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citengr 3 posts  |  Last Activity: Mar 3, 2015 1:24 AM Member since: Feb 27, 2006
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    How many N-bomb dropped at Nagasaki?

    by mcmem Mar 2, 2015 2:19 AM
    citengr citengr Mar 3, 2015 1:24 AM Flag

    This was before my time, and I did read once that 2 N-bombs were dropped at Nagasaki because of the terrain. A lot of those killed were kidnapped Korean forced laborers.

    If the Russian indeed captured the 2nd bomb, perhaps that may explain why USSR could quickly copy the WW2 technology, but took them a long time to move forward.

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    3 worst plane accidents in 2014

    by mcmem Dec 29, 2014 6:12 PM
    citengr citengr Dec 30, 2014 5:21 PM Flag

    What are the potential causes of the crash?
    - Pilots became disoriented.
    - Plane could not survive weather.
    - Instrumentation failed, possibly pitot tube.
    NGC coulda, shoulda, woulda help Airbus and makes a buck.
    NGC/Airbus team almost beat BA on air transport. Shouldn't we know the weaknesses of our teammate? Previously another Airbus crashes into Atlantic because of frozen pitot tube.

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    3 worst plane accidents in 2014

    by mcmem Dec 29, 2014 6:12 PM
    citengr citengr Dec 30, 2014 12:03 AM Flag

    If we draw a small circle around the potential crash site, one billion people live inside this circle, together with 1000 radars. Still, nobody spotted the crash, and nobody can locate debris. Aliens must have taken these 2 planes.

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