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11th Jun 2019, 14:09
Replies: 28
Views: 6,822
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

My son borrowed a dozen precious swords from the...

My son borrowed a dozen precious swords from the RAF for his wedding sword party. The sword party stood outside the church in a light rain shower but not all the guys ensured the swords were...
7th Jun 2019, 15:29
Replies: 44
Views: 11,408
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Too many armchair critics around! The Lancaster...

Too many armchair critics around! The Lancaster Skies director (Callum Burn) is in his twenties and managed to scrape up a budget of just 80k for his debut movie. He is passionate about recognising...
17th Aug 2018, 19:24
Replies: 12
Views: 2,190
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

No mention of the seat ejection system..... could...

No mention of the seat ejection system..... could be interesting in a tight formation if one of your buddies decides to eject!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aC7Gr8oOQnE
10th Jul 2018, 18:05
Replies: 244
Views: 54,116
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Great flypast. Well done everyone. As always...

Great flypast. Well done everyone.
As always the BBC were more interested in the Royal faces than the aircraft. They virtually missed the two Shadows!
16th Jan 2018, 16:28
Replies: 102
Views: 30,621
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Basic Contract Management Rule No 1:- Never award...

Basic Contract Management Rule No 1:- Never award a major contract without performing due diligence on the Contractor.

This has clearly never been undertaken. The serious issues with Carillion...
21st Oct 2017, 13:57
Replies: 90
Views: 17,170
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Basil, spot on buddy! Every applicant goes...

Basil, spot on buddy! Every applicant goes through the same prolonged process, there is no evident bias as far as I can see. Military applicants should not be fast tracked, unless they are willing...
20th Oct 2017, 16:59
Replies: 90
Views: 17,170
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Why is this this guy considered a 'special case'...

Why is this this guy considered a 'special case' because he is in the military?

The immigration rules for spouses from non-EU countries are perfectly clear. The couple obviously did not undertake...
3rd Jul 2017, 21:30
Replies: 54
Views: 19,468
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Wasn't Pablo Mason well into his 50's when he was...

Wasn't Pablo Mason well into his 50's when he was flying ops into Iraq?
19th May 2017, 11:48
Replies: 412
Views: 159,178
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Al Jazeera news are reporting that a USAF...

Al Jazeera news are reporting that a USAF surveillance aircraft has been buzzed within fifty metres, by a couple of Chinese interceptors.
A note for Top Gun fans....for a period, one interceptor...
4th May 2017, 17:23
Replies: 495
Views: 155,658
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

I have worked in SK. Most of the larger companies...

I have worked in SK. Most of the larger companies have monthly drills to instil in the employees how to react in the event of a war with the North. It is a threat that they have been living with for...
4th May 2017, 17:07
Replies: 20
Views: 6,560
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

BEagle....I agree that Rio or Recife would be...

BEagle....I agree that Rio or Recife would be much better choices for refuelling stops. However the Argentinians have recently made a political issue/complaint about the Brazilian government allowing...
21st Mar 2017, 13:05
Replies: 501
Views: 221,551
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

The Silver Spitfire

I have just read The Silver Spitfire, by Tom Neil. He wrote it at the age of 92!

Neil was a 23 year old RAF Squadron Leader who was posted to the 100th Fighter Wing of the USAF. While flying P-51...
26th Dec 2016, 13:07
Replies: 59
Views: 12,781
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Fareastdriver, you are spot on. If it was...

Fareastdriver, you are spot on. If it was economically viable it would have been exploited many years ago. With the current glut of oil extending into the foreseeable future, I find it difficult to...
9th Dec 2016, 20:43
Replies: 61
Views: 9,102
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Suggest that anyone who hasn't previously heard...

Suggest that anyone who hasn't previously heard of Mattis, check out his excellent interviews and talks on YouTube. He is well educated, understands the current world political situation and believes...
26th Sep 2016, 11:59
Replies: 2
Views: 1,399
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Thanks Orac, Blimey, what a dreadful weapon...

Thanks Orac,

Blimey, what a dreadful weapon to use on civilian populations.
26th Sep 2016, 11:33
Replies: 2
Views: 1,399
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Aleppo Phosphorous bombs

I saw in recent news report videos showing possible phosphorous bombs being dropped in civilian areas in Aleppo. I am not an expert but the arc of the 'bomb' looked more like a missile attack. Any...
16th Jul 2016, 23:45
Replies: 5
Views: 3,163
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Two very brave guys. We often forget that...

Two very brave guys.
We often forget that Portugal is Britains oldest ally.
11th May 2016, 12:32
Replies: 13
Views: 3,720
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Good observation. Have just returned from Moscow,...

Good observation. Have just returned from Moscow, only invited dignatories in Red Square (I wasn't one of them)... However, all the roads around the Kremlin were lined with spectators. Sadly the RT...
18th Apr 2016, 19:47
Replies: 61
Views: 14,944
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

HH, No, I meant Autonomous Weapon System...

HH,

No, I meant Autonomous Weapon System (AWS). A lot more complex than say, an automatic rifle!
...
18th Apr 2016, 15:17
Replies: 61
Views: 14,944
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

I wonder if the result would have been the same...

I wonder if the result would have been the same if the ship was using an autonomous weapon system.
9th Feb 2016, 18:35
Replies: 81
Views: 11,103
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Armata T14

This baby must have given our military planners food for thought.....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxVLL_25gog

Thankfully not fully in service yet...
22nd Jan 2016, 10:54
Replies: 13
Views: 2,373
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

This guy deserves to be honoured by a knighthood....

This guy deserves to be honoured by a knighthood. One of the true inspirational heroes.
21st Jan 2016, 08:11
Replies: 99
Views: 19,320
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Danny42C You are spot on using the quote...

Danny42C

You are spot on using the quote from the Rubaiyat of Omar Khyyam!

I will personally make sure that you get a copy of the DVD when the film is released. Could you please PM me your...
20th Jan 2016, 13:41
Replies: 99
Views: 19,320
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

My Father, a Wireless Operator flying Lancs with...

My Father, a Wireless Operator flying Lancs with 57 Sqn, very rarely spoke about the war, particularly any of his missions. However a few years before his death, he was reunited with his pilot and...
19th Jan 2016, 20:00
Replies: 19
Views: 3,664
Posted By Boy_From_Brazil

Glad rag, If you want to be pedantic, yes....

Glad rag,

If you want to be pedantic, yes. It is the same bloke.

Not too many warships or places named after Dundonald as far as I am aware!

Union Jack - I was unaware of the Rosyth...
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