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, December 22, 2013

Your Sunday Morning Jet Noise

RAF Nimrod.


PhD-level studies will probably be written for decades about how fucked up the RAF's procurement process was for the Nimrod MRA4. As a result, the British, a seagoing nation if there ever was one, have no maritime patrol aircraft in service.

2 comments:

LRod said...

Whaaaa? A Comet two weeks in a row?

That's okay, though. Remember one crashing into Lake Ontario at an airshow in YZ several years ago?

LRod
ZJX, ORD, ZAU retired

Old NFO said...

Looks suspiciously like Kinloss... Made a few flights on Nimrods over the years, great crew, airplane not so much...