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16th Feb 2019, 20:53
Replies: 36
Views: 16,048
Posted By acbus1

Why should I? He didn't land it! ...

Why should I? He didn't land it!



Depends upon what you mean by 'engineer'. It's a greatly misused word in the UK. No idea how it's used in Oz (although I can hazard a guess).
3rd Feb 2019, 09:28
Replies: 15
Views: 9,921
Posted By acbus1

AAIB identify reason BMI plane skidded off Bristol Airport runway

https://www.bristolpost.co.uk/news/bristol-news/bmi-plane-skidded-more-100-2414582

December 2017. AAIB report apparently just out.

Skidded off Bristol runway, travelling 120 metres along the...
3rd Feb 2019, 09:04
Replies: 11
Views: 4,859
Posted By acbus1

Skidded off the runway, travelling 120 metres...

Skidded off the runway, travelling 120 metres along the grass.

Control was lost by the pilot as the emergency brake was mistakenly selected rather than the speed brake, according to the Air...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Apr 2018, 12:05
Replies: 1,660
Views: 493,943
Posted By acbus1

Haven't read the thread or checked...

Haven't read the thread or checked typos/spelling. Just wanted to quickly add my opinion of Aussie cricketing "sportsmanship" over many more years than should have been allowed.

Maybe the slide...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Apr 2018, 11:44
Replies: 1,697
Views: 316,347
Posted By acbus1

On topic, I haven't read any posts except the...

On topic, I haven't read any posts except the first, but is it just me who hears echoes from the past?

If you need a hint, I've seen the EU referred to as 'The Fourth Reich'.

Brexit can't be...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Feb 2018, 10:37
Replies: 100
Views: 10,965
Posted By acbus1

Turn the phone "bell" off. Use an answering...

Turn the phone "bell" off.

Use an answering machine or service if you must. The nuisance types don't like them.

Anyone wants us, they know to email. Spam is easily ignored/deleted.
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Feb 2018, 10:28
Replies: 7,386
Views: 2,719,115
Posted By acbus1

Excellent point bcgallacher! Glad you raised it. ...

Excellent point bcgallacher! Glad you raised it.

Bring on the BBC adverts, then. We ignore them/turn the sound off/switch channels/make a cuppa/have a pee. They are intensely annoying. Lots of...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Feb 2018, 09:57
Replies: 7,386
Views: 2,719,115
Posted By acbus1

Aye, with direct debits these days, it's all too...

Aye, with direct debits these days, it's all too easy to forget that the BBC steal a wad of cash from every TV viewer in the nation every single year. Pay Per View at its most criminal.

Explains...
26th Aug 2015, 06:53
Replies: 1,087
Views: 941,563
Posted By acbus1

There are a lot of suggestions that the Hunter...

There are a lot of suggestions that the Hunter was too low at the top of the loop. They are too numerous to ignore without comment:

Based upon the videos I've now seen, I strongly disagree that...
23rd Aug 2015, 15:47
Replies: 1,087
Views: 941,563
Posted By acbus1

First and foremost, my commiserations to all...

First and foremost, my commiserations to all victims, families and friends.

Secondly, a suggestion that a major portion of the second half of the loop appears to lack sufficient pitch rate, except...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Sep 2014, 14:59
Replies: 454
Views: 73,969
Posted By acbus1

As I said on 11th April:

As I said on 11th April:
4th Sep 2014, 09:29
Replies: 57
Views: 18,038
Posted By acbus1

...and given that they consciously joined BMI...

...and given that they consciously joined BMI with little prospect of it ever doing anything else, if you had your eyes anything more than halfway open. To then perpetuate the initial misjudgement by...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Jun 2014, 07:05
Replies: 17
Views: 2,342
Posted By acbus1

Me again. Something just surfaced in my memory...

Me again. Something just surfaced in my memory (rare, these days)...

Anyone ever fly the Mosquito?

Story I heard was that an engine failure after take off with a big bomb on board meant you'd...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Jun 2014, 06:35
Replies: 17
Views: 2,342
Posted By acbus1

I eat plenty of roughage, although strenuous...

I eat plenty of roughage, although strenuous pumping is still occasionally demanded. 15 minutes seems a bit much, though.

We don't get any red engines around here (plenty of brown ones a few miles...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jun 2014, 17:04
Replies: 62
Views: 3,428
Posted By acbus1

Apologies for continued thread drift, but I need...

Apologies for continued thread drift, but I need to respond:




...presumably as long as they have functionally literate mothers who will be alive for as long as their offspring need their...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jun 2014, 14:30
Replies: 12,945
Views: 9,573,809
Posted By acbus1

Here's the offspring: ...

Here's the offspring:

http://static.fjcdn.com/pictures/Cat_e031a7_413151.png
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jun 2014, 14:21
Replies: 12,945
Views: 9,573,809
Posted By acbus1

http://jokideo.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Reve...

http://jokideo.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Revenge-of-the-duck.jpg
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jun 2014, 14:00
Replies: 62
Views: 3,428
Posted By acbus1

The UK Department for Education should sort out...

The UK Department for Education should sort out the basics before they worry their dim little heads about the trimmings:

Functional illiteracy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jun 2014, 14:04
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By acbus1

A disappointed Truscott had hoped for a pat on...

A disappointed Truscott had hoped for a pat on the head.
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jun 2014, 07:05
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By acbus1

Is it true he's now suffering from NSU?

Is it true he's now suffering from NSU?
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jun 2014, 06:47
Replies: 60
Views: 5,255
Posted By acbus1

Captain Crashtor Maldonado is currently being...

Captain Crashtor Maldonado is currently being interviewed by the authorities.
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Jun 2014, 06:23
Replies: 97
Views: 5,575
Posted By acbus1

Winston Churchill (justifiably popular in this...

Winston Churchill (justifiably popular in this survey. The best wartime leader Great Britain ever had, precisely when he was needed the most)

Albert Einstein (Such a genius, you need to be close...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jun 2014, 20:46
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By acbus1

It doesn't help his case that it was a bi cycle.

It doesn't help his case that it was a bi cycle.
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jun 2014, 14:41
Replies: 23
Views: 2,205
Posted By acbus1

Since when has a men strual cycle been illegal?...

Since when has a men strual cycle been illegal? :confused:
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd Jun 2014, 14:30
Replies: 37
Views: 2,228
Posted By acbus1

What, for the deaf fans, you mean?

What, for the deaf fans, you mean?
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