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22nd Sep 2020, 17:52
Replies: 12
Views: 2,422
Posted By Asturias56

Well you just add a line in the accounts for...

Well you just add a line in the accounts for "development potential" - think how much LHR is worth for housing......................
22nd Sep 2020, 17:49
Replies: 36
Views: 10,737
Posted By Asturias56

Barnes Wallis always said the problem with trying...

Barnes Wallis always said the problem with trying to make something fool-proof was that the fools turned out to be very good at getting around you
22nd Sep 2020, 17:47
Replies: 5,993
Views: 1,646,263
Posted By Asturias56

Depends who they are and where they are Boffin -...

Depends who they are and where they are Boffin - I just don't think that having most of the RN's most capable ships in 2 locations is very useful
22nd Sep 2020, 15:10
Replies: 5,993
Views: 1,646,263
Posted By Asturias56

The problem with all those commitments WEBF is...

The problem with all those commitments WEBF is how are you going to fill them with the ships available? An LPD (or even the Scott) is fine but not if the bad guys have any aircraft at...
21st Sep 2020, 17:41
Replies: 1,698
Views: 321,922
Posted By Asturias56

refuse to board and threaten to sue

refuse to board and threaten to sue
21st Sep 2020, 17:39
Replies: 5,993
Views: 1,646,263
Posted By Asturias56

UK led #5thGen...

UK led #5thGen (https://twitter.com/hashtag/5thGen?src=hash) Carrier Strike Group - you can see the problem - with 2 such groups most of the currently active surface warships are in only two places...
17th Sep 2020, 07:19
Replies: 106
Views: 11,036
Posted By Asturias56

Talking to one of our guys yesterday - flew in to...

Talking to one of our guys yesterday - flew in to Venice from LHR with BA - LHR T5 quiet, flight 100% full but "very subdued" - everyone masked. Venice Airport totally empty but all buses etc...
14th Sep 2020, 16:39
Replies: 12
Views: 2,664
Posted By Asturias56

When did Britain ever rule the skies? And with...

When did Britain ever rule the skies? And with jets? 1946???
14th Sep 2020, 16:38
Replies: 442
Views: 148,963
Posted By Asturias56

"the vital point is that these were then and are...

"the vital point is that these were then and are now, additional strands to the defence spectrum, not developments to replace the obsolescent."

FB - I take your point but surely Tanks replaced...
14th Sep 2020, 16:34
Replies: 7
Views: 1,944
Posted By Asturias56

Learn from the best..........

Learn from the best..........
13th Sep 2020, 16:45
Replies: 442
Views: 148,963
Posted By Asturias56

I think we should take the detailed Tornado...

I think we should take the detailed Tornado history discussion somewhere else TBH - it has little to do with the future..............

I'm sure we can make new mistakes at least as bad as any...
13th Sep 2020, 09:26
Replies: 36
Views: 10,737
Posted By Asturias56

Very few people know anything about aircraft -...

Very few people know anything about aircraft - she saw a door, she wanted to get out - what could be more natural? Sure she's an idiot but stop and have a look around the departure lounge the next...
13th Sep 2020, 09:21
Replies: 9
Views: 2,756
Posted By Asturias56

And probably the current kit at Leeming is the...

And probably the current kit at Leeming is the oldest on charge?
13th Sep 2020, 09:19
Replies: 25
Views: 4,470
Posted By Asturias56

Historically Labour has bought/introduced a lot...

Historically Labour has bought/introduced a lot of big ticket items - Atomic weapons, NATO, Tornado, the carriers.......... I can't see the UK getting involved in a serious fashion in say the S...
13th Sep 2020, 09:15
Replies: 442
Views: 148,963
Posted By Asturias56

Buying a lot more patrol boats from UK builders...

Buying a lot more patrol boats from UK builders would be a cheap winner - crewing them??? Maybe just expand the Border Force. Maybe another Poseidon or two and more drones... again not too...
13th Sep 2020, 09:12
Replies: 30
Views: 4,582
Posted By Asturias56

Intrusions on a weekend? what a shocking...

Intrusions on a weekend?

what a shocking lack of decency those Russians exhibit..... :=:=:=
Forum: Questions
13th Sep 2020, 09:09
Replies: 38
Views: 19,850
Posted By Asturias56

Nickler - you are correct about the virus - but...

Nickler - you are correct about the virus - but that's not REALLY the problem - as TURIN said its the uncertainty - if I book a flight for travel in a month's time what are the chances that it will...
12th Sep 2020, 17:18
Replies: 442
Views: 148,963
Posted By Asturias56

If we take Wallace at his word it looks liek...

If we take Wallace at his word it looks liek another salami slicing exercise - we'll keep "some tanks" but we'll also " shift to forward-deploy British military forces around the world to protect UK...
12th Sep 2020, 07:35
Replies: 442
Views: 148,963
Posted By Asturias56

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-54126146Defence...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-54126146Defence secretary denies plan to mothball British army tanksBy Jonathan Beale Defence correspondent, BBC News

UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace has quashed...
9th Sep 2020, 17:56
Replies: 893
Views: 621,413
Posted By Asturias56

"Anyone know when BA will publish accurate...

"Anyone know when BA will publish accurate October schedules for short-haul ?"

When the COVID vaccine is in place - right now we can expect on-going changes at a days notice until that turns up.
9th Sep 2020, 17:53
Replies: 5
Views: 1,256
Posted By Asturias56

Welllll - the US armed forces are as interested...

Welllll - the US armed forces are as interested as anyone else in not having a sole supplier - Boeing get a good run you can bet LM or Northrop will get the next big contract

TTBH they have much...
9th Sep 2020, 17:50
Replies: 622
Views: 222,264
Posted By Asturias56

"The creeping yellow peril of COVID19 is the tip...

"The creeping yellow peril of COVID19 is the tip of the spear that degrades the enemy without a shot being fired."

Is that why they tried it on themselves first Image??
9th Sep 2020, 17:48
Replies: 622
Views: 222,264
Posted By Asturias56

"They have quietly changed their peaceful and...

"They have quietly changed their peaceful and restrictive constitution "

I don't think they have - what they're done is to change definitions (eg "helicopter equipped destroyers") and skirt around...
8th Sep 2020, 15:48
Replies: 48
Views: 10,403
Posted By Asturias56

I think that's it - you have to know your people...

I think that's it - you have to know your people and understand what is important to them - do that and D&I comes part of normal operations
8th Sep 2020, 08:11
Replies: 5,993
Views: 1,646,263
Posted By Asturias56

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-hampshire-5406...

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-hampshire-54064886The HMS Queen Elizabeth has postponed sailing from Portsmouth after crew members tested positive for Covid-19. The Ministry of Defence (MoD)...
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