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by Bell 407
Wed Sep 12, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Being Talked About
Topic: The Strange But True Story of the Cornfield Bomber
Replies: 1
Views: 80
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Re: The Strange But True Story of the Cornfield Bomber

Amazing story but more amazing that the quality of the engineering allowed it to do that.
by Bell 407
Mon Sep 10, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Microburst factor in Aeroméxico Embraer ERJ-190 takeoff accident at Durango, Mexico
Replies: 4
Views: 83
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Re: Microburst factor in Aeroméxico Embraer ERJ-190 takeoff accident at Durango, Mexico

Thanks for the rain, much needed anywhere I guess. But yes, was quite a down poor indeed :yikes:
by Bell 407
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: The first Boeing 777x heads off to nearly a year of testing
Replies: 2
Views: 78
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Re: The first Boeing 777x heads off to nearly a year of testing

Can't wait to see this bird fly soon :bazinga: :dance: :fantastic: :thumbsup1: Howie, you need to post the image URL in-between the IMG tags and not the normal URL tags. So when you post, use the icon 8th from the Bold icon in the rows above this window. And have a re-read of this post again Embedd ...
by Bell 407
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Ethiopia ATC strike: risk to all crews
Replies: 1
Views: 48
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Re: Ethiopia ATC strike: risk to all crews

Jeepers, that could not have been nice in the cockpit :yikes: :yikes: :yikes:
by Bell 407
Tue Sep 04, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Trip Reports & Aircraft Tours
Topic: GDs Fun Flights - Okavango by Caravan
Replies: 5
Views: 668
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Re: GDs Fun Flights - Okavango by Caravan

The Great Danish strikes gold again. Thanks for sharing and it looks like a super awesome trip. Great photography you got there :goodpost:
by Bell 407
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Pratt Working On Geared Turbofan Vibration
Replies: 2
Views: 65
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Re: Pratt Working On Geared Turbofan Vibration

Interesting update this :thinking:
by Bell 407
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Antonov An-225: World's biggest unfinished airplane lies hidden in warehouse
Replies: 0
Views: 101
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Antonov An-225: World's biggest unfinished airplane lies hidden in warehouse

Antonov An-225: World's biggest unfinished airplane lies hidden in warehouse https://dynaimage.cdn.cnn.com/cnn/q_auto,w_900,c_fill,g_auto,h_506,ar_16:9/http%3A%2F%2Fcdn.cnn.com%2Fcnnnext%2Fdam%2Fassets%2F180831153107-antonov-fedykovych-8.jpg Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) — On the outskirts of Kiev, somewhere...
by Bell 407
Sat Sep 01, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: UTair Boeing 737 Skids off the Runway and Slids into Riverbed
Replies: 1
Views: 41
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Re: UTair Boeing 737 Skids off the Runway and Slids into Riverbed

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by Bell 407
Thu Aug 30, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: Being Talked About
Topic: TOP SECRET Flight Service Bureau
Replies: 2
Views: 72
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Re: TOP SECRET Flight Service Bureau

Thanks for driving this Howie, much appreciated. I hope that at least 3 of the actual aerie drivers here on this forum will be able to make the submissions so that you can get registered :friends:
by Bell 407
Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Accidents & Incidents
Topic: Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau
Replies: 5
Views: 86
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Re: Capital Airlines Hard Landing Macau

Propnut wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 11:41 am
I take it that the engine was damaged due to ingestion of debris from the bogie collapse.
:Like:
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 28, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 217
Views: 8231
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Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

Photon wrote:
Tue Aug 28, 2018 9:30 pm
It is powered by a Walter M601D Turbine.
:good:
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: HOWZIT
Replies: 2
Views: 639
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Re: HOWZIT

As he lives and breathes, the Goonet Monster is back. Gooney, good to hear from you again after your well, um, self-imposed hiatus.

Good luck with the pending translocation to the EC :good: :good:
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)
Replies: 217
Views: 8231
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Re: Seen at FALA (Lanseria)

Photon, ZY-FZK has a seriously long nose - must be hiding an impressive piece of woor-woor kit :thinking:
by Bell 407
Fri Aug 24, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: StormBreaker: The Newest U.S. Air Force Deadly Weapon
Replies: 2
Views: 90
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Re: StormBreaker: The Newest U.S. Air Force Deadly Weapon

howie wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:48 pm
can glide for more than 45 miles while carrying a warhead to strike moving targets.
That's some distance for just a glide :scratchhead:
by Bell 407
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Being Talked About
Topic: Are the Travel Advisories Useful??
Replies: 5
Views: 90
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Re: Are the Travel Advisories Useful??

Howzit Howie, I for one do enjoy reading the Travel Advisories even if it is just for my own edification. Interesting to see what is going on around the world. But yes, I would be happy with the 3 posts a month as the $35 is pretty steep just for us to enjoy a daily read. Whatever works for you will...