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#Caturday, July 4, 2015: Remove cat before flight

by 1389AD ( 28 Comments › )
Filed under Caturday, Open thread at July 4th, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Cat stows away in a glider in French Guiana…

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(h/t: Retail Hell Underground)

Published on Jun 21, 2015 by romain jantot
Un baptême de routine, jusqu’à ce que…de l’importance de regarder dans les ailes avant chaque vol.
Pour info le chat va très bien, il continue avec application son rôle de mascotte du club

Au club ULM 16-34 de Kourou, Guyane Française

A standard flight until… i still don’t know if it got in after the pre flight check or if i missed it.
The cat is doing well, she is still our mascot…

Honor Bound: Fly the Friendly Skies of Afghanistan

by 1389AD ( 113 Comments › )
Filed under Afghanistan, Humor, Military, Open thread at February 23rd, 2014 - 12:55 pm

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Published on Mar 25, 2013 by Raymond Bechard

Flying across Afghanistan isn’t like taking a trip to Disney World. Listen and Learn as the “Flight Attendant” welcomes soldiers and military contractors on the flight between Bagram Airfield and FOB Sharana. This video was taken by “Honor Bound” producer, Raymond Bechard.

Why Israeli airport security is effective – and why the TSA is useless

by 1389AD ( 68 Comments › )
Filed under Israel at January 14th, 2014 - 8:00 pm

Cracked Magazine has the story. Please click the links:

7 Reasons the TSA Sucks (A Security Expert’s Perspective)

Part 2 of the same article

#Caturday October 19, 2013: Hello Kitty takes to the skies

by 1389AD ( 9 Comments › )
Filed under Caturday, Open thread at October 19th, 2013 - 12:00 pm

In an effort to make air travel more tolerable for women and children, Taiwan’s EVA Airlines has a licensing agreement with Sanrio to create a Hello Kitty themed travel experience. The cuteness could almost make up for the sheer misery of LAX.

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Published on Oct 10, 2012 by CNN
The cutesy brand has been co-opted by EVA Airways to try and attract new fliers from a growing Chinese market.
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