I was digging through an old hard drive and found this video of my twins. This was Christmas Day 2008, when they were three years old. The guitar was a Christmas gift. This cracks me up every time I watch it. I miss this age.
This cartoon was originally published in 1995.
The Porsche Cayenne has pulled an A380, and now this Tesla X P100D is pulling a 787. Actually, electric airplane tugs are starting to become a thing, as airports are switching to them in an attempt to lower emissions.
Taking off from the Reflecting Pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial. The buildings to the right are the old Main Navy and Munitions Buildings.
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This extraordinary photo was taken by Life Magazine photographer Larry Burrows. Burrows captured some of the most iconic images of the Vietnam war, photographs that portrayed both the horrors and the brotherhood of war. Along with two other photographers, Burrows was killed in 1971 when his helicopter was shot down…
Whittier, California. Anybody care to guess the year? I have no idea.
Leaving in a couple of weeks. Should be fun. With side trips, it will likely be closer to 3,000 miles, which is about normal for our summer driving vacations.
I heard you guys liked flying boats. So lets start our week off with the queen of flying boats, the Boeing 314 Yankee Clipper, flying over Washington DC. Best if we just keep going, though. No good reason to land there.
I’m only here for the cars.
Be safe out there.
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Mmm, I do love polished aluminum airplanes. Have a great Friday, Oppo.
Grumman E-2C(D?) Hawkeye at NAS Norfolk.