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Old 8th Feb 2021, 00:17
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International sports people must be more valued than Australian residents lively hoods. Australian open has been nothing but drama, and do Australians really want it here at the moment!
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 00:20
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Two cases last four days , from two different hotels
Are both so called "medi hotels"

Why haven't they adopted Qld method of transferring anyone who tests positive in HQ to a isolation ward on a hospital?

Don't the CMOs in each State talk to each other or are they gagged?


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Old 8th Feb 2021, 00:32
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Originally Posted by SHVC View Post
International sports people must be more valued than Australian residents lively hoods. Australian open has been nothing but drama, and do Australians really want it here at the moment!
Iíd piss off the lot of them..
Canít stand that Tiley guy- heard him sprouting off on the radio a few weeks about his private jet and how he was having trouble getting it cleaned and serviced and stocked with champers for the trip here.
GFY.

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Old 8th Feb 2021, 00:40
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The Leaders of Vic gave a late night press conference on Wednesday after first positive

They were very boastful about their expertise in hotel quarantine etc & then began bragging about "helping & advising" the other states
with hotels & apparent expertise in contact tracing

Talking up some new hypothesis about spread through air - some new mechanism of spread that nobody else seems to know about. All just a
mystery & thus nobody can be responsible - same as findings of last years inquiry

Really don't understand why Fed Govt gave them a second chance after last years massive disaster & the whitewash "inquiry"

The camera loving ones seem to have gone to ground today



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Old 8th Feb 2021, 04:04
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Yes McLimit, very funny and I'm now in vaccination group 1b. I guess you have to wait until 2022 with the rest of the Fifteen year olds.
Great comeback there old man

You can scream and yell all you like about the unfairness of it all but RPT air travel is dead and its going to remain that way.
Dude, sense of humour gone south? Lighten up.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 05:26
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Yes McLimit, very funny and I'm now in vaccination group 1b. I guess you have to wait until 2022 with the rest of the Fifteen year olds.
only too happy to let you iron out any bugs for us. Cheers for taking one for the team

Edit-please note tongue in cheek...everyone just chill a bit.

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Old 8th Feb 2021, 06:36
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only too happy to let you iron out any bugs for us. Cheers for taking one for the team


At least they can do a peer reviewed study on the effects of covid vaccine on senility.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 10:36
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For a start HQ Hotels should not be mixing in with the General Public. Whilst they might be separated by floors, it appears thatís not the issue with this escaping.

Had no idea that was even occurring. I thought it was just logic you isolated these hotels away from the General Public.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 11:46
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It's really instructive reading comments here. Pilots are indeed unique.

Do you see websites where chippies comment on brain surgery? Plumbers arguing quantum physics?

But commercial pilots on Covid 19 epidemiology? Well that's obviously informed comment.....
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 11:46
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For a start HQ Hotels should not be mixing in with the General Public. Whilst they might be separated by floors, it appears that’s not the issue with this escaping.
For a fact it was happening in Perth CBD.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 12:04
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Originally Posted by Sunfish View Post
It's really instructive reading comments here. Pilots are indeed unique.

Do you see websites where chippies comment on brain surgery? Plumbers arguing quantum physics?

But commercial pilots on Covid 19 epidemiology? Well that's obviously informed comment.....
Yeah I know what you mean. Facebook has been strangely quiet when it comes to the pandemic. Also, Iíve never seen brain surgeons discuss carpentry on their social chat sites nor physicists discussing leaky taps on theirs. Weird.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 13:07
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Originally Posted by Chronic Snoozer View Post
Also, Iíve never seen brain surgeons discuss carpentry on their social chat sites nor physicists discussing leaky taps on theirs. Weird.
Hardly surprising- neither have I.
Shall we take that as an apocryphal statement?How many surgeon and physicist chat sites do you actually read as a matter of interest??!!
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 13:28
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Originally Posted by Sunfish View Post
It's really instructive reading comments here. Pilots are indeed unique.

Do you see websites where chippies comment on brain surgery? Plumbers arguing quantum physics?

But commercial pilots on Covid 19 epidemiology? Well that's obviously informed comment.....

Well you’re not a professional pilot? WTF are you doing on here then?
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 14:10
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Well youíre not a professional pilot? WTF are you doing on here then?
Sunfish pretends he knows how to run an airline and is an IR expert, apparently. Ohh and he was quite shit at building a home build once. At least thatís what he sounds like, with all his worries about CASA and his home build.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 20:31
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Originally Posted by Chronic Snoozer View Post
Also, Iíve never seen brain surgeons discuss carpentry on their social chat sites nor physicists discussing leaky taps on theirs. Weird.
Facebook / Reddit are full of people from all walks of life / vocations discussing the same things you read here. This site is in no way unique.

Whether the discussion is informed / educated etc is a different argument.
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Old 8th Feb 2021, 22:27
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Originally Posted by ScepticalOptomist View Post
Facebook / Reddit are full of people from all walks of life / vocations discussing the same things you read here. This site is in no way unique.

Whether the discussion is informed / educated etc is a different argument.
Hardly surprising- neither have I.
Shall we take that as an apocryphal statement?How many surgeon and physicist chat sites do you actually read as a matter of interest??!!
I was being ironic. Sigh.
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Old 9th Feb 2021, 04:57
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Morno

The biggest fool can say the Sun is shining but that doesn't make it dark outside.
Yes, I know very little about aviation having only worked for one airline and one defence/aerospace company apart from I.T, Government and the commercialization industry including sitting on the Board of a medical start up.

I received a private briefing from two key Covid investigators from the Peter Doherty Institute in March last year, the contents of which I shared on PPRuNe at the time which proved substantially correct.

The response I received then from one or two of your colleagues was exactly the same as yours.

If you continue to reject advice out of hand, no matter, or rather because of, the source, then you and your industry deserve your fate.

I still get tidbits, but I rarely share them.


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Old 9th Feb 2021, 05:39
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HQ again in ML, women testing positive on day 16 this afternoon 2 days after leaving HQ same scenario as NSW on Sunday.

Have all the virologist got it wrong from the beginning and the incubation period is longer than 14 days or they’re getting infected whilst in HQ due to failures in the system not addressed yet!
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Old 9th Feb 2021, 05:44
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Indeed....seems more and more likely that airbourne transmission is happening inside the HQ system....

How many times does the system need to leak before its replaced.....Howard Springs type set up is the way to go....Outdoor, individual cabin set up.
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Old 9th Feb 2021, 05:46
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Have all the virologist got it wrong from the beginning and the incubation period is longer than 14 days or they’re getting infected whilst in HQ due to failures in the system not addressed yet!
Unzud has had 2 cases similar - UK variant?
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