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by Bell 407
Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Exploding Debris Seen as Plane Makes an Emergency Landing in Birmingham
Replies: 0
Views: 23
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Exploding Debris Seen as Plane Makes an Emergency Landing in Birmingham

Exploding Debris Seen as Plane Makes an Emergency Landing in Birmingham A Norwegian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Birmingham Airport on June 16, 2018.The dramatic footage shared on Youtube by Jeremy Jones shows the plane approaching and then landing on the tarmac.Accordi...
by Bell 407
Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Exploding Debris Seen as Plane Makes an Emergency Landing in Birmingham
Replies: 0
Views: 15
South Africa

Exploding Debris Seen as Plane Makes an Emergency Landing in Birmingham

Exploding Debris Seen as Plane Makes an Emergency Landing in Birmingham A Norwegian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Birmingham Airport on June 16, 2018.The dramatic footage shared on Youtube by Jeremy Jones shows the plane approaching and then landing on the tarmac.Accordi...
by Bell 407
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: 4,600 jobs to go at jet engine maker Rolls-Royce
Replies: 1
Views: 24
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Re: 4,600 jobs to go at jet engine maker Rolls-Royce

That's a fair whack of people to let go :thinking:
by Bell 407
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Emirates: first A380 full landing gear change (video)
Replies: 5
Views: 103
South Africa

Re: Emirates: first A380 full landing gear change (video)

Super cool to watch. The hydraulics on these birds is amazing. The forces involved are incredible to get them moving in and out :good:
by Bell 407
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Star Alliance A340 Blackened by Flames at Frankfurt Airport
Replies: 7
Views: 169
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Re: Star Alliance A340 Blackened by Flames at Frankfurt Airport

Bell 407 wrote:
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:43 am
Thabo, that looks like a write-off for sure? Sell the other parts behind the fire to recoup some costs perhaps?
Confirmed as a write-off :crybaby:
by Bell 407
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Star Alliance A340 Blackened by Flames at Frankfurt Airport
Replies: 7
Views: 169
South Africa

Re: Star Alliance A340 Blackened by Flames at Frankfurt Airport

Thabo, that looks like a write-off for sure? Sell the other parts behind the fire to recoup some costs perhaps?

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by Bell 407
Mon Jun 11, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Massive search for missing aircraft, KZN pilot
Replies: 1
Views: 90
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Re: Massive search for missing aircraft, KZN pilot

I see still nothing on finding this yet :thinking:

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by Bell 407
Mon Jun 11, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen in The Cockpit
Replies: 60
Views: 2164
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Re: Seen in The Cockpit

Propnut wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:01 pm
I was down at the beachfront around mid-day and the helicopter traffic was intense.
:champion:
by Bell 407
Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen in The Cockpit
Replies: 60
Views: 2164
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Re: Seen in The Cockpit

Colleague doing the aerial filming of Comrades 2018 using B407 ZS-RLC :good:

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by Bell 407
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen in The Cockpit
Replies: 60
Views: 2164
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Re: Seen in The Cockpit

Posted here on behalf of a colleague. Going in to HTKJ, Tanzania.

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by Bell 407
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: SAA CEO takes R100 000 bet on national carrier's future
Replies: 3
Views: 62
South Africa

Re: SAA CEO takes R100 000 bet on national carrier's future

Propnut wrote:
Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:19 am
I am going to take a lotto, as I think I have a better chance of winning before 31 March 2021.
:haha: :haha: :haha:
by Bell 407
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Spurned by airlines, first A380 jets to be stripped for parts
Replies: 3
Views: 70
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Re: Spurned by airlines, first A380 jets to be stripped for parts

Was always on the cards to happen as those first round of A380's were "podgy" buggers indeed :haha:
by Bell 407
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: SAA CEO takes R100 000 bet on national carrier's future
Replies: 3
Views: 62
South Africa

Re: SAA CEO takes R100 000 bet on national carrier's future

Well, ok then. I reckon some worthy charity is a sure bet for receiving R100 000 :thinking:
by Bell 407
Mon Jun 04, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: B733 ZS-TGB on contract for Royal Jordanian
Replies: 195
Views: 6814
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Re: B733 ZS-TGB on contract for Royal Jordanian

Propnut wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 12:35 pm
Boepie do you still use a camel to reach the front windows to clean them?
:haha: :haha: :haha:
by Bell 407
Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: B407gx ZS-ROB around Gauteng
Replies: 10
Views: 405
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Re: B407gx ZS-ROB around Gauteng

Pilots growing up with ROB will never know the feel of fresh wind in your face, the smell of Castrol oil, and the throb and vibration of the power plant. Navigation was much easier, just a map over your knee and reference points on the ground. A GPS?? Never heard of that. Agreed, that's why we all ...