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by ThePointblank
Thu Dec 02, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Canada - Future Fighter Capability Project
Replies: 334
Views: 91132

Re: Canada - Future Fighter Capability Project

Confirmation that Boeing has officially been eliminated from the competition: https://nationalpost.com/news/politics/canadian-press-newsalert-boeing-officially-out-of-canadian-fighter-jet-competition OTTAWA — Canada has officially narrowed its decade-long hunt for a new fighter jet to two choices as...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Dec 02, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production/Activity Thread - 2021
Replies: 129
Views: 37971

Re: Boeing 767 Production/Activity Thread - 2021

A vote of confidence from JAL of the 767 sticking around that is signed up to upgrade its 767 fleet cockpits with LCD flight displays https://www.journal-aviation.com/en/news/46313-japan-airlines-to-upgrade-its-boeing-767-fleet-with-thomas-global-s-lcd-flight-displays Seems the deal covers the enti...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:42 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Canada - Future Fighter Capability Project
Replies: 334
Views: 91132

Re: Canada - Future Fighter Capability Project

In the meantime, the CF18s and Halifax-class just keep getting older and older along with the CP140 Auroras. Don't forget the P-3Cs not in the distant future. What with the Arctic sea ice melting, maritime patrol in that vast northern coast line will be come more important, no? bt Those are the CP1...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Dec 01, 2021 3:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Merck's Molnupiravir anti-viral drug has now been recommended for FDA approval by a panel of 23 experts, albeit narrowly after later analysis shows that the drug is only 30% effective at preventing hospitalization and death from COVID-19 in people at high risk of severe disease, and carries the risk...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:24 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Future Medium-size Tactical Cargo (FMTC) News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 127
Views: 10472

Re: Future Medium-size Tactical Cargo (FMTC) News and Discussion Thread

One thing lost in the C-130 buy was how much of that was supposed to support the Stryker brigades mobility. It was a terrible concept, borne from a flawed idea that future US ground combat efforts would like Bosnian peacekeeping. The combination of speed of mobility and the -130 as the prime mover ...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 25, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Don't forget that Swoop and WestJet have deep pockets thanks to Onex. Flair and Lynx are limited by foreign ownership and investment laws, meaning there is only so much their foreign investment partners can pump in before they run afoul of the laws.

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 25, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Canada - Future Fighter Capability Project
Replies: 334
Views: 91132

Re: Canada - Future Fighter Capability Project

Apologies if this thread is too old to be bumped. Sources are now reporting that Boeing was told that their bid to replace the CF-18 fleet was deemed to not meet requirements: https://www.timescolonist.com/national-news/boeing-told-its-bid-to-sell-fighter-jets-to-canada-did-not-meet-ottawas-requirem...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021

As I've stated before being charged 18% interest doesn't mean that's what's being paid cash-wise. I suspect it's either all deferred or they're paying in the low single digit range (3-4%?). Nobody pays 18% interest these days. There's trillions of dollars of cash looking for a home right now. A one...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 221
Views: 11530

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

The former DA who was sharply criticized for her handling of the Arbery case has now been indicted for obstruction of justice charges: https://www.news4jax.com/news/georgia/2021/09/08/ex-brunswick-da-misconduct-in-ahmaud-arbery-death-investigation-booked-into-jail/ BRUNSWICK, Ga. – Jackie Johnson, w...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Nov 24, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021

They are backed by 777 partners. It will be interesting to watch Lynx and Flair fight for marketshare. Perhaps the two will merge . I even see Jetlines merging with one of them. Foreign ownership limits in Canada will limit the amount of money 777 Partners can throw at Flair before Transport Canada...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Nov 24, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

Probably just threw it in there to see how many ex-YEG routes they can get Swoop to copy :P. The YEG wiki page is hilarious; seems F8’s aggression in AB has ticked off WS so badly, they’re throwing Swoop on to all types of routes (albeit starting a few months after F8, in many cases). I'm sure Swoo...

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by ThePointblank
Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Any Audiophile or Headphone\Ear phone Geeks on Here?
Replies: 39
Views: 1250

Re: Any Audiophile or Headphone\Ear phone Geeks on Here?

For a wireless earbud, if you are on Android, the top picks are the Sony WF-1000XM4 (for their noise cancelling capabilities), the Google Pixel Buds A-Series (decent all around performer for price), and the Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro (good noise cancelling capabilities, and audio quality).

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by ThePointblank
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:27 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: James Webb Space Telescope has a launch date: Dec 18 2021
Replies: 29
Views: 3050

Re: James Webb Space Telescope has a launch date: Dec 18 2021

And it appears that the James Webb Space telescope is cursed, as the launch date has slipped to no earlier than December 22 due to the need for additional testing after a clamp that secures the spacecraft to its rocket adapter suddenly released sending vibrations throughout the observatory: https://...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Canadian ULCC startup - Lynx Air
Replies: 44
Views: 5998

Re: Another Canadian ULCC startup - Lynx Air

Definitely going to be a blood bath in the air, with how saturated the market is going to be in Canada. Soon we will have: 1. Air Canada / Rouge 2. WestJet / Swoop 3. Porter 4. Flair 5. Sunwing 6. Transat 7. Lynx Air I just don't think the passenger numbers are there in Canada to support this many ...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat/Westjet sign transatlantic codeshare deal
Replies: 33
Views: 6174

Re: Air Transat/Westjet sign transatlantic codeshare deal

I was thinking the same. It was many years ago that using excess winter capacity, Westjet operated many Caribbean routes for Transat on a wet lease basis. During that time, Westjet learned where, why and how. Once they knew, the contract with Transat was ended ….. and Westjet started their own Cari...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Nov 20, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat/Westjet sign transatlantic codeshare deal
Replies: 33
Views: 6174

Re: Air Transat/Westjet sign transatlantic codeshare deal

This certainly seems to be mostly WS trying to take advantage of the rebounding Translatlantic demand when they'll only have at most ten 787's. I don't think WS will ever merge or cooperate much more with Air Transat. Not even ten, they have only six on property. They only have eight European desti...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Nov 20, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Canadian ULCC startup - Lynx Air
Replies: 44
Views: 5998

Re: Another Canadian ULCC startup - Lynx Air

Sure... there's a giant market in Calgary... great that there's no competition... I doubt they're going to deliver more than 10 of those frames before going bankrupt. Major competition from WJA, even if nobody wants to fly ACA they still have a sizeable presence. It seems like they look south and s...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 18, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow
Replies: 24
Views: 2836

Re: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow

Yeah that's the whole MANPADS boogeyman. You remember the ooga-booga after we invaded Afghanistan about the taliban plinking our helicopters with Stingers leftover from the Mujahadeen days which...... never ended up happening. Libya and Syria are an absolute mess but in Syria we've seen some Chines...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 18, 2021 12:40 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow
Replies: 24
Views: 2836

Re: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow

The report clearly shows that the most recent time period has the fewest numbers of MANPADS attacks by far. And that is my deal. If there are so many floating around after Libya etc why aren't they being used or at the very least an increase compared to historical numbers. Yeah that's the whole MAN...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 18, 2021 12:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Princess Mako, Komuri Kei leaving Tokyo Haneda
Replies: 7
Views: 935

Re: Princess Mako, Komuri Kei leaving Tokyo Haneda

Mako Momuro was a researcher at the University of Tokyo museum, and her new husband is a paralegal at a large New York law firm. I suspect she'll be able to find a job at an American museum or even a university fairly quickly, considering her background and interests.

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by ThePointblank
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Canadian ULCC startup - Lynx Air
Replies: 44
Views: 5998

Re: Another Canadian ULCC startup - Lynx Air

Lynx Air has some decent backing, including Indigo Partners, and an experienced leadership team. Their CEO, Merren McArthur was the chief executive of Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia Regional Airlines and Virgin Australia Cargo. I suspect they will last longer than their competitor, Flair will.

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by ThePointblank
Tue Nov 16, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow
Replies: 24
Views: 2836

Re: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow

If that is real where are the news reports of MAPADS being used in attacks? Surly the frenchies in Africa would have had more issues with MANPADS if there were so many on the open market, attacks in Philippines, any other place no smart dude would go on a holiday? This RAND report describes the cur...

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by ThePointblank
Tue Nov 16, 2021 7:39 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow
Replies: 24
Views: 2836

Re: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow

The number of countries that can use and operate this in a threat environment that would allow it to operate relatively unhindered is extremely small. There's a big problem with the proliferation of MANPADS out there, and this thing would be a sitting duck for someone with a MANPAD. Think thousands...

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by ThePointblank
Tue Nov 16, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow
Replies: 24
Views: 2836

Re: New Calidus B-350 attack aircraft unveiled at Dubai airshow

The number of countries that can use and operate this in a threat environment that would allow it to operate relatively unhindered is extremely small. There's a big problem with the proliferation of MANPADS out there, and this thing would be a sitting duck for someone with a MANPAD. Think thousands ...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Nov 05, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Best Large Cargo Plane is an IL-76M
Replies: 50
Views: 3594

Re: Best Large Cargo Plane is an IL-76M

When it comes to heavy lifting and operating in harsh environment Soviet/Russian designs, both airplanes and helicopters, have been the most capable ones for decades. You mean Russian equipment operators have little or no safety procedures. They fly when the aircraft is broken. They will risk lives...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Nov 05, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New defence pact AUUKUS
Replies: 355
Views: 24117

Re: New defence pact AUUKUS

For Australia, what makes sense is to procure subs that are in production, the cost and time to develop a new class, as was happening with the French subs, is far too much. Australia was facing the cost of diesel subs being much higher than either the Astute or Virginia. This makes sense, but domes...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Nov 05, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

Did you not read the link they posted? The Swoop incident happened in Aug 2020 and a similar Flair incident in Aug 2021. That being said it would be nice to see a third domestic airline competitor survive. I don’t follow. Or perhaps I wasn’t clear with those posts. The timing of these events doesn’...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 04, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AAnother Meltdown
Replies: 289
Views: 44180

Re: AAnother Meltdown

If you're running out of crews before the end of the month because, and this is by your definition, IROPS and sick calls, during a historically slower period even during COVID, then you're operating a schedule that can't match what you need to protect it - in other words: lean. As your name implies...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Nov 04, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract
Replies: 41
Views: 5484

Re: Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract

Lawsuit dismissed in a one page ruling, which means NASA and SpaceX can continue with HLS development: https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.uscfc.44185/gov.uscourts.uscfc.44185.74.0_1.pdf In the United States Court of Federal Claims No. 21-1695C Filed: November 4, 2021 BLUE ORIGIN FE...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Oct 28, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: AW101 as TTH
Replies: 5
Views: 1078

Re: AW101 as TTH

The AW101 is in a fairly awkward position as it is a fairly big helicopter for a medium lift helicopter. It's size falls between the much larger CH-47 Chinook, which is a true heavy lift helicopter, and the smaller Puma/Caracal, NH90 and S-70. It's also a fairly expensive helicopter to buy and opera...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 2798
Views: 397457

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

Delays are piling up at Hong Kong's air cargo terminal due to a COVID outbreak there, leading to delays of 2-3 days to handle cargo: https://www.supplychaindive.com/news/hong-kong-air-cargo-terminal-delays-covid-china/608361/ Dive Brief: ⋅  Transit times at a Hong Kong International Airpor...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Oct 20, 2021 9:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

Flair continues to prove they have absolutely no understanding of airline network planning in Canada. They must have a very ratty dartboard in what ever passes for their HQ. Maybe they have a new way of doing things? They may have lucked out with some really low/decent Max-8 acquisition costs? I su...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Oct 20, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Boeing Starliner ... gets its own thread
Replies: 7
Views: 1630

Re: Boeing Starliner ... gets its own thread

Two of Starliner's valves have been removed and sent to the Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama for further analysis, per what was reported in a media briefing between Boeing and NASA: https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/10/boeing-removes-valves-from-starliner-delays-flight-to-first-half-of-202...

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by ThePointblank
Sun Oct 17, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

Those with money on the line should have the ability to influence the future of a company. Jim Scott put almost nothing into Flair: why should he get to hold it back? The other company that filed suit regarding Flair's expansion plan, Prescott Strategic Investments LP, is also a major shareholder a...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Oct 16, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

Their main creditor owns most of their fleet. I’m not sure I understand the rationale of pushing the airline into liquidation. There’s a lot of room between forgiving a loan and calling it. Their main creditor is currently subject to a lawsuit from a major airline shareholder saying that the credit...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Oct 15, 2021 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

I'm sure most of us here agree that Flair deserves kudos for taking a serious shot at being a legitimate player in the Canadian marketplace. It's a tough task but hopefully they can carve out a sustainable niche. There must be ways to slash costs that Air Canada and Westjet are unable to do (keep a...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Oct 15, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Boeing Starliner ... gets its own thread
Replies: 7
Views: 1630

Re: Boeing Starliner ... gets its own thread

The focus on Starliner's valve issues is focused on environmental moisture interacting with the propellent, which corroded the metal: https://spacenews.com/starliner-valve-investigation-continues-to-focus-on-moisture-interaction-with-propellant/ HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner was with...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

I'm sure most of us here agree that Flair deserves kudos for taking a serious shot at being a legitimate player in the Canadian marketplace. It's a tough task but hopefully they can carve out a sustainable niche. There must be ways to slash costs that Air Canada and Westjet are unable to do (keep a...

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by ThePointblank
Thu Oct 07, 2021 12:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

I am amazed by the speed of its development. Or is this normal in bioscience these days? It's definitely not normal for Merck. One of the most conservative players in big pharma. Legitimately surprised they're ahead on this. But, sounds like Pfizer and Roche aren't really that far behind, and appar...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Oct 06, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Merck needed a win after going 0-3 on their first three attempts at getting into the COVID game. It'll be interesting to see what demand is really like for this. I wonder how it'll be identified, prescribed, and administered reliably in the time frame needed since I guess it needs to be started qui...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Oct 06, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: United Launch Alliance - Tests, Launches, News, Developments
Replies: 213
Views: 35443

Re: United Launch Alliance - Tests, Launches, News, Developments

It appears NASA has no confidence in Starliner's ability to launch with crew any time before 2023, and they've reassigned some crew that were scheduled to fly in Starliner to fly with SpaceX's Dragon: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-announces-astronaut-changes-for-upcoming-commercial-crew-mi...

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by ThePointblank
Wed Oct 06, 2021 6:36 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract
Replies: 41
Views: 5484

Re: Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract

Eric Berger with yet another well written article about how Blue Origin hired a consultant years ago to evaluate SpaceX's strengths and weaknesses and to determine where was Blue Origin struggling in their attempts at competing with SpaceX: https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/10/revealed-the-secre...

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by ThePointblank
Tue Oct 05, 2021 11:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

AstraZeneca is moving towards asking the FDA for approval for their COVID antibody treatment: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/astrazeneca-asks-fda-authorize-covid-antibody-treatment-n1280847 AstraZeneca, the drugmaker that developed one of the first Covid-19 vaccines, has asked the Food a...

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by ThePointblank
Tue Oct 05, 2021 7:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 190
Views: 24252

Re: Flair Airlines Network Thread

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On a reported $140 million dollar loan of 18% interest as well...

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by ThePointblank
Mon Oct 04, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract
Replies: 41
Views: 5484

Re: Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract

Eric Berger with yet another well written article about how Blue Origin hired a consultant years ago to evaluate SpaceX's strengths and weaknesses and to determine where was Blue Origin struggling in their attempts at competing with SpaceX: https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/10/revealed-the-secret...

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by ThePointblank
Mon Oct 04, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Lockheed reveals new LMXT refueling tanker
Replies: 197
Views: 18397

Re: Lockheed reveals new LMXT refueling tanker

bikerthai wrote:
The US Airforce will want something that has a ramp. Any cargo capacity that can be done by the KC can be hauled by contract operators.

bt

Unless the intention is for the tanker to also carry cargo to support a large fighter drag across the ocean.

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by ThePointblank
Sat Oct 02, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New defence pact AUUKUS
Replies: 355
Views: 24117

Re: New defence pact AUUKUS

It's only 8 boats, but the extra costs of doing it in Australia (Adelaide) are worth it. The extra infrastructure built, the skills learned, these are the types of things needed here to broaden the industrial base in Australia and is usually money well spent. Yep and the government gets a % back th...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Oct 02, 2021 7:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

In France this is mandatory. All unvaccinated healthcare workers are either on leave, vacation, or already fired. So far the healthcare system is coping (but the COVID wave is low). About the Merck drug, I'm reading the US government ordered it for $700 for a 5-day course, I have my doubts it will ...

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by ThePointblank
Sat Oct 02, 2021 1:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Merck is moving to seek a EUA for their oral antiviral COVID treatment after a Phase 3 study showed “compelling results”, prompting the halt of the study and the quick move to seek approval: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/01/merck-to-seek-emergency-authorization-for-oral-covid-19-treatment.html Merck...

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by ThePointblank
Fri Oct 01, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 367
Views: 24535

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Merck is moving to seek a EUA for their oral antiviral COVID treatment after a Phase 3 study showed “compelling results”, prompting the halt of the study and the quick move to seek approval: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/01/merck-to-seek-emergency-authorization-for-oral-covid-19-treatment.html Merck ...

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