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Forum: Aviation Photos November 27th 17, 06:46 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 1
Views: 14
Posted By Byker
Bristol Type 192 Belvedere

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bristol_Belvedere

Oops! All involved walked away, both times (1957 & 1961).
Forum: Aviation Photos November 25th 17, 09:20 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 9
Posted By Byker
Extreme landing of MH-60R Seahawk helicopter on Danish ocean patrol vessel

October last year:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3A_noXLzuo

Credit it to Viking cojones...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 25th 17, 06:44 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 1
Views: 18
Posted By Byker
Paul Allen’s Stratolauncher, the Biggest Airplane Ever, Gets Ready for Takeoff - 171122-irving-paul-allen-jet-lede_pf2nie.jpg

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

This is not a vanity project. It seeks to prove what seems like a very
basic premise: that if you launch a rocket into orbit from...
Forum: Aviation Marketplace November 24th 17, 06:40 AM Posted to alt.fan.rush-limbaugh,rec.aviation.marketplace,sac.politics,soc.retirement,alt.politics.economics
Replies: 2
Views: 89
Posted By Byker
Boom Unveils Supersonic 'Baby Boom'

"Siri Cruise" wrote in message
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NASA has figured out how to make supersonic aircraft and just about every
way to blow up a...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 24th 17, 05:15 AM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 19
Posted By Byker
Boom Unveils Supersonic 'Baby Boom'

"Mitchell Holman" wrote in message
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All they have to do is say "Nyet" and our entire astronaut program
collapses.

Nope. That's when...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 23rd 17, 09:02 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 13
Posted By Byker
The great airship race?

Sounds like something from the turn of the 20th...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 23rd 17, 08:55 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 19
Posted By Byker
Boom Unveils Supersonic 'Baby Boom'

"Mitchell Holman" wrote in message
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Like manned space flight, another field where America has ceded
leadership to Russia........

Uh-huh:...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 23rd 17, 06:18 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 13
Posted By Byker
Boom Unveils Supersonic "Baby Boom"

I wish them luck. Even if it enters production, like the Concorde, few would
be able to afford a...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 15th 17, 06:43 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 15
Posted By Byker
Today's Theory About Amelia Earhart's Death Involves Giant Crabs - Holidaymaker_Mark_Pierrot_holds_a_massive_coconut_crab_during_a_-a-26_1454582612732.jpg


The horrifying creatures known informally as coconut crabs grow to “the
size of dogs” and can “tear through solid matter with claws nearly as
strong as a lion’s jaws.” They have even...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 10th 17, 11:04 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 33
Posted By Byker
Mitsubishi MU-2

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

I travelled thru Africa in the 70s...stayed on a farm at the base of Mt
Kenya and you'd hear cape buffalo crashing thru the...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 10th 17, 11:04 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 33
Posted By Byker
Mitsubishi MU-2

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

I travelled thru Africa in the 70s...stayed on a farm at the base of Mt
Kenya and you'd hear cape buffalo crashing thru the...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 10th 17, 07:01 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 33
Posted By Byker
Mitsubishi MU-2

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitsubishi_MU-2

I can imagine the pre-flight walkaround...

simba
Forum: Aviation Photos November 9th 17, 06:38 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 2
Views: 24
Posted By Byker
Kim Jong Un's $200 million ghost airport

"john Szalay" wrote in message
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Dade Collier airport

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dade-Collier_Training_and_Transition_Airport

It...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 9th 17, 05:39 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 6
Views: 33
Posted By Byker
An-225 looking for "investor" (4 att.)

In article , not my real
pseudonym says...

This appears to be the second An-225, which was never finished.

A good source of spares (while it lasts) but...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 9th 17, 05:19 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 2
Views: 24
Posted By Byker
Kim Jong Un's $200 million ghost airport

A few more ghost airports. I didn't realize there were so many:

https://thepointsguy.com/2015/09/ghost-airports-unfinished-abandoned-or-forgotten/

If you build an airport but no one flies there,...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 9th 17, 12:12 AM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 6
Views: 33
Posted By Byker
An-225 looking for "investor" (4 att.)

She's all yours for $300 million:

http://www.globalplanesearch.com/listing/aircraft-for-sale/Splash/Antonov-An-225-Mriya/208256

http://www.aviatorsale.com/aircrafts/10231/

I wish them luck...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 8th 17, 11:46 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 25
Posted By Byker
Kim Jong Un's $200 million ghost airport

This airport looks as deserted as a Chinese "ghost city":
http://tinyurl.com/yca67npk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rqy-4uR3p8g

Nice, but can the average North Korean afford a...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 8th 17, 02:20 AM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 32
Posted By Byker
RIP Roy Halladay

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

The fact that he died in an amphibious plane in water brings up a whole
lot of obvious aviation questions.

Upside down in...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 8th 17, 01:14 AM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 5
Views: 32
Posted By Byker
RIP Roy Halladay

http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/07/sport/roy-halladay-killed-florida-plane-crash/index.html

That ICON reminds me of a Lake Amphibian.
Forum: Aviation Photos November 4th 17, 01:42 AM Posted to alt.binaries.humor.skewed,alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 24
Posted By Byker
Pillsbury doughboy propaganda (3 att.)

North Korea has dropped insulting messages about US President Donald Trump
over the South Korean capital, Seoul.

The fliers were stuffed into balloons and contained notes branding the US
president...
Forum: Aviation Photos November 3rd 17, 11:16 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 1
Views: 24
Posted By Byker
60 Years Ago Today: Stray dog becomes first bow-wow in space

On Nov. 3, 1957, the Soviet Union lofted a dog named Laika aboard the
satellite Sputnik 2. The milestone came less than a month after the Soviets
kicked off the Space Age, and the Cold War space...
Forum: Aviation Photos October 22nd 17, 12:42 AM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 3
Views: 66
Posted By Byker
Air Force may recall up to 1,000 retired military pilots to address 'acute shortage'

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

http://abcnews.go.com/US/air-force-recall-1000-retired-military-pilots-address/story?id=50629597

The United States Air Force...
Forum: Aviation Photos October 21st 17, 11:06 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By Byker
Bereznyak-Isayev BI-1

"Miloch" wrote in message ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bereznyak-Isayev_BI-1

The Bereznyak-Isayev BI-1 was a Soviet rocket-powered fighter developed
...
Forum: Aviation Photos October 20th 17, 06:23 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 18
Views: 117
Posted By Byker
Bell P-59 Airacomet - File 5 of 9 - F-59 target.jpg (1/1)

"john Szalay" john.szalayatatt.net wrote in message
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Sacrilege...
Forum: Aviation Photos October 18th 17, 09:24 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 1
Views: 75
Posted By Byker
Ex-TSA agent: "We steal from travelers all the time"

It's just one giant gibs-me-dat. There's article after article I found on
Google Search: http://tinyurl.com/y8xnsxaa

I knew theft was high among TSA but, JEEZ. I won't fly unless I absolutely
HAVE...
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