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by Dt91c
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Speed limit observance psychology
Replies: 42
Views: 1675

Re: Speed limit observance psychology

Bit late to this, but to answer the first poster’s question, I’m not a psychologist, but do work professionally as a transport planner. One big factor in vehicle speeds relates to road conditions rather than posted limits. Average vehicle speeds will tend to be higher on roads that have wide lanes a...

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by Dt91c
Fri Feb 21, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Concorde Expansion and pressurised fuselage
Replies: 2
Views: 1521

Concorde Expansion and pressurised fuselage

We’ve seen the photo of the pilots cap jammed in the panels of a retired Concorde that gives an idea of how much the aircraft expanded in flight. I’ve read discussion on here about expansion joints, but how was expansion dealt with in the pressurised fuselage? Surely the large and regular expansion ...

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by Dt91c
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 1967: Australian PM goes for a swim, never comes back...
Replies: 8
Views: 1446

Re: 1967: Australian PM goes for a swim, never comes back...

And to top it off, as a memorial they named a swimming complex after him...

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