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Rabbi O'Genius
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Super Beluga

Postby Rabbi O'Genius » Fri Apr 06, 2018 6:04 am

Airbus builds a new super-transporter
http://www.bbc.com/news/av/business-436 ... ransporter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xm8ZaeRCffA

I imagine these things aren't pressurized, or maybe just the flightdeck.
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Re: Super Beluga

Postby Rabbi O'Genius » Fri Jul 27, 2018 7:58 am

First flight

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBI_Z4sr9p8

Maybe I should have posted this in the "Ludicrous Livery" thread
(or the "Over-dramatic Music" thread?)

At 0:29 I think we see the answer to my speculation about pressurization
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Re: Super Beluga

Postby Not_Karl » Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:00 am

I see the plane was crewed by prison inmates. Is flight testing a cheap-composite-crackerbox a new form of death penalty?
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