"It is interesting that locally ruling peasant from the desert attracted more aerial technology than a disaster near world's most populated city. Total mismanagement on top levels among G8 countries.
In Allah our hope."
"Rory I think this is exactly what happened that caused the nuclear problem. They were afreaid of venting radioactive stuff out of the containment. When they finally had to prevent it from venting its' self, they used the 18" drywell…"
"I get the feeling that the Japanese cultural trait to manage by consensus and committee will be working against them when dealing with a crisis of this nature that requires rapid decisions and tossing out of the operational manual."
"The Global Hawk has been there for a while now, as well as a couple of manned U2's. I think the Hawk or one of the craft have radiation monitoring and sampling pods. We will not see the pictures because they are "classified". We…"
"Our understanding is that in Japan, the culture against interfering in someone else's cleanup effort is a lot stricter than it is elsewhere. A government taking over a corporation's cleanup effort is a greater evil than in other…"
I have stopped my Predator build and sold most of my gear, for now. Doing more research and looking to get a good basic trainer (.40 or .60 class) not sure if it will be nitro or electric yet. A 2.4 gHz radio system. And put in some simple build time and then get experience flying.
The Predator became a stalled frustrating build because I was trying too much at once, without any experience to back myself up.
I've been working on a Nitro Predator for about a month and ahalf now. I'm stalled trying to figure out some problems with an Airtronics radio system I have that doesn't want to work. Everything "seems" OK but when I hook up servos to the receiver and try to control with the TX, no luck. the servos jitter when I apply power at the receiver, but no response at all to TX commands.
am playing with adding a controllable rudder to the Predator for no other reason than the real one has… Continue