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by CCGPV
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Taxi-Induced Motion Sickness in Simulators
Replies: 15
Views: 607

Re: Taxi-Induced Motion Sickness in Simulators

A bit unrelated but have there been instances of pilots developing chronic motion sickness after being on the job for years?

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by CCGPV
Sun Feb 18, 2018 2:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight
Replies: 92
Views: 2457

Re: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight

Go to Belize or Costa Rica. You can sit in the right seat on Caravans all day long.

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If a Texas sized asteroid was headed for Earth...
Replies: 35
Views: 692

Re: If a Texas sized asteroid was headed for Earth...

Try and find a place to get the best Instagram pictures I could of it arriving.

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 17, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida shooting - Europe should set an example to the USA
Replies: 140
Views: 2339

Re: Florida shooting - Europe should set an example to the USA

Amend the constitution then use whatever means necessary, including military force. The 2A was made to prevent ignorant people like you from being in the government. You want to ban guns, forcibly remove them. How you going to do it, with guns. The irony. Maybe a strategic drone strike or two to re...

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 17, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians
Replies: 63
Views: 1345

Re: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians

I also believe the DOJ did this now because it just broke that someone called the FBI and warned them last month about the Florida shooter and they did NOTHING. Not even a phone call to the school or local law enforcement. That is a major league blunder and could have saved some lives. Which will k...

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida shooting - Europe should set an example to the USA
Replies: 140
Views: 2339

Re: Florida shooting - Europe should set an example to the USA

bagoldex wrote:
CCGPV wrote:
How would you go about that?


Amend the constitution then use whatever means necessary, including military force.


Haha ok. Let me just casually amend the BILL OF RIGHTS and suspend habeas corpus real quick.

Ridiculous.

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians
Replies: 63
Views: 1345

Re: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians

Jbut the clarity of evidence will make it hard for Trump to deny Since when is Trump stopped by something as superficial as evidence and facts? Here are the facts. 13 guys from Russia came here. Set up some social media and posted negative things about Hillary. Trump was never aware and was never c...

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians
Replies: 63
Views: 1345

Re: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians

I also believe the DOJ did this now because it just broke that someone called the FBI and warned them last month about the Florida shooter and they did NOTHING. Not even a phone call to the school or local law enforcement. That is a major league blunder and could have saved some lives. Which will k...

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians
Replies: 63
Views: 1345

Re: Robert Mueller Indicts 13 Russians

And just like that the school shooting story is history. On to the next big bombshell!

I love it.

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida shooting - Europe should set an example to the USA
Replies: 140
Views: 2339

Re: Florida shooting - Europe should set an example to the USA

How would you go about that?

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Too Much Power to the People? A Food Safety Site Tests the Limits
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Re: Too Much Power to the People? A Food Safety Site Tests the Limits

Same as yelp, trip advisor, skytrax, etc. They are all fraudulent scam companies in the end.

They extort businesses for good PR and reviews. Simple as that. The Yellow Pages did it, BBB did it, etc.

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Forum Censorship
Replies: 33
Views: 816

Re: Forum Censorship

Absolutely they do, and it's 100% slanted towards the liberal agenda they're pushing. If you don't share their view, it's off with your opinion. I'd say they've been excessively kind to the cowardly gunwanks with the moderation and comment deletion. Strong people should be able to handle strong wor...

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Forum Censorship
Replies: 33
Views: 816

Re: Forum Censorship

You've broken about 19 different rules with this post.

Take an hour and read through the new volume of rules they've come up with after toiling for months over something that didn't need to be done.

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school
Replies: 102
Views: 2956

Re: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school

I'm enjoying all these new ideas and thoughts with regards to this subject. I'm really learning a lot of new things. Keep it up guys.

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!
Replies: 29
Views: 962

Re: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!

Watermelons?! Where did those come from?! I'm just pointing out the hypocracy of people here. Using stereotypes, slurs, and language that would cause outrage or bans is find as long as they are "redneck white people." Using the same types of language and general stereotypes towards a blac...

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!
Replies: 29
Views: 962

Re: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!

Watermelon and fatherless household jokes?? Watermelons?! Where did those come from?! I'm just pointing out the hypocracy of people here. Using stereotypes, slurs, and language that would cause outrage or bans is find as long as they are "redneck white people." Using the same types of lan...

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!
Replies: 29
Views: 962

Re: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!

Where else do you expect to find news on moralizing trailer trash with zero self awareness? Besides Fox News or CBN... :rotfl: How much do you want to bed nobody would be talking about a family if they were black. Watermelon and fatherless household jokes?? No way! That's racist! But making fun of ...

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!
Replies: 29
Views: 962

Re: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!

High quality gossip! Straight from People Magazine! This is some quaality internet! Where else do you expect to find news on moralizing trailer trash with zero self awareness? Besides Fox News or CBN... :rotfl: How much do you want to bed nobody would be talking about a family if they were black. W...

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school
Replies: 102
Views: 2956

Re: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school

The footage from inside the school, taken by students during the shooting, is horrific. I highly suggest you avoid watching it. What is wrong with people? On the contrary, it should be compulsory viewing. Only then will people start to understand the real impact of these mass shootings. Sanitised n...

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!
Replies: 29
Views: 962

Re: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!

Making fun of the disintegration of a family and the pain its going to cause little children in the years to come. Top notch quality posting guys! Score one for your team! YEAH! You are aware she’s a spokesperson for narrowly-defined and laughably hypocritical “family values,” and how much pain she...

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school
Replies: 102
Views: 2956

Re: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school

The footage from inside the school, taken by students during the shooting, is horrific. I highly suggest you avoid watching it.

What is wrong with people?

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!
Replies: 29
Views: 962

Re: Bristol Palin is single and ready to mingle!

Making fun of the disintegration of a family and the pain its going to cause little children in the years to come.

Top notch quality posting guys! Score one for your team! YEAH!

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school
Replies: 102
Views: 2956

Re: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school

I would like to remind everyone to keep it uncivil and refrain from not using fiery rhetoric, distorted facts, and "my team" type attitudes.

Lets keep this groundbreaking and educational thread going.

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by CCGPV
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school
Replies: 102
Views: 2956

Re: Florida: Reports of active shooter in school

Everyone remember to be condescending, accusatory and arrogant when making your arguments for or against guns in this thread.

We need to keep the conversation going.

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by CCGPV
Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight
Replies: 92
Views: 2457

Re: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight

If I were a flight attendant I'd be happy to serve you whatever drink you wish as it's what I spend most of the time at work doing. You claimed in multiple posts that asking to see the cockpit would result in being interrogated, arrested or kicked off the flight. That simply would not happen. I thi...

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by CCGPV
Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight
Replies: 92
Views: 2457

Re: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight

One more time. I'm not old. I'm not grumpy. I've yet to see you post much of anything of any intelligence on any thread. This is all you can come up with? Not like you'd post anything of substance or intelligence. Anyway, I'll respond to CCGPV. Not sure what exactly is your point. I'm strictly stat...

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by CCGPV
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight
Replies: 92
Views: 2457

Re: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight

There's always white-knight busybodies in every industry looking to be the hero. Its unfortunate you take such a stance for no reason other than to "teach the public a lesson." smdh Pretending to “teach lessons” is what grumpy old men do. Just laugh and move on. One more time. I'm not old...

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by CCGPV
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight
Replies: 92
Views: 2457

Re: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight

I am amazed by the arguing back and forth on here about this subject. If you are flying in the US don't even ask to visit the cockpit inflight! It is not just a company policy not to let you in but it is against the law. If you are a grown adult asking such a question it is a little suspicious and ...

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by CCGPV
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 NEO LR LBG - JFK Flight Tracker
Replies: 58
Views: 10362

Re: A321 NEO LR CDG - JFK Flight Tracker

For those of us not using flighradar can we get a flight number or anything?

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by CCGPV
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 191
Views: 47311

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

Excuse me, why are two texts missing from me? With a list of victims and photographs? All this information is published in public sources and is official, but the messages are simply deleted. Did I do something wrong? Take a couple of hours and read through the new volume of rules. You probably bro...

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: NEW FORUM RULES
Replies: 75
Views: 8153

Re: NEW FORUM RULES

I've seen multi-million dollar deals with shorter and less confusing language than these "rules."

Does this response follow the 1a(BRC) subsection L rule?

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 10, 2018 1:41 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 777X. Will it fall if the wing folds?
Replies: 87
Views: 6957

Re: 777X. Will it fall if the wing folds?

I believe they are using a company that specializes in construction cranes for the design of the wingtips.

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Netherlands a bit more modern
Replies: 28
Views: 934

Re: The Netherlands a bit more modern

Having a constitutional counterbalance to the elected chamber is no bad thing. Once you have the elected chamber and President from same party, you have the risk of a dictatorship. Doubtless you will say that can change at the next elections. However five years is long enough to change the rules. Y...

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Netherlands a bit more modern
Replies: 28
Views: 934

Re: The Netherlands a bit more modern

TheFlyingDisk wrote:
CCGPV wrote:
The idea of having royalty as head of state and government in 2018 is bizarre to me. Talk about being backwards.


Well, it's not like being a republic is any better right now, to be honest.


A republic is better in every way to a monarchy.

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Netherlands a bit more modern
Replies: 28
Views: 934

Re: The Netherlands a bit more modern

The idea of having royalty as head of state and government in 2018 is bizarre to me. Talk about being backwards.

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS launches its longest ever flight SDF-DXB on 747-8F
Replies: 50
Views: 8738

Re: UPS launches its longest ever flight SDF-DXB on 747-8F

What is the catering like on cargo flights like this? Is it similar to your standard airline fare? Would there be a selection of meals and drinks? Pre-order by crew?

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The World's First Passenger Taxi Drone carries passengers
Replies: 6
Views: 406

Re: The World's First Passenger Taxi Drone carries passengers

Normal taxi: $29 trip and very low risk of death.
Uber: $19 trip and very low risk of death.
This thing: $500 trip and huge chance of death.

I'll file this under the "never going to happen" category along with the Amazon drone delivery.

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by CCGPV
Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Summertime forever!
Replies: 4
Views: 394

Re: Summertime forever!

I wish they'd move it 2 hours and keep it that way. Who cares if its dark at 8-9AM? I'd much rather have light in the evenings.

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by CCGPV
Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight
Replies: 92
Views: 2457

Re: Visiting the cockpit of an aircraft inflight

A regular flyer, who is well aware of 9/11 and security rules, approaches you during a flight and asks to visit the flight deck in flight. This person knows full well that is illegal but asks you anyway. Nice move; I don't know what it is called in the paranoid USA, but the rest of the world would ...

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by CCGPV
Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ferry McFerryFace - not what it seems
Replies: 5
Views: 604

Re: Ferry McFerryFace - not what it seems

Its a funny name. Get it. They named it like that because its funny. Isn't that so clever and funny they named the object something similar to what it is but just in a funny way!!

Kill me.

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by CCGPV
Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video
Replies: 90
Views: 13017

Re: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video

I really hope this was a sarcastic post. If it wasn't, I don't think you fully understand just how serious the aviation industry is about safety. People literally dedicate careers to preventing accidents and the drone threat has to overcome the most dangerous threat of them all, human stupidity. Yo...

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by CCGPV
Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video
Replies: 90
Views: 13017

Re: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video

Instead of making a personal attack I am going to say that anyone who flies an airplane (as I do) would completely disagree with this statement. We do not even like seeing birds anywhere near us. A drone flying anywhere near a flight path is a danger which can be prevented and should be. Only takes...

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by CCGPV
Sun Feb 04, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video
Replies: 90
Views: 13017

Re: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video

Millions of drones out there and not one accident. One *possible* hit with zero damages. This drone danger arguments are overblown. I really hope this was a sarcastic post. If it wasn't, I don't think you fully understand just how serious the aviation industry is about safety. People literally dedi...

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 03, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Turkey prepares to "suffocate" Syrian Kurdistan
Replies: 53
Views: 1843

Re: Turkey prepares to "suffocate" Syrian Kurdistan

The USA should not do a *thing* (except strongly worded letters) to stop this from happening.

I'm over it.

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 03, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video
Replies: 90
Views: 13017

Re: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video

We're actually having a debate as to whether the video is real or from a flight simulator. Shows you how much flight simulation technology has advanced. But back to the topic, could that drone spining at the end of the video before it starts descending have been due to wake turbulence? That looks l...

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by CCGPV
Sat Feb 03, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video
Replies: 90
Views: 13017

Re: Drone close encounter with Frontier jet. On video

Millions of drones out there and not one accident.

One *possible* hit with zero damages.

This drone danger arguments are overblown.

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by CCGPV
Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Declassifies the Nunes"Memo"
Replies: 81
Views: 2663

Re: Trump Declassifies the Nunes"Memo"

Right wing: This proves everything.
Left wing: This proves nothing.
Everyone else: What's for dinner tonight?

Business as usual.

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