And now dear leader wants to deploy the military to quash protests https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/trump-says-military-ready-willing-able-ready-deploy-minneapolis-amid-n1219656 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/george-floyd-protests-trump-us-army-minneapolis-a9540316.ht...Jump to post
Revelation wrote:zanl188 wrote:Bob and Doug in orbit! Falcon 9 on the ASDS! Good launch!
Take off, you hoser! (ref: Bob and Doug McKenzie...)
This stream is so cringy its painful Yeah I agree, where is John Ira when you need him? Have to do something to fill the airtime.. . I've muted it while multitasking until T-30 minutes or so. There's probably a drinking game for this kind of thing. If they say "first manned launch from US soil...Jump to post
From my rough calculations that empire would have about 100 millions inhabitants now. Do you really think 91 millions people are dreaming of living in Austria, or to be ruled by Austrians ? The numerous countries that have now be formed from this empire, are all doing pretty OK, most are part of th...Jump to post
The Swedish government have decided to procure traffic on 8 domestic routes to secure society critical routes. https://www.svt.se/nyheter/inrikes/staten-sakrar-fler-flyglinjer Regeringen har beslutat att upphandla flygtrafik på åtta inrikeslinjer. Syftet är att försäkra sig om att samhällsviktig tra...Jump to post
UA947 wrote:[There is no Ethiopian A350 in SLC. They are in ADD, PVG, FRA, LHR, TYN, NBO.
After posting message I saw the OP's reply, tried to delete but of course got a SERVER ERROR or some sort of that crap
America is not built to shutdown. If you ask someone to stay at home, they will get upset at worst may start hyperventilating resulting in an ER visit or at a minimum they have to see a shrink, insurance has to cover in either case. You think 21st century Americans are really this soft? Actually th...Jump to post
https://fox8.com/news/coronavirus/sen-rand-paul-tests-positive-for-coronavirus/ Guess who just got the virus :lol: :lol: I would say I wish no evil on anybody, but Karma is also a b*tch Unfortunately, some of us are given a screen saying that this page cannot be accessed from Europe. Who is it? Huh...Jump to post
Severe thunderstorms with high winds and hail are also a risk for aircraft. Likely airlines have done enough spreading around of aircraft to reduce risk from storm damage. As to risks of tornado damage, I would limit storage exposure in Oklahoma, Kansas, Arkansas, Texas with high risk of tornadoes....Jump to post
While we were watching things progress in Italy and other hard-hit countries, I think that we overlooked what is going on in the rest of the world. It's all over the place now and progressing very fast and becoming a disaster. Find below the countries with between 50 and 2000 confirmed cases: Norwa...Jump to post
Are you saying there is a safety standard about how big a laptop an employer must provide? na, a Laptop is simply a no go for any prolonged work and not acceptable in either the office, or the home office. You need to provide a docking station, display, mouse, keyboard.... and desk of the appropria...Jump to post
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-transport-canada-test-pilots-had-questions-about-boeings-737-max-as/ https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/boeing-737-max-second-canadian-public-hearing-1.549230 Rather than repeat previous posts. Ray Your second link goes to something about a baseball stad...Jump to post
Closing schools - a good idea? I wonder if closing schools is actually likely to exacerbate things. Firstly, children appear to be very little affected when they catch the virus. Secondly, if children stop spending the day at school, they will need adult supervision. Who is going to supervise them?...Jump to post
The only other airline in the world to attempt to fully switch to from A320 fully to 737 MAX is long gone. Can you please let me know which was the other airline which switched from A320 to B737MAX? Silkair (MI) also converted from a fleet of A32x to MAX. They did however get some B737NG as interim...Jump to post
I remember a recent strike similar to this one, but the smaller aircraft (ERJ mabye???) stayed mostly intact but was quickly rotated (yawed might be the more correct term) in its place. Maybe this Gulfstream didn't yaw so badly but the tail assembly gave way instead. But it tried to yaw, judging by...Jump to post
The political majority in Västerås have decided to close (Stockholm) Västerås airport (ESOW/VST). The reason is lack of financial viability for many years and the costs are expected to rise as well.
https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/vastm ... -laggs-ned
Still 0 deaths in Sweden too from about 250 known cases. Also a couple of days ago it was said that the patient in the first confirmed case in Sweden was symptom free. 0 out of 250 fatalities would sound very good to me if they had contracted COVID-19 three weeks ago. How long ago were these people...Jump to post
I was on a DL A350 from ATL-ICN and ICN-DTW in the last 2 weeks. What a great plane. Comfortable and very smooth. The one thing I did notice on the DL plane, the crew rest was the last 3 seats in the center section of the plane. It was not an isolated area with beds. I thought that was a bit cheap ...Jump to post
In northern Europe we have the opposite problem. Governments in special Scandinavia should have more depts and invest more in infrastructure. More debt? I've heard the cost of living in Norway and Sweden is sky high. When my grandparents visited, they said that the cost of a meal at McDonald's was ...Jump to post
0 deaths is pretty strange. Either Germany has way better diagnostics than anyone else, a milder strain of virus, or manipulate statistics. Hope for 2, suspect 3. Still 0 deaths in Sweden too from about 250 known cases. Also a couple of days ago it was said that the patient in the first confirmed c...Jump to post
16 new cases in Stockholm today which makes it 52 in Sweden in total. 27 of the new cases had either been abroad or been in contact with someone who had been abroad.
https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/stock ... r-onsdagen
9 new cases in Sweden has been confirmed today. All of which had tested themselves after travels to Italy. Total number of cases in Sweden are now 24.
https://www.svt.se/nyheter/inrikes/nya- ... -i-sverige
CPHFF wrote:IranAir just got suspended by the Swedish Transport Authority. They fly to GOT and ARN.
Airbus releases photos of automatic takeoffs * Airbus releases images of succesful automatic takeoffs at its test runway in France. * An A350-1000 was fitted with image recognition technology. * The planemaker looks to have brought pilotless commercial jet flight one step closer. According to the a...Jump to post
Airbus just posted the December and 2019 orders and delivery summary on twitter. https://twitter.com/Airbus/status/1215692033949687814 https://www.airbus.com/aircraft/market/orders-deliveries.html 863 aircrafts delivered, 1,131 new aircraft orders of which 768 are net orders and they have a backlog ...Jump to post
I presume this would allow consumers to be more involved in their hospital choices, but in reality, you pretty much go where you have to go when hurt or sick. Perhaps this would help you make a more informed decision on choosing an insurance provider. Assuming you had much of a choice. Indeed. Howe...Jump to post
That’s probably not how you’re supposed to refuel planes. I can confirm that, for best results, the truck should not come into contact with the aircraft. My guess is that the driver hit the wingtip of the first airplane while backing up without a guideperson (never do this!), and when he realized t...Jump to post
It seems that the White House / POTUS won't intervene after all.? https://edition.cnn.com/2019/11/24/politics/navy-seal-eddie-gallagher-review-white-house-donald-trump/index.html Washington (CNN)The Navy was notified the White House will not intervene to stop an ongoing review of whether SEAL Eddie ...Jump to post
As much as I want to hate this thing, it is kind of growing on me. Electric vs 16MPG ICE, Curb weight 6,000 lb s vs current 4,500 lbs , Towing capacity 14,000lbs max vs current 5,000 lbs, doable. It would be interesting to know how easy to powder coat this thing. That's about 2700 kg which would le...Jump to post
In Sweden all stores usually raise the prices and then lower them so that that new price is higher then the original price but gives the appearance of a price cut.
Stores have been threathned with large fines this year though so we'll see if the dare to do the regular fake sales this year.
Pick up truck are useless if you don't own a house, or if you own a house, but you're completely inept and therefore unable to anything around the house. Otherwise pickup trucks are excellent tools, much better than any car. I had longer construction materials in my Passat then the longest F150 loa...Jump to post
So Musk just revealed Tesla's new and long awaited truck and.... uh. Well I don't think anyone expected that. Summary from The Verge: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7atGkba-Z8 BBC article: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-50513294 I'm not sure whether they're just trolling everyone with that d...Jump to post
I think this is just a play for sympathy. He has been having a very bad week with the impeachment and all his very best people turning on him and wants the whole country to stop talking about what a crook he is and have some sympathy for him. I doubt it. The President is a man in his 70s who is obe...Jump to post
Don't know if this has been posted elsewhere already but the Beluga XL has now received type approval by EASA. https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/18/technologie/europese-typegoedkeuring-voor-airbus-belugaxl https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-releases/en/2019/11/belugaxl-receives-eas...Jump to post
If the United States had a parliament, who would have the ultimate decision on dissolving parliament? In Canada, the vote of no confidence and desire to dissolve parliament is given to the governor general who speaks for the crown, right? So, on behalf of Her Majesty, the governor general accepts t...Jump to post
geeek wrote:Thunderboltdrgn wrote:geeek wrote:
Probably sometime next week. It did a engine run and taxi check earlier today.
SK#1 is currently out on it's first test flight. https://aibfamily.flights/A350/358
Delta350 wrote:If I may ask, what is FAL?
Halloween exists Sweden as well, mainly as an "artificial" holiday created by retail stores and etc to get people to spend more money since there aren't any other holidays between midsummer (end of June) and christmas/jul (end of December). Quite the same here in northern Germany. When I ...Jump to post
skipness1E wrote:Where are we on production rates? Are they still building? (Yes) At what rate? Fitting out? Painting? Or shipping green? To where?