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Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 4:31 pm

Today a friend of mine and I flew down to LAX for the day. We just hung around the airport and stuff, but we walked to one end of the airport, don't know which direction, on the Southwest terminal side right by Sepulveda Ave. We found a spot where all the Limo and Charter Bus drivers sit and wait for calls, but it's at the very edge of the runway where the planes are landing. Anyways this Malaysia 744 came in incredibly low (as well as all the other planes) but he had more of a tilt then the other ones, so his engines after he flew over us were pointed at us, and we got blasted with a strong hot wind which blew over our video camera, and yes it broke. But anyways it was sorta funny...so yeah, if you want to get close to planes, go to this spot. You can see your reflection (literally) in the AA's that fly over you.
 
virgin744
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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 4:39 pm

Hehehe,
cool, that sounds just amazing! If only flights were THAT cheap in the UK for us to be able to do that!!!

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hkgspotter1
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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 5:17 pm

I got blasted by my wife yesterday when I forgot to take the rubbish out !!!

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Watch your videocam next time !!
 
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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 8:20 pm

Today a friend of mine and I flew down to LAX for the day. We just hung around the airport and stuff

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Dazed767
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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 8:23 pm

I know that spot (24L). That was an experience lemme tell ya!
 
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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 8:37 pm

So which movie where you trying to emulate.

Waynes World where they are on the hood of the Merthmobile when the plane flys over discussions if they found Bugs Bunny sexually attractive when he put on a dress.

or

The "Experience Wake Turbulence" Scene from Pushing Tin????
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mirrodie
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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 9:50 pm

"got blasted by the wife..."

Now that was funny. Thanks to a great start to my day hkgspotter1...

I'm still laughing..  Smokin cool  Big thumbs up

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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Wed Apr 11, 2001 10:18 pm

hkgspotter1, hehehe.  Laugh out loud

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RE: Got Blasted Today By A 747...

Thu Apr 12, 2001 12:25 am

You can get blasted in Moscow Sheremetyevo. I stood there for about an hour, nothing big came just 737s and Tu154s It sure was loud
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