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by Airspeed
17 Sep 2019, 03:52
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Video: R/C Reds meet R/C Concorde
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Re: Video: R/C Reds meet R/C Concorde

Welassabiggun!
by Airspeed
17 Sep 2019, 03:26
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Victory Boulevard, Ashburton
Replies: 8
Views: 128

Re: Victory Boulevard, Ashburton

Paul,
You're the recipient of your Observer's badge! :thumbsup:

Brian,
You nearly earned yours by saying that you love the street names in the area, but your report omitted that this was the reason for my interest. :doh:

Chris,
It's just not cricket, old boy! :lol:
by Airspeed
16 Sep 2019, 09:12
Forum: Payware Heads Up!!
Topic: Review of the New HTC Vive Cosmos
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: Review of the New HTC Vive Cosmos

You could always sell the house, Nigel.
With your head stuck in the helmet, you wouldn't even miss it. :lol:
by Airspeed
16 Sep 2019, 09:02
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Victory Boulevard, Ashburton
Replies: 8
Views: 128

Re: Victory Boulevard, Ashburton

Anybody else had this happen? This is the second time in the last 3 months for me :doh: http://airspeedsflyingvisit.threadwings.com.au/wpimages/wpe7721227_06.png I was trying to say that Dave(M)'s response serves me right, for deliberately picking the wrong part of the image, as I do so often. :agre...
by Airspeed
15 Sep 2019, 06:32
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Victory Boulevard, Ashburton
Replies: 8
Views: 128

Victory Boulevard, Ashburton

I was going through some old receipts recently, and noticed the above address of the business. It was an unexpectedly interesting visit for me when we picked up the goods. You can either check out Google maps, or hit this link, to see why: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Victory+Blvd,+Ashburton+VI...
by Airspeed
15 Sep 2019, 06:20
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Auster Kingsland
Replies: 2
Views: 88

Re: Auster Kingsland

Hi Brian, and thanks for posting! :thumbsup: That's an exclusive jigsaw! According to my reading, that's the one and only "Kingsland" variation of the J1. It's fitted with a Continental 0-200-A, and has a slightly smaller cockpit; maybe because the engine takes up more space? It experienced at least...
by Airspeed
13 Sep 2019, 03:54
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Free Aircraft Manuals
Replies: 1
Views: 334

Re: Free Aircraft Manuals

Thanks for the HU, Nigel!
Always good to see the real thing. :agree:
by Airspeed
09 Sep 2019, 08:02
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Royal Flying Doctor Service
Replies: 2
Views: 241

Re: The Royal Flying Doctor Service

Hey Mike, I think your Google's broken. I typed "Balladonia" and it added the wa which yielded heaps including Wikipedia . How could we forget it when Skylab fell on it? :doh: Paul Hi Paul, Turns out that my Google isn't broken, but my observatory skills were. Bit distracted after a tooth extractio...
by Airspeed
08 Sep 2019, 12:38
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Ancient Greek Wisdom?
Replies: 6
Views: 298

Re: Ancient Greek Wisdom?

I thought that sounded familiar, Eric. *-) With the greatest respect, I direct your Honour's attention to the afternoon of the tenth of November, two thousand and eleven, when your Honour made a similar submission to the Members of this Organisation. I further contend that I got a laugh on both occa...
by Airspeed
08 Sep 2019, 12:27
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: The Royal Flying Doctor Service
Replies: 2
Views: 241

The Royal Flying Doctor Service

Thought you may like to know that according to a publication celebrating 90 years service, the RFDS uses 18 highway landing strips. All these names are followed by "ROADSTRIP", which I'm not going to type 18 times. South Australia CHADWICK TRAEGER New South Wales SHANNON'S CREEK Western Australia AG...