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by comorin
Thu Nov 07, 2013 4:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittany Spears Music Used To Fight Somali Pirates
Replies: 22
Views: 2683

RE: Brittany Spears Music Used To Fight Somali Pirates

Whatever happened to that good old standby - "Ride of the Valkyries"?

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by comorin
Wed Nov 06, 2013 8:53 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: India Succesfully Launches Mission To Mars
Replies: 63
Views: 17360

RE: India Succesfully Launches Mission To Mars

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stealthz" class="quote" target="_blank">stealthz</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Comorin, thank you for your input it does ...

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by comorin
Wed Nov 06, 2013 3:16 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: India Succesfully Launches Mission To Mars
Replies: 63
Views: 17360

RE: India Succesfully Launches Mission To Mars

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stealthz" class="quote" target="_blank">stealthz</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Am I the only one that finds it offensive ...

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by comorin
Tue Nov 05, 2013 4:22 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: India Succesfully Launches Mission To Mars
Replies: 63
Views: 17360

India Succesfully Launches Mission To Mars

India's ISRO today launched <i>Mangalyaan</i> ,a Mars Orbiter riding on its PSLV rocket, from the Sriharikota launchpad. It was successfully inserted into an elliptical orbit that will become increasingly oblique to assist in hopping over into a Martian orbit. All this for a mere $72M; priceless bot...

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by comorin
Tue Nov 05, 2013 1:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: S. Korea Prez: We Wont Talk Till Japan Says Sorry
Replies: 77
Views: 4884

RE: S. Korea Prez: We Wont Talk Till Japan Says Sorry

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BarfBag" class="quote" target="_blank">BarfBag</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>As an Indian, whose nation was simultaneou...

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by comorin
Mon Nov 04, 2013 2:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pastrami Thread
Replies: 41
Views: 5787

RE: Pastrami Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PanHAM" class="quote" target="_blank">PanHAM</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Quoting comorin (Reply 6): Or Hamburg for it...

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by comorin
Sat Nov 02, 2013 3:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pastrami Thread
Replies: 41
Views: 5787

RE: Pastrami Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PacNWjet" class="quote" target="_blank">PacNWjet</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>You mean Annie Hall got it wrong when she ...

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by comorin
Sat Nov 02, 2013 3:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pastrami Thread
Replies: 41
Views: 5787

RE: Pastrami Thread

An easy way to get pastramified is to start with a Reuben Sandwich - delicious. To answer you main point, Pastrami on Rye is the way to go. NEVER ask for 'lean' when ordering Pastrami (or Corned Beef), If you have to say 'hot pastrami', then you are not at the right place. The hotness should come fo...

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by comorin
Tue Oct 29, 2013 8:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lou Reed Rock Pioneer Dead At The Age Of 71
Replies: 14
Views: 2520

RE: Lou Reed Rock Pioneer Dead At The Age Of 71

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>Quoting comorin (Reply 11): I was speech...

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by comorin
Tue Oct 29, 2013 3:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lou Reed Rock Pioneer Dead At The Age Of 71
Replies: 14
Views: 2520

RE: Lou Reed Rock Pioneer Dead At The Age Of 71

FWIW, I once rode up an elevator with Lou Reed carrying his laundry, in an apartment on the West Side. I was speechless as my brain went into "We're not worthy" mode.

RIP to The Man. You don't need no obituary, just listen to "Intro: Sweet Jane".

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by comorin
Mon Oct 28, 2013 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue's First A321 On Its Way To USA
Replies: 49
Views: 17254

RE: JetBlue's First A321 On Its Way To USA

Do you need any special training to pilot a plane TATL if you haven't done it before? Must be pretty exciting the first time.

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by comorin
Mon Oct 28, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread Part 105
Replies: 233
Views: 33226

RE: Indian Aviation Thread Part 105

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirIndia111" class="quote" target="_blank">AirIndia111</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i>Today's 787 Update: ANN had to tur...

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by comorin
Thu Oct 24, 2013 11:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schwarzenegger Want To Run For President In 2016
Replies: 94
Views: 4838

RE: Schwarzenegger Want To Run For President In 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>Quoting comorin (Reply 29): Howe...

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by comorin
Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Post Record 3Q Profit Of 1.37 Billion
Replies: 83
Views: 16662

RE: DL Post Record 3Q Profit Of 1.37 Billion

Congrats.
I hope DL will take some of those dollars and install head rests on Y transcon flights.
Man, those leather seats are real slippery too!

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by comorin
Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Received The Third A380
Replies: 38
Views: 17785

RE: BA Received The Third A380

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Pellegrine" class="quote" target="_blank">Pellegrine</a> (<a href="#36" class="quote">Reply 36</a>):<br/><i>Quoting comorin (Reply 35): Former?!...

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by comorin
Thu Oct 24, 2013 4:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Received The Third A380
Replies: 38
Views: 17785

RE: BA Received The Third A380

Congrats BA! Hoping this will restore you to your former glory!!

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by comorin
Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do You Like Your Eggs?
Replies: 74
Views: 4444

RE: How Do You Like Your Eggs?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vikkyvik" class="quote" target="_blank">vikkyvik</a> (<a href="#59" class="quote">Reply 59</a>):<br/><i> With maple syrup (a.k.a. 100% pure mapl...

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by comorin
Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gravity Returns Space Movies To Their Former Glory
Replies: 24
Views: 2480

RE: Gravity Returns Space Movies To Their Former Glory

I believe this movie restored Sandra Bullock to her former glory.

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by comorin
Mon Oct 21, 2013 6:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schwarzenegger Want To Run For President In 2016
Replies: 94
Views: 4838

RE: Schwarzenegger Want To Run For President In 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Akiestar" class="quote" target="_blank">Akiestar</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table border=...

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by comorin
Sun Oct 20, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Schwarzenegger Want To Run For President In 2016
Replies: 94
Views: 4838

RE: Schwarzenegger Want To Run For President In 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i> Yes, it does. In that one and o...

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by comorin
Sun Oct 20, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republican Civil War Just Getting Started
Replies: 60
Views: 2531

RE: Republican Civil War Just Getting Started

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ImperialEagle" class="quote" target="_blank">ImperialEagle</a> (<a href="#53" class="quote">Reply 53</a>):<br/><i>So I will take my chances with...

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by comorin
Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:59 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: India To Buy Up To 189 Rafales
Replies: 71
Views: 17548

RE: India To Buy Up To 189 Rafales

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DTW2HYD" class="quote" target="_blank">DTW2HYD</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>US has a tendency to bid with F-16s first ...

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 3:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which Mini Tablet Should I Get?
Replies: 11
Views: 2021

RE: Which Mini Tablet Should I Get?

It's not about specs, give your kid what he wants!

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?
Replies: 37
Views: 12334

RE: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Stitch" class="quote" target="_blank">Stitch</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>The folks that went to Chicago were headquar...

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?
Replies: 37
Views: 12334

RE: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sankaps" class="quote" target="_blank">sankaps</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i> Was McKinsey really involved in that deci...

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India B787 Fuselage Panel Falls Off Mid Air
Replies: 233
Views: 59943

RE: Air India B787 Fuselage Panel Falls Off Mid Air

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DTW2HYD" class="quote" target="_blank">DTW2HYD</a> (<a href="#222" class="quote">Reply 222</a>):<br/><i>Quoting sankaps (Reply 221): It is fortu...

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?
Replies: 37
Views: 12334

RE: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JAAlbert" class="quote" target="_blank">JAAlbert</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>And maybe, had he not left, the 787 prog...

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?
Replies: 37
Views: 12334

RE: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AR385" class="quote" target="_blank">AR385</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>What former glory does anyone need to bring back...

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by comorin
Fri Oct 18, 2013 3:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?
Replies: 37
Views: 12334

Will Mulally Restore Boeing To Its Former Glory?

Rumors are floating around that Alan Mulally is being considered for the top jobs at Boeing and MSFT: <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2013/10/17/business/17reuters-ford-mulally.html?_r=0&hp=&adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1382065790-tjPLpOenc4hoFSNhXGBeaA" target="_blank">http://www.nytimes.co...

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by comorin
Wed Oct 16, 2013 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Pax Finds Worms In His Meal
Replies: 42
Views: 12254

RE: Air India Pax Finds Worms In His Meal

I believe the pax's name was Mr. E. Bird....

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by comorin
Tue Oct 15, 2013 3:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Pax Finds Worms In His Meal
Replies: 42
Views: 12254

RE: Air India Pax Finds Worms In His Meal

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/747megatop" class="quote" target="_blank">747megatop</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Looks like the passenger opened a ca...

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by comorin
Tue Oct 15, 2013 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India B787 Fuselage Panel Falls Off Mid Air
Replies: 233
Views: 59943

RE: Air India B787 Fuselage Panel Falls Off Mid Air

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aerowrench" class="quote" target="_blank">aerowrench</a> (<a href="#85" class="quote">Reply 85</a>):<br/><i>Airliners.net is doing a huge disser...

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by comorin
Mon Oct 14, 2013 3:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do You Like Your Eggs?
Replies: 74
Views: 4444

RE: How Do You Like Your Eggs?

Keep it up guys! This thread is an eggs-cellent idea! I am partial to french toast, but with salt, pepper and a twist of lime on top - known as "Anda Bread" in India. Also yum in India are Masala Omlet ( onions, green chiles, coriander) and 'Bhurji' - similar but scrabled and eaten with Parothas. Ba...

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by comorin
Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will A.net Return To Its Former Glory?
Replies: 69
Views: 6110

RE: Will A.net Return To Its Former Glory?

a.net has a high percentage of US members, and the country is severely polarized between right and left like in the late sixties. This unfortunately brings a lot of unpleasantness into Civ Av and we start to dislike and hiss at each other. Thanks to Doc, <acronym title="Hermosillo - General Ignacio ...

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by comorin
Sat Oct 12, 2013 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Dreamliner (A7-BCK) Stranded In CPH
Replies: 103
Views: 28075

Qatar Dreamliner (A7-BCK) Stranded In CPH

Sankaps - you may want to point out that a dispatch reliability of 95% means that 1 of 20 flights does not make it - hardly something to be proud of, and not something to base a long haul operation on!

p.s. I admire Boeing - one of the world's greatest companies.

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by comorin
Sat Oct 12, 2013 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax Refuse To Board Air India 787
Replies: 42
Views: 29159

RE: Pax Refuse To Board Air India 787

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sankaps" class="quote" target="_blank">sankaps</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table>  <img src=...

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by comorin
Wed Oct 09, 2013 11:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gulf States Developing Medical Test To Detect Gays
Replies: 70
Views: 5706

RE: Gulf States Developing Medical Test To Detect Gays

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#28" class="quote">Reply 28</a>):<br/><i> I see. Here is Berry Soetoro and his ma...

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by comorin
Sun Oct 06, 2013 5:33 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?
Replies: 47
Views: 7066

RE: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/HAWK21M" class="quote" target="_blank">HAWK21M</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Good point. Whi...

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by comorin
Sun Oct 06, 2013 1:49 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?
Replies: 47
Views: 7066

RE: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mir" class="quote" target="_blank">Mir</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Limited potential. The problem is not so much the sp...

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by comorin
Sat Oct 05, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?
Replies: 47
Views: 7066

RE: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/26point2" class="quote" target="_blank">26point2</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> LOL! Humor asid...

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by comorin
Sat Oct 05, 2013 2:29 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?
Replies: 47
Views: 7066

State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?

We have seen a proliferation of Siri-like speech recognition software in the consumer markets, and I was wondering if the technology has become reliable enough to use in civil or military aircraft. My guess is that it is not sufficiently reliable, but wonder if there are non-critical areas where spe...

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by comorin
Thu Oct 03, 2013 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying Through LHR Will Cost More From 2014
Replies: 37
Views: 10616

RE: Flying Through LHR Will Cost More From 2014

I wonder what is costs right now per Y pax transiting through LHR ? Any links to compare that to other major hubs?

Thanks.

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by comorin
Fri Sep 27, 2013 4:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travel Advice From LA Locals Needed
Replies: 17
Views: 2315

RE: Travel Advice From LA Locals Needed

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hawaiian717" class="quote" target="_blank">hawaiian717</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Is renting a car an option?</i></fon...

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by comorin
Thu Sep 26, 2013 3:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are Shills For Political Talking Points On A.net?
Replies: 31
Views: 2788

RE: Are Shills For Political Talking Points On A.net?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tugger" class="quote" target="_blank">tugger</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Does anyone else feel this way? </i></f...

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by comorin
Tue Sep 24, 2013 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Or B747-8i? CX Weighs Up Its Options
Replies: 109
Views: 27759

RE: A380 Or B747-8i? CX Weighs Up Its Options

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Stitch (Reply 33): Quoting...

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by comorin
Mon Sep 23, 2013 6:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread Part 104
Replies: 255
Views: 27371

RE: Indian Aviation Thread Part 104

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BLRAviation" class="quote" target="_blank">BLRAviation</a> (<a href="#165" class="quote">Reply 165</a>):<br/><i>Thanks for the explanation, but ...

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by comorin
Sun Sep 22, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread Part 104
Replies: 255
Views: 27371

RE: Indian Aviation Thread Part 104

Confusing but fairly consistent, I think? <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BLRAviation" class="quote" target="_blank">BLRAviation</a> (<a href="#163" class="quote">Reply 163</a>...

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by comorin
Sun Sep 22, 2013 11:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elon Musk: 90% Of Tesla Miles Will Be Autonomous
Replies: 36
Views: 2947

RE: Elon Musk: 90% Of Tesla Miles Will Be Autonomous

Planemaker, I will have to toss my hat in with the skeptics, except for highway cruise. If you can lead me to the <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> (Automotive) research on this topic I will be grateful. The IEEE link is quite brief. I'm no expert, just have an EE background with some formal u...

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by comorin
Thu Sep 12, 2013 5:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Norwegian Medicine Kills Cancer
Replies: 4
Views: 3166

RE: New Norwegian Medicine Kills Cancer

Not to be a Debbie Downer but killing cancer cells, alas, is not the same as curing the disease. We already have a whole array of radiological weapons that kill cells (I-131 comes to mind for Thyroid Cancer) but this mostly extends life by a few years once the cancer has metastasized. I say this not...

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by comorin
Thu Sep 12, 2013 4:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2013 Dengue Fever Outbreak In Singapore
Replies: 17
Views: 3188

RE: 2013 Dengue Fever Outbreak In Singapore

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Kent350787" class="quote" target="_blank">Kent350787</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>But thanks for the reminder - I'll che...

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