Words of Advice:

"Never Feel Sorry For Anyone Who Owns an Airplane."-- Tina Marie

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, June 14, 2015

Your Sunday Morning Jet Noise

Russian Il-62:


Old NFO said...

Oh louD!!! And it's supposedly loud as hell inside too (lack of soundproofing to save weight)...

BadTux said...

Actually, I heard that it's relatively quiet inside because of the placement of the engines way back where they are. Of course the downside of that engine placement is that it cannot be easily re-engined with more modern more economical engines, which is why it's been retired by most of its former operators...