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by Not_Karl
Fri Jul 21, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery
Replies: 31
Views: 1020

Re: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery

Your statement is a tad black and white... I would think that one might call on basic fundamentals to address said issues, given that there are some fairly strict aviation rules governing aircraft spacing for operations at airports. This means that it's rather unlikely you'll spend every moment as ...
by Not_Karl
Fri Jul 21, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Power loss in Engine #1
Replies: 5
Views: 32

Re: Power loss in Engine #1

S/he noticed the police car and pulled over to comply with the law.
by Not_Karl
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: Preservation from Brian's delete button.

...and we have a winner: ***I think too highly of my cameras to participate in this lunacy.*** Well, my camera is an 11-year-old point and shoot which doesn't work most of the time , so losing it would Not _be much of a tragedy ... and I would be firmly attached to the fence with both hands , Not_f...
by Not_Karl
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery
Replies: 31
Views: 1020

Re: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery

3WE wrote:I like that there's a not_guy, with not_comprehensive swimwear, who IS clinging to the fence.

At the risk of being called a livery-wanking fenceperv and be sent to that other forum, I proudly admit that, if I ever visit SXM, female anatomy would Not_be my top interest.
by Not_Karl
Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery
Replies: 31
Views: 1020

Re: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery

3WE wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plwwy0kv_HI

(Actual clip at ~0:25, reappearing at ~2:30

It would appear that Evan needs to be calling for some regulation!

I like that there's a guy NOT clinging to the fence and another lets go to catch a piece of clothing. Suicidal cowboys! :roll:
by Not_Karl
Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: Preservation from Brian's delete button.

In an effort to stir crap (at a level 25% as good as Flyboy and ITS), I have razzed Brian, there. If he is in a bitchy mood, he will delete my post and ban me. A couple weeks ago, I made a zinger comment on a photo rejection too...(I note that the rejection appeal infestation in "Aviation Disc...
by Not_Karl
Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery
Replies: 31
Views: 1020

Re: St Maarten (SXM) tomfoolery

I am in many minds about this event. Would I stand directly under the jet blast? No. Is it dangerous? Manifestly, yes. Why haven't more died? ...Here's a [deleted video] of a bunch of morons trying to hold onto the fence at SXM as a JetBlue plane departs... Gotta confess, I kinda want to do it. And...
by Not_Karl
Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: C-130, Mississippi
Replies: 3
Views: 68

Re: C-130, Mississippi

From a post-crash picture, it would seem to this outsider ignorant asshat that more vertical than horizontal velocity was involved.
by Not_Karl
Sun Jul 09, 2017 5:52 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

Obtaining our well deserved badges and getting our images on FR24 are very important issues.
by Not_Karl
Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:25 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: A 330 Shaking Like Washing Machine
Replies: 10
Views: 187

Re: A 330 Shaking Like Washing Machine

Interesting to review the things we forumites have encountered: 3BS: 737 Right Main Shimmy Damper Failure Gabby: Lightning strike , puke bag exhaustion, diversion and Av-Herald write up. Per: Failure of a super-crazy-reliable-ETOPS-compatible turbofan engine. RO'G: Rejected takeoffs - 1, Lightning ...
by Not_Karl
Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: 757 troubles. the latest news
Replies: 19
Views: 830

Re: 757 troubles. the latest news

Rabbi O'Genius wrote:Look what I found....

A buttplane! :shock: :shock: :shock:
by Not_Karl
Thu Jun 15, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Office 365

Maybe you should introduce Vandelay Industries, Inc. to the delights of OpenOffice...
by Not_Karl
Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: Time to change testing protocols?
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: Time to change testing protocols?

3WE wrote:...alligators on the runway and Not_Karl singing on the tower frequency ( https://forums.jetphotos.com/showthread ... fety-issue ).

I wonder if pilots were subjected to increased stress and pressure leading to [splat] possibilities during the communications disruption.
by Not_Karl
Sun Jun 04, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: Bradley
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Re: F.A.O.: Bradley

Concur! :clap: :clap:
by Not_Karl
Sat Jun 03, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Discussion Forum
Topic: No hablo alemán
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: No hablo alemán

Where's the "how to zip-tie a passenger the Captain does not like" part?
by Not_Karl
Sat Jun 03, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: The regulation of _____________.

Are we anxiously waiting for Brianie 's answer to ATLcrewie ? NOT popcorn worthy :cry: . And there is part of me that understands that 'the government' is probably the worst entity to enact such regulations. I can think of two that are worse: corporate CEOs/boards, and corporate shareholders. Basic...
by Not_Karl
Sat Jun 03, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Printed titanium crackerboxes
Replies: 7
Views: 179

Re: Printed titanium crackerboxes

If regular ink cartridges are so ridiculously expensive, I don't want to know the price of titanium cartridges :shock: .
by Not_Karl
Sun May 21, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

Are we anxiously waiting for Brianie's answer to ATLcrewie?
by Not_Karl
Thu May 18, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Political Discussion Forum
Topic: Donald Trump/ Hillary Clinton
Replies: 46
Views: 1877

Re: Why? Why???

elaw wrote:Is there some obscure clause somewhere in international law that might allow us to switch leaders?

Yes, but you can only switch with North Korea :mrgreen: .
by Not_Karl
Tue May 16, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: F.A.O.: Not_Karl and Gabe

3WE wrote:the elusive gray middle ground.

Elusive indeed, that's actually blue... :?
3WE wrote:As with many things, I can go both ways..

Like good American steel or cheap French composites? :)

Did you tell the gate agents to take it easy?
by Not_Karl
Sun May 14, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

F.A.O.: 3WE and Gabe

If you drive a racing car too fast(even on a banked turn) it SKIDS outward... If you are on an icy incline you SLIP downward. Si manejás un auto de carreras muy rápido (incluso en una curva inclinada), DERRAPA hacia afuera... Si estás en una pendiente cubierta de hielo, te DESLIZÁS hacia abajo. BUT...
by Not_Karl
Fri May 12, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: Verbie, PPie and a friend screw up AF1's oxygen systems
Replies: 3
Views: 176

Verbie, PPie and a friend screw up AF1's oxygen systems

Repair bill not as high as Putt4Par's salary. Washington (CNN) Three Boeing mechanics caused $4 million of damage and could have sparked a mid-flight fire while repairing one of the planes in the Air Force One fleet , a federal investigation has found. (...) The mechanics "caused the mishap by ...
by Not_Karl
Fri May 12, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Aviation Safety Discussion Forum
Topic: TWA 800 Back In the News
Replies: 9
Views: 627

Re: TWA 800 Back In the News

Gabriel wrote:A contained engine failure is that where no internal component of the engine leave the engine except through the tailpipe. So no, a whole-engine separation is not an uncontained engine failure in itself. It can cause or be caused by an uncontained engine failure though.

Thanks :D
by Not_Karl
Fri May 12, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

3WE wrote:I am not sure letting adolescent ATLCrewboy loose, overnight in an airport is a good idea. What if he encountered alcohol and the airport was near some woods?

Fixed.
by Not_Karl
Fri May 12, 2017 4:47 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: F.A.O.: 3WE
Replies: 429
Views: 13468

Re: F.A.O.: 3WE

Had I been trapped by myself in an airport at age 15, I woulda thought it was the awesomest thing ever, bar none! Oh, I wouldn't even be thinking about food! The idea of having a whole airport to hang out in would have completely obliterated any consideration of nourishment. As long as there are wi...

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