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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jan 23, 2018 3:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Buzz Aldrin explodes on Deltas' "Lousy Operation"
Replies: 50
Views: 5818

Re: Buzz Aldrin explodes on Deltas' "Lousy Operation"

Maybe he forgot to take his Medication? :D

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by MSPbrandon
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PAL announces A321neo routes, up to 8 hours to Australia
Replies: 65
Views: 11118

Re: PAL announces A321neo routes, up to 8 hours to Australia

Imagine what do could a 180-190 seat A321LR do. 10-11 hours?

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jan 19, 2018 5:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Theoretical 777-based replacement for 747?
Replies: 83
Views: 8453

Re: Theoretical 777-based replacement for 747?

jubguy3 wrote:
for the love of God please stop adding humps to things Boeing + fans. what's next, an a380 with a hump?


We can't help it, we LOVE humps! :biggrin: :rotfl:

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jan 16, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IT A300 low pass with gear down
Replies: 20
Views: 4269

Re: IT A300 low pass with gear down

I remember a TAP 310 (or 300) video that was very low and especially low when it made the turn. Don't remember where it was, but I'll search for it and post it later. http://www.martijnburg.nl/blog/images/blog//80911376gm1tap.jpg Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26H-WzIe858 PS: TAP never had ...

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What would Dr Martin Luther King, Jr think of President Trump?
Replies: 27
Views: 716

Re: What would Dr Martin Luther King, Jr think of President Trump?

Gamingboy11 wrote:
Dermocrats are demorats (also satanic)


Troll??

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What would Dr Martin Luther King, Jr think of President Trump?
Replies: 27
Views: 716

Re: What would Dr Martin Luther King, Jr think of President Trump?

"I have a dream that one day man will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." Sadly, this vision does not describe the thinking of most in the Democratic party or half the republican party. When you have policies like affirmative action, and racial...

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by MSPbrandon
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another 720B Scrapped
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

Re: Another 720B Scrapped

Sad, but can't save everything..

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by MSPbrandon
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus lower deck socializing space
Replies: 38
Views: 9102

Re: Airbus lower deck socializing space

Didn't the SQ A345s have lockers for dead body storage in the lower deck?

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by MSPbrandon
Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Ex-AA 767 Red Cheatline Painted Blue
Replies: 50
Views: 9342

Re: Why Ex-AA 767 Red Cheatline Painted Blue

Are the AA planes flown to the desert with the blue stripe or is the repainting done before the aircraft's last flight? Usually it's done just after the plane arrives at the boneyard. Before I retired from DFW (i retired in 2009), AA airplanes that were being retired had the red cheat line over pai...

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by MSPbrandon
Sat Jan 13, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vermont Senate passes Weed bill!!
Replies: 18
Views: 783

Re: Vermont Senate passes Weed bill!!

This makes 8 states with full marijuana legalization and 29 states with at least medicinal marijuana. At the pace legalized marijuana is being accepted, I wouldn't be surprised if it's legal in some form in all states within 10 years (I think even the Bible Belt will come around when they see the r...

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Ex-AA 767 Red Cheatline Painted Blue
Replies: 50
Views: 9342

Re: Why Ex-AA 767 Red Cheatline Painted Blue

richierich wrote:
Are the AA planes flown to the desert with the blue stripe or is the repainting done before the aircraft's last flight?


Usually it's done just after the plane arrives at the boneyard.

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US-Ukraine Weapons Deal
Replies: 11
Views: 540

Re: US-Ukraine Weapons Deal

For context, even Obama refused to arm the Ukrainians, because he believed that this action would directly lead to military conflict between Russia and the US.

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jan 12, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 B747 The last of the four engine airliners?
Replies: 32
Views: 2760

Re: A380 B747 The last of the four engine airliners?

Care to explain your justification about the safety of twins being "inherently" dangerous? Would to see some factual justification..... You are over water and six hours away from the nearest airport and suddenly half of your engines shut down. Factual justification - Amelia Earhart. I see...

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jan 12, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will AS keep a VX heritage livery?
Replies: 50
Views: 5498

Re: Will AS keep a VX heritage livery?

How much "Heritage" does VX have? .....

None I would say.

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vermont Senate passes Weed bill!!
Replies: 18
Views: 783

Vermont Senate passes Weed bill!!

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-verm ... SKBN1EZ2KS

Take that Sessions! :rotfl:
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Republican Gov. Phil Scoot promises to sign the bill into law.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-verm ... SKBN1EZ2KS

Take that Sessions! :rotfl:

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by MSPbrandon
Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upcoming operators of Airbus A350-1000XWB
Replies: 80
Views: 13835

Re: Upcoming operators of Airbus A350-1000XWB

Agreed on all expect :
Delta - Doubtful , but maybe
Air India - not a chance

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by MSPbrandon
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: France set to put a ban on "Fake News"
Replies: 46
Views: 1188

France set to put a ban on "Fake News"

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jan/03/emmanuel-macron-ban-fake-news-french-president Interesting. Macron is now taking strong action. Some points from the article: -Legislation for social media -Transparency when it comes to sponsored content -authorities could be allowed to remove or block ...

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by MSPbrandon
Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US-Ukraine Weapons Deal
Replies: 11
Views: 540

US-Ukraine Weapons Deal

http://www.bostonherald.com/news/intern ... rks_russia

Very suprised Trump approved this. What could this mean?

Could this further erode US-Russia relations?
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This is from a few weeks ago....

http://www.bostonherald.com/news/intern ... rks_russia

Very suprised Trump approved this. What could this mean?

Could this further erode US-Russia relations?

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oprah 2020?
Replies: 32
Views: 897

Re: Oprah 2020?

I don't like celebrities in politics, but she would probably do an okay job.

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by MSPbrandon
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Video of DL 744 low-pass over MSP
Replies: 46
Views: 9539

Re: Video of DL 744 low-pass over MSP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fqu-YEcl0e8
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tjwgrr wrote:
cokepopper wrote:
Very nice thanks for posting. Personally I don’t think it can compare to the final L1011 ATL flyover (gear up)


Link to the video please.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fqu-YEcl0e8

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by MSPbrandon
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Syria Joins Paris Climate Accord, Leaving Only U.S. Opposed
Replies: 65
Views: 1702

Re: Syria Joins Paris Climate Accord, Leaving Only U.S. Opposed

I thought Russia's against it too?

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Aug 29, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR CEO Al-Baker voted as IATA Chairman
Replies: 12
Views: 3306

Re: QR CEO Al-Baker voted as IATA Chairman

:shock: He was their best pick????

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by MSPbrandon
Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tommy Lee's Mile High Adventure on AA
Replies: 20
Views: 10368

Re: Tommy Lee's Mile High Adventure on AA

kiowa wrote:
who is tommy lee?


Tommy Lee Jones, actor

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Aug 18, 2017 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Freddie Mercury on Norwegians latest Boeing 787-9
Replies: 60
Views: 11104

Re: Freddie Mercury on Norwegians latest Boeing 787-9

Im a big Freddie and Queen fan.

They should Charter out it to Brian May and Roger Taylor for the tour.

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 21, 2017 4:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sean Spicer Resignes as Press Secretary
Replies: 47
Views: 1687

Re: Sean Spicer Resignes as Press Secretary

Not suprising...

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 21, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hip Hop / R&B is now the Dominant Music Genre in America
Replies: 46
Views: 2126

Hip Hop / R&B is now the Dominant Music Genre in America

https://www.forbes.com/sites/hughmcinty ... ad8acb5383

I will stick with my Rock, thank you.

Thoughts?
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Well this is interesting.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/hughmcinty ... ad8acb5383

I will stick with my Rock, thank you.

Thoughts?

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by MSPbrandon
Thu Jul 20, 2017 3:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Senator McCain Has Aggressive Brain Cancer
Replies: 64
Views: 2171

Re: Senator McCain Has Aggressive Brain Cancer

My Thoughts go out to him.

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by MSPbrandon
Thu Jul 20, 2017 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing delivers 1,500th 777
Replies: 80
Views: 12864

Re: Boeing delivers 1,500th 777

Negative? We could see 2000 of a widebodies. That is amazing. No one is pointing out for any other widebody that they haven't hit 2000 orders... That would be too obvious. Lightsaber they are at 1,935 orders now, so i think they will easily hit 2,000 before the end of production. Well the 778 and 9...

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by MSPbrandon
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing delivers 1,500th 777
Replies: 80
Views: 12864

Re: Boeing delivers 1,500th 777

Boeing is still a little short of orders to make 2000... Who said anything about 2000? This thread is about celebrating the 777s success. Take your negativity somewhere else. Negative? We could see 2000 of a widebodies. That is amazing. No one is pointing out for any other widebody that they haven'...

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by MSPbrandon
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Australian Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police
Replies: 99
Views: 3823

Re: Australian Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police

Exactly - the liberal media in the US are very quiet about this Did Breitbart, Fox or the KKK newsletter tell you that the liberal Media, which you pretty much don´t have by world standards btw, is quiet? Unless there is a wormhole connecting your parallel universe to the one the rest of us is in, ...

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jul 18, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russia must pay
Replies: 48
Views: 1299

Re: Russia must pay

If Greenpeace really cared about the environment it should start fighting the real root cause of all environmental issues, which is unsustainable population growth. Instead of attacking random oil plants their activists should spend their time giving away free condoms and funding education in the d...

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russia must pay
Replies: 48
Views: 1299

Re: Russia must pay

If Greenpeace really cared about the environment it should start fighting the real root cause of all environmental issues, which is unsustainable population growth. Instead of attacking random oil plants their activists should spend their time giving away free condoms and funding education in the d...

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russia must pay
Replies: 48
Views: 1299

Re: Russia must pay

Good ruling.

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by MSPbrandon
Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 528
Views: 31447

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

What a Doozy of thread this is.

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by MSPbrandon
Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Australian Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police
Replies: 99
Views: 3823

Re: Australian Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police

RIP. As a Minnesota resident I am disgusted by this. Fire the officer immediately. How about finding out what happened first? I have no direct knowledge of the case but I see three possibilities: 1) Officer deliberately shot a person knowing she was not a threat - aka straight up murder. What possi...

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by MSPbrandon
Mon Jul 17, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing delivers 1,500th 777
Replies: 80
Views: 12864

Re: Boeing delivers 1,500th 777

Fitting since UA was the launch operator. Congrats!!

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by MSPbrandon
Mon Jul 17, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Australian Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police
Replies: 99
Views: 3823

Re: Australian Woman Shot And Killed By Minneapolis Police

RIP. As a Minnesota resident I am disgusted by this. Fire the officer immediately.

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by MSPbrandon
Mon Jul 17, 2017 5:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Some truth from Fox Commentator Smith.
Replies: 10
Views: 612

Re: Some truth from Fox Commentator Smith.

Shep is the only real journalist at Fox News.

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by MSPbrandon
Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NHS rated world's number one health system
Replies: 24
Views: 973

Re: NHS rated world's number one health system

Step 1: Repeal Obamacare Step 2: Take as long as you need to figure out a healthcare plan that includes insurance and prescription drug cost controls. Healthcare costs are out of control. Where federal and state dollars are mandatory involved, then everyone along the chain games "the system&qu...

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by MSPbrandon
Sat Jul 15, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: YTZ Removes ad That was Insulting to cows
Replies: 35
Views: 3424

Re: YTZ Removes ad That was Insulting to cows

Tell me how exactly how a COW can be insulted?

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by MSPbrandon
Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The investigation of Donald Trump
Replies: 303
Views: 10134

Re: The investigation of Donald Trump

Wow, Shep Smith put out some very thought provoking questions on Fox News today. http://www.businessinsider.com/shep-smith-donald-trump-jr-fox-news-2017-7 Shep Smith of Fox news is finally calling out the deception. ""Why is it lie after lie after lie?" Smith said to fellow anchor Ch...

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by MSPbrandon
Sat Jul 15, 2017 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Demo Colors - What's Next?
Replies: 38
Views: 5595

Re: Boeing Demo Colors - What's Next?

Black?

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air Appoints First Female CEO in its History
Replies: 35
Views: 3612

Re: Iran Air Appoints First Female CEO in its History

Good for Iran

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How many A330NEO will DL convert to A359
Replies: 151
Views: 20972

Re: How many A330NEO will DL convert to A359

Not soon at all. they need the 330s

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NHS rated world's number one health system
Replies: 24
Views: 973

Re: NHS rated world's number one health system

Good job, UK

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American Tourist beaten to Death in Greece
Replies: 21
Views: 1212

American Tourist beaten to Death in Greece

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wor ... 82a5391e42
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Despicable, no matter what. Rest in Peace.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wor ... 82a5391e42

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 7:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: India tops global index of countries with the most confidence in their government
Replies: 28
Views: 889

Re: India tops global index of countries with the most confidence in their government

anshabhi wrote:
Some more data to prove leftist agenda is falling on deaf ears!!


What the he'll does this have to do with the "leftist" agenda?

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: India tops global index of countries with the most confidence in their government
Replies: 28
Views: 889

Re: India tops global index of countries with the most confidence in their government

Interesting results. Some of them are not surprising, like Russia and USA. I am surprised by Spain, S. Korea, and France. I hope to see other polls with more countries included.

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by MSPbrandon
Fri Jul 14, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA to soon ban electronic checkin for all inbound int'l flights
Replies: 35
Views: 8830

Re: TSA to soon ban electronic checkin for all inbound int'l flights

This is utter paranoia.

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