David Knights' Weblog

April 21, 2018

Iranian UAV shot down

Filed under: Politics,Technology — dknights @ 8:25 am
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Interesting story.   I’d like to know more.

April 20, 2018

Vulcan

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 7:27 pm
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Trumpeter is teasing a Avro Vulcan.  Is it 72nd scale?  Who knows.

Russian Navy activity

Filed under: Politics — dknights @ 3:25 pm
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Putin flexes his naval muscles.  The Russians seem to be doing this more often.

April 18, 2018

More on SWA 1380

Filed under: General — dknights @ 4:46 pm
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Great story here on the pilot of SWA 1380.  Previous post here.

April 17, 2018

A sad day for SWA

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 10:26 pm
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Story here.  This is very sad.

RIP Harry the Hat

Filed under: General — dknights @ 8:40 am
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Harry Anderson has died. I loved Harry Anderson’s work.  He was an amazing guy from a tough childhood. He will be missed.

April 16, 2018

More Eduard MiG-21

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 2:33 pm
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I know readers must be getting tired of posts on this kit, but I can’t tell you how long I’ve been waiting for this one.  Here is the first box art for the new kit.

April 15, 2018

Sign this petition

Filed under: Modeling — dknights @ 9:19 pm
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The petition is to get Ed Dyess the Medal of Honor.  Please go here and click the link to sign the petition.

Syria

Filed under: Politics,Technology — dknights @ 1:17 pm
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Interesting report on the weapons used in the recent strikes on Syria.  Will see if it deters Assad from using such weapons.

 

More info here.

April 14, 2018

Russia’s weapons woes

Filed under: Politics,Technology — dknights @ 8:37 am
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A nice article from Strategypage on why much of the Russian military is a paper tiger.  I suspect the truth is even worse than these reports.

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