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Why Did The Pentagon Use The B-2 Against Terrorists? Commented on: 2 days ago (January 20, 2017)

It demonstrates that Naval assets are superfluous.

U.S. Air Force Chief Backs Idea Of Low-Cost Fighter Fleet Commented on: 3 days ago (January 19, 2017)

Bouncing down the chute in rough air is not conducive to precision placement of the bullets, rockets, or bombs. Precision-guided weapons (small-diameter bombs) from a Scorpion are a much better...

Boeing Defines Final 737 MAX Stretch Offering Commented on: 1 week ago (January 11, 2017)

"This thing is gonna be a dog without more thrust."
Longer runways.

Opinion: The Coming Era Of Small-Scale Air Travel Commented on: 1 week ago (January 9, 2017)

"VTOL vehicles will become more akin to automobiles than aircraft"
We'll all have to take one day per week to get air worthiness inspections. Automobile engines operate at 20% power....

Approach Stall in Akron Commented on: 2 weeks ago (January 5, 2017)

...change to the local airport advisory frequency...the airplane’s speed excursions . The last transmission the crew advised ATC they were changing to the advisory frequency.
The flight crew...

Inadequate Training Key To Garuda Indonesia Excursions Commented on: 2 weeks ago (January 5, 2017)

Aileron into the wind, opposite rudder. What is so difficult ?
The insurance companies should pull the plug on runways shorter than 2 nautical miles (12,000 feet, in round numbers).
A...

Should The MH370 Search Expand? Commented on: 4 weeks ago (December 22, 2016)

Send the anti-submarine forces out there with instruction not to come back until they find it. Is the lesson here that an aluminum submarine can't be found ?

Textron Aviation Not Ruling Out T-X Bid Commented on: 4 weeks ago (December 21, 2016)

Which aircraft can be operated at the minimum cost per flight hour ? What pilots need is FLIGHT TIME. Getting the stuffings scared out of you in real weather or combat maneuvering cannot be...

LiquidPiston Rotary X-Engine Offers Compact UAV Power Commented on: 5 weeks ago (December 14, 2016)

The tree-huggers strangled the Wankel; too much emissions.
Perhaps the EPA under the new Administration can make the case that burning less fuel pollutes less, even though the grams of...

Fatal Missteps Led To F-16 Collision With Cessna Commented on: 5 weeks ago (December 14, 2016)

In the bomb pattern at Fallon, someone called "415, check your 12."
Bigger than life, there was a Cessna.
I came off the perch a little early.
Lives were saved by others on the...

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