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by Raffles
Sun Jul 16, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Mbalula unleashes big guns on airport crime
Replies: 4
Views: 72
Burkina Faso

Re: Mbalula unleashes big guns on airport crime

Yebo, big talk hayikhona action!
by Raffles
Sun Jul 16, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Emirates - Air Seychelles Near miss 14 July
Replies: 11
Views: 171
Burkina Faso

Re: Emirates - Air Seychelles Near miss 14 July

Yebo, that's about right. 2000km/h closing speed doesn't give you a lot of time from visual contact to knocking on the pearly gates.
by Raffles
Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Brand new iPad overheated on Austrian A321 near Cairo in 2014
Replies: 3
Views: 60
Burkina Faso

Re: Brand new iPad overheated on Austrian A321 near Cairo in 2014

Uh-Oh next thing we won't be allowed to take iPads onto airplanes anymore.
by Raffles
Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Emirates - Air Seychelles Near miss 14 July
Replies: 11
Views: 171
Burkina Faso

Re: Emirates - Air Seychelles Near miss 14 July

Yikes.. :yikes: ..another Emirates crew gonna be in the Chop Suey!
by Raffles
Thu Jul 13, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: Aviation Videos
Topic: JAX to DFW on the venerable MD88
Replies: 4
Views: 65
Burkina Faso

Re: JAX to DFW on the venerable MD88

I went from JFK - MCO sector in a MCDiesel 88 early June. They getting a bit tired in the interior. Nearly as old as the hosties :burner: :burner: :burner:
by Raffles
Mon Jul 10, 2017 1:49 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Jet2.com A332 burst two tires on landing at Tenerife
Replies: 4
Views: 92
Burkina Faso

Re: Jet2.com A332 burst two tires on landing at Tenerife

I doubt if they landed with the brakes on, but maybe heavy braking....Captain Leadfoot...
by Raffles
Mon Jul 10, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

Baggage retrieved! Will now take a break until the next :shitfan:
by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

I filed an online missing baggage report and about to go to the airport to see if my baggage turns up tonight. As a matter of interest, read the terms and conditions of a baggage claim: Liability In the conditions of your ticket, we stress our limited liability. If your baggage is lost, the amounts ...
by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

I filed an online missing baggage report and about to go to the airport to see if my baggage turns up tonight.
by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

My baggage didn't turn up and I am locked out of the house. Found the house keys but my baggage has probably ended up in the rings of Saturn.
by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

Into Atlanta. http://internationalflyerz.co.za/gallery/TripReports2017/Trip2017_027.jpg Charles de Gaul. http://internationalflyerz.co.za/gallery/TripReports2017/Trip2017_026.jpg http://internationalflyerz.co.za/gallery/TripReports2017/Trip2017_028.jpg
by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

Business rations main course

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by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

Re: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

Business rations starters.

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by Raffles
Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France
Replies: 10
Views: 128
Burkina Faso

MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France

MCO-ATL-CDG-OUA on Delta and Air France Shortly before leaving the hotel in Orlando, I got a barrage of emails informing moi of changes to the schedule. The e-checkin didn't work. Eventually I didn't know my arse from my elbow so I just turned up at the airport 2 hours before the original departure ...
by Raffles
Thu Jul 06, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: Rotor Section
Topic: Tragic R44 crash captured on video from inside
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Burkina Faso

Tragic R44 crash captured on video from inside

I'm guessing that the horn going off is low rotor rpm? Looks like they were in IMC.

:rip2:

Daily Mail
by Raffles
Wed Jul 05, 2017 2:58 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Pilots warn of air 'disaster' after drone forces flights to divert at Gatwick
Replies: 7
Views: 135
Burkina Faso

Re: Pilots warn of air 'disaster' after drone forces flights to divert at Gatwick

As a matter of interest, birdstrikes are far more frequent than dronestrikes. This isn't to condone irresponsible droning in the vicinity of an airfield, just to put things in perspective. A drone ingested into an engine will surely cause a lot of damage, and brain-dead drone operators putting plane...
by Raffles
Wed Jul 05, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Photobucket and Image Linking - Online Extortion
Replies: 5
Views: 163
Burkina Faso

Re: Photobucket and Image Linking - Online Extortion

I posted the above image directly from photo bucket without any modification, however I did briefly see the blank as indicated above.
If this is how photo bucket wants to operate, I will find another host.

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