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17th Jun 2014, 15:59
Replies: 32
Views: 9,107
Posted By Lightning Mate

This underwhelms me. Look to the future...

This underwhelms me.


Look to the future with the "magenta line children".
17th Jun 2014, 13:38
Replies: 48
Views: 24,350
Posted By Lightning Mate

safetypee - here ye go. Coltishall 1969. ...

safetypee - here ye go.


Coltishall 1969.


http://i636.photobucket.com/albums/uu82/Lightning_29/Lightning_29001/WoE/Where%20on%20Earth/16-ship640_zpsd417c573.jpg
17th Jun 2014, 09:15
Replies: 48
Views: 24,350
Posted By Lightning Mate

"Would that be for a Buccaneer by any chance?" ...

"Would that be for a Buccaneer by any chance?"


Not a Buccaneer - a Jaguar.
Forum: Questions
16th Jun 2014, 11:47
Replies: 13
Views: 5,283
Posted By Lightning Mate

Dutch roll occurs when lateral stability is more...

Dutch roll occurs when lateral stability is more powerful than directional stability.


As altitude (and therefore TAS) increases, the directional stability reduces at a greater rate than lateral....
16th Jun 2014, 10:26
Replies: 34
Views: 9,903
Posted By Lightning Mate

Wotcha newt.

Wotcha newt.
16th Jun 2014, 08:59
Replies: 34
Views: 9,903
Posted By Lightning Mate

"Always wondered how the 2-man principle was...

"Always wondered how the 2-man principle was enabled in ops with single crewman aircraft."


The Nuclear Safety Committee was persuaded that the use of HF satisfied the requirement as far as the...
15th Jun 2014, 17:32
Replies: 48
Views: 24,350
Posted By Lightning Mate

Yes - just supersonic. He did it a second...

Yes - just supersonic.


He did it a second time from Lightning F3 XP739.


Can't match that - I only have one Martin Baker tie.
Forum: Questions
15th Jun 2014, 17:19
Replies: 42
Views: 5,021
Posted By Lightning Mate

Black magic innit.................. If...

Black magic innit..................


If you are not qualified professionally to fly aeroplanes then please stay off this thread.
Forum: Questions
15th Jun 2014, 12:37
Replies: 42
Views: 5,021
Posted By Lightning Mate

"Anyone know how it is done? Differential...

"Anyone know how it is done? Differential aileron? Black magic? S&M?"


Black magic mate.............................


WTF !!
15th Jun 2014, 11:09
Replies: 48
Views: 24,350
Posted By Lightning Mate

The lead ship had to give a fair amount of power...

The lead ship had to give a fair amount of power to the rest of such a big formation and the speed was quite low over the top.


Hence the use of a bit of flap.
15th Jun 2014, 09:57
Replies: 48
Views: 24,350
Posted By Lightning Mate

Tremblers - Paris 1965. ...

Tremblers - Paris 1965.


http://i636.photobucket.com/albums/uu82/Lightning_29/Lightning_29001/WoE/Where%20on%20Earth/1111965teamb1200_zps44db347e.jpg


L to R :


Tony Doyle, Pete Creigh, ...
13th Jun 2014, 13:42
Replies: 16,997
Views: 1,786,047
Posted By Lightning Mate

oldpax, Would you care to respond to...

oldpax,


Would you care to respond to G-ARZG as pure courtesy, or do you wish to continue as you are on "Where on Earth"?
5th Jun 2014, 13:23
Replies: 11,614
Views: 832,002
Posted By Lightning Mate

I admire your persistence and sentiments Hesham. ...

I admire your persistence and sentiments Hesham.


However, all the old players have moved to a site of their own.


Please keep trying.
Forum: Tech Log
2nd Jun 2014, 09:00
Replies: 7
Views: 2,361
Posted By Lightning Mate

As far as aircraft blades are concerned, they are...

As far as aircraft blades are concerned, they are swept back aerofoils which thus increase critical Mach number.


This is beneficial at higher altitudes.


Dunno about submarines.
31st May 2014, 09:14
Replies: 41
Views: 9,021
Posted By Lightning Mate

I remember taking the overrun RHAG on take-off in...

I remember taking the overrun RHAG on take-off in a heavy Jaguar (engine surge).


It paid out 1300 feet irrespective of the engagement speed.


150 knots to zero in 1300 ft is quite a...
Replies: 10
Views: 2,789
Posted By Lightning Mate

Text speak rubbish will not get you past any...

Text speak rubbish will not get you past any written tests in a job interview !
Forum: Jet Blast
15th May 2014, 13:03
Replies: 38
Views: 1,847
Posted By Lightning Mate

My ex-wifes' uncle, one Pat Mair, was the senior...

My ex-wifes' uncle, one Pat Mair, was the senior stillman at Fuddich for forty years.


'Twas he who advised to never pay for a malt more than nine years old.


He said that after that time the...
14th May 2014, 11:40
Replies: 16,997
Views: 1,786,047
Posted By Lightning Mate

Yes - I know where it is but I'll leave it for...

Yes - I know where it is but I'll leave it for someone more deserving.
14th May 2014, 09:27
Replies: 16,997
Views: 1,786,047
Posted By Lightning Mate

Spanish Buchons modified to look like P51s.

Spanish Buchons modified to look like P51s.
Forum: Jet Blast
11th May 2014, 14:03
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By Lightning Mate

"Don't the 'cuts' I read so much about.... ...

"Don't the 'cuts' I read so much about....


0/10 for spelling !
Forum: Jet Blast
10th May 2014, 13:10
Replies: 9,718
Views: 746,337
Posted By Lightning Mate

Cheers mate. I'm busy somewhere else - OH.

Cheers mate.


I'm busy somewhere else - OH.
Forum: Jet Blast
10th May 2014, 10:44
Replies: 9,718
Views: 746,337
Posted By Lightning Mate

A classis case of why not to post on two forums. ...

A classis case of why not to post on two forums.


Garth Hill near Taff's Well village.
Forum: Jet Blast
9th May 2014, 20:10
Replies: 9,718
Views: 746,337
Posted By Lightning Mate

Challenge solved. Checking out - OH.

Challenge solved.


Checking out - OH.
Forum: Jet Blast
9th May 2014, 17:22
Replies: 41
Views: 3,060
Posted By Lightning Mate

What a load of total garbage !!! Everyone...

What a load of total garbage !!!


Everyone else has to buy their own food.


Let parents pay for the food at school.


Oh, so sorry - that would mean increasing benefits innit !!!!!!!!
Forum: Jet Blast
9th May 2014, 17:01
Replies: 9,718
Views: 746,337
Posted By Lightning Mate

No mate - it's not England. He was a...

No mate - it's not England.


He was a viceroy.


Up on another thread - try there.......................................
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