• Some important meeting in Geneva?

    For the last two days we have seen many Swiss Confederation and military helicopters at Geneva airport. Does anyone know why?

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  • Expect night flights this week

    On the RTS radio programme "on en parle" this morning I learned that for (at least) the next two nights there will be very early morning flights.

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  • Another Spitfire link to Switzerland.

    In Burma there may be unassembled Spitfire aircraft buried in boxes. Now that Burma is opening up, maybe these can be found and assembled.

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  • Watch a plane crash

    Last week in the evening, the UK Channel 4 TV program showing a plane crash made fascinating viewing. It might have saved some lives.

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  • The jet stream and the rain stream

    We all know about the jet stream, but there is apparently also a rain stream which brings water from the Amazon, perhaps to cause floods.

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  • A Bulgarian cancelled flight leaves very late

    Yesterday, 3 October, at 5 minutes to midnight, the Vernier residents could hear the noise of a cancelled flight to Bulgaria!

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  • Leave Europe far behind on the tram!

    One Geneva tram is painted to advertise an airline wanting to fly us to a beach destination. The combination of the two is curious.

     

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