Again The Hate for Hot Air Ballooning

Re: Again The Hate for Hot Air Ballooning

Postby LTD » Feb 1st, 2019, 12:38 pm

hmmm familiar looking balloon hit some power lines imagine that :biggrin:

https://www.castanet.net/news/Vernon/24 ... -powerline
Last edited by ferri on Feb 1st, 2019, 12:56 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Link to article added.

Relentless likes this post.
LTD
Lord of the Board
 
Posts: 4103
Likes: 2857 posts
Liked in: 3251 posts
Joined: Mar 31st, 2010, 2:34 pm

Re: Again The Hate for Hot Air Ballooning

Postby the truth » Feb 1st, 2019, 1:34 pm

indeed.....................
"The further a society drifts from truth the more it will hate those who speak it." -George Orwell
User avatar
the truth
Buddha of the Board
 
Posts: 16323
Likes: 11211 posts
Liked in: 6514 posts
Joined: May 16th, 2007, 8:24 pm
Location: kelowna

Re: Again The Hate for Hot Air Ballooning

Postby twofingers » Feb 1st, 2019, 6:07 pm

Capt. McCrash strikes again! That guy has hit more real estate than Jane Hoffman.

4 people like this post.
User avatar
twofingers
Board Meister
 
Posts: 361
Likes: 6 posts
Liked in: 134 posts
Joined: May 24th, 2005, 1:10 pm

Re: Again The Hate for Hot Air Ballooning

Postby AirHoss » Feb 7th, 2019, 5:54 pm

WalterWhite wrote:Castanet doesn't help matters reporting these so-called "emergencies":

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/2 ... -emergency

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/2 ... at-airport

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... on-landing

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... s-eyebrows

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... rt-balloon

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... close-call

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... on-landing

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... n-dilworth

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... n-distress

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... ir-balloon

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/1 ... ng-to-plan

...and this was from just the first page of search results on Castanet. Interesting how many times Bruce Hedmann is quoted in their stories...



What gets me about those is a complete lack of understanding in how airports work. Really? A city councilor thought they knew better than Kelowna’s air traffic controllers? Blows my mind.

OKkayak likes this post.
AirHoss
Fledgling
 
Posts: 335
Likes: 18 posts
Liked in: 192 posts
Joined: Nov 27th, 2011, 8:17 pm

Re: Again The Hate for Hot Air Ballooning

Postby Urban Cowboy » Feb 7th, 2019, 6:35 pm

The types reporting these non emergency emergencies would require blood pressure medication if they lived in Albuquerque. [icon_lol2.gif]
“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand. Most people listen with the intent to reply.” -Stephen R. Covey

OKkayak likes this post.
User avatar
Urban Cowboy
Lord of the Board
 
Posts: 4423
Likes: 4692 posts
Liked in: 6497 posts
Joined: Apr 27th, 2013, 2:47 pm

Previous

Return to Central Okanagan

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CommonCrawl [Bot], voice of reason and 2 guests