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Oklahoma Guard: No injuries after midair F-16 collision over Kansas

ELK COUNTY, Kansas (KSN/AP) – The Oklahoma Air National Guard says two of its fighter jets collided over southeast Kansas during a training exercise, with one pilot ejecting from one of the aircraft. 140 more words


Excuse me while I kiss the sky.

Excuse me while I kiss the sky – jimi hendrix

This weekend I finally got the opportunity to ride in an L-39 jet fighter (after waiting almost 9 months!).

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two repeaters display single data

  repeater 1                   repeater 2

   ID Description qty            ID Description qty
   1   eggs        2             1  eggs         2
   2   bacon       4             2  bacon        4
   3   bread       1
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Hawker Hunter Mk.58

@ Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Honolulu, HI

September 2014

Went to attend the Wings Over the Pacific show in Hawaii, had my best opportunity to photograph a flight-worthy Hunter, and they leave the canopy cover on???  72 more words

Boeing E-6B Mercury (TACAMO)

@ Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Honolulu, HI

September 2014

My first spotting of this unique aircraft.  The U.S. Navy operates a fleet of E-6B TACAMO (“TAke Charge And Move Out”) Mercury aircraft which are extremely important as they are used to relay instructions to strategic nuclear forces in case of nuclear war, but also act as backups for E-4Bs Airborne Command Post aircraft.  27 more words

My Journey to Become an English Teacher in Japan #3: Worries

Since the start of October I have been checking the JET Programme website every day, but unfortunately the application forms still aren’t available. I’m now starting to panic slightly as the deadline to hand them in is the 28th November, and I’ll need to allow for postage time. 196 more words


World's First Jet-Turned Hostel in Stockholm, Sweden

No one likes airports or flying. If you are like me you can stand going to the airport three hours before your departure, going through customs, and sitting down on the same spot for hours. 288 more words