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Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-12-2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,628
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Presidential Predictions for NOV 2016

Yes this is GREAT! I'm happy I didn't start WWIII here and that this is generally very civilized and casual ... KEEP IT GOING!! :cool:
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-12-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,736
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Orlando night club - possible terror attack 20 feared dead!

I've been SMH (shaking my head) in disgust all morning about this utterly SENSELESS and despicable act against innocent people. Still SMH :cry:
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-10-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,628
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Presidential Predictions for NOV 2016

Not bad EH??? EH??? EH??? LOL

So do I qualify for Canadian residency??? EH???

Actually, TRUTH be TOLD, I was a BRITISH Subject BEFORE becoming a naturalized U.S. Citizen ... born in West...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-09-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,320
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Airbus A380: The Death Watch Begins!

"If it ain't BOEING ... we ain't GOING!"
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-08-2016, 11:38 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,628
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Presidential Predictions for NOV 2016

Glad there are more partakers ... GREAT!

Let me further elaborate on my personal prediction regarding Trump's victory in November ... it won't even be close ... it'll be of landslide proportions...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-08-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,628
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Presidential Predictions for NOV 2016

So only the "MadMajor" is mad ENOUGH to offer his prediction? C'mon everyone ... join in the fun! :rolleyes:
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-08-2016, 02:41 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,628
Posted By MarinerOne
Presidential Predictions for NOV 2016

Hey everyone ... this isn't meant to be a political discussion in terms of viewpoints and detailed opinion.

I was having lunch with my former boss from Mazda today and he asked me who I thought...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-08-2016, 02:34 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,320
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Airbus A380: The Death Watch Begins!

I concur with Theodore here. Despite the "potential" for future orders via Emirates and maybe a few here and there from Asian airlines, the likelihood of a flurry of orders on the magnitude of...
Forum: Custom Made Models 05-19-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 88,871
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Manila folder 777-300ER — Build Log (kinda)

Welcome back ManilaPlane! So what is the rough estimate for completion of this model ... if I may ask? Or at least, how far along are you in terms of percentage-wise on the 777-300ER model? It...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 05-19-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,071
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Egyptair MS804 Paris to Cairo missing

As soon as I heard that it "disappeared" at 37000 feet, "red lights" started flashing in my head ... I'm sure most of us suspect the worst ... terrorism ...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 04-21-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: R.I.P., Prince Rogers Nelson aka Prince

Definitely ... he had been complaining of flu-like symptoms of late ... he was a strict vegan from what I had read elsewhere, so he seemed to be rather health-conscious ... may he RIP :sad:
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 04-21-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 886
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Boeing delivers its 9,000th 737.

9000 ... that's CRAZY!

What's even more remarkable is that the 8000th was delivered to UNITED in April of 2014, and now the 9000th just 2 years later! That divides out to around 40 to 42...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 04-08-2016, 02:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,823
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Kia Sorento vs Hyundai Santa Fe 2016

Not the rusting issue - that's a thing of the past ... we've owned several Mazdas already ... CX-7, CX-9 and now CX-5 ... no rusting whatsoever ... regarding transaxles I can't speak for others but...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 04-07-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,823
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Kia Sorento vs Hyundai Santa Fe 2016

I know there are a lot of varying opinions on brands/cars, but just as a casual suggestion, would you be interested in the Mazda CX-5...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-30-2016, 05:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,338
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Consumer Reports' top smartphone: Samsung's Galaxy S7!

The Razrs were really cool when they first came out ... so slim and minimal ... really harkened back to those Star Trek days! :cool:
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-30-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,338
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Consumer Reports' top smartphone: Samsung's Galaxy S7!

Competition and options are always a good thing, and it gives more choices for the public to choose from ... so I'm all for that ... smartphones have become such a quality commodity these days that I...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 03-25-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,607
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: MH370 - part of Rolls Royce engine cowling has been found!

Most likely because they are the most wealthy defendant sue-able! :rolleyes:
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-21-2016, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Hair Transplant?

Someday they will perfect the technique of CLONING individual hair follicles - in a laboratory environment. Right now there are companies researching this process - and all it would take is a small...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-20-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Hair Transplant?

Absolutely NOT! Bald is very en vogue these days and the number of Caucasians with either bald or shaved domes these days make it a fashionable look for sure. Back in the 70s the only guy that made...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-19-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Hair Transplant?

T7 ... now why didn't you post that video BEFORE I made the decision to get the transplant? :rolleyes:

Coulda spent the money on another Brad Shinn custom!! :D
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-19-2016, 03:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Hair Transplant?

Thanks QFA388 .. I appreciate the kind words ... I hope it's worth it down the road ... kinda hard to wait the many months to see the results but I guess I can consider it a gestation period similar...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-18-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Main suspect for Paris Attacks is captured!!

That's BRILLIANT news ... now castrate the bastard while he's awake! :o
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-18-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Hair Transplant?

On average for the FUE method, it costs $5 per hair follicle graft. But if you go with the "strip method", it's $3 per graft. I didn't want the surgical removal of a strip of scalp and the sutures...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-18-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MarinerOne
Hair Transplant?

Anyone here ever have a hair transplant? After many years of deliberation, I went ahead and had the procedure performed on Wednesday ... I had 2000 follicles moved from the back of my head to the...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 03-05-2016, 12:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,375
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: B777 stablizer found 'High possibility' debris is from MH370.

Very true ... the only saving grace is that at least they know that the plane went down and is submerged in the ocean ... better than not finding any wreckage and wondering what ever happened to the...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-05-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 493
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Police: Knife reportedly found on ex-O.J. Simpson estate! Is it the one?

OJ probably dramatically increased his salt intake prior to the trial so that he would retain water making his hands puffy :rolleyes:
...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 02-26-2016, 09:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 813
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Stumbled upon ... Hillary thru the years ...

I'm FAR more interested in the iPad Pro than I'm pro-Hillary ... I'm actually ANTI-Hillary to be totally Frank ... or Bob ... or Bill ... or Joe ... or Steve or even Ted!
Forum: General Squawk Talk 02-25-2016, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 813
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Stumbled upon ... Hillary thru the years ...

HAHA guys/gals ... thanks for your "support" ... the iPad Pro is pretty versatile eh? Do you have a keyboard accessory for it? By the sounds of it the iPencil is great ... regarding Hillary I'm NOT...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 02-24-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 813
Posted By MarinerOne
Stumbled upon ... Hillary thru the years ...

Absolutely NOTHING political about this ... in fact there was a "stretch" there where she possessed a classic beauty ... in fact around 00:26 thru 00:28 she looked like a hybrid between Madonna and...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-24-2016, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 815
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: United Ponders an Earlier Retirement for Out-of-Favor 747s

The fact that United, Delta and other operators of the 747-400 isn't replacing these 4-holers with newer 747-8Is speaks volumes. It would be a logical transition, but these days the defacto choice...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-20-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By MarinerOne
Cool pic of an empty Dreamliner BBJ cabin

That stands for Boeing Business Jet btw ... here's the scoop:

Boeing Business Jets Delivers First Two BBJ 787-8s of 2014 - Feb 5, 2014...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-20-2016, 02:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,257
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Air France grounds it's last B747 after 40 years in service!

You're most welcome T7! Sad that AF won't be operating the 747-8I it seems ... c'est la vie! :sad:
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-18-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,257
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Air France grounds it's last B747 after 40 years in service!

I just stumbled across this video and HAD to share it ... all I can say is "turn UP your sound volume on your computer or smartphone ... and enjoy some of the finest air-to-air footage you'll ever...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-10-2016, 10:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,065
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: New Russian Airplane in the works? - Frigate Ecojet

According to the chart above (and below), they are claiming that the seat cushion width in a 10-abreast configuration would be 432mm, which is (according to the same chart) the same seat cushion...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-10-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,005
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Pissed-off passenger urinates on fellow flier!!

I JUST read that on YAHOO and was about to share it here ... just freakin' UN-BELIEVEABLE!!! What is this world coming to? Road rage ... unqualified women driving SUVs as if they are TANKS ......
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-09-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: IRAN wants to buy 500 airplanes and resume USA flights!

Well in light of those facts, not to mention trading in Euros vs. dollars, then I don't even see Iran purchasing ANY Boeings ... not even the newest versions ... the political ramifications are too...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-09-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,065
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: New Russian Airplane in the works? - Frigate Ecojet

Interesting concept ...

http://i24.servimg.com/u/f24/15/54/62/79/chf10.jpg

http://airlinersnow.com/newslog/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Frigate_Ecojet_cabin.jpg
...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-09-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: IRAN wants to buy 500 airplanes and resume USA flights!

Just in light-hearted jest LH :D ... by a similar analogy they did just order about a dozen A380s did they not? That plane is of similar "efficiency" (or lack thereof) as the 747-8 ... basically...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-08-2016, 09:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: IRAN wants to buy 500 airplanes and resume USA flights!

Them are SPs no less ... at least the one in the background! Unfortunately, or rather FORTUNATELY, they have more than enough ca$h on hand to purchase a state-of-the-art fleet ... please do consider...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-08-2016, 12:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,095
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Unknown 747-8

No offense to the owner or anyone, but I find that livery very arbitrary and random, and generally unattractive ... glad the owner at least likes it!
Forum: Custom Made Models 02-02-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,915
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: United Battleship 737-300 1/200

Brilliant work AF! I've always liked the battleship gray UA scheme … it was strange at first, but you gotta admit it was "different" and unique, and for that they should be commended. Anything over...
Forum: Custom Made Models 01-31-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 14,255
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Psa b727-200

Final thoughts … this incredible model arrived via FedEx safely on Friday, and thanks to an excellent packing job by Brad, this VERY heavy solid resin model arrived intact and unscathed (except for...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 01-30-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Boeing 737 MAX jet successfully completes first flight

First flight of MAX

<iframe width="853" height="480" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/8VYTP9lyRDA" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

First landing of MAX (lots of pitch and roll on...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 01-30-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Air Force One contract is now official

Great news for Boeing! This order will extend the 747 production line another 6 months … they're at .5 frames/planes per month as it stands :rolleyes:
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 01-26-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,878
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: IRAN wants to buy 500 airplanes and resume USA flights!

I'll bet Boeing is "chomping at the bit" right about now … probably hoping that some airline ANYWHERE will buy a few dozen frames of the 747-8 … since they have been long-time Boeing customers with...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 01-26-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,411
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: New Alaska Airlines Livery

White paint is probably less expensive than navy blue :roll eyes:

Also, I surely didn't realize they were operators of the CV-880!
...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 01-26-2016, 02:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,411
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: New Alaska Airlines Livery

Found a YouTube on the brand refresh process … ENJOY!

<iframe width="853" height="480" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2DGHj_YI5a0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

And also just...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 01-25-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,411
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: New Alaska Airlines Livery

That new livery is EXCELLENT!! Maintains the cherished Eskimo legacy and brings it into the 21st century ... the designers did an outstanding job!!
...
Forum: Custom Made Models 01-12-2016, 01:21 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 14,255
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Psa b727-200

Thanks David! It's been a great experience working with Brad, and he will NOT disappoint you! :D



Great recollection there Scott - I had no idea that Jerry Brown was that close to being a...
Forum: Custom Made Models 01-11-2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 14,255
Posted By MarinerOne
Re: Psa b727-200

Hey there Kitty Hawk … Bert here … and yes indeedy this model is coming my way sometime in the not-too-distant future. This will be a belated Christmas gift to myself (my wife doesn't even know...
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