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Forum: Jet Blast
5th Jul 2022, 13:37
Replies: 19
Views: 1,925
Posted By esa-aardvark

I am dual GB/NZ nationality and use UK for...

I am dual GB/NZ nationality and use UK for leaving UK and NZ for NZ. No problems
so far. Spent about 90 days in Spain last year and had to ask border to stamp.
my passport on leaving, he was not...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jul 2022, 11:18
Replies: 61
Views: 6,321
Posted By esa-aardvark

Just received my quarterly bill. Was uk467, last...

Just received my quarterly bill. Was uk467, last year 145.
This in on standard quarterly online tariff. Annual estimate 1723.
Alternative 1 year variable estimate 2593, or 2 year fixed 2623....
Forum: Jet Blast
30th Jun 2022, 14:06
Replies: 2
Views: 587
Posted By esa-aardvark

UK 22 point air plan

Anyone looked at the 22 point plan. Does not
look like a plan to me.
Lots of 'working with' , 'launched', 'intend to'.
It is simply a load of humbug.
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Jun 2022, 08:39
Replies: 33
Views: 5,503
Posted By esa-aardvark

There was a guy who smuggled a 'model' into a...

There was a guy who smuggled a 'model' into a satellite test area (clean room).
Foolishly he published photo's and was shortly off the premises.
Strange how stupid people can be.
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Jun 2022, 15:08
Replies: 38
Views: 4,606
Posted By esa-aardvark

Anyone have a clue how I can check that I...

Anyone have a clue how I can check that I actually
receive the correct amount of state pension ?
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Jun 2022, 09:38
Replies: 7
Views: 1,841
Posted By esa-aardvark

Broken internet...

No problem, just go online to troubleshoot.
Wait a minute, that won't work.
Ah well try the landline, also via router.
Never mind, get them on your cellphone
- not in deepest darkest Norfolk
...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Jun 2022, 15:47
Replies: 71
Views: 7,208
Posted By esa-aardvark

I bought a tablet with only usb-c input. So now I...

I bought a tablet with only usb-c input. So now I cannot charge it
and have attached devices at the same time. Nothing I buy actually
works nicely.
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jun 2022, 09:25
Replies: 39
Views: 7,309
Posted By esa-aardvark

If it works, when container ships go wrong ...

If it works, when container ships go wrong
https://youtu.be/YoKWhYZ2E7A
Replies: 127
Views: 26,519
Posted By esa-aardvark

When I lived in New Zealand, a friend of our son...

When I lived in New Zealand, a friend of our son came to NZ. Took lessons at
Bridge Pa flying school. As far as I know he funded the lessons from his meagre
earnings. Then built hours flying people...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th May 2022, 17:12
Replies: 734
Views: 88,165
Posted By esa-aardvark

Uplinker, Vodafone has the best signal for...

Uplinker,

Vodafone has the best signal for me in rural Norfolk.
But by no means good !
Forum: Jet Blast
10th May 2022, 15:17
Replies: 734
Views: 88,165
Posted By esa-aardvark

Flawed design Anything that relies on...

Flawed design

Anything that relies on sending me a cellphone message to verify a transaction.
Due to England leading the world in 2g,3g,4g,5g, will mostly not work in my location.
Forum: Jet Blast
10th May 2022, 15:10
Replies: 7
Views: 1,056
Posted By esa-aardvark

Spitfire over Reepham, Norfolk?

3.45pm, was in my garden looking up for a quite stealthy F35, when what seemed to
be a Spitfire (elliptical wings, long body, small tail) flew over. Anyone verify ?
1st May 2022, 08:54
Replies: 74
Views: 20,225
Posted By esa-aardvark

In run-up to GW1 had one of those flying very low...

In run-up to GW1 had one of those flying very low over my meadow.
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Apr 2022, 13:53
Replies: 46
Views: 8,254
Posted By esa-aardvark

To follow up my own post. Car was due MOT test &...

To follow up my own post. Car was due MOT test & service.
I had to negotiate the Gatekeeper at the Garage (name,rank,number,postcode,mileage & more).
It's overdue for service say's he. No it's not...
23rd Apr 2022, 15:16
Replies: 92
Views: 8,438
Posted By esa-aardvark

Brewster Lived near a person who had been a...

Brewster

Lived near a person who had been a National service pilot. He
flew Sabres from West Raynham and managed to pull sufficient 'G'
to bend one so it never flew again. My father who was...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2022, 11:02
Replies: 46
Views: 8,254
Posted By esa-aardvark

Coincidences? Are they listening?

Recently wife & I discussed returning to NZ. Next day looking at newspaper online
a sidebar popped up from NZ immigration informing me of regulation for importing
various things.
A few days ago we...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Apr 2022, 09:13
Replies: 1,399
Views: 102,180
Posted By esa-aardvark

Sometimes I leave my petrol car at Southampton...

Sometimes I leave my petrol car at Southampton docks for an extended period.
Next time it will be 100+ days. Usually I connect my solar charger and all is well.
Anyone know what to do if I get an...
4th Apr 2022, 12:59
Replies: 58
Views: 13,255
Posted By esa-aardvark

Having worked with (not for) a few IT outsourcing...

Having worked with (not for) a few IT outsourcing companies I can tell you that
some of their aims are:-
1. Grow the contract.
2. Try to keep information away from counterpart managers so they...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Mar 2022, 15:09
Replies: 734
Views: 88,165
Posted By esa-aardvark

Recent eye exam. Chart was very bright, examiner...

Recent eye exam. Chart was very bright, examiner said 'it will help you'.
Unfortunately I cannot distinguish bright objects. Back to the old machine.
I wonder how much our UK NHS spent developing...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Mar 2022, 15:32
Replies: 53
Views: 7,599
Posted By esa-aardvark

Why were you banned ?

I was banned for having been taught English by an elderly spinster.
Perhaps true as I attended the oldest, still existing, primary school in England. Maybe there was a ghostly spinster hidden in one...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Mar 2022, 13:10
Replies: 85
Views: 10,877
Posted By esa-aardvark

oil per barrel is $109, one barrel is 159 litres....

oil per barrel is $109, one barrel is 159 litres.
I paid 99pence (uk) per litre on the 11th March, was ordered
earlier. Price if ordered on Friday wold have been about 150 per litre.
Oil was...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Mar 2022, 09:02
Replies: 56
Views: 3,084
Posted By esa-aardvark

I have moved to NZ & back with books 3 times. ...

I have moved to NZ & back with books 3 times.
Recommend to get moving boxes with hand holds
or cut them yourself.
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Mar 2022, 10:52
Replies: 734
Views: 88,165
Posted By esa-aardvark

2 factor approval of online purchases, coupled...

2 factor approval of online purchases, coupled with bizarre
behavior of local authority (outsourced) payment site.
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Mar 2022, 17:14
Replies: 67
Views: 6,087
Posted By esa-aardvark

Recipe for home made tonic water anyone ?

Recipe for home made tonic water anyone ?
3rd Feb 2022, 16:41
Replies: 155
Views: 50,093
Posted By esa-aardvark

There is stuff on Pprune. By coincidence I will...

There is stuff on Pprune. By coincidence I will be in the
Falklands Jan next year.

https://www.pprune.org/archive/index.php/t-329162.html
28th Jan 2022, 08:25
Replies: 59
Views: 13,775
Posted By esa-aardvark

Put alot of key (?) people on the same flight. ...

Put alot of key (?) people on the same flight.
Reminds me of a certain helicopter incident.
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Dec 2021, 15:38
Replies: 25
Views: 3,569
Posted By esa-aardvark

Just finished with the paperwork for 3 months at...

Just finished with the paperwork for 3 months at sea,
with in between stops in the UK.
It is quite heavy duty, but the UK PLF is an alarmingly
poor piece of software. Designed by know-nothing...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Dec 2021, 14:53
Replies: 13
Views: 2,025
Posted By esa-aardvark

Grey on Grey

Why is there such a fashion for web pages to be grey on grey. Just gave
up applying for a visa via an agent, as the web page was too difficult to read.
I see text dim on dim all the time (pun...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Dec 2021, 14:56
Replies: 49
Views: 8,168
Posted By esa-aardvark

They banned me for having been taught English by...

They banned me for having been taught English by an elderly spinster.
4th Dec 2021, 18:19
Replies: 24
Views: 6,454
Posted By esa-aardvark

Not ejection. I worked with a guy who took his...

Not ejection. I worked with a guy who took his Vampire through
the sea wall at St Athan. Where might that incident have been recorded ?
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Dec 2021, 17:13
Replies: 18,767
Views: 2,403,347
Posted By esa-aardvark

Had my booster at 11.20am, message just now...

Had my booster at 11.20am, message just now (18.12pm), make
your booster appointment now. Should I have a 4th jab ?
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Dec 2021, 07:39
Replies: 10
Views: 1,204
Posted By esa-aardvark

Just back from sea, and stuck in the changeover...

Just back from sea, and stuck in the changeover from lateral flow to pcr.
I had to pay UK77 to upgrade tests, and still await delivery. My main complaint
is the excessive price of these tests. I...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Dec 2021, 19:01
Replies: 49
Views: 6,881
Posted By esa-aardvark

Just got back from a voyage at sea. Outside air...

Just got back from a voyage at sea. Outside air temperature around +1.
Heat pump worked just fine.
16th Nov 2021, 10:44
Replies: 79
Views: 12,051
Posted By esa-aardvark

I recall reading about 'self mobile squadrons',...

I recall reading about 'self mobile squadrons', title may a bit wrong.
Was WW2 era.
When they re-located themselves was that a base ? How did the rest
of the R.A.F know where to find them ?
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Nov 2021, 15:08
Replies: 30
Views: 1,754
Posted By esa-aardvark

I will drink more Red Eye water, possibly diluted...

I will drink more Red Eye water, possibly diluted with water Red Eye.
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