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Aviation trivia quiz.

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posted on Mar, 22 2016 @ 07:32 AM
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a reply to: Bedlam

Or a guy steps out of his AA meeting and curses him.




posted on Mar, 22 2016 @ 08:59 AM
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Considering that the can would be doing over 120 mph, they would be more like small frag grenades on impact.



posted on Mar, 22 2016 @ 06:04 PM
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originally posted by: JIMC5499
Considering that the can would be doing over 120 mph, they would be more like small frag grenades on impact.


Obviously you never watched Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. The styrofoam beer cooler would act as a parachute, silly.



posted on Mar, 22 2016 @ 06:59 PM
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a reply to: waynos

Another fantastically Gerry Anderson-esque concept.

It's desogns like that, that make me sad that aviation stayed so conservative (or sad that the US never gave the Brits any of that sweet Marshall Plan cash and instead allowed the British Empire and her glorious aviation industry to rot away under decades of postwar economic blight, but that's another rant for another forum)



posted on Mar, 22 2016 @ 07:18 PM
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What were the names of the first two supersonic ejection victims?



posted on Mar, 22 2016 @ 07:58 PM
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a reply to: Zaphod58
George Smith via Theaviationist.com
Smith ejected at Mach 1.05 from an F-100 Super Sabre off Laguna Beach, California, on Feb. 26, 1955 after experiencing a flight control failure. He spent 5 days in coma and eventually recovered in spite of various injuries.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 08:38 AM
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originally posted by: Bedlam

originally posted by: JIMC5499
Considering that the can would be doing over 120 mph, they would be more like small frag grenades on impact.


Obviously you never watched Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. The styrofoam beer cooler would act as a parachute, silly.


I believe that I stated that the cooler broke-up.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 08:54 AM
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a reply to: Semicollegiate

P40 Curtis Warhawks.
Led by Claire Chenault.
No idea they even got paid to shoot down the japs, thought they did it for fun.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 01:59 PM
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I don't expect this one to last more than about five minutes,but I'll give it a go anyway.

Which famous musician once flew his private jet on an 1800 mile round trip to buy some sandwiches,and what was it's radio callsign?



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 02:12 PM
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I know it was Elvis, but I don't know the call sign.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 05:22 PM
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What is the largest air to air refueling tanker, and who operates it?



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 05:28 PM
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a reply to: Zaphod58

Since no one is piping up on the second one I'll answer it.

Yogi, the bear.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 05:58 PM
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a reply to: JIMC5499

It had Lisa Marie on the nose.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 06:51 PM
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a reply to: Zaphod58

I knew that, I was thinking radio call sign.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 06:55 PM
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a reply to: JIMC5499

So was I, but I'm assuming it was related to that.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 07:09 PM
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a reply to: Zaphod58

Iran's 747.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 07:15 PM
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originally posted by: JIMC5499
I know it was Elvis, but I don't know the call sign.


Yes it was of course Elvis.The radio callsign was the name of one his most famous songs.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 07:16 PM
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Hound dog.



posted on Mar, 23 2016 @ 07:17 PM
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originally posted by: Zaphod58
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Hound dog.


Hound dog..........?



posted on Mar, 24 2016 @ 01:47 PM
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What is this? (clicking on the image counts as cheating!!


edit on 24-3-2016 by waynos because: (no reason given)




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