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by readytotaxi
Fri Jul 09, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 797
Views: 530524

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

Travellers returning to England warned of six-hour airport queues. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-57775800 The Immigration Service Union said the "sheer number" of passengers arriving and a shortage of Border Force officers would slow down checks. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps a...

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by readytotaxi
Fri Jul 09, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Alpine

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jul 08, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Neptune do a selfie ?
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Did Neptune do a selfie ?

Image

Right place right time?

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jul 08, 2021 8:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 3623

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021

beer is more manly, ladies.....

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jul 08, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Shaman

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jul 07, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 797
Views: 530524

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

Heathrow to trial fast-tracking vaccinated arrivals https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57743038 The trial, due to start this weekend, will allow passengers who are fully vaccinated and are travelling on selected flights to Heathrow from Athens, Los Angeles, Montego Bay and New York to show proof of...

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jul 07, 2021 9:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 3623

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021

the jet blast is amazing.....

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jul 06, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How far will the US go to defend Taiwan from Mainland China ?
Replies: 69
Views: 3372

Re: How far will the US go to defend Taiwan from Mainland China ?

Should this terrible thing happen would the US want to use Japan as a runway to defend the area, would they let them? I would think that America could not it itself be seen as weak in defending the reigion. No Nukes or mainland China hits but some serious warship damage in the Taiwan area, US submar...

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jul 06, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 3623

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021

is that bar still there......

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jul 06, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Rollercoaster

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jul 06, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So much kit left behind by the US at Bagram.
Replies: 26
Views: 2215

So much kit left behind by the US at Bagram.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-57682290 I know it is not always practical to take your mess home with you but I though some of the items eye watering. "The Americans left behind about 3.5 million items, Gen Kohistani said, including tens of thousands of bottles of water, energy drinks an...

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jul 06, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 3623

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021

a week in the caribbean.....

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jul 06, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Fibre

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jul 05, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Life

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by readytotaxi
Sun Jul 04, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Tundra

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by readytotaxi
Sun Jul 04, 2021 6:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Miami Condo Partially Collapsed
Replies: 180
Views: 15347

Re: Miami Condo Partially Collapsed

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-57707533
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"The demolition of the standing portion of the apartment block that collapsed near Miami has been brought forward due to an approaching tropical storm."

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-57707533

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by readytotaxi
Sun Jul 04, 2021 6:51 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Philippines military plane crashes with at least 85 on board
Replies: 11
Views: 2881

Philippines military plane crashes with at least 85 on board

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-57711597

The plane, a C130 Hercules, was trying to land in Jolo island in Sulu province when it overshot the runway. Seventeen bodies are said to have been recovered from the crash site at Patikul. RIP
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-57711597

The plane, a C130 Hercules, was trying to land in Jolo island in Sulu province when it overshot the runway. Seventeen bodies are said to have been recovered from the crash site at Patikul. RIP

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by readytotaxi
Fri Jul 02, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Carnegie

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by readytotaxi
Fri Jul 02, 2021 9:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 3623

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021

fond of, how about a......

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jul 01, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2021
Replies: 395
Views: 12683

Re: Word Game Q3 2021

Candyfloss

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jul 01, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 3623

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2021

"Always look on the brightside ...."

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 30, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13444

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

You're not, he's dead and ....

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 30, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Net

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 30, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A prototype flying car. Cool video.
Replies: 6
Views: 1411

A prototype flying car. Cool video.

The hybrid car-aircraft, AirCar, is equipped with a BMW engine and runs on regular petrol-pump fuel. Its creator, Prof Stefan Klein, said it could fly about 1,000km (600 miles), at a height of 8,200ft (2,500m), and had clocked up 40 hours in the air so far. https://www.bbc.com/news/av/technology-576...

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jun 29, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 797
Views: 530524

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-57647613
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Hong Kong is to ban all flights from the UK to curb the spread of the Delta variant of Covid.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-57647613

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 797
Views: 530524

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57634932
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People from the UK travelling to Portugal will have to quarantine for 14 days unless they can present proof they have received both coronavirus vaccines a fortnight before their arrival.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57634932

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jun 28, 2021 7:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13444

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

nature which thankfully past and....

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jun 28, 2021 7:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Sided

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by readytotaxi
Sun Jun 27, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Burp

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by readytotaxi
Sat Jun 26, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Hat

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by readytotaxi
Fri Jun 25, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13444

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

got together it made for......

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 23, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UK warship attracts Russian attention off Crimea coast.
Replies: 69
Views: 4827

UK warship attracts Russian attention off Crimea coast.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-57583363

The UK government rejected Russia's account of the incident and denied that any warning shots had been fired.

A little sabre-rattling?
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More than 20 Russian aircraft and two coastguard ships have shadowed a British warship sailing near Crimea.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-57583363

The UK government rejected Russia's account of the incident and denied that any warning shots had been fired.

A little sabre-rattling?

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 23, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Fatigue

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jun 22, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA again looking at leaving Gatwick
Replies: 69
Views: 16412

Re: BA again looking at leaving Gatwick

So where are we at with the Gatwick Airport Expansion plan, has it grounded to a halt or just ticking over?

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jun 22, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Victoria

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jun 21, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13444

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

however she had an enormous....

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jun 21, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Care

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by readytotaxi
Sun Jun 20, 2021 7:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Delivered

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by readytotaxi
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Written

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by readytotaxi
Fri Jun 18, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 787-8 Nosewheel collapse at LHR
Replies: 156
Views: 45953

Re: BA 787-8 Nosewheel collapse at LHR

:lol: Didn't think tipping was allowed on BA

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by readytotaxi
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Albert

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jun 17, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13444

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

served unexpected room service to.....

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Nutritional

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by readytotaxi
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 797
Views: 530524

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57505736

Further signatories to the challenge are set to be revealed on Thursday. They are demanding a fast response as the crucial summer season edges closer.
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Ryanair and Manchester Airports Group take legal action over travel traffic light system

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57505736

Further signatories to the challenge are set to be revealed on Thursday. They are demanding a fast response as the crucial summer season edges closer.

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 16, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 797
Views: 530524

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/14/indi ... index.html
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Federation of Indian Pilots have filed a petition to the Mumbai High Court requesting greater insurance benefits and compensation for pilots and bereaved families. They have 5000+ members

https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/14/indi ... index.html

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Problem at LHR 09:30 16th ?
Replies: 8
Views: 2595

Problem at LHR 09:30 16th ?

All arrivals have stopped and aircraft in holding patterns. VS688 almost made it then went around.

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 13444

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

Once apon a time there....

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by readytotaxi
Wed Jun 16, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Harmful

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by readytotaxi
Tue Jun 15, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 130
Views: 28011

Re: British Airways Fleet Thread - 2021

A380 G-XLEF has just arrived back at LHR from MAD as BA9170,

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by readytotaxi
Mon Jun 14, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 32802

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Hole

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