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Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 13:06
Replies: 7,658
Views: 596,868
Posted By ORAC

Worth reading in full. I presume many of those...

Worth reading in full. I presume many of those interested in such things will recognise Peter Kellner’s name - he is regular face on TV at election time…
...
14th May 2021, 12:11
Replies: 9
Views: 2,118
Posted By ORAC

When did £1.4B become “close” to £2B? I’ve heard...

When did £1.4B become “close” to £2B? I’ve heard of inflation, but that’s ridiculous….

I would imagine the contract includes spare engines, spares, software, manuals, support, training etc, plus...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 12:05
Replies: 10,705
Views: 1,331,002
Posted By ORAC

CJ, As anticipated, according to Sky the...

CJ,

As anticipated, according to Sky the Portuguese government have announced British tourists will be accepted with effect from Monday morning subject to a negative PCR test in the 72 hours prior...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 12:03
Replies: 10,705
Views: 1,331,002
Posted By ORAC

Second half is correct - rules then in force have...

Second half is correct - rules then in force have been suspended during the pandemic.
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 11:13
Replies: 10,705
Views: 1,331,002
Posted By ORAC

CJ, I have no influence over the Portuguese...

CJ, I have no influence over the Portuguese tourist industry - neither does the UK government.
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 10:58
Replies: 10,705
Views: 1,331,002
Posted By ORAC

UEFA offered the match to Wembley, but only on...

UEFA offered the match to Wembley, but only on the condition the UK lifted restrictions and allowed in supporters from amber and red list countries for the match without quarantine

The UK...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 10:50
Replies: 15,469
Views: 1,581,945
Posted By ORAC

Unlike the Brazilian variant the Indian variant...

Unlike the Brazilian variant the Indian variant is currently assessed to be as vulnerable to the current vaccines as the Kent variant - hence the plans to accelerate vaccinations.

There is concern...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 10:41
Replies: 10,705
Views: 1,331,002
Posted By ORAC

ATNotts, You should tell Portugal - they...

ATNotts,

You should tell Portugal - they have similar restrictions on the other EU members, including Schengen…

However, listening to R5L this morning, the expectation is that, like Greece,...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 09:22
Replies: 0
Views: 118
Posted By ORAC

Irish Health Service Cyber Attack

Following on to the pipeline cyber attack in the USA….

https://www.politico.eu/article/ireland-health-services-it-systems-shut-down-after-ransomware-attack/

Irish health service’s IT systems...
14th May 2021, 08:19
Replies: 42
Views: 14,094
Posted By ORAC

I wonder what range and payload NGAD has when you...

I wonder what range and payload NGAD has when you see the comment that the F-22 range of “only” 1850nm is to small….

Also note the suggestion of greatly increased F-15EX numbers to rationalise the...
14th May 2021, 07:46
Replies: 9
Views: 2,118
Posted By ORAC

In a while…. ...

In a while….

https://www.defensenews.com/air/2021/05/13/britain-buys-14-new-chinook-helos-but-itll-take-a-decade-for-full-delivery/

LONDON — Britain has confirmed it will acquire 14 Boeing-made...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 07:07
Replies: 21
Views: 1,774
Posted By ORAC

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/may/13/ru...

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/may/13/russia-send-actor-director-iss-shoot-first-movie-space

Space race 2: Russian actor bound for ISS in same month as Tom Cruise

The space race...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 07:01
Replies: 7,658
Views: 596,868
Posted By ORAC

Strange how this didn’t make the front pages but...

Strange how this didn’t make the front pages but buried inside, just like the way they bury apologies. Not mentioned on Dky either…
...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 06:53
Replies: 15,469
Views: 1,581,945
Posted By ORAC

Just a recognition of reality. There was an...

Just a recognition of reality.

There was an interview with a local shopkeeper in one of the worst areas who admitted that the locals ignored any precautions. They didn’t wear masks and moved...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2021, 06:15
Replies: 10,705
Views: 1,331,002
Posted By ORAC

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/brexit-deal-blo...

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/brexit-deal-blocks-life-saving-cancer-drug-in-northern-ireland-7t8w5nr8m

Brexit deal blocks life-saving cancer drug in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is to...
14th May 2021, 05:32
Replies: 138
Views: 12,497
Posted By ORAC

https://twitter.com/teslaownerssv/status/139298962...

https://twitter.com/teslaownerssv/status/1392989623169667073?s=21
13th May 2021, 19:23
Replies: 77
Views: 9,699
Posted By ORAC

That was the Passive Detection System installed...

That was the Passive Detection System installed along with the T85 radar at Boulmer, Staxton Wold and Neatishead.

To this day I can recall the details of hyperbolic lays….
...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th May 2021, 09:34
Replies: 7,658
Views: 596,868
Posted By ORAC

It would appear the mark-up on designer...

It would appear the mark-up on designer sunglasses is about 1000%, because the market is, effectively, a monopoly….
...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th May 2021, 09:06
Replies: 3
Views: 901
Posted By ORAC

Substitute states in the Middle East for China...

Substitute states in the Middle East for China and Christianity for Islam and you may get close to an answer. Stones and glasshouses so to speak.

Grauniad and Gov.uk chosen over a plethora of...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th May 2021, 07:53
Replies: 15,469
Views: 1,581,945
Posted By ORAC

Hungary has approved 7 vaccines, but the two main...

Hungary has approved 7 vaccines, but the two main ones in use are Sinopharm and Pfizer.

Reports on the effectiveness of Sinopharm vary, with reports of very low protection after one dose,...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th May 2021, 07:20
Replies: 7,658
Views: 596,868
Posted By ORAC

Much as I hate to crush KnC’s hopes of generating...

Much as I hate to crush KnC’s hopes of generating another scandal concerning the CCJ against Boris, I must do so.

Following KnC’s comments concerning people jumping on the “outrage bus”, I do not,...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th May 2021, 07:05
Replies: 686
Views: 38,228
Posted By ORAC

W’ere doomed - the idiots are winning… Tim...

W’ere doomed - the idiots are winning…

Tim Worstall, who owned a company buying and selling rare earths, on planned new “green” EU legislation….
...
13th May 2021, 06:14
Replies: 130
Views: 72,767
Posted By ORAC

https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2021/05/...

https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2021/05/11/germany-goes-hail-mary-on-funding-europes-next-gen-fighter/

Germany goes Hail Mary on funding Europe’s next-gen fighter

COLOGNE, Germany —...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th May 2021, 21:41
Replies: 4
Views: 1,064
Posted By ORAC

This paper seems to provide a full clear...

This paper seems to provide a full clear explanation - with pictures….

https://rosap.ntl.bts.gov/view/dot/42500/dot_42500_DS1.pdf (https://rosap.ntl.bts.gov/view/dot/42500/dot_42500_DS1.pdf?)
12th May 2021, 21:08
Replies: 77
Views: 9,699
Posted By ORAC

Ewan, Ill add that we had one at Buchan in...

Ewan,

Ill add that we had one at Buchan in the early 1980s, left hand side off the well, and it was bloody useless. Can’t remember it ever providing any useful intel, and hence the lack of...
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