THIS IS YOUR CAPTAIN SPEAKING

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While Waiting

 

Waiting is a huge part of aviation. You wait for the fueler to arrive, the mechanic to show, the weather to clear, 

and so forth. We'll present here a few things with which to amuse yourself as you while away the hours. 

This page will be ever changing and growing. Send us your favorites. 

 

Well at least they didn't call it "breaking news." Thanks, Dan.

 

I think I flew this airplane one time. Don't remember hanging it out to dry like this, though. Thanks, Jonathan.    

    Oshkosh. Some great YouTube clips. Thanks, Len.

    Gibraltar. The most interesting airport I ever flew into. Thanks, Jonathan.

     Flight 1549 Simulation . Great animation on YouTube. Thanks Mary and Len for the link.. 

     Lindbergh's Trans-Atlantic Flight. Some great clips. Click on "Contact" on the left to then select from the four clips in the center. Thanks, Jonathan.

      In the Age of the 707.... Ah, for the good ole days. Thanks Jonathan and unknown author.

      Charlie Brown and his B-17, a great Memorial Day story. Thanks, Dave and Andy.

      Some really great airshow shots. Thanks, Dan. Memorial Day Air Show from Jones Beach, NY

       Whale Tale: Another good story from Mike. Thanks much. 

      Cornfield Bomber: A good story. Thanks, Mike.

       Military Photos: Some of these are repeats, but the new ones are awesome! Number 17 just begs the title "Roger Ball."

      For CEOs only. Thanks, Jonathan.

      US Airways 1549

        From http://www.flightcrewzoo.com

Oldest Boeing Airliner In Flying Condition. Thanks, Dave. Boeing 40C

The biggest of the bigs. Thanks Steve. Antonov 225

Fishing (?) is hours and hours of boredom interrupted by moments of shear terror. (This Way)

F-16 cuts it just a bit too close. (click here)

No Frills Airline (click here). Needs media player.

What old loadmasters do after retirement. (click here)

Pilot Humor:  http://www.worteldrie.com/flash/emer.html

Packing Pilots:  http://www.gophergas.com/funstuff/captainspeaking1.htm

       Videos  A growing lists of neat flicks.  

       


       A tour of the A380 cockpit.  http://www.gillesvidal.com/blogpano/cockpit1.htm

       A great way to while away a few hours! (The Oops List)

        For those who dream of flying (no, I mean really flying) check this out. (Jet-Man) 

        Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: Some really great photos.

       Video: Why the captain gets the big bucks (well, not so big anymore, but you'll get the idea).

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       Links for sudoku enthusiasts:(1)SUDOKU,  (2)SUDOKU .

       Peg Game http://gotofreegames.com/IQGame/free_peg_game.htm

         Moving Jigsaw Puzzle Drag and drop the pieces.

  Airplane frolicking in the surf.


Is This Possible??


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Are the purple lines straight or bent?


Do you see gray areas in between the squares?
Now where did they come from?

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You should see a man's face and also a word...
Hint: Try tilting your head to the right, the world begins with 'L'

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Take a look at the picture above. It is not animated. Your eyes are making it move. To test this, stare at one spot for a couple seconds and everything will stop moving. Or look at the black center of each circle and it will stop moving. But move your eyes to the next black center and the previous will move after you take your eyes away from it.

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A bathroom floor painted to catch the attention 

of your unwary aviation minded friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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