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Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Sep 2021, 23:22
Replies: 785
Views: 169,314
Posted By krismiler

Many of these emails are deliberately kept to a...

Many of these emails are deliberately kept to a level that would be obvious to most people that it is a scam. That way the scammer knows that anyone replying is a complete mug and worth pursuing.
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23rd Sep 2021, 05:07
Replies: 40
Views: 16,289
Posted By krismiler

Rumors are that something similar will happen in...

Rumors are that something similar will happen in Singapore, with the foreign pilots who were laid off in the big cull 12 months ago taking second place to unemployed and underemployed locals when...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Sep 2021, 00:08
Replies: 114
Views: 10,551
Posted By krismiler

Comparing Vigil to Life Under the Waves is like...

Comparing Vigil to Life Under the Waves is like comparing the Sunday Sport to the Sunday Times. The first is for entertainment and not to be taken seriously, the second is accurate and informative.
21st Sep 2021, 06:27
Replies: 56
Views: 22,190
Posted By krismiler

https://youtu.be/cnsNTj0SdhE

https://youtu.be/cnsNTj0SdhE
21st Sep 2021, 03:14
Replies: 37
Views: 8,856
Posted By krismiler

If the airline makes profits, executives get huge...

If the airline makes profits, executives get huge bonuses. If it makes losses through their incompetence they are replaced and given a generous exit package. If the losses are outside their control...
20th Sep 2021, 08:05
Replies: 8,351
Views: 1,149,634
Posted By krismiler

In Singapore, no one fully vaccinated and below...

In Singapore, no one fully vaccinated and below 70 years old has died or been in the ICU. Only 0.38% of fully vaccinated patients in their 70s has been in the ICU or died, this rate is actually lower...
19th Sep 2021, 07:54
Replies: 8,351
Views: 1,149,634
Posted By krismiler

Singapore is now running at about 1000 new cases...

Singapore is now running at about 1000 new cases a day with 900 currently in hospital of which 100 are serious and 18 in the ICU.

However 98% of cases have no or mild symptoms now that 82% of the...
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Sep 2021, 07:28
Replies: 44
Views: 2,072
Posted By krismiler

I had the Spectrum 16K back in the 1980s, a BBC...

I had the Spectrum 16K back in the 1980s, a BBC Micro was out of reach price wise. Needed to use the lounge TV for display in colour, or 12’ black and white portable in my room. The programs were...
14th Sep 2021, 05:34
Replies: 22
Views: 5,106
Posted By krismiler

I got up, switched the TV on and saw smoke...

I got up, switched the TV on and saw smoke billowing from the twin towers. The headline was "Hijacked Airliners are Crashing in America." I couldn't believe what I was seeing, almost as if aliens had...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Sep 2021, 00:56
Replies: 1,233
Views: 69,247
Posted By krismiler

Electricity supply companies can tell when there...

Electricity supply companies can tell when there is a commercial break during a popular TV program, there is a sudden spike in demand as millions of kettles get switched on at the same time and mains...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Sep 2021, 23:12
Replies: 302
Views: 33,355
Posted By krismiler

Operations without radar are routine at many...

Operations without radar are routine at many small airports, and even some larger ones with a low level of traffic. Workload for the controllers is higher, and the number of aircraft able to be...
5th Sep 2021, 10:50
Replies: 8,351
Views: 1,149,634
Posted By krismiler

In countries with a high vaccination rate, once...

In countries with a high vaccination rate, once you get to about 80% coverage it starts to taper off quite noticeably. You never hit 100% due to people who can't or won't take the vaccine.

The...
4th Sep 2021, 23:20
Replies: 206
Views: 28,961
Posted By krismiler

It's there already, it's just a matter of time...

It's there already, it's just a matter of time until it surfaces. This virus has blanketed the world. Some countries such as the UK and USA were affected earlier and more severely, some locked down...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Sep 2021, 08:28
Replies: 43
Views: 2,304
Posted By krismiler

Transport cafes in the UK seem to be able to...

Transport cafes in the UK seem to be able to manage a respectable brew, lorry drivers aren't renown for gourmet tastes but demand a good mug of tea to accompany their fry ups.
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Sep 2021, 22:59
Replies: 43
Views: 2,304
Posted By krismiler

Taking the pot to the kettle instead of taking...

Taking the pot to the kettle instead of taking the kettle to the pot ensures that the water is hotter when poured.
Forum: Rotorheads
3rd Sep 2021, 09:42
Replies: 53
Views: 21,232
Posted By krismiler

The North Koreans got their hands on a few of the...

The North Koreans got their hands on a few of the earlier model back in the 1980s.
https://news.yahoo.com/north-korea-got-hands-87-090000711.html
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Sep 2021, 23:48
Replies: 114
Views: 10,551
Posted By krismiler

Most aviation films I've seen have major factual...

Most aviation films I've seen have major factual errors and it sounds like this is similar, from the comments by people with submarine experience.

IIRC there was an incident in real life where a...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Sep 2021, 22:54
Replies: 43
Views: 2,304
Posted By krismiler

There are kettles available with different...

There are kettles available with different temperature settings for different types of teachers, IIRC green and white are lower than black.

Tea bags use lower grade leaves which are chopped into a...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Sep 2021, 10:30
Replies: 43
Views: 2,304
Posted By krismiler

Those teas in the picture, except for the English...

Those teas in the picture, except for the English breakfast, are all quite weak. My go to tea is Assam for the malty flavor which is also a feature of Scottish breakfast tea.

I found a Tesco blend...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Sep 2021, 07:17
Replies: 43
Views: 2,304
Posted By krismiler

There are different strengths of tea available if...

There are different strengths of tea available if what you're getting at the moment isn't cutting it. Tesco do an extra strong blend, I find that Assam or English Breakfast suits my taste as I prefer...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Sep 2021, 05:04
Replies: 302
Views: 33,355
Posted By krismiler

There is damaged beyond repair and damaged beyond...

There is damaged beyond repair and damaged beyond economic repair. For the aircraft never to fly again I would expect to see a charred pile of ashes, possibly with the outer wings and tail plane...
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Sep 2021, 08:16
Replies: 64
Views: 4,834
Posted By krismiler

This tipping sounds like a good racket to be on,...

This tipping sounds like a good racket to be on, next flight I do I'll put a big jar with a "TIPS" sign on it next to the door. Pax can tip based on a percentage of the fare they paid, I'll work out...
Forum: Rotorheads
1st Sep 2021, 05:27
Replies: 53
Views: 21,232
Posted By krismiler

The Iranians will probably get them and have them...

The Iranians will probably get them and have them rebuilt in a few months. They have extensive capabilities in keeping aircraft from the1970s in serviceable flying condition. I would expect to see...
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Sep 2021, 04:57
Replies: 302
Views: 33,355
Posted By krismiler

The Taliban will probably be able to use...

The Taliban will probably be able to use everything under "Equipment" in the above illustration. There is no shortage of skilled gunsmiths in the Kyber pass area to maintain small arms and assault...
1st Sep 2021, 00:07
Replies: 206
Views: 28,961
Posted By krismiler

Singapore has started publishing figures of...

Singapore has started publishing figures of seriously ill COVID cases as well as total. With a population of 6 million, 80% vaccinated there are 24 seriously ill cases 19 of which require oxygen and...
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