][edit]

  • Regarding OR notes — more information should be provided. Under what circumstances did you interview this person? By what medium? Was it recorded, or did you take notes? What form were the notes in? If there's a form of record of the interview that can be emailed (whether it be a direct record, or notes taken), it'd be good to email it to scoop (that's "scoop at wikinewsie dot org"). --Pi zero (talk) 22:01, 17 April 2014 (UTC)