Posts tagged with ‘Atlantic’


9.11 – Columbus’ History of Genocide

June 11, 2020

History Not Taught is History Forgot: Columbus’ Legacy of Genocide Excerpted from the book Indians are Us (Common Courage Press, 1994) by Ward Churchill This is an almost verbatim copy of an article in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. I found the original very hard to read but was so impressed by it that I […]

Flight AF 447 Upward Jets, More Evidence

August 24, 2009

Continuing on From…  What Killed Flight AF 447 Since the search for the ‘black boxes’ of Flight 447 was abandoned a few days ago (20th Aug 2009 – see news item),  only 3 days later, Nature’s On-line version has published reports of the jet things I was going on about in my first article about […]

Technical Xenophobic BBC Air Crash Reports

July 16, 2009

Introduction You may not have noticed the co-incidence yesterday, but an Iranian aircraft crashed and the US Space Shuttle took off.  the co-incidence was in  the strange reporting that envelops such events. Iranian Crash This, as air crashes go, was pretty ordinary – something went wrong, it crashed, everyone died.  You’d expect some reasoned discussion, […]

Flight AF 447 Ocean Floor

June 21, 2009

Atlantic Ocean Floor Profile Following the (as yet unresolved) crash of the Air France airbus on flight AF 447, much has been made about the ocean floor having huge cracks and being very uneven.  Most atlases, online and TV news reports say this and back the statement up with visual imagery of the bathymetry.  See […]

What Killed Flight AF 447

June 3, 2009

What Brought Down the Air France Jet over the Atlantic? Just my tuppence worth.  The best current info on the subject is Wikipedia which has peer reviewed sifting and not a load of speculative ‘maybes’.  See Also, check for good weather, navigation and aircraft info. Prescript Aside from a bomb, which has never […]