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by planespotterx
Wed Jul 06, 2005 7:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Driving Lessons
Replies: 18
Views: 1536

RE: Driving Lessons

Thanks guys for the response, when I said "compete" I dont mean literally lol, I meant like have the same courage to drive like how he does..not that im going to do 70 on a country lane because even I know thats crazy, but just have the same confidence in driving without having to show it off. Also ...

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by planespotterx
Wed Jul 06, 2005 8:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Driving Lessons
Replies: 18
Views: 1536

Driving Lessons

Im still undecided wether I want a bike as well as a Car, but im also undecided on motoring too. Ive tried driving lessons too, and being 21 it should be easy, I mean if guys can do it at 17 then I should have no problem, the thing is..I do. Aside from a lack of money I just dont have the confidence...

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by planespotterx
Wed Jul 06, 2005 8:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anarchists At Work In Edinburgh
Replies: 48
Views: 2880

RE: Anarchists At Work In Edinburgh

I agree BMIFlyer, the Police should go to jail for unlawfully attacking a peace-protest and then passing the blame onto them. What happened was the protestors were going where all the "fat cats" were working to make their point heard, the Police not wanting to upset the buisnessmen formed a line to ...

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by planespotterx
Tue Jul 05, 2005 7:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ghost Of The Twin Towers Seen
Replies: 31
Views: 7983

Ghost Of The Twin Towers Seen

I saw this on a link from Fortean Times so it must be possibly genuine (Fortean Times rarely do fakes unless there exceptionally good). What do you all think, Photoshopped or the real thing? <a href="http://www.strangecosmos.com/content/item/108358.html" target=_blank>http://www.strangecosmos.com/co...

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by planespotterx
Mon Jul 04, 2005 11:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anarchists At Work In Edinburgh
Replies: 48
Views: 2880

RE: Anarchists At Work In Edinburgh

Finally a bit of "action", I love it when it all kicks off lol.

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by planespotterx
Mon Jul 04, 2005 10:33 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Deep Impact / STS114 Launch Date/time
Replies: 12
Views: 3700

RE: Deep Impact / STS114 Launch Date/time

I'd love to know what the secondary explosion has been caused by (the top right of the initial impact), wether its possible gasses being exploded or some sort of ejeta being blown away by the comet. One theory I have is that the impact site is actually where the seconday explosion is in the top righ...

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by planespotterx
Mon Jul 04, 2005 3:05 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Deep Impact / STS114 Launch Date/time
Replies: 12
Views: 3700

RE: Deep Impact / STS114 Launch Date/time

been watching it on NASATV (I still am on the web lol), that impact shot the first RAW image from the "mothership" was amazing, lol stunning even.
Couldnt have gone any better for NASA, well done  Smile

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by planespotterx
Sun Jul 03, 2005 3:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Live8 Starts! - The Official Thread
Replies: 146
Views: 3175

RE: Live8 Starts! - The Official Thread

Yea U2 were on earlier, werent all that great Live really, no surprise Green Day effin it all the way through, being "punk" as they think they are lol.

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by planespotterx
Sun Jul 03, 2005 2:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Live8 Starts! - The Official Thread
Replies: 146
Views: 3175

RE: Live8 Starts! - The Official Thread

Lol Snoop Dog, lmfao says motherf**a twice lmao, can imagine lill 9 year olds now catching on with it <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" alt="Big grin"> seriously, how many times can u swear at 6am lol. Still waiting for SnowPatrol to come on, also I thought Muse were playing ...

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by planespotterx
Fri Jul 01, 2005 4:55 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Deep Impact / STS114 Launch Date/time
Replies: 12
Views: 3700

RE: Deep Impact / STS114 Launch Date/time

July 13th NASA has said.
I dont like it IMO, any date other than 13, 13's NASAs unlucky number, why not the 12th or 14th.

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by planespotterx
Fri Jul 01, 2005 2:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ex-Hostages Say Iran Leader Was A Captor
Replies: 125
Views: 2426

RE: Ex-Hostages Say Iran Leader Was A Captor

of course the US is going to "ignore" the fact the guys a "possible" terrorist, because Iran has all the oil..doesnt take a genius to figure it out.

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by planespotterx
Fri Jul 01, 2005 12:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: War Of The Worlds -- Spoilers
Replies: 73
Views: 7716

RE: War Of The Worlds -- Spoilers

In the origional film and books I believe (from what I remember) is that the aliens die because their bodies arent able to cope with breathing our air and in the end its our own bacteria and germs that end up killing them, rather than our machines and firepower. I think the moral of the story was th...

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by planespotterx
Tue Jun 28, 2005 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mother Of Rape Victim Takes Brutal Revenge...
Replies: 104
Views: 7460

RE: Mother Of Rape Victim Takes Brutal Revenge...

Two wrongs dont make a right, enougth said. Whats worse for the girl, being raped and having to deal with the emotional crisis or having her mum seek revenge years later (bringing up the subject one more time) and murdering the very stranger that ruined her life. So shes torn between a stranger who ...

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by planespotterx
Tue Jun 28, 2005 4:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mother Of Rape Victim Takes Brutal Revenge...
Replies: 104
Views: 7460

RE: Mother Of Rape Victim Takes Brutal Revenge...

Soriano suffered 60 per cent burns in the attack on June 13 and was airlifted to a specialist unit. He survived for 11 days before succumbing to his injuries. Need I say more. And "precious", where does it say she was a "virgin" for all we know she might have been the village "slut", well she would ...

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by planespotterx
Tue Jun 28, 2005 4:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mother Of Rape Victim Takes Brutal Revenge...
Replies: 104
Views: 7460

RE: Mother Of Rape Victim Takes Brutal Revenge...

I think its pretty bad that the mother of the girl raped decided to seek "revenge" on him, some facts leave me somewhat disturbed. The fact she had gas "on her" and poured it over him before setting it alight means that she must have known his whereabouts before he saw her, I mean who just carries a...

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 27, 2005 7:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Girl Dies After Being Attacked By Shark In FL
Replies: 14
Views: 3522

RE: Girl Dies After Being Attacked By Shark In FL

I only think if you swim in shark infested waters then theres going to be a danger there, you think because theres signs around saying "Danger sharks" the sharks arent going to be there. If she didnt want to get eaten by a shark she shouldnt have swam in its territory, its ignorance. Would she have ...

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 27, 2005 5:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Google Maps, Finally Adds The Rest Of The World!
Replies: 45
Views: 3939

RE: Google Maps, Finally Adds The Rest Of The World!

If you find MAN in the UK and look at the Northern end of the airfield you can see a plane on last-finals, must have been taken 2 years or so ago because the Champions-league "football" is still there.

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 27, 2005 5:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Girl Dies After Being Attacked By Shark In FL
Replies: 14
Views: 3522

RE: Girl Dies After Being Attacked By Shark In FL

The Shark was only having its "dinner"..its nature, why should the shark "not" eat us, afterall were only meat to it and in its territory, another Darwin award.
If you dont want to get eaten by a shark dont swim in the sea simple as that, Humans werent "designed" to swim anyway.

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 27, 2005 3:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Glastonbury Silent Disco: Stupid Idea?
Replies: 6
Views: 2111

RE: Glastonbury Silent Disco: Stupid Idea?

Well with some of the line-up they have at Glastonbury this year I cant blame them for wanting to go to sleep, 3/4 of the bands they have there this year are utter tosh imo.

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by planespotterx
Sun Jun 26, 2005 8:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bank Bans Christian Anti-gay Group
Replies: 66
Views: 3398

RE: Bank Bans Christian Anti-gay Group

We all kno these Christian fanatics are "Bankers" anyway lol Big grin

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by planespotterx
Sat Jun 25, 2005 6:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 100 Year Old Swede Dies In Helicopter Crash.
Replies: 23
Views: 5971

RE: 100 Year Old Swede Dies In Helicopter Crash.

Anyone got a link to the video?

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by planespotterx
Fri Jun 24, 2005 4:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dog Dies After Being Raped By Teen
Replies: 96
Views: 14379

RE: Dog Dies After Being Raped By Teen

As for the dog in question, I bet she was a right Bitch.

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by planespotterx
Tue Jun 21, 2005 4:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1, Don't Come Back
Replies: 106
Views: 2945

RE: F1, Don't Come Back

I wonder if its time for the USA to experience the WRC, or at least let them see what its all about, much more entertaining and exciting than F1 will ever be.

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 20, 2005 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777-200LR - "Going The Distance" Tour *Dates*
Replies: 30
Views: 6050

RE: 777-200LR - "Going The Distance" Tour *Dates*

lol oh yea KK is Gatwick lol, LL is LHR..my bad..but still....

Always flippin Gatwick isnt it lol.

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 20, 2005 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777-200LR - "Going The Distance" Tour *Dates*
Replies: 30
Views: 6050

RE: 777-200LR - "Going The Distance" Tour *Dates*

Why not have it at <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom">MAN</acronym>, im sure PIA, Emirates and <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> would be intrested in possibly basing one there. Always flipping <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL)...

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by planespotterx
Mon Jun 20, 2005 4:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 News! Only 6 Cars To Race!
Replies: 121
Views: 4434

RE: F1 News! Only 6 Cars To Race!

Ok let me just say this, generally not everything is "perfect", wether its a faulty car, <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym>, component or Tyre anything manufactured has the risk of being faulty..heck when the A380 was being built the back section was 4mm out of line and thats eve...

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by planespotterx
Sun Jun 19, 2005 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Worlds Largest Airliner
Replies: 21
Views: 5157

RE: Worlds Largest Airliner

Hey Trekster, I taped it but I dont know how I could "transfer" it onto another tape. Was a very intresting show and quite well put together imo, although a little too "Airbus are the best" for the cameras, although I guess thats only understandable. Cant wait to see it in <acronym title="London - H...

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by planespotterx
Sun Jun 19, 2005 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 744 G-BNLB Mysterious Go Around @ PHX
Replies: 10
Views: 3312

RE: BA 744 G-BNLB Mysterious Go Around @ PHX

Bird-strike perhaps?

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by planespotterx
Sun Jun 19, 2005 3:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Happy Slapping" Your Opinions.
Replies: 25
Views: 2928

RE: "Happy Slapping" Your Opinions.

Apparently to the point when their sentence was read out they thought it was a good laugh. On hearing they were going to prison one of them burst into tears. If only the news had shown that guy crying, that would have been hilarious..not so "hard" then was he lol, the big man can set someone on fire...

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by planespotterx
Sun Jun 19, 2005 2:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Happy Slapping" Your Opinions.
Replies: 25
Views: 2928

RE: "Happy Slapping" Your Opinions.

I'll happily slap back anyone who happy slaps me.

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by planespotterx
Sat Jun 18, 2005 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Parents Outraged At Nursery School Drawings
Replies: 20
Views: 2140

RE: Parents Outraged At Nursery School Drawings

Next they'll be banning everyone from wearing Black because Black is the symbol of Satanism or something.

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by planespotterx
Thu Jun 16, 2005 10:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Am I Going Crazy?
Replies: 4
Views: 1443

RE: Am I Going Crazy?

lol you think thats mad, I woke from a dream a hour ago where I was at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> at the Concorde gate and saw Concorde being loaded and push-backed lol as clear as day the dream was, I still remember the smallest details in it, was ...

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by planespotterx
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass MAN Meet (16-17th July 2005)
Replies: 245
Views: 5594

RE: Mass MAN Meet (16-17th July 2005)

Hey dont forget me lol :P I'll be going home so I dont have to stay in any hotels or w/e lol, gotta nice few cheap hotels or campsites round here if anyone fancies camping up lol, a night round the BBQ under the Flighpath into <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United...

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by planespotterx
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:19 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Military Jet Crashes In AZ Town
Replies: 2
Views: 3579

Military Jet Crashes In AZ Town

Just Breaking on the news, a US Military jet has come down in a populated town in Arizona, the jet came down in the southern town of Yuma, no word of casulaties yet.

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by planespotterx
Thu Jun 16, 2005 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Helicopter Crash In NYC
Replies: 56
Views: 7605

RE: Helicopter Crash In NYC

N78TD is the reg btw, saw it briefly on ITV news at 18.40

https://www.airliners.net/open.file/607137/M/

[Edited 2005-06-15 19:42:29]

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by planespotterx
Thu Jun 16, 2005 12:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Pet Rock Died Yesterday
Replies: 52
Views: 6649

RE: My Pet Rock Died Yesterday

he/she must have Rocked your world :P

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I Successfully Requested A 757 Reg# Be Scheduled!
Replies: 84
Views: 10769

RE: I Successfully Requested A 757 Reg# Be Scheduled!

I guess its pretty amazing Icelandair even took the Email seriously lol, I guess they want customers to "experience" what its like on all aircraft, I mean its costing them nothing as there using the same specs/aircraft on the routes anyway, just changing the reg's round a bit. lol way to go anyway I...

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 9:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Know Which Airport This Is?
Replies: 10
Views: 2422

RE: Anyone Know Which Airport This Is?

Itd be somewhere between Birmingham and London from memory, definitely north of London anyways.

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Flight Display At Paris Live!
Replies: 10
Views: 3721

RE: Airbus Flight Display At Paris Live!

Shes just started engines now and waiting for the fighter to land (think its a Rafale).

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 8:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crashes Due To Engine Failure
Replies: 36
Views: 7050

RE: Crashes Due To Engine Failure

What about the DC3 crash thats just happened, im sure that was engine failure and too much "weight" for the aircraft to keep aloft? Also wasnt there a crash from when a turbine propellor off a passenger jet "sheared" off through the engine and sliced open the fuselage?, I remember reading on it on t...

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Helicopter Crash In NYC
Replies: 56
Views: 7605

RE: Helicopter Crash In NYC

Found this on the BBC website, also shows a pic of the helicopter in the water.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/essex/4094564.stm

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 6:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Know Which Airport This Is?
Replies: 10
Views: 2422

RE: Anyone Know Which Airport This Is?

I think the Photobucket servers gone down..I'll wait for a few hours, see if it'll come back on.

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Know Which Airport This Is?
Replies: 10
Views: 2422

Anyone Know Which Airport This Is?

I was flying from <acronym title="Liverpool - John Lennon (Speke) (LPL / EGGP), United Kingdom">LPL</acronym> to <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> once on Easyjet and flew past this airfield in the south, but cant find which one it is in the book,...

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Spice Girls And Live 8
Replies: 21
Views: 2703

RE: Spice Girls And Live 8

Dont the spice girls have a Black singer?, maybe Geldof only wants "whites" at his gig, seeming thats who the vast majority are who' he's "invited".

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 3:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Evil Dead Trilogy
Replies: 9
Views: 1011

RE: Evil Dead Trilogy

btw not sure if i should advertise the site (apologies if i cant) but if you go to play (dot com) then you can buy the 4 disk special edition (free P+P in UK) for £15 which is great value.

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 3:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Evil Dead Trilogy
Replies: 9
Views: 1011

Evil Dead Trilogy

Got my 4 disk Evil Dead Trilogy DVD in the post today, all I have to do now is wait until it goes dark, shut the curtains, and crank up the volume. Ive yet to see the first, but the second was ace, the bit with the chainsaw cracked me up so much and "that scene" with the zombie woman where she burst...

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 2:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: People Making Money Out Of Live8.. Makes You Sick.
Replies: 32
Views: 2429

RE: People Making Money Out Of Live8.. Makes You Sick.

BTW just on ITV news, British spokesman for Ebay says that there now refusing anymore tickets for Live8, any tickets sold the profits will go to charity, and any tickets up for sale will now be pulled off the site.

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by planespotterx
Wed Jun 15, 2005 2:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: People Making Money Out Of Live8.. Makes You Sick.
Replies: 32
Views: 2429

RE: People Making Money Out Of Live8.. Makes You Sick.

Geldof was interviewed on Skynews 30 mins ago and urged Ebay users and anyone to "boycott" the site, aksing for anyone who could hack into the system or for people to "overbid" on items etc. what sort of "responsible" person says this, Ebay has made it clear that its legal for what the people are do...

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by planespotterx
Tue Jun 14, 2005 8:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Being Made Redundant :(
Replies: 30
Views: 2011

RE: Being Made Redundant :(

check out girl lol..what about the guys lol.

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by planespotterx
Tue Jun 14, 2005 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA BAe146 Flights From MAN
Replies: 35
Views: 3446

RE: BA BAe146 Flights From MAN

Thanks ThomasCook, much appreciated..Ive never flown on a 146 or RJ100 before so I'd love to soon, also might give the Dash8's a go for the "sake" of it, I understand flying to Inverness you stop off at either <acronym title="Edinburgh - Turnhouse (EDI / EGPH), United Kingdom">EDI</acronym>/<acronym...

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