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13th May 2021, 10:26
Replies: 15
Views: 2,986
Posted By Pinky the pilot

I have heard it said more than once that the only...

I have heard it said more than once that the only things quotas ensure is equality of mediocrity.:hmm:

Make of that what you will.
11th May 2021, 10:35
Replies: 15
Views: 3,195
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Great read, Centaurus!:ok: I'd give my...

Great read, Centaurus!:ok:


I'd give my left whatsit to fly a Mustang for the first time!!

As an aside; My late Father once had the opportunity to fly a then fresh from the Castle Bromwich...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2021, 12:07
Replies: 131
Views: 22,407
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Ah so desu. I stand corrected. Thanks for...

Ah so desu. I stand corrected. Thanks for that.:ok:
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Apr 2021, 12:04
Replies: 131
Views: 22,407
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Didn't a car once drive itself around that place...

Didn't a car once drive itself around that place for some hours driverless, only stopping when it ran out of fuel?

Cannot remember the exact story now, or how it became driverless but it aparently...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2021, 10:18
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Most welcome news if correct!:ok: Having had...

Most welcome news if correct!:ok:

Having had contracted Malaria (like some fellow Ppruners) I can readly testify that it is not a very nice disease to have!:yuk::ugh:
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Apr 2021, 10:14
Replies: 13,977
Views: 2,083,698
Posted By Pinky the pilot

L was supposed to stand for 'Lay the rubber' and...

L was supposed to stand for 'Lay the rubber' and D was for 'Drag.'
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Apr 2021, 10:28
Replies: 23
Views: 3,122
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Soloed in a Cherokee 140 after just over 3 hours...

Soloed in a Cherokee 140 after just over 3 hours dual.
(Had just over 300 hours Gliding with Gold C and two diamonds.)
15th Apr 2021, 10:41
Replies: 85
Views: 10,801
Posted By Pinky the pilot

And I suspect that whoever authorised that dance...

And I suspect that whoever authorised that dance troupe will be keelhauled in the not too distant future. That is, if some of the perpetually outraged have their way.

Thougt it was a bit silly...
15th Apr 2021, 10:36
Replies: 1,626
Views: 784,672
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Devil Indeed! And I suspect that he would have referred...

Indeed! And I suspect that he would have referred to CASA's actions as being 'a fustercluck of mammoth proportions!':E
14th Apr 2021, 09:59
Replies: 1,626
Views: 784,672
Posted By Pinky the pilot

No-one, Fliegs. It would be almost certain that...

No-one, Fliegs. It would be almost certain that the whole letter would have either been written by, or certainly approved, by CASA Lawyers!
13th Apr 2021, 05:41
Replies: 33
Views: 10,761
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Thought you were a six footer Keg!:confused:

Thought you were a six footer Keg!:confused:
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Apr 2021, 11:28
8th Apr 2021, 04:47
Replies: 85
Views: 10,801
Posted By Pinky the pilot

More's the pity.:*

More's the pity.:*
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Apr 2021, 01:43
Replies: 64
Views: 4,594
Posted By Pinky the pilot

The Pinky household has no landline; cancelled it...

The Pinky household has no landline; cancelled it some years ago after noting that we were being charged about four times the amount in 'fees and charges' than in actual calls. Now only Mobile phones...
6th Apr 2021, 11:00
Replies: 122
Views: 20,980
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Devil Interesting observation, Justin. However, permit...

Interesting observation, Justin. However, permit me to ask another hypothetical;

Who would you rather hear commenting upon Aviation Incidents; Byron...or GT?:E:hmm:
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Apr 2021, 11:25
Replies: 35
Views: 10,679
Posted By Pinky the pilot

I tend to agree with you, John Marsh. Indeed,...

I tend to agree with you, John Marsh. Indeed, from conversations I have had with people around here over time I have found that agreement to be virtually unanimous!

However, I also hear from the...
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Apr 2021, 09:41
Replies: 22
Views: 2,506
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Devil Why does the subject of this thread remind me of...

Why does the subject of this thread remind me of Mad Magazine's Spy Vs Spy?
26th Mar 2021, 10:32
Replies: 29
Views: 7,392
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Ah, the Short Sunderland!:ok: Wot my dear old Dad...

Ah, the Short Sunderland!:ok: Wot my dear old Dad flew back in WW11.
24th Mar 2021, 02:02
Replies: 31
Views: 3,878
Posted By Pinky the pilot

I did my CPL theory at Parafield TAFE back in the...

I did my CPL theory at Parafield TAFE back in the early 80's and had an absolutely brilliant lecturer (Bob S) who used to sit every exam on all subjects he taught, as he held the view that he could...
24th Mar 2021, 01:51
Replies: 16
Views: 2,173
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Care to elaborate?

Care to elaborate?
24th Mar 2021, 01:46
Replies: 1,562
Views: 919,759
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Likewise, and I never got out of G/A. Deeply...

Likewise, and I never got out of G/A. Deeply regret the manner of my leaving the place (flat on my back being Medevacced) and the very short time I had there, but enjoyed everything else!
22nd Mar 2021, 09:15
Replies: 31
Views: 3,878
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Did my ATPL theory back in mid '92 and the Flight...

Did my ATPL theory back in mid '92 and the Flight Planning was based on the 727. Found it fairly straightforward, once I had it mastered, so to speak.

The actual exam was, most thankfully, almost...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Mar 2021, 01:55
Replies: 38
Views: 6,549
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Or the results of a 5.56mm round from an AR15 at...

Or the results of a 5.56mm round from an AR15 at close range.:hmm:
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Mar 2021, 01:21
Replies: 137
Views: 8,144
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Oi Gerry111; What about the Monaro with the...

Oi Gerry111; What about the Monaro with the 327(?) V8 that he had back in the late 60's?
21st Mar 2021, 01:04
Replies: 66
Views: 11,965
Posted By Pinky the pilot

Megan; That comment made me think of my Late...

Megan; That comment made me think of my Late Father's experience at Demob, of which he told me a few times over the years
As he passed down a line going through the final procedures for leaving the...
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