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by Raffles
Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Friday the 13th: Flight 666 makes it safely to HEL
Replies: 1
Views: 63
Burkina Faso

Re: Friday the 13th: Flight 666 makes it safely to HEL

You can mitigate the bad luck effects of Friday 13th by the following (from WikiHow) Get out of the bed on the right side (that is, not the left side). This side is guaranteed to make your day luckier according to some superstitions. If you can't get out on that side because it is next to the wall o...
by Raffles
Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Seven killed in Angola plane crash
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Burkina Faso

Re: Seven killed in Angola plane crash

R.I.P. :rip2:


Strange, there are airfields in the area but I also remember looking at the weather and there was alot of activity over Angola.
by Raffles
Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:49 pm
Forum: The Braai Area
Topic: Storm in Durban 10 Oct
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Burkina Faso

Re: Storm in Durban 10 Oct

Yikes :yikes: cars don't swim very well.
by Raffles
Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:32 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Container catches fire while being loaded into B777
Replies: 3
Views: 98
Burkina Faso

Re: Container catches fire while being loaded into B777

Apparently it was the cargo loader that caught fire or set the pallet contents on fire.
by Raffles
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: SAA Agrees to Hire Recovery Expert
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Burkina Faso

Re: SAA Agrees to Hire Recovery Expert

SAA had an "expert" before, Coleman Andrews, and he just helped trash it more. The govt has no business running businesses. They can't even carry out basic govt functions with any degree of competency, never mind the corruption. SAA must be privatized or simply shut down. The markets will ...
by Raffles
Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Container catches fire while being loaded into B777
Replies: 3
Views: 98
Burkina Faso

Re: Container catches fire while being loaded into B777

:yikes: What was in the container? It appears to be a cargo container, not baggage. IMHO cargo should not be carried on passenger flights for this exact reason.
by Raffles
Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Lekker verjaar Avi
Replies: 8
Views: 155
Burkina Faso

Re: Lekker verjaar Avi

Raffie...what on earth do you have against moi...however...I just looooove the broom. By the way...I have 2 nice videos Lize stole from her window seat on her flight from Bfn to Cape Town but I stil....DON'T KNOW HOW TO POST IT!!!!! Raffles I tried to post it on your FB profile but was denied the o...
by Raffles
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Lekker verjaar Avi
Replies: 8
Views: 155
Burkina Faso

Re: Lekker verjaar Avi

Avi's gonna do a lap dance for us

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After the party

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by Raffles
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Lekker verjaar Avi
Replies: 8
Views: 155
Burkina Faso

Re: Lekker verjaar Avi

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by Raffles
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: Expats
Topic: Burkina Faso / West Africa regional news
Replies: 25
Views: 1184
Burkina Faso

Elite U.S. troops killed and wounded during surprise attack in Niger

Three U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers were killed in Niger in northwestern Africa on Wednesday after their joint patrol with Nigerien forces was ambushed. One “partner nation member” also died, and two other Americans were wounded, according to U.S. Africa Command, which released new details about...
by Raffles
Thu Oct 05, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: SAA Agrees to Hire Recovery Expert
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Burkina Faso

Re: SAA Agrees to Hire Recovery Expert

Waste of time and more taxpayer money :ranting: :ranting: :ranting:
by Raffles
Tue Oct 03, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: B407gx ZS-ROB around Gauteng
Replies: 4
Views: 141
Burkina Faso

Re: B407gx ZS-ROB around Gauteng

Nice pics! Thanks for sharing! :champion:
by Raffles
Sun Oct 01, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: The Braai Area
Topic: The return of Propnut
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Burkina Faso

Re: The return of Propnut

Welcome back Propnut! you need one of those uncapped services, but I guess there are no landlines on the plot.

Internet and data among the biggest ripoffs in S.A.
by Raffles
Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: SAA gets another multi billion bailout from government
Replies: 1
Views: 96
Burkina Faso

Re: SAA gets another multi billion bailout from government

Anyone who votes for cANCer is equally complicit in the destruction of the country.
by Raffles
Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Etihad Airways pilot dies in the mid-air
Replies: 1
Views: 86
Burkina Faso

Re: Etihad Airways pilot dies in the mid-air

Actually why I believe that the pilot medical doesn't predict anything.

R.I.P. :rip2:
by Raffles
Fri Sep 29, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: As The Stomach Turns
Topic: Photosuckit
Replies: 2
Views: 113
Burkina Faso

Re: Photosuckit

Bell 407 wrote:Raffles, I tried to download my pics but could never get past a certain step.

I then just said stuff it and closed my account. Done and dusted with Photophucket.


I think yor right. I do have copies.
by Raffles
Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: As The Stomach Turns
Topic: Photosuckit
Replies: 2
Views: 113
Burkina Faso

Photosuckit

Talking about Photosuckit in Gooney's topic, I'm going to try recover my pics from the website and close my account. Recovering my pics might not be possible though, there are some comments on the net that they are holding everyone's pictures to ransom. But I will close it down anyways. :kissmyass: ...
by Raffles
Thu Sep 28, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Calendar Events
Topic: Happy Birthday Gooneybird
Replies: 2
Views: 101
Burkina Faso

Re: Happy Birthday Gooneybird

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by Raffles
Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Flight Safety & Training
Topic: Cirrus SR22 safety
Replies: 17
Views: 1261
Burkina Faso

Re: Cirrus SR22 safety

Large debris field indicates it broke up in the air. If I remember, I will look for the preliminary report as it usually takes about 2 weeks to come out.
by Raffles
Mon Sep 18, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Saffer pilots killed in Kabul suicide bomb blast
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Burkina Faso

Re: Saffer pilots killed in Kabul suicide bomb blast

avi-addict wrote:The South African government believes in peaceful means to settle disputes and/or conflicts and we strongly condemn the use of violence, particularly violence targeted at innocent civilians.



That's a f@#$$g joke since most of them were terrorists themselves.


This happened in 2012.

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