PPRuNe Forums - Search Results

Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Argus
Showing results 1 to 35 of 426
Search took 0.42 seconds.
3rd Jan 2019, 21:32
Replies: 7
Views: 3,605
Posted By Argus

Only just seen this. Our paths crossed on several...

Only just seen this. Our paths crossed on several occasions in 1969 during various exercises in Malaysia involving the 28th Commonwealth Brigade and the 2nd Commando Brigade. Digby could always be...
30th Jan 2015, 04:18
Replies: 17
Views: 4,244
Posted By Argus

On 24th January 1968, during the Cold War, while...

On 24th January 1968, during the Cold War, while loitering with intent in the Lossie Tower to observe a promised full AB vertical climb (a consequence of a "mine's bigger than yours" game), I recall...
21st Aug 2014, 04:24
Replies: 7
Views: 3,428
Posted By Argus

Thanks Wannabe Flyer.

Thanks Wannabe Flyer.
20th Aug 2014, 08:24
Replies: 7
Views: 3,428
Posted By Argus

Thanks Metro Man

Thanks Metro Man
20th Aug 2014, 03:05
Replies: 7
Views: 3,428
Posted By Argus

Air India

We're planning a family trip from Oz to India next year. Air India fares are considerably cheaper than any other airline. Is there a trap for young players here?


Thanks in advance for any hints.
11th Apr 2012, 09:00
Replies: 3
Views: 2,422
Posted By Argus

Thanks Union Jack. Seems to line up nicely with...

Thanks Union Jack. Seems to line up nicely with the DT Obit. Pleased to note that statutory senility hasn't yet been overtaken by Alzheimers.

There are other 'gems' in said book, including the...
10th Apr 2012, 00:58
Replies: 3
Views: 2,422
Posted By Argus

I've misplaced my copy of the 'Fleet Air Arm...

I've misplaced my copy of the 'Fleet Air Arm Songbook', but if memory serves me correctly, there's reference to a Flt Lt Joey Blyth in a ditty in said publication about fighter pilots in the Korean...
3rd Jun 2011, 05:04
Replies: 265
Views: 59,433
Posted By Argus

Sisemen, old chap, assuming you dwell under...

Sisemen, old chap, assuming you dwell under Capricorn, you could always join an Antipodean Club (such as the Naval, Military and Air Force Club of South Australia) that has reciprocal membership...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Mar 2011, 08:46
Replies: 88
Views: 16,576
Posted By Argus

Chiglet

It's all rather hazy now but I have a vague recollection that 5SQN was detached to Leuchars at the time because the resident Lightning SQN was deployed.
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Mar 2011, 05:01
Replies: 88
Views: 16,576
Posted By Argus

On 24th January 1968, during the Cold War, while...

On 24th January 1968, during the Cold War, while loitering with intent in the Lossie Tower to observe a promised full AB vertical climb (a consequence of a "mine's bigger than yours" game), I recall...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Jan 2011, 20:59
Replies: 40
Views: 3,315
Posted By Argus

I'd be happy with a flag that doesn't advertise a...

I'd be happy with a flag that doesn't advertise a country that subjects me to the third degree at Heathrow Airport!
10th Oct 2010, 04:12
Replies: 12
Views: 1,517
Posted By Argus

Lancelot37

Australia, being a federation of states and territories, has both federal and state consumer protection legislation. Each jurisdiction provides recourse to a tribunal.

Tiger Airways is a listed...
4th Oct 2010, 01:13
Replies: 51
Views: 10,412
Posted By Argus

Although Angus Houston holds the rank of ACM in...

Although Angus Houston holds the rank of ACM in the Royal Australian Air Force, he is the Chief of the Australian Defence Force -the most senior position in the Australian Defence Force - and a...
14th Aug 2010, 04:50
Replies: 2,279
Views: 318,208
Posted By Argus

As part of a recent trip to Europe, my wife and I...

As part of a recent trip to Europe, my wife and I flew from Paris to London on 16 Jul 10 via BA. I had previously tried to cancel this flight and use Eurostar instead. However, we stuck with BA...
19th May 2010, 04:56
Replies: 97
Views: 15,942
Posted By Argus

Duffus

You start well but fade in the straight. Unless you're into self flagellation, why would you spend hard earned money to be belittled? Seems to be de rigueur with former state owned carriers - see...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd May 2010, 03:38
Replies: 16,378
Views: 3,565,837
Posted By Argus

Sea oxen No. I'm visiting the UK...

Sea oxen



No. I'm visiting the UK shortly and want to lord it over you poor b*stards!
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd May 2010, 03:29
Replies: 3,265
Views: 174,678
Posted By Argus

$17 a packet. A far cry from the 2/6 per 100...

$17 a packet. A far cry from the 2/6 per 100 'Blue Liners' in the 1960s RN!

Speaking of responsible health issues, has anybody else tried to buy over the counter medication recently in Oz?
...
Forum: Cabin Crew
18th Mar 2010, 07:49
Replies: 3,713
Views: 1,014,777
Posted By Argus

Secondary boycotts are illegal in Oz, too. ...

Secondary boycotts are illegal in Oz, too.

TRADE PRACTICES ACT 1974 - SECT 45D Secondary boycotts for the purpose of causing substantial loss or damage...
Forum: ATC Issues
17th Dec 2008, 05:27
Replies: 5
Views: 11,445
Posted By Argus

Check your PMs.

Check your PMs.
9th Nov 2008, 21:58
Replies: 268
Views: 48,537
Posted By Argus

Our little village in rural New South Wales,...

Our little village in rural New South Wales, holds the Remembrance Day service on Tuesday 11th November at 1100 hrs. There's a simple War Memorial with names that date from mid 19th Century African...
10th May 2008, 08:37
Replies: 8,153
Views: 1,141,720
Posted By Argus

Who, in turn, is advised by those who have never...

Who, in turn, is advised by those who have never seen/heard/felt a shot fired in anger, made a Command decision where lives were at risk, or successfully survived the cut and thrust of life outside...
22nd Apr 2008, 08:44
Replies: 8,153
Views: 1,141,720
Posted By Argus

I wouldn't be so sure. I noticed recently...

I wouldn't be so sure.

I noticed recently that a civilian lawyer with no experience of the UK military has been appointed to take charge of courts martial against British soldiers. A committee of...
15th Apr 2008, 08:22
Replies: 13
Views: 1,068
Posted By Argus

cdtaylor_nats, [email protected], Jubilee and al446 ...

cdtaylor_nats, [email protected], Jubilee and al446

Thanks.

On further enquiries, looks like the cheapest 'J' class is JAL at $A6680 (includes a discount for 'mature' aged Pax). Downside is that it...
13th Apr 2008, 04:40
Replies: 13
Views: 1,068
Posted By Argus

Thanks everybody for your helpful comments. ...

Thanks everybody for your helpful comments.

Must admit I'd overlooked SIA and QATAR.

According to web sites, cheapest fare is QATAR but downside is two en-route stops.

Emirates, Etihad...
12th Apr 2008, 06:28
Replies: 13
Views: 1,068
Posted By Argus

Flights into Manchester/Glasgow

For family reasons, I fear I must shortly slip and proceed from Oz to Liverpool (ugh) and the place of my ancestors (Ayrshire).

It's been a while since my last personal trip. It seems that the...
9th Feb 2008, 04:49
Replies: 8,153
Views: 1,141,720
Posted By Argus

AA

Interesting and relevant question.

A further question is what is the source of the legal advice - 'in house' government employed lawyers, a firm of solicitors or Counsel?

Doubtless the MOD...
17th Jan 2008, 07:07
Replies: 8,153
Views: 1,141,720
Posted By Argus

Gentlemen I've followed this thread with...

Gentlemen

I've followed this thread with great interest, both from the point of view of an old and bold aviator who once flew helos around that area of the UK; and now, as a lawyer.

You can...
14th Nov 2007, 09:23
Replies: 268
Views: 48,537
Posted By Argus

Last Sunday morning, I was in a queue at Hanoi...

Last Sunday morning, I was in a queue at Hanoi International Airport waiting for a flight to Bangkok. In an adjacent queue, in a sea of non European faces, there was an English couple, both of whom...
Forum: ATC Issues
16th Sep 2007, 05:43
Replies: 24
Views: 5,369
Posted By Argus

A long way from live QGHs at Shawberry, and GCA...

A long way from live QGHs at Shawberry, and GCA training at Sleap on the CPN4!
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Sep 2007, 07:35
Replies: 94
Views: 5,694
Posted By Argus

Thanks Track Coastal. Lowerlobe, there's a...

Thanks Track Coastal.

Lowerlobe, there's a veritable cornupia of information on the de Menezes case that you can access by way of a simple 'Google' search. One of the more informative, with...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Sep 2007, 04:20
Replies: 94
Views: 5,694
Posted By Argus

Con Pilot

You've fallen for the good old Australian pastime of "extracting the urine".

And you're way off point when you say

Watching the saga that has unfolded in Sydney, or, more to the point,...
22nd Jul 2007, 07:34
Replies: 11
Views: 2,925
Posted By Argus

Thank you Evileyes. Jumpin' Jehoshaphat, 40 years...

Thank you Evileyes. Jumpin' Jehoshaphat, 40 years plus just flashed before my eyes!
22nd Jul 2007, 05:46
Replies: 11
Views: 2,925
Posted By Argus

What about Grampaw Pettibone?

What about Grampaw Pettibone?
9th Jul 2007, 09:38
Replies: 24
Views: 10,351
Posted By Argus

Many more years ago than I care to remember, I...

Many more years ago than I care to remember, I passed through Gan as a humble punter en route to the Far East Fleet.

I recall sighting various pieces of graffiti, in what the RAF was pleased to...
17th Jun 2007, 04:34
Replies: 1
Views: 1,649
Posted By Argus

The pilot who wrote the Fleet Air Arm's most famous and raciest song

Vale Dave Wright, author of the A25 song: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/news/2007/06/15/db1502.xml
Showing results 1 to 35 of 426
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.