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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 27, 2023 3:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I strongly advise we stop talking about western MBT's as if they are invulnerable. Ukraine won't simply be able to steam roll through the Russian lines with impunity. They need to operate these vehicles wisely. Their improved armor and fire control compared to what Ukraine currently fields will inc...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 26, 2023 2:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

There is a good article here by General Mick Ryan (retired) of the Australian Army considering Russia's probable strategies for 2023 broken down into 7 components: informational, command and leadership, military, diplomatic, national mobilisation, economic and adaptation. https://mickryan.substack.c...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 26, 2023 1:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Not much. In theory they have a stronger air force, but they already show they suffer when they expose it. Defeating tanks means flying low which means exposure to MANPADs, and the Ukrainians have been given the world's best MANPADs in large quantities. Now Patriot is on the way which means even ge...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 25, 2023 10:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

It appears the Pentagon is hedging for the possibility that will not occur quickly: That and they are applying the lesson learned toward possible war with China. Advancing into Russian held territory means less air defense coverage, so increased potential for Russia to utilize it's Su-25, Su-34, Mi...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 25, 2023 8:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

It's kind of like a family where the kids are in one room while mom and dad have a god-awful row in the next room, then the parents come out and say let's go out to a nice family dinner. No one feels like celebrating, yet they go through the motions anyway, wondering when the next fight will break ...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 24, 2023 10:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Also they are across the Atlantic, They can ship over a couple dozen M1 by air if they have to. Poland can also sign over their first contingent of M1. They seem to be bending over backward to support Ukraine. bt Takes months to train personnel to support M1. Longer than the time needed for Challen...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 24, 2023 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Aviation - 2023
Replies: 51
Views: 4606

Re: Washington State Aviation - 2023

Yakima is a nonstarter, it's even worse than the harebrained Moses Lake idea. The most direct highway to Yakima from the Sound is closed almost six months of the year, and so much extra traffic would be pushed onto I-90 which people just cannot keep from spinning out on with the slightest hint of s...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 24, 2023 1:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Vladimir Putin is turning away from his reliance on Wagner mercenaries to fight in Ukraine, according to military observers. The Russian president likely intends to rely on conventional Russian forces after recently appointing a new overall commander in General Valeriy Gerasimov, the Institute for ...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 20, 2023 11:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

priorities. Tomahawks for airfield suppression, and SpecOps teams to eliminate anything that breathes, and has a rank of colonel and above For airfield suppression, airlaunched Tomahawks would be more appropriate. That would have to wait for the F-18s. Unless they can somehow integrate them on to t...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 19, 2023 9:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

The only concerns I read about the GLSDB is that it is more susceptible of being intercepted than HIMAR rockets due to its relatively slow flying speed (gliding at about 400mph after the propulsion phase is over). 3 thoughts. 1) After the boost phase, the bomb actually detatch from the rocket, so i...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 19, 2023 12:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

So, what happened to that grand speech Putler was supposed to make today? I searched the news sources and found nothing that matched the predictions, just Putler talking to factory workers. Ref: https://www.cnbc.com/2023/01/18/putin-could-be-ready-to-announce-a-second-mobilization-drive-analysts-sa...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 19, 2023 12:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

As that contributor stated, they will likely send experienced tankers, though having no auto loader, a larger crew will be very new to them. But then so will having a much more survivable tank, with way better optics, sensors, ergonomics and you can brew up a hot beverage inside a Challenger! Switc...

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by iamlucky13
Mon Jan 16, 2023 9:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I'd think that supplying anything in less than battalion size (42-56 tanks) would be a waste. Not a waste, but not enough to make a significant difference. A platoon or company can provide fire support to take out discrete targets, or conduct or support advance an offensive to the current defensive...

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by iamlucky13
Sat Jan 14, 2023 9:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Separate from the discussion about more western armored vehicles being committed in time to support a spring offensive, the Russians continue to be concerned that Ukraine will make another significant push now while the ground is frozen. The comments on this are very brief, and from a tertiary sourc...

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by iamlucky13
Sat Jan 14, 2023 8:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

6 days later, Military Sealift Command is unloading Bradleys in the Netherlands. The ship that delivered them would have had to already been loaded and underway to reach Vlissingen so soon after the announcement. While the Army describes the delivery as a routine-sounding unit rotation for the dete...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 13, 2023 10:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

From Politico: In response to Duda’s comments, German Vice Chancellor and Economics Minister Robert Habeck, who also oversees arms export controls, dismissed concerns that Germany might not allow this. He said that “Germany should not stand in the way when other countries make decisions to support ...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 13, 2023 8:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Why are we being stingy with them? Back to logistics. It takes personel to bring these vehicles back from storage. Their skills are specific and you can not just hire extra help. Then there's a limited transport to get them across the Atlantic (specialized military transport) once there only a limi...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 13, 2023 1:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Every other news source I've read says Poland is willing to supply Leopard 2, but needs an export license from Germany to do so, and this is currently not being granted. Ukraine looks like it could beat Russia decisively, given the right support from the west. It is faced with the problem of fright...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 10, 2023 5:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Wagner still feeding the meatgrinder of Bakhmut; https://www.theguardian.com/world/2023/jan/09/ukraine-reinforces-bakhmut-defences-relentless-russian-assault They are feeding the meatgrinder, but they managed a comparatively significant gain over the last couple of days just north of Bakhmut. It ap...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 10, 2023 4:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I am beginning to warm up to the thinking that has held back the transfer of heavy tanks to Ukraine. I began by asking myself: why are heavy tanks needed by Ukraine? The Abrams and Leopards main purpose on the battlefield is to defeat other tanks, but the Ukrainians seem to be doing a good job of t...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 05, 2023 2:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Further strikes deep in Russian territory should be expected, the head of Ukrainian military intelligence, Kyrylo Budanov, has told the US TV channel ABC . He added that the attacks would come “deeper and deeper” inside of Russia, without specifically saying whether Ukraine would be behind them. ht...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 04, 2023 5:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

An island taken; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=naSYIyrGivE The islands near the mouth of the Dnipro River and Kherson City are basically no-man's land right now. They're marshy, without much cover, and difficult to support. Ukraine also raised a flag on one of the points of high ground of another...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 04, 2023 5:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Early reports so more information presumably to come, a potential major hit on Russian military personnel in an occupied region; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HGTY_CmVjWU https://www.theguardian.com/world/2023/jan/02/ukraine-strike-russian-held-makiivka-reportedly-kills-troops It was reported the...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 21, 2022 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ode to Mriya, AN-225 confirmed destroyed
Replies: 358
Views: 95526

Re: Ode to Mriya, AN-225 confirmed destroyed

Today, I happened across a photo I have not seen before of the An-225 during the fighting at Hostomel. A large fire obscures the fuselage, but is outside of the hangar in front of the aircraft. The aircraft is still intact at this point Russian vehicles (V-markings visible in the full size image) ar...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 21, 2022 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737 MAX 10 Development / Testing / Production Thread - 2022
Replies: 807
Views: 200242

Re: Boeing 737 MAX 10 Development / Testing / Production Thread - 2022

So if Boeing is their typical slow selves, what is to keep them from not making their 3 or 4 year retrofit to the MAX-8s and 9s deadline, and Congres just passing another extension? Worsening relationship with their customers, who need to plan fleet sizes years ahead of time, and set schedules base...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 21, 2022 8:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Vladimir Putin believes Russia is not to blame for the war in Ukraine, adding both countries are "sharing a tragedy". During a televised address with senior military officials, the Russian president said he continued to see Ukraine as a "brotherly nation". https://www.bbc.co.uk/...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 21, 2022 3:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I may have missed it - has anyone supplied Ukraine with a M163 aa system? Did the US scrap all of theirs? The US stock is likely all scrapped. They've been out of service for decades. I haven't heard if any other nations have sent any to Ukraine. It was an old system anyways. The simple radar only ...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 21, 2022 12:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I may have missed it - has anyone supplied Ukraine with a M163 aa system? Did the US scrap all of theirs? The US stock is likely all scrapped. They've been out of service for decades. I haven't heard if any other nations have sent any to Ukraine. It was an old system anyways. The simple radar only ...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Dec 20, 2022 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737 MAX 10 Development / Testing / Production Thread - 2022
Replies: 807
Views: 200242

Re: Boeing 737 MAX 10 Development / Testing / Production Thread - 2022

Here is the text of the proposed amendment. Please note this is a 4-page excerpt from a 4,155-page document. Source: https://www.appropriations.senate.gov/download/jrq121922 That link gave me an error. I'm a little mixed up about the real process between the House and Senate versus the simple tidy ...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Dec 20, 2022 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 36 Injured on Hawaiian Airlines Flight
Replies: 113
Views: 17132

Re: 36 Injured on Hawaiian Airlines Flight

Okay, can't help myself... this is my "Get Off My Lawn" moment... We have dedicated signage, auditory noise/announcements, flight attendants to "remind" folks to keep their seatbelts fastened regardless of flight conditions. I'm gonna guess the common thread here is lack of seat...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Dec 20, 2022 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2022
Replies: 453
Views: 117545

Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2022

WJ001 and WJ002 will be 777-8F airplanes, and they're not planned to be built until at LEAST 2024, with testing taking place 2025-2026. Matt cawby highly respected. What is your the evidence he is wrongs and you right please? 7778 is coming whether u like or the not. With the 7779 eis so slow, no c...

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by iamlucky13
Sat Dec 17, 2022 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates discovers wing cracks on some A380s
Replies: 38
Views: 8932

Re: Emirates discovers wing cracks on some A380s

I hope that other operators of the A380 are being made aware of the issue and potential need for inspection/repairs. I’m scheduled to fly on the QR A380 in six weeks so watching with interest! Yes, I’m sure they will all read this thread. They should all have received the same Airworthiness Directi...

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by iamlucky13
Sat Dec 17, 2022 3:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates discovers wing cracks on some A380s
Replies: 38
Views: 8932

Re: Emirates discovers wing cracks on some A380s

This appears to be the updated EASA Airworthiness Directive on this matter, published August 31, 2022: https://ad.easa.europa.eu/ad/2022-0174R1 Portions of the rear spar require inspection after 12.5 years and front spar after 15 years form the date of wingbox assembly. Inspections are to repeat eve...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 15, 2022 11:36 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Water leak that affected 787 electronics prompts FAA call for inspections
Replies: 7
Views: 2338

Re: Water leak that affected 787 electronics prompts FAA call for inspections

Maybe the famous loud mouth AAB has a point when he points fingers at poor quality of Boeing B787? Just saying. The AD cites two incidents. That's out of a fleet that now numbers over 1000 aircraft, across more than a decade since the type entered service. This definitely sounds worth an AD, since ...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 15, 2022 2:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Nuclear fusion: harnessing the power of the stars
Replies: 27
Views: 1632

Re: Nuclear fusion: harnessing the power of the stars

All this science and I’m guessing any practical application will, in the end, involve a steam boiler. Yes. For now, the simplest method to convert the energy generated by the fusion process would still be to boil water and run a steam turbine. The devices need cooling anyways, so this is a natural ...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 15, 2022 1:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Nuclear fusion: harnessing the power of the stars
Replies: 27
Views: 1632

Re: Nuclear fusion: harnessing the power of the stars

My understanding is that the plasma is contained by magnetic fields. What happens if the magnetic field is removed. The National Ignition Facility uses inertial confinement, not magnetic confinement. A hollow, gold-plated metal cylinder (called a hohlraum) about 5 mm in diameter, containing a froze...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 14, 2022 3:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Nuclear fusion: harnessing the power of the stars
Replies: 27
Views: 1632

Re: Nuclear fusion: harnessing the power of the stars

My understanding is that the plasma is contained by magnetic fields. What happens if the magnetic field is removed. The National Ignition Facility uses inertial confinement, not magnetic confinement. A hollow, gold-plated metal cylinder (called a hohlraum) about 5 mm in diameter, containing a froze...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Dec 13, 2022 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boom Supersonic new configuration.
Replies: 349
Views: 70491

Re: Boom Supersonic new configuration.

As an engineer, and not an attorney, I'm wondering: when you raise capital for a project like this, that is 100% vaporware, or, to put it much more charitably, has very low probability of success, to what extent do you have a responsibility to inform your would-be investors? Can you just later blam...

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by iamlucky13
Mon Dec 12, 2022 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most ridiculous aviation video on YouTube?
Replies: 39
Views: 7215

Re: Most ridiculous aviation video on YouTube?

Sounds like they stole my idea: https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1468449&p=23516081#p23516081 Anyways, a passenger B-52 is an absurd idea.today. On the other hand, playing around with a concept for idle discussion would be far from the most absurd aviation video on Youtube...

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by iamlucky13
Mon Dec 12, 2022 10:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

It's pretty interesting to me we live in an age where drones roam freely, spot armored vehicles, then artillery is accurate enough to eliminate those vehicles. I read recently that the average life of fixed wing drones in Ukraine is about 6 flights, and of quad copters, 3 flights. If I remember rig...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Dec 09, 2022 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing’s Everett factory
Replies: 59
Views: 9928

Re: Boeing’s Everett factory

With the Renton Factory being jammed right in the middle of the city, would there be any benefit to consolidating 737 production at Everett and shutting down the Renton facility? Potentially, but I don't really know if the money the sale would generate would offset the cost of moving all of the equ...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Dec 09, 2022 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing’s Everett factory
Replies: 59
Views: 9928

Re: Boeing’s Everett factory

Could they move any of the Boeing Defense assembly lines in in there? If I remember right, they bragged at one point, I think it was before they won the KC-46 contract, about consolidating the 767 production into a smaller area to free up more space for other programs. I tend to suspect that the sp...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 08, 2022 3:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

You really begin to scratch your head when you look at some of the countries that the Swiss have sold military equipment to. Countries that have questionable human right records. And that's putting it nicely. My understanding is Switzerland's restrictions on weapons exports were not enacted based o...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 08, 2022 12:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

It gets worse, Canada wanted to send Piranha 25, the APC version with the 25mm cannon, (Canada has been unusual in also sending brand new armoured vehicles, including their new 8 wheel one), guess who vetoed the 25mm cannon ammunition. I was wondering why the YPR tracked APC’s sent by the Netherlan...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Dec 06, 2022 3:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I still cannot wrap my head around the fact the Swiss refuse to allow munitions made in their country to be sent to Ukraine. Did it ever enter their minds that those munitions might be used in anger one day? My understanding is the sale to Germany, for example, was intended so that Germany could us...

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by iamlucky13
Mon Dec 05, 2022 10:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

US political scientist William Spaniel speculates that the real reason for Putin's invasion was to secure a landbridge to Crimea, which, despite the Kerch bridge, was suffering serious problems due to its isolation from Russia: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIE1g8kqIpk&ab_channel=WilliamSpani...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Dec 02, 2022 11:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Has anyone seen any information on this? https://www.bing.com/ck/a?!&&p=41e8370f0928bb3bJmltdHM9MTY2OTkzOTIwMCZpZ3VpZD0yMmQyYTQyNS05YTYyLTYxMWMtMzk4Ny1iNDY0OWI4NDYwYzMmaW5zaWQ9NTQ4MQ&ptn=3&hsh=3&fclid=22d2a425-9a62-611c-3987-b4649b8460c3&psq=russian+invasion+plans+leaked&...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 01, 2022 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 11810
Views: 875996

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

https://mobile.twitter.com/KyivIndependent/status/1597928157696651266 Good God that is a staggering figure for Ukrainian casualties. Those losses are simply not sustainable. Ukraine's General Staff have been daily reporting their estimate of Russian casualties, and claim the count is over 88,000. T...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Nov 30, 2022 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mid-air collision at Dallas Executive Airshow
Replies: 211
Views: 43942

Re: Mid-air collision at Dallas Executive Airshow

NTSB prelim is out, https://data.ntsb.gov/carol-repgen/api/Aviation/ReportMain/GenerateNewestReport/106276/pdf Thank you for sharing the report. Unfortunately, it's fairly short and very little of the information in it appears new. It does at least clarify some information: The P-63 was notionally ...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Nov 30, 2022 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mid-air collision at Dallas Executive Airshow
Replies: 211
Views: 43942

Re: Mid-air collision at Dallas Executive Airshow

A new video has surfaced that shows a possible drone hitting the P-63, and then descending fast into the B17. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/dallas-midair-tragedy-new-videos-show-startling-change-in-flight-path-of-p-63/ar-AA14KpwD?cvid=6ea703d9e97d4154b396a7d0e776e3a9 The video appears highly...

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