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by Arion640
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Sure, then i hope you’d agree with me to call for a best of 3? Well one of your Brexiteers-in-chief, one Mr Farage, loudly called for a second vote if the result was a close one. That was before leave won, of course. Suddenly a second vote was forgotten. :sarcastic: Sure. So one famous brexiteer no...

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by Arion640
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

100% pure fact. as usual disproved by evidence http://static4.uk.businessinsider.com/image/5ae5a9b37708e959f671c1d0-1790/brexit%20opinion%20polls%202018.png But if you want more proof, then lets have a peoples vote / final say referendum! (most people incidentally now want this as well!!) Sure, the...

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by Arion640
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Klaus wrote:
seahawk wrote:
As more than 50% did vote in the last elections, one must assume that the support for the Brexit has grown, as parties wanting to do the Brexit got a vast majority of votes.


100% pure fallacy.


100% pure fact.

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

I’m continuing to re-watch the 2016 referendum programme. Fantastic. Makes me feel proud to be British, the whole country uniting to fight back and reject the European Union.

#brexbrilliant #Brexcellent

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA1/2 (LCY-SNN-JFK-LCY) Quietly Cancelled?
Replies: 26
Views: 8852

Re: BA1/2 (LCY-SNN-JFK-LCY) Quietly Cancelled?

This flight doesn't seem to have operated since August 3/4 and appears to be unavailable for booking. Has BA quietly discontinued this market or has there been some sort of extended technical issue with the sole A318 used to operate the route? The sole aircraft has to do scheduled maintenance a lot...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Richard28 wrote:
Arion640 wrote:

Our economy is clearly strong and is beginning to work for the people of Britain.


:checkmark: All this whilst being a member of the European Union


And where is this mass exodus of companies leaving? It would be happening by now....

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Richard28 wrote:
Arion640 wrote:

Our economy is clearly strong and is beginning to work for the people of Britain.


:checkmark: All this whilst being a member of the European Union


And where is this mass exodus to leave? It would be happening by now....

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

UK Unemployment falls to a record low of recent times. #despitebrexit we've gone through this many times.... current economic conditions give single market access, no customs union (inc 65+ trade deals) and devalued currency which is good for exports. The pain of Brexit has not in any way been felt...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

UK Unemployment falls to a record low of recent times. #despitebrexit we've gone through this many times.... current economic conditions give single market access, no customs union (inc 65+ trade deals) and devalued currency which is good for exports. The pain of Brexit has not in any way been felt...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

UK Unemployment falls to a record low of recent times. #despitebrexit

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Had dinner with a remainer this evening who is now turned into a leaver. He doesn’t believe all this nonsense about the city disappearing for a second. He regrets voting remain and believes we can still get the skilled people we need even outside of the EU. Brilliant. I’m looking forward to taking b...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Looking forward to seeing families on the breadline getting a wages boost from the wage correction. Brilliant news. Interest rate rise also, the benefits of brexit are playing out and we haven’t even left yet. I cannot wait. You really don't seem to understand how this works. As for families on the...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Looking forward to seeing families on the breadline getting a wages boost from the wage correction. Brilliant news. Interest rate rise also, the benefits of brexit are playing out and we haven’t even left yet. I cannot wait. People on the "breadline" don't have much in the way of savings ...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Btw.. did you ever get the easy plan for the NI/RoI border from him? best regards Thomas No, I never received the promised answer from him Thomas. I also asked him to back up his previous assertion that the EU has"ignored referendums". But he has been unable to give me even one example th...

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by Arion640
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018
Replies: 756
Views: 192129

Re: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2018

When are we expecting to see the next BA example?

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by Arion640
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TK to become casualty of USA-Turkey rhetoric?
Replies: 98
Views: 10843

Re: TK to become casualty of USA-Turkey rhetoric?

Galwayman wrote:
Sterling is in massive decline too ( brexshit ) ... lots of U.K. gammon will head to Turkey with the week lira


Brexbrilliant.

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by Arion640
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New QR Route Thread
Replies: 24
Views: 3098

Re: New QR Route Thread

zizou wrote:
How about Brisbane. Surely a matter of time


I think there’s restrictions on how many flights Qatar can send to Australia, hence the A380 goes to Perth.

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by Arion640
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why does Emirates even serve alcohol to Dubai
Replies: 78
Views: 8319

Re: WHy does Emirates even serve alcohol to Dubai

It seems to be very hypocritical of Emirates to offer alcohol to flyers coming into Dubai if the could get into serious trouble. A Brit was recently arrested after landing in Dubai. https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6986998/how-brit-tourists-can-be-arrested-for-drinking-alcohol-on-flights-to-dubai/ I r...

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by Arion640
Fri Aug 10, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Report: 'Emirates' - best carrier among the American travellers
Replies: 32
Views: 3162

Re: Report: 'Emirates' - best carrier among the American travellers

Americans off on one again as someone non-american isn’t allowed to be the best at something.

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

You referred to him as the foreign secretary, which the person in question is not. He may not be a Conservative party member much longer either. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-45130532 Burkas are a security issue and a barrier to integration so should be banned. What Boris said however, was...

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Bostrom wrote:
Arion640 wrote:
Bostrom wrote:

Compared to what a certain british foreign secretary has said, this doesn't sound that shocking.



What has Jeremy Hunt said, can you fill me in?


I was referring to his predecessor.


You referred to him as the foreign secretary, which the person in question is not.

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?
Replies: 94
Views: 9725

Re: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?

Earlier this year BA hinted at Melbourne being a possible future destination. I Suppose they may want to take some of the market share on the Melbourne-LHR route as capacity with QF has been cut with the dreamliners and with less First Class seats. I think they would like to get back to MEL but it ...

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Bostrom wrote:
Arion640 wrote:
Shocking how a foreign secretary can say this. Bitter about Gibraltar as it is and with brexit, double bitter.


Compared to what a certain british foreign secretary has said, this doesn't sound that shocking.



What has Jeremy Hunt said, can you fill me in?

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

seahawk wrote:
There needs to be a hard border to keep the Spaniards out of the Rock.


I’m sure Gibraltar would be more than happy to stay in the SM and CU.

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?
Replies: 94
Views: 9725

Re: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?

I know I am playing with the wording of the thread title here, but since we are talking about non-US, how about Calgary, Edmonton or Ottawa? I'd bet some of these are being considered seriously by BA. Canada - UK is a TATL market too so it is more at level playing field for BA. BA already have a da...

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/990372/brexit-news-gibraltar-parasite-campo-de-gibraltar-josep-borrell Shocking how a foreign secretary can say this. Bitter about Gibraltar as it is and with brexit, double bitter. Gibraltar has been for a long while and will remain into the future, a great british...

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by Arion640
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?
Replies: 94
Views: 9725

Re: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?

Earlier this year BA hinted at Melbourne being a possible future destination. I Suppose they may want to take some of the market share on the Melbourne-LHR route as capacity with QF has been cut with the dreamliners and with less First Class seats. I think they would like to get back to MEL but it ...

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by Arion640
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

More bad news for the EU. https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.express.co.uk/news/uk/1000472/Brexit-news-latest-update-today-European-Union-BBC-UK-Sophie-in-t-Veld-Donald-Trump/amp No news here. Brexit is bad for the EU as it is for the UK, and EU regret the decision. Same story for two years now. Yo...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/amp.theg ... strazeneca
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I thought the EU didn’t need the UK? Looks like it’s dawning on the remainiacs the EU does need the UK after all, otherwise its citizens will be at risk.

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/amp.theg ... strazeneca

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Klaus wrote:
Arion640 wrote:
I have every faith in brexit and I am 100% behind the country.


At least half of your country isn't really reassured by that, knowing that you're eager to shove your country over the cliff edge.


I doubt anyone really is considering i’m just 1 person on a forum?

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

BA will paint the British flag on the A350 winglets when they arrive. I’m glad they are feeling patriotic with brexit looming . It’s time to take back control. Loom verb 1) appear as a vague form, especially one that is large or threatening. 2) (of an event regarded as threatening) seem about to ha...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

BA will paint the British flag on the A350 winglets when they arrive. I’m glad they are feeling patriotic with brexit looming.

It’s time to take back control.

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 1161
Views: 409533

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Rumours abound of a new BA livery launching with the A350. I guess we'll need to keep an eye on the tail... It's having the current Union Flag (i.e. the tail logo) put onto the sharklets as well. Nothing major. Source: the internal company forum. There's a picture but doubt I'm allowed to post it. ...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?
Replies: 94
Views: 9725

Re: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?

Hoping to see them get ISB in the future. They were out at ISB not too long ago inspecting the new terminal. BOG and STL would be 2 to watch I think. Maybe TPE in the longer term. They don’t go after traffic from much of the ex colonies in Africa as a lot of it is low yielding and premium traffic i...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 1161
Views: 409533

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

JannEejit wrote:
Rumours abound of a new BA livery launching with the A350. I guess we'll need to keep an eye on the tail...


Really? Where did you hear this? Will be a shame if it is in my opinion as the current speed marquee isn’t quite out of date yet.

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Here's a sobering fact for those wanting a WTO / No-Deal Brexit. Do you know how long it took Russia to negotiate its schedules with the WTO and get granted entry? Answer: 18 years. You need consent form every WTO member. Wow. Let that sink in. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-16212643 Objection...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Ok mate. Just because there’s 3 clowns in a minority, you tar them with the same brush. No, I neither said or implied this. Do you think the same of all muslims because of what happened on 9/11? to quote your own words Arion640: Is this relevant to this thread? :spin: I find it hilarious how you th...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Is this relevant to this thread? Just as relevant as your post about the appalling vandalism to Jacob Rees-Mogg's house is it not? double standards Arion640? Sad. https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.bbc. ... t-45082053 The sort of stuff the remain ultras would have a good laugh at. That the Pro Brex...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Three members of UKIP have been involved in the storming of an independent book store, where they chanted fascist songs, tore up books and threatened staff, whilst wearing masks (one of Donald Trump apparently) The three were linked to "Make Britain Great Again" - a contradiction if ever ...

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by Arion640
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Sad. https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/uk-england-somerset-45082053 The sort of stuff the remain ultras would have a good laugh at. Don't judge everyone by your own standards. :sarcastic: Here's JRM relaxing on holiday in New York: http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b101/scbriml/...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Quick Richard, ring Easyjet up to tell them before it’s too late!! Richard, also we need a solution from you on Britains over population. I'm sure easyJet are on this, remember they have already set up an Austrian airline at great cost because of Brexit, so they are on it (more needless Brexit Bure...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Quick Richard, ring Easyjet up to tell them before it’s too late!! Richard, also we need a solution from you on Britains over population. I'm sure easyJet are on this, remember they have already set up an Austrian airline at great cost because of Brexit, so they are on it (more needless Brexit Bure...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Sad. https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/uk-england-somerset-45082053 The sort of stuff the remain ultras would have a good laugh at. No one laughs and vandalism, its horrible. We can laugh at Rees-Mogg though, this is him on holiday in New York on top tof the Empire State Buildin...

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.bbc. ... t-45082053

The sort of stuff the remain ultras would have a good laugh at.
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Sad.

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.bbc. ... t-45082053

The sort of stuff the remain ultras would have a good laugh at.

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by Arion640
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1127
Views: 19468

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

easyJet have announced recruitment for next year offering 1200 cabin crew jobs. Despite knowing that 'the flights will stop', 'planes will be grounded' and despite knowing about mass unemployment, recession and house price crashed (which is a good thing according to a.net) easyJet are adding 600 ne...

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