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by 777Jet
Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Debris fields can be very narrow - look at the Pentagon on 9/11. An aircraft impacting at a steep angle of descent at high speed (the two usually go together of course) behave more like fluids than solids. The wings fold back and you would not expect to see a large debris field. Pentagon is a solid...

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by 777Jet
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Ah, but there's been no serious search of the SIO, 777 Jet! She won't be in one piece, she went in fast and steep, hence only one bit of wreckage on the surface. Lots of things get covered up - look at the Las Vegas shootings. Two shooters, minimum, cross-fire, with a belt-fed 30 ca. and all the me...

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by 777Jet
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370: Malaysia set to announce resumption of search as early as this week
Replies: 41
Views: 7173

Re: MH370: Malaysia set to announce resumption of search as early as this week

Glad to hear a search might resume. If a company is offering a 'no find no fee' proposal then they must be somewhat confident with the new information / updated search zone, otherwise it might cost them a lot of their own $$$ for nothing...

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by 777Jet
Tue Oct 17, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Thank you for your serious reply, Spyhunter. Lots of people agree with me inside the Intel Community, plus the Chinese and Australian governments, and probably the Malaysian as well! Really? So I guess 'they' really don't want the plane to be 'found' then because you have always been saying this yet...

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by 777Jet
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Spyhunter wrote:
MH370 lies on the floor of the South China Sea, slightly off her flight-path, i.e. beneath where she was shot down.


Is there anybody out there who agrees with you?

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by 777Jet
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification
Replies: 44
Views: 1867

Re: 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification

The US is out and I am at a loss. How hard do you think Mexico tried in that match against Honduras? Maybe the performance was a message to Trump ;) I would have loved to see the USA finish in 4th and get to play my Socceroos, who are still alive in qualification thanks to the head (x2) of the almo...

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by 777Jet
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sydney to James Bond Island on Various Thai Heavies
Replies: 5
Views: 5586

Re: Sydney to James Bond Island on Various Thai Heavies

Once again, a belated warm welcome to Thailand, Khun 777Jet. I'm glad you have a good time during your stay. Khob Khun Khrap! I love Thailand. And, wow, I've just realize that we got so good facilities in new HKT International Terminal. I was glad that we were able to try out the new terminal. A lo...

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by 777Jet
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 4 flights to hunt for TG 787-9 New Business Class
Replies: 6
Views: 5811

Re: 4 flights to hunt for TG 787-9 New Business Class

Sawasdee Khrap (G'day from Australia) again Khun Arq!

Great trip report and the pics make the new TG 789 J product look well worth trying out.

Keep the trip reports coming. Khob Khun Khrap & Chok Dee Khrap! :)

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by 777Jet
Thu Oct 05, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sydney to James Bond Island on Various Thai Heavies
Replies: 5
Views: 5586

Re: Sydney to James Bond Island on Various Thai Heavies

Very good & enjoyable report. Great to see the 744's still around. I've flown TG and visited Phuket - great memories for me !! Cheers Thank you for the kind words. Yes, it's great to see 744s still in service. I'll keep flying TG on SYD-BKK whilst they still use the 744. Apart from the obvious ...

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by 777Jet
Thu Oct 05, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Raza may have discovered that the wreckage was a phoney. Or that all of the debris found in that area so far are legit and indeed from 9M-MRO, meaning that the MH370 ocean current drift modelling work might be more relevant in helping to narrow down the impact area and locate the main wreckage - so...

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by 777Jet
Sun Oct 01, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

What is your position on up-arming of countries that are threatened by the US? IMHO all nations have the right to arm themselves for self defence, even if that includes nukes. However, if you are stupid enough to threaten to turn the most powerful nation into a "sea of fire", among other ...

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by 777Jet
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone here fly drones/quadcopters?
Replies: 12
Views: 747

Re: Anyone here fly drones/quadcopters?

Just don't fly or hover your 'device' too close to the wrong person or they might throw an object at it resulting in a crash.

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by 777Jet
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

The ATSB report is junk - they can come up with as many search areas as they like, but they aren't going to find the plane in the Indian Ocean! I query the good faith of ATSB - they must know by now she went down in the SCS. But the ATSB is a 'branch' of the Australian Government; the same Australi...

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by 777Jet
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

Responding to 777 Jet, the situation is escalating, but I don't think hostilities will resume. Sanctions will bite a bit harder,but won't work, Trump can't resume hostilities unless there's an Act of War, and I think Pyongyang will stick to the war of words. It's not a stable situation however. If ...

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by 777Jet
Sun Sep 24, 2017 1:31 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sydney to James Bond Island on Various Thai Heavies
Replies: 5
Views: 5586

Sydney to James Bond Island on Various Thai Heavies

Welcome to 777Jet’s seventh trip report. This trip report covers a round-trip journey from Sydney, Australia to Phuket, Thailand on Thai Airways International. All of the aircraft included are wide-bodies; 747-400, 777-200, A330-300 and another 747-400. We usually visit Phuket every year to spend a ...

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by 777Jet
Thu Sep 21, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

How is your MH370 SCS scenario progressing Mr. Spyhunter? I know the following article is about a month old but I would still love to hear your criticisms of it :D 'Explosive new report virtually pinpoints location of missing flight MH370' http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/explosive-new-report-virt...

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by 777Jet
Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans
Replies: 519
Views: 28869

Re: MH370 & MH17: Spyhunter theories for his fans

I hope nobody is flying to Pyongyang in the next few weeks! Should be able to avoid a war, and if there is one it should be conventional only, with a win for the Good Guys. Thankfully, with President Trump in power, there won't be a silly Eisenhower-style truce. I just briefly visited NK as part of...

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by 777Jet
Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hey OA412... Your Moderation Needs to be Discussed
Replies: 10
Views: 733

Re: Hey OA412... Your Moderation Needs to be Discussed

DfwRevolution wrote:
- You posted your own political opinion and then locked the thread so that others cannot
- You further locked the thread after acknowledging no forum rules have been broken


This isn't the first time either.

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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: 157
Views: 29492

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: 33
Views: 1676

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 1672

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: 1419

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: 33
Views: 2482

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: 2430

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: 7276

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: 1837

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 298

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 11336

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: 11336

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: 110
Views: 7436

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: 11336

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: 5884

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 3626

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: 5777

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: 11336

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: 11336

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: 26404

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: 5777

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: 1683

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 1078

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 2814

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: 519
Views: 28869

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: 519
Views: 28869

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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