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by 777Jet
Fri Jul 14, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Woman dies at SXM after falling from jet blast
Replies: 154
Views: 26009

Re: Woman dies at SXM after falling from jet blast

Varsity1 wrote:
"Boeing 737 departed for Trinidad."

I wonder which flight killed her.


No flight killed her. Her actions are what killed her.

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by 777Jet
Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Standoff at India-Bhutan-China tri-border
Replies: 32
Views: 999

Re: Standoff at India-Bhutan-China tri-border

Bhutan the most peaceful country in the world. Why would China mess with them? Bhutan is not the one responsible for the stand-off. As an Indian "protecterate" with troops stationed on its territory it has little option but to tow the Indian line. Their King is in the same quandary as the...

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by 777Jet
Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Was the DVD behind the US military Herc that went down today in Mississippi?

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by 777Jet
Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Times your flight was diverted
Replies: 46
Views: 1229

Re: Times your flight was diverted

I have a question for you all here today: Have you been on a flight that was diverted? At least twice from memory: LAX-SYD UA 747-400 Engine trouble about 1hr out from LAX. Dumped fuel for a while before returning to LAX. I was flying as a UM and a cute young lady stayed with me in the LAX Hilton o...

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by 777Jet
Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Getting on Board w/o ID Check
Replies: 18
Views: 1193

Re: Getting on Board w/o ID Check

I can't remember the last time I've had to show any ID on a domestic flight within Australia (except for the domestic tag on flights that depart from International terminals). I even use the non-refundable tickets of people I knew who decide not to travel (males with Western names who I could look l...

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by 777Jet
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Similar liveries-Just a coincidence?
Replies: 30
Views: 1896

Re: Similar liveries-Just a coincidence?

The tails on the new Malaysia Airlines and China Eastern liveries.

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by 777Jet
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA's old livery
Replies: 19
Views: 2150

Re: AA's old livery

Geminijets101 wrote:
I know this is old news but who still misses AA's older and much more recognizable livery?


I do, but I do like the current livery.

The first recorded reg# in my logbook was on N144AA:

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by 777Jet
Tue Jun 27, 2017 2:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your longest flight
Replies: 147
Views: 4902

Re: Your longest flight

Top 5 Done ---------------- 1. 10899 Miles LHR-DXB-SYD / SYD-DXB-LHR QF2 / QF1 Qantas A380s - VH-OQA / QC / QE / QI / QJ / QKx2 2. 10673 Miles SYD-SIN-LHR QF1 Qantas A380 - VH-OQG 3. 10657 Miles LHR-DXB-MEL QF10 Qantas A380s - VH-OQJx2 / QK 4. 10598 Miles LHR-HKG-MEL QF30 Qantas B744 - VH-OJQ 5. 10...

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by 777Jet
Tue Jun 27, 2017 1:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Canadian Forces Sniper makes world record kill shot....
Replies: 43
Views: 1607

Re: Canadian Forces Sniper makes world record kill shot....

Great shot!

The more Islamic State insurgents that get killed the better.

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by 777Jet
Tue Jun 27, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Great stuff! That was just what I wanted to read to start the day.

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by 777Jet
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thai airline cabin crew trio recreates Toxic by Britney
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Re: Thai airline cabin crew trio recreates Toxic by Britney

Nice! I always had an enjoyable flight when flying on Nok Air, and DMK is a cool airport, especially with all of the old parked L-1011's and MadDogs and the Kantarat Golf Course between the runways, but did Britney really arrive into the LCC airport DMK? I can only find articles saying she arrived i...

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by 777Jet
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

The DVD's Boris Laputin tried to assassinate me in 1999 and didn't do a very good job of it, obviously, for which he paid with his own life. Since then the DVD and GO2 have followed a tactic of trying to discredit me, undermine my income and keep me out of office. The problem is that the last attac...

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by 777Jet
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet
Replies: 71
Views: 8703

Re: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet

Exactly.I agree. What people would like to see is dream-like words, so I looked up yesterday the names of Australian cities or towns with E as initial and I found six only: Esk, Echuca, Exmouth, Esperance, Emerald, Eden. If we leave the first three out and use them in the Pan Am "Clipper"...

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by 777Jet
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet
Replies: 71
Views: 8703

Re: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet

There is a strong, coherent theme - Australiana. I'd like to see "Baggy Green". Particularly to baffle the non-cricketing world. Nice! How about "Bushranger" given the iconic status of the criminal Ned Kelly in Australia :D Or maybe "Southern Cross"? Too late now anywa...

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by 777Jet
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's The Most "exotic" Airport You've Flown To?
Replies: 103
Views: 6365

Re: What's The Most

RSE [Rose Bay, Sydney] and LDH [Lord Howe Island} NO runways at either! See: http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=971229&hilit=rse Gemuser Nice one! I watch the sea planes take off from Rose Bay and fly around Sydney Harbour almost every day. For those interested: https://www....

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by 777Jet
Thu Jun 22, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet
Replies: 71
Views: 8703

Re: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet

I'm embarrassed to say before this I'd never even heard of a Quokka much less seen one! Likewise. Never seen nor heard of one. I suspect more Aussies have heard of Blinky Bill! Anyway, IMHO Dreamtime stands out as the best name by far. Sorry if I missed it, but has the order in which the names will...

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by 777Jet
Thu Jun 22, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scoot aims for longhaul growth; more 787s
Replies: 21
Views: 5731

Re: Scoot aims for longhaul growth; more 787s

Beyond the initial fleet of 20 787s, Scoot says it plans to tap into the flexibility SIA Group has regarding future orders and reallocate aircraft to Scoot instead. In other words, SQ could transfer some 787-10s or even A350s to Scoot. I think the 787-10 would make perfect sense since they used to ...

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by 777Jet
Thu Jun 22, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

So why are we losing so many wide-bodies? Poorly trained and incompetent pilots, pilot error, pilots turned bad, design flaws, cost-cutting, dodgy maintenance, incorrect repairs, hi-jackings and other types of causes involving humans somehow. And weather, then again, some of the crashes involving w...

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by 777Jet
Thu Jun 22, 2017 1:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: WHEN IS THIS MADNESS GOING TO STOP?
Replies: 95
Views: 3227

Re: WHEN IS THIS MADNESS GOING TO STOP?

Another day, another terrorist attack, this time in Paris, glad only the terrorist was dead. http://www.cnn.com/2017/06/19/europe/paris-police-operation/index.html Enough is enough. ""WHEN IS THIS MADNESS GOING TO STOP?"" Sadly, never. This is the new norm. Things will probably ...

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by 777Jet
Thu Jun 22, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Selective censorship on a.net
Replies: 18
Views: 5475

Re: Selective censorship on a.net

we do expect automated email notification to return shortly. It's not a standard feature of this site software, and was a relatively unique feature of the old site. That would be great! The automated notification system on the old site was great because you knew the reason why each post was deleted...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet
Replies: 71
Views: 8703

Re: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet

Arq wrote:
As a non- Australian, may I ask what is "Skippy"? I have heard about Skippy the Bush Kangaroo, is that the name come from?


Yes sir.

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet
Replies: 71
Views: 8703

Re: Qantas reveals names for aircraft on 787 fleet

I like the name Dreamtime. Very fitting for a Dreamliner. It reminds me of Scoot's first 787, named 'Dream Start'...

Can't say I'm too fond of the other names; that's what happens when you listen to the public ;)

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Mighty 757
Replies: 191
Views: 25098

Re: The Mighty 757

PEK777 wrote:
What is your favorite thing about it?


Its look & performance.

Sad that not many visit Australia. The only one I can think of is one wearing DHL livery that flys AKL-SYD.

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 21, 2017 2:07 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Selective censorship on a.net
Replies: 18
Views: 5475

Re: Selective censorship on a.net

If non-offending and non-offensive posts, that do not breach any forum rules, disappear just because they have been later quoted in a post by somebody else who has then gone on to breach a forum rule in their reply, then that would be a form of selective censorship. I don't see any reason for a comp...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Woman Claims She Was Raped Then Gets Busted For Lying About It
Replies: 37
Views: 1451

Re: Woman Claims She Was Raped Then Gets Busted For Lying About It

ITT: Conservative posters far too excited to bully a woman. Yes, poor women who try to ruin random people's lives by falsely accusing them of rape deserve all our sympathy and compassion. Luckily those conveniently timed allegations, that supposedly happened years and years earlier yet all of a sud...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Preliminary views on the London fire,777: there was a large ISIS cell in the building, a terrorist attack was imminent,possibly on the crowds attending the Trooping of the Colour and some TATP being stored in a fridge cooked off,blowing out the windows. Fire then raced up the flammable external cla...

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by 777Jet
Sun Jun 18, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Weight Loss Journey
Replies: 24
Views: 902

Re: Weight Loss Journey

Wife says I've lost enough and to quit losing anymore, but I kind of like the idea of being in the 160s. Think I may shoot for about 165. Well Done. Congrats. I know the feeling. Whilst I know that BMI is just a rough guideline as everybody's body composition is unique, I have always used it as a r...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 14, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Those of us who possess the gift of high intelligence have a duty to use it, for the common good. My aim is quite simple - I want this war crime exposed, I want the criminals and state responsible held to account and I don't want to see any more airliner shoot-downs. In pursuit of these aims I am w...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 14, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Politics...
Replies: 10
Views: 2604

Re: Politics...

No need for a separate sub-forum for political threads which are indeed non-av anyway. Whilst there are a lot of political threads, it's very easy to just ignore them by not clicking them. Just scroll past. Don't click if you see "Donald Trump, President of the United States of America" or...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 14, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

The plane was shot down by a submarine launched missile in the SCS. I did a bit more research on our friend spyhunter. Whilst we know his past, and have heard his response to the various claims issues, I found a few interesting lines in the following article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article...

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by 777Jet
Wed Jun 14, 2017 2:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

777 Jet: we are going over old ground! No, you have never answered particular questions or addressed particular issues that undermine a nonsense scenario that you have put forward on this public forum, among other places, and tried to spin as fact. As I have pointed out before there WAS wreckage in...

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by 777Jet
Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Time to leave,so much hate here !
Replies: 22
Views: 5651

Re: Time to leave,so much hate here !

MH370 proved lot of resident experts wrong, they disappeared. I noticed that a few of these so called 'resident experts' were still somewhat active until paid membership ended. I have not seen many of them since. So the end of paid membership could have been a reason for disappearing in itself, or,...

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by 777Jet
Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: IZOD to revive women's line under license in 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 476

Re: IZOD to revive women's line under license in 2018

Given all of the problems and uncertainty in the world this is such wonderful news...

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by 777Jet
Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Poll: long weekend or short workweek?
Replies: 12
Views: 466

Re: Poll: long weekend or short workweek?

I work a four week roster in which I must work 19 days. I organize it in two different ways depending on whether I feel like having a few long weekends or very frequent split days off. a) Work 10 days. 4 days off. Work 9 days. 5 days off. or b) Work 2 days. 1 day off. Work 3 days. 1 Day off. Repeat ...

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by 777Jet
Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Question 1 is easy. The Chinese and the DVD had ships in place that fished out all debris which was later planted in the Indian Ocean. Hahaha I was waiting for spyhunter to say it... Well then they did a damn good job to remove every single one of the millions of surface debris in the few remaining...

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by 777Jet
Fri Jun 09, 2017 2:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do you appear or does your house or car appear in the A-net data base?
Replies: 18
Views: 993

Re: Do you appear or does your house or car appear in the A-net data base?

I was seated in this gem when this photo was taken. We made a medical diversion to HNL after a crew member became ill before continuing on to the West Coast...

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by 777Jet
Fri Jun 09, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

That's just for public consumption, 777! If you believe Peking they actually buy into the Anthropgenic Global Warming Hypothesis! China is a major Australian export partner and I think the largest customer for Aussie minerals. Of course Canberra is going to pretend the aircraft is missing. They are...

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by 777Jet
Mon Jun 05, 2017 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: John Travolta Donates N707JT
Replies: 57
Views: 15835

Re: John Travolta Donates N707JT

Great news!

I'll be visiting HARS as soon as N707JT becomes available for the public to visit.

It will be great to watch the landing in person but I doubt it will be as spectacular as when the QF 744 landed in Albion Park...

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by 777Jet
Mon Jun 05, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

My analysis of the MH370 shootdown, so far as I know, has been accepted behind the scenes by the Australian Nonsense. The new area that officials are interested in is to the North of the recently searched area and still in the Indian Ocean, NOT in the SCS which is where you claimed the flight was s...

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by 777Jet
Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:55 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Remote Island Paradise - Lord Howe Island, Australia - Tasman Sea South Pacific | QF QantasLink Dash 8 -200 - Part 2
Replies: 19
Views: 3231

Re: Remote Island Paradise - Lord Howe Island, Australia - Tasman Sea South Pacific | QF QantasLink Dash 8 -200 - Part 2

Excellent! I've been waiting for part 2 of this trip report for some time and it was certainly worth the wait... Lots of great pics and good commentary to go with them. I look forward to the trip report following your next adventure...

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by 777Jet
Wed Mar 01, 2017 4:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump's speech
Replies: 69
Views: 1721

Re: Trump's speech

Way to go Trump!

Great speech and much more genuine sounding than any of Obama's fake rhetoric.

My favorite line: "“My job is not to represent the world. My job is to represent the United States of America.”

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by 777Jet
Wed Mar 01, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Spyhunter, just how many debris do you believe were planted in relation to MH370??? http://www.avcom.co.za/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?t=185829 http://www.ibtimes.com/possible-mh370-debris-found-malaysia-investigate-plane-wreckage-washed-beach-south-2483452 http://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2017/02/28/...

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by 777Jet
Wed Mar 01, 2017 1:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Budget: $54 Billion More For Defense
Replies: 71
Views: 1999

Re: U.S. Budget: $54 Billion More For Defense

The United States doesn't need this huge increase. It's uncalled for, and it will do nothing to increase the safety of the nation. Seems like you are trying to spin your 'meaningless opinion' as fact. Did you expect anything different from a United States President who indicated during his election...

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by 777Jet
Sun Feb 19, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

the German DVD Let me guess, the DVD was also behind the murder of Kim Jong-nam? Are you taking a piss at Spyhunter? Not everything is the doing of the DVD you know :D Not at all. I'm curious what Spyhunter thinks, or knows, happened to Jong-nam. Also, I'd like to hear the Spyhunter version of Egyp...

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by 777Jet
Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:38 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Of storms and snow part 2: Jetstar SIN-TPE-KIX, NRT-CNS-SYD
Replies: 23
Views: 5628

Re: Of storms and snow part 2: Jetstar SIN-TPE-KIX, NRT-CNS-SYD

Wow! Another great TR! The variety of pics and details are excellent. Seeing the pic of the OneWorld CX A340-300 has made me want to attempt to log a 343 again (I've been very busy lately and haven't had time for this site or aviation but seeing a type I haven't logged yet but want to log gets me th...

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by 777Jet
Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Remote Island Paradise - Lord Howe Island, Australia - Tasman Sea South Pacific | QF QantasLink Dash 8 -200 - Part 1
Replies: 27
Views: 7080

Re: Remote Island Paradise - Lord Howe Island, Australia - Tasman Sea South Pacific | QF QantasLink Dash 8 -200 - Part 1

Great trip report!

I remember you wanting to do this trip for some time so I'm glad that you finally made it happen.

Can't wait for part 2 :)

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by 777Jet
Sat Feb 18, 2017 1:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fukushima Reactor2 emitting 530 Sieverts/Hour Wow
Replies: 61
Views: 2219

Re: Fukushima Reactor2 emitting 530 Sieverts/Hour Wow

If anybody really wants to know about Fukushima and has a couple of months of extra time they can delve into this thread: https://www.physicsforums.com/threads/japan-earthquake-nuclear-plants.480200/ I spent about 9 months devoted to that thread. The participants were nuke plant managers, nuke engi...

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by 777Jet
Sat Feb 18, 2017 1:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 407
Views: 20564

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Spyhunter wrote:
the German DVD


Let me guess, the DVD was also behind the murder of Kim Jong-nam?

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