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Highest Railway Station In Europe: Jungfraujoch In Switzerland

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Misc Travel

King Air spins

Some damn scary shit right there.

The jumpers blocked the airflow and shifted the gravity balance:

The stall and subsequent spin happened when we allowed too many jumpers on the outside step, causing an aft center of gravity and excessive blocking of the airflow to the left horizontal stabilizer. The nose then pitched up beyond the controllability of the elevator

Xei, pilot, King Air

More details can be read here.

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Misc Travel

River Trash Interceptors

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Hong Kong housing

Video from 2018. Since then, we’ve seen the riots (revolution?) in HKG. Suddenly, the HDBs in Singapore make a lot more sense, and we should credit the SG Housing Board for their solution (sure, HDBs are not perfect, but compared to those cages…).

Living conditions in Singapore in

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Dubai

Cheap flights with Thai Airways (economy). SIN – BKK – DXB.

Couple of days of Dubai with Shan. So going to ski and quad in the desert !