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by DrRumack
Sun Sep 22, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can a pilot fly another airline's aircraft in an emergency?
Replies: 26
Views: 3831

Re: Can a pilot fly another airline's aircraft in an emergency?

spinkid wrote:
Only if both the pilot and copilot had the fish for dinner.


Hey, that's my line.

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by DrRumack
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2019 MLB Charters
Replies: 39
Views: 6138

Re: 2019 MLB Charters

Likewise, I notice the Mets switched from DL8888 to DL8882. Rays now seem to be on DL8888.

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by DrRumack
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jeffrey Epstein’s aircraft
Replies: 26
Views: 7732

Re: Jeffrey Epstein’s aircraft

The aircraft currently registered appear to be: N908JE B727-31 = JEGE Inc (wfu in Brunswick, GA) [Ex-Limited Stores aircraft (which is unsurprising if you have followed the story)] N120JE Gulfstream 4 (ex-N212JE) = JEGE LLC (looks like it is currently at KRYY Cobb County near Atlanta, arrived on 6 ...

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by DrRumack
Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does AMM-CAI not overfly Israel
Replies: 26
Views: 4437

Re: Why does AMM-CAI not overfly Israel

Speculation: The southern part of Israel (Negev) is used by the IAF and is closed to civilian flights. If you check to flight paths to and from Eilat, they goes pretty much north south along the border between Jordan and Israel. Those flights do not cut across the Negev.

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by DrRumack
Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drone collision test (video)
Replies: 20
Views: 3687

Re: Drone collision test (video)

It's been a long time since I was in school and put thought into this kind of experiment, but I think this study is useless. In the experiment a drone was shot directly at the leading edge of the wing. In a real world scenario the airplane (and the wing) would be traveling through the air at a coupl...

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by DrRumack
Fri Oct 12, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5
Replies: 47
Views: 9171

Re: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5

Right now, Friday evening, they are on the Bronx side of the Throgs Neck Bridge. They will have to wait until after rush hour before crossing the bridge.

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