Cool airplane pics from wherever (2017)

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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Bell 407 » Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:19 pm

Joe, nice to see your posts again. Great pictures and amazing to see that A300. Saw the programme about on DSTv a while back and amazing that they survived :champion:

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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby gear up » Wed May 03, 2017 10:06 am

2 big birds at ORT this morning :champion:

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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Bell 407 » Wed May 03, 2017 10:39 am

gear up wrote:2 big birds at ORT this morning :champion:

Nice Dylan. That they are :good:

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Postby Bell 407 » Sun May 07, 2017 1:04 pm

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Postby gear up » Wed May 10, 2017 6:48 pm

From a friend, no idea where it was taken :highfive:

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Postby great dane » Wed May 10, 2017 8:47 pm

gear up wrote:From a friend, no idea where it was taken :highfive:

La Paz, Bolivia, October 2009, by yours truly :stars:

Some others posted here earlier:
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Postby gear up » Wed May 10, 2017 8:57 pm

:lol: hahaha who else but the famous GD.. nice pics :champion:
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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Bell 407 » Wed May 10, 2017 10:21 pm

GD is EVERYWHERE :lol:

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Postby great dane » Thu May 11, 2017 11:05 am

Real dinosaurs were still alive some 50-60 years ago :cool2:

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Postby gear up » Thu May 11, 2017 8:39 pm

Some brave flying creature challenged us last night :yikes: :carton:

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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Bell 407 » Thu May 11, 2017 8:57 pm

That's a bit of a mess. Did you clean it up GU?

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Postby great dane » Thu May 11, 2017 9:04 pm

Not many birds flying at night :scratchhead:

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Thu May 11, 2017 9:08 pm

Looks like a dent in the leading edge?

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Postby gear up » Thu May 11, 2017 10:29 pm

This bird had a night rating and a instrument rating but clearly it's TCAS wasn't working :lol:

The damage isn't too bad, a small dent :yikes: thankfully.
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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Bell 407 » Sun May 14, 2017 11:39 am

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Postby Kompos » Sun May 14, 2017 5:46 pm

Bell Brother that looks suspect please explain.

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Postby great dane » Sun May 14, 2017 6:59 pm

Kompos wrote:Bell Brother that looks suspect please explain.

This is how they secure their choppers from theft in Germiston :catfight:

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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Bell 407 » Sun May 14, 2017 8:09 pm

Kompos wrote:Bell Brother that looks suspect please explain.

Kompos, guys are finding new and unusual places to put their GoPro cameras. I think there is a video of this so will dig around for you. Fascinating to see how a sling rope "flies" beneath a chopper :thinking:

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Re: Cool aerie pics from wherever (2017)

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Postby Kompos » Sun May 14, 2017 8:11 pm

Thanks. It now makes sense.

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Postby Bell 407 » Sun May 14, 2017 8:12 pm

Kompos wrote:Thanks. It now makes sense.

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