Words of Advice:

"We have it totally under control. It's one person coming from China. It's going to be just fine." -- Donald Trump, 1/22/2020

“We will not see diseases like the coronavirus come here..and isn't it refreshing when contrasting it with the awful presidency of President Obama."
-- Trump Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany, 2/25/20

"I don't take responsibility for anything." --Donald Trump, 3/13/20

"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Sunday, May 10, 2020

Your Sunday Morning Jet Noise

An Il-62:


Witold Pilecki said...

Russkies sure make some strange looking aircraft.

Comrade Misfit said...

Wasn't any weirder than the Vickers VC-10.

Old NFO said...

Noisy and smokey, but they get the job done!

seafury said...

Interesting CG dynamics in that it needed a retractable tail wheel/stand on the ground so it didn't tip on its tail during loading/unloading. Crews supposedly swore by them though.