During WW II a British fighter pilot was shot down over Germany and he was captured by the Nazis. He was hurt pretty bad, so the German doctor amputated his left arm. He requested that they drop his arm over his base in England. So the Germans did. The next week they amputated his other […]
In 1988, Steve Jennings was on vacation in Australia after graduating from Southeastern University. During a hike through the Outback, he came across a young elephant standing with one leg raised in the air as if it was in pain. The elephant seemed distressed, so Steve approached it very carefully. He got down on one […]
From now on, it’ll never be said that airport ground crews and engineers lack a sense of humor. We dug up a few actual (or at least claimed to be) logged maintenance complaints by QANTAS pilots and the corrective action recorded by mechanics. Problem: Test flight OK, except autoland very rough. Solution: Autoland not installed on this aircraft. Problem: […]
A strong young man at the construction site was bragging that he could outdo anyone in a feat of strength. “I am the strongest, most powerful man here,” he boasted. He made a special case of making fun of John, one of the older workmen. After several minutes, John had enough. “Why don’t you put […]
I can think of some pretty stupid things to do, certainly though nothing as stupid as watching these guys practically smear themselves all over a public road in their homemade “Ramp Van.” [youtube width=”425″ height=”335″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJV-jTzn8K4[/youtube] Could have been worse I suppose. Eh.