by gvgoebel
11 Feb 2018, 11:20
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: C-17 Flight Video
Replies: 0
Views: 72

C-17 Flight Video

Very nice video tribute to the C-17 "Mighty Moose":



Pretty impressive for a "trash hauler".
by gvgoebel
07 Feb 2018, 11:20
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Falcon Heavy Launch
Replies: 2
Views: 93

Re: Falcon Heavy Launch

Well, stuff DIDN'T happen -- other than the grand excitement in launch control:   "People dancing naked on the tables!   Women throwing their babies into the air!"



I like the synchronized landing of the strapon boosters.   That had to be planned.
by gvgoebel
06 Feb 2018, 20:49
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Ehang Aerobuggy
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Ehang Aerobuggy

China does electric fliers:



All the thing amounts to is an oversized quadcopter drone.   It's a cute toy; needs work to be very useful.  As an AGENTS OF SHIELD fan, the character in this video smells like a HYDRA villain.
by gvgoebel
05 Feb 2018, 19:13
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Falcon Heavy Launch
Replies: 2
Views: 93

Re: Falcon Heavy Launch

On the basis saying:  "Break a leg!" -- to wish good luck, here's SpaceX in an grand exercise in self-mockery:

by gvgoebel
05 Feb 2018, 01:41
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Vulcanair & Technam Twins
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: Vulcanair & Technam Twins

Moving along, the Technam P2006 Multi-Mission Aircraft -- bit of an Iron Eagle military video this one, switches musical gears in mid-stream:



Pretty little aircraft; some of the scenes in this video are stimulating.
by gvgoebel
05 Feb 2018, 01:37
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Vulcanair & Technam Twins
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: Vulcanair & Technam Twins

Next, a much more polished but less substantial promo video for the Vulcanair P68TP aviator turboprop twin:

by gvgoebel
05 Feb 2018, 01:34
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Vulcanair & Technam Twins
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Vulcanair & Technam Twins

In honor of the Partenavia (Vulcanair) / Tecnam article released this month on Air Vectors, here's a straightforward walk-around for the P68R from the UK's Financial Times:

by gvgoebel
19 Jan 2018, 20:28
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Spectacular Falcon Launch From Vandenberg AFB, 22 December 2017
Replies: 1
Views: 175

Re: Spectacular Falcon Launch From Vandenberg AFB, 22 December 2017

Not quite as spectacular -- Michigan meteor, 16 January 2018:

by gvgoebel
23 Dec 2017, 11:44
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: WFIRST observatory
Replies: 0
Views: 20

WFIRST observatory

From NASA Goddard:

by gvgoebel
28 Nov 2017, 01:50
Forum: Guest Comments
Topic: Getting Radical For The Holidays
Replies: 3
Views: 170

Re: Getting Radical For The Holidays

This one's a bit subtler: