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Uxbridge English Dictionary - Jetblast version

Old 15th Dec 2018, 08:31
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Counter rotating - rearrange the shop

Contra rotating - put the shop back the way it was

Belfast - campanologists' version of "Flight of the Bumblebee"

Venturi - take a leak

Cable launch - fire the LibDem leader from a catapult

Cable break - switch off the TV during a LibDem party political broadcast
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Old 15th Dec 2018, 17:06
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Beaufighter - Handsome boxer

Starfighter - A better boxer

Halifax - Information about Northern symphony orchestra

Puma - Would you like a seat in church, Mother ?

Chinook - Device for raising your head.

Speedbird - Hurry-up woman !

Shamrock - Artificial boulder
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Old 15th Dec 2018, 17:29
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Winglets - My fwiend Wachel has winglets in her hair
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Old 15th Dec 2018, 17:43
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Dauphin - very fond of money

Altimeter - records how much tea Al drinks

Sound Barrier - talk more like Barry than Barry

Arrestor Hook - apprehend literary pirate

Taileron - tell Ron to follow woman
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Old 16th Dec 2018, 06:33
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ILS -The one at far corner of the supermarket with bread and milk

ATC - About Warp Factor 4
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Old 16th Dec 2018, 08:17
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Vapour trail - irritating b*st*rd walking ahead of you with an e-ciggy.

Stall turn - manouvering in a ridiculously small pub toilet trap...

Flick roll - bad behaviour at the works Christmas lunch
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Old 17th Dec 2018, 05:25
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Flight Plan - Written declaration of war against Air Traffic Control

Three Greens - Aer Lingus crew

Mercy Flight - A flight from Manchester to Liverpool.

Instrument Approach - Orchestral version of popular songs.

Engineers - Things that engines listen with.
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Old 17th Dec 2018, 06:21
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auto brake ...mandatory call just before the end of the runway appears followed with "by now "

loadmaster, ...excess and overweight baggage charges apply.

Mach tuck ....nostalgic memories for those educated at Scottish public schools.

Flying spanner... CRM for ground engineers when told by crew how to maintain the aircraft..

Air stairs....gravity option for faster disembarkation times.

Tech Log .....for aspirant aircrew / engineers Booker prize winners.

Vortex generators......wind farms for wings.

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Old 17th Dec 2018, 07:50
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Circuit - clothing worn by knights of the realm.

Beechcraft - Construction of castles from sand.

Icing level - Well-crafted Birthday cake.

Contrail -succession of fraudsters.

Apache - Poor paint-job on helicopter or light-twin.

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Old 5th Mar 2019, 14:18
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Strictly for Yorkshire flight crew...

Tensions - What wi start at t'pushback
Toil - T't lubricate tensions
Tail - T't lubricate thi whistle after t'flight
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Old 5th Mar 2019, 16:20
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Hurricane - Get a move on, Michael!
Spitfire - Not a good idea to swig lighter fuel
Bristol - Brian's quite tall, isn't he?
Sunderland - He didn't want a cremation
Chipmunk - Axe-murdering anti-cleric
Jaguar - Here come de Judge
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Old 5th Mar 2019, 16:30
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Warning light - add more weight
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Old 6th Mar 2019, 00:12
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Landing gear: Destination airfield
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Old 6th Mar 2019, 00:15
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Skydrol: Funny weather
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Old 6th Mar 2019, 00:19
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Turn coordinator: Master of Ceremonies
also : Yorkshire tea lady
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Old 6th Mar 2019, 11:28
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Brazil : Holds things to go nuts about.
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Old 10th Mar 2019, 10:38
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Strictly for Yorkshire flight crew...

Tensions - What wi start at t'pushback
Aye lass, but if it's all t'same t'thee wil just be startin t'left'un fer now. As thee any idea ow much them buggers cost t't run? Nay, wil wait 'til nearer t'runway before wi start right'un. Aye, un save ersels a right few bob n'all.
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Old 10th Mar 2019, 11:07
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QNH Quite Nice Here.
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Old 10th Mar 2019, 16:33
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QNH Quite Nice Here.
MCAS - Makes Crew Activate Stall
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Old 11th Mar 2019, 12:39
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TCAS - A bit like a tighta$$ but with a more wooden attitude.
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