Pictures: Bike +Airplane

Discussion in 'Photos' started by andy29847, Aug 14, 2007.

  1. mnnden

    mnnden Been here awhile

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    Although it is not a photograph, it is a picture I find very interesting, Den
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  2. Keith

    Keith Slabbing it

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  3. HogWild

    HogWild Scott Whitney

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    Bring it along with you ...
  4. Albin

    Albin Adventurer

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    HereĀ“s another one......


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  5. roadholder

    roadholder Long timer

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    Interesting shot.
    It's amazing to think that Glen Curtis road a bike 137 mph in 1907....20 mph FASTER then WW1 fighter planes were going 10 years later!
  6. NaMi

    NaMi Mirko

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    Ajaccio-Corsica. jeeeep...steed is behind Me.

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  7. Owlseye

    Owlseye Been here awhile

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    I'm not so sure Mitchamus-- I'm still betting on St Barts, pre airport reno's in 2004 see http://www.st-barths.com/editorials/airport_repair04.html

    We used to sit in a pub (sorry, cafe...it's a French Island) and watch planes lurch over that mountain and onto the runway, which ran downhill before it flattened out.
    The webcam for the St Barts airport shows the view from the other angle, and you can see both the hill and the road at the top of it. That Cessna (F OIJO) is registered to Air Caribe... The scooters, convertibles, Just saying, is all.

    On another "Can they really do that", the international airport on St Martin used to have (maybe still does- I havent been there for 7 years) Air France and KLM 747s use the entire runway-- their tail used to hang over the road at one end of the runway and cars drove underneath. The jet blast used to disturb water way out into the bay, and if you left a beach towel unattended, it was gone! I would guess that in post 9/11 times planes and spectators arent permitted to be in such close quarters.
  8. YamaGeek

    YamaGeek Ancient trailbike padwan

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    Ok it's probably stretching the concept a bit, but how about a scooter created for an R/C model aircraft flight sim... :wink:

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  9. roadholder

    roadholder Long timer

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    Malta Spitfire Ace, Wing Commander "Buck" McNair, RCAF

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  10. ADV8

    ADV8 Taumarunui..Darwin..

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  11. Backcountryboy

    Backcountryboy Been here awhile

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    Taken today in Abbotsford BC Canada. It might be old, but it still looks mighty fast, even on display.
  12. ADV8

    ADV8 Taumarunui..Darwin..

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  13. andy29847

    andy29847 Dirt Road Rider

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    Let's get this thread started again.

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  14. Rhyolite

    Rhyolite Been here awhile

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  15. Trumper

    Trumper Eclectic Dilettante

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    Friends bike out at Eagle Field; an abandoned base in the California Central Valley.

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  16. Instigator

    Instigator n00b

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    3 weeks in Baja last year at this time - This was the return stopping for a cerveza in Gonzaga Bay.

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  17. indianscout

    indianscout Dexter

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    Ya, and he didn't tell me about it untill afterwards eather!! At least he was kind enough to show me the pictures of the flight (on the tri-motor). The scout's a blast with that light sidecar rig on it! The whole thing just screams cool!:clap
  18. KCDakar

    KCDakar What are we waiting for?

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    Holy Moly Mutha Of Mergatroy! Is that you Bro!!!!?
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    Kick the dog for me!:poser
  19. quicktoys2

    quicktoys2 ADVrider junkie :)

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    Awesome pic
  20. indianscout

    indianscout Dexter

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    YUP, that be me! :D I'd kick the dog for you but then I would have to bite you for him. :lol3 Good to hear from you! :clap