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by aeromoe
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

NIKV69 wrote:
Scrilla


Gorilla

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by aeromoe
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
Pictures show a large blob.......


so Jabba DID survive Leia...

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would US Military Ever Sell C-5 to the Civilian Cargo Market?
Replies: 72
Views: 8619

Re: Would US Military Ever Sell C-5 to the Civilian Cargo Market?

ADent wrote:
SL1200MK2 wrote:
I do remember seeing a photo of a Delta C-130, but I may just be getting old and not remembering things properly.




Technically it is an L-100. There are some physical differences.

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would US Military Ever Sell C-5 to the Civilian Cargo Market?
Replies: 72
Views: 8619

Re: Would US Military Ever Sell C-5 to the Civilian Cargo Market?

Antarius wrote:
Also the An-124 is almost 20 years newer than the C5.


Just to be precise: the An-124 design is newer than the C-5 design. The C-5B airframes date from the 1980s...same time period as the An-124.

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 09, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
"Earth Invaded". News at 11....


Should we now be worried...

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 09, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

11725Flyer wrote:
Aircellist wrote:
orchestra

Band


Wings

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 08, 2021 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC-8 at Santa Monica?
Replies: 16
Views: 5778

Re: DC-8 at Santa Monica?

Weren’t all B707’s built at Renton which has a very small 5,400ft runway? Okay, they were empty aircraft but the first flights of the early turbojet B707’s must have been interesting to watch. I imagine they were fun to watch take off out of there! All 707, 720, & C-135 variants. Not to mention...

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 08, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Aircellist wrote:
orchestra


electric

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 08, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

Aircellist wrote:
…well, frankly, really masters at…


simply just F*#&!ng S*%T up...

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by aeromoe
Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

OzarkD9S wrote:
Spiral


Helix

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by aeromoe
Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

OzarkD9S wrote:
information which supports their agenda...


willfully changing it if it...

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by aeromoe
Wed Apr 07, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

casinterest wrote:
Binder


Pee Chee

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by aeromoe
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

11725Flyer wrote:
Card


Stock

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by aeromoe
Tue Apr 06, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why did Boeing design the 707 to have a shorter landing gear than the DC-8?
Replies: 10
Views: 4486

Re: Why did Boeing design the 707 to have a shorter landing gear than the DC-8?

NWAROOSTER wrote:
new versions of the 737 which came out as the 737-100 in about 1966 for Lufthansa and Malaysian Airlines.
It was not Malaysian Airlines...it was Malaysia-Singapore Airlines.

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by aeromoe
Tue Apr 06, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
none of the answers are......


certainly checking Wikipedia for said...

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by aeromoe
Tue Apr 06, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

T18 wrote:
Base


Ace

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by aeromoe
Sat Apr 03, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Denver. Out with the old, in with the new. Feb 1995
Replies: 38
Views: 12403

Denver. Out with the old, in with the new. Feb 1995

Denver. Out with the old...in with the new. February 1995. Prologue: In February 1995 I was living in northern California. At the time and my mom and stepdad still lived in the Denver Metro Area. I've had ties to Colorado since the early 70s, and it was in the mid-70s I cut my plane-watching teeth ...

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

Aircellist wrote:
aeromoe wrote:
readytotaxi wrote:
The English language is a ......


very simple language to comprehend...


… Or so believe native speakers. :)


Alaska's joining One World will...

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

Aircellist wrote:
aeromoe wrote:

Treasure


Precious


Gollum

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
The English language is a ......


very simple language to comprehend...

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

T18 wrote:
Hidden


Treasure

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Simple Flying- April Fools
Replies: 5
Views: 1725

Re: Simple Flying- April Fools

Simple flying is like an April fools day everyday so it’s difficult to tell if they are being funny or not. Fred Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk I've not read much of their stuff but what I have read is borderline false news. Today (1 April 2021) I read their story about the AA A321 out of HNL tha...

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by aeromoe
Fri Apr 02, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

11725Flyer wrote:
Tube


Waybill

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: April’s fool: Airline edition
Replies: 69
Views: 9702

Re: April’s fool: Airline edition

AmericanAir88 wrote:
...while Spirit and Southwest adds LGA-LAS service on the weekends.


There's a new airline called Spirit and Southwest?

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 174
Views: 14687

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021

viewtopic.php?f=11&t=1455913&p=22722229#p22722229

Last Five Words - tie it all together now


and use correct punctuation please!
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qf789 wrote:
Welcome to Five Word Story Thread - Q2 2021, please continue below

Link to last thread

viewtopic.php?f=11&t=1455913&p=22722229#p22722229

Last Five Words - tie it all together now


and use correct punctuation please!

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2021
Replies: 568
Views: 35385

Re: Word Game Q2 2021

ER757 wrote:
mind


gap

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by aeromoe
Thu Apr 01, 2021 12:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Uber eats driver killed by carjackers in DC
Replies: 68
Views: 4997

Re: Uber eats driver killed by carjackers in DC

"Uber eats driver killed by carjackers in DC" Why would Uber eat one of its own drivers. It's bad enough he was killed by carjackers. Yeah, upthread someone recommended a moderator revise the title so it wasn't confusing or be interpreted ridiculously. Apparently it hasn't been revised. R...

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by aeromoe
Wed Mar 31, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

OzarkD9S wrote:
that really made no sense...


especially once we threw common...

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by aeromoe
Wed Mar 31, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

OzarkD9S wrote:
Willy


Nilly

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by aeromoe
Mon Mar 29, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
Once apon a time there........


was a five-word story...

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by aeromoe
Mon Mar 29, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Broken down ship in Suez Canal on the move again
Replies: 91
Views: 11254

Re: Ship happens - Suez Canal shut down by broken ship

Ok, but technically the big ball is rotating quite rapidly :) Which big ball and how rapidly? THAT big ball. .... and at quite the clip: better than a thousand miles an hour. ( earth surface velocity at the equator is ~40.000 km / 24h = ~1666km/h ) Rotation speed = ~15 degrees per hour (15x24=360.)...

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Broken down ship in Suez Canal on the move again
Replies: 91
Views: 11254

Re: Ship happens - Suez Canal shut down by broken ship

She is a big ship,. and they don't exactly turn on a dime. Strong winds from the side in a narrow canal without electrical corrections is a recipe for collision Time to be pedantic: recipe for allision, not collision. :stirthepot: Ok, but technically the big ball is rotating quite rapidly :) Which ...

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

T18 wrote:
Shack


Lacey

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

So, a new sentence begins.

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

casinterest wrote:
zippyjet wrote:
aeromoe wrote:

slacker


sycophant.

Minion


assistant

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by aeromoe
Thu Mar 25, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

casinterest wrote:
Coaster


slacker

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by aeromoe
Thu Mar 25, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
Government


mousetrap

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by aeromoe
Wed Mar 24, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

ER757 wrote:
cycle


circus

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by aeromoe
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ten murdered in Boulder, CO by shooter 3/22
Replies: 279
Views: 32709

Re: Ten murdered in Boulder, CO by shooter 3/22

ltbewr wrote:
Likely the store will be shut down for months for investigations,

If this is the case I certainly hope King Soopers will be kind enough to donate the short shelf-life lot of perishable goods (milk, etc) to homeless shelters and food banks in the greater metro area.

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by aeromoe
Tue Mar 23, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
thingamabobs, when a thingamajig would.......

undoubtedly, certainly, most probably, not...

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by aeromoe
Tue Mar 23, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

casinterest wrote:
step


promotion

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 19, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

Now is the time for...

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 19, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

KlimaBXsst wrote:
3x’s


Fresh

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

casinterest wrote:
Panic


Disco

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by aeromoe
Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
typing shield saved the day.....


and much more than that!

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by aeromoe
Thu Mar 18, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2021
Replies: 385
Views: 21952

Re: Word Game Q1 2021

casinterest wrote:
Jump


Roth

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by aeromoe
Wed Mar 17, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will we ever see anything like The Residences ever again?
Replies: 26
Views: 4588

Re: Will we ever see anything like The Residences ever again?

"Everybody" talking, lol? ...what evidence is there that even 0.1% of the flying public knew about this? Could it be that "everybody" is just a colloquialism used by, well, "everybody" in the know about a referenced topic. ....which would make it no less inaccurate of ...

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by aeromoe
Wed Mar 17, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will we ever see anything like The Residences ever again?
Replies: 26
Views: 4588

Re: Will we ever see anything like The Residences ever again?

LAX772LR wrote:
Armodeen wrote:
and got everybody talking about Etihad.

"Everybody" talking, lol? ...what evidence is there that even 0.1% of the flying public knew about this?


Could it be that "everybody" is just a colloquialism used by, well, "everybody" in the know about a referenced topic.

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by aeromoe
Wed Mar 17, 2021 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 8659

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q1 2021

readytotaxi wrote:
got spilt over the keyboard.......


but thankfully my transparent speedo...

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