Join Early Retirement Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-30-2015, 12:00 PM   #281
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
robnplunder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Bay Area
Posts: 2,124
Media is reporting a component match to the plane.
__________________

__________________
Pura Vida
robnplunder is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that Early-Retirement.org is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 07-30-2015, 03:26 PM   #282
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
Lakewood90712's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 1,316
Quote:
Originally Posted by robnplunder View Post
Media is reporting a component match to the plane.
The CNN " Situation Room " with Wolf Blitzer ?
__________________

__________________
Lakewood90712 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2015, 04:10 PM   #283
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
Nemo2's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Belleville, ONT
Posts: 4,331
La Reunion beach cleaner claims to have found (and subsequently burned) a seat/suitcases that might have been from the aircraft:

Video: MH370: ''Plane seat'' found washed up on Reunion Island three months ago - Telegraph


(I've been to La Reunion twice; once planned, (my late wife, through her Saudi association with Air France used to receive free tickets, and we'd plan R&Rs around AF's route map), and the second time we were heading to the Seychelles, but the airport on Mahé was fogged in, so we had to continue south for a couple hours to La Reunion.......wandered around, sat on the beach, then back aboard, north to Mahé.)
__________________
"Exit, pursued by a bear."

The Winter's Tale, William Shakespeare
Nemo2 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2015, 01:49 PM   #284
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
Bikerdude's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 1,901
As if there was much doubt.

“It is with a very heavy heart that I must tell you, an international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on Reunion is indeed from MH370,” Prime Minister Najib Razak said at a brief press conference. "We now have physical evidence that ... Flight MH370 tragically ended in the Southern Indian Ocean."


https://gma.yahoo.com/mh370-part-fou...opstories.html
__________________
“I guess I should warn you, if I turn out to be particularly clear, you've probably misunderstood what I've said” Alan Greenspan
Bikerdude is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2015, 02:25 PM   #285
Administrator
W2R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: New Orleans
Posts: 38,952
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bikerdude View Post
As if there was much doubt.

“It is with a very heavy heart that I must tell you, an international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on Reunion is indeed from MH370,” Prime Minister Najib Razak said at a brief press conference. "We now have physical evidence that ... Flight MH370 tragically ended in the Southern Indian Ocean."


https://gma.yahoo.com/mh370-part-fou...opstories.html
Oh my, that is indeed tragic. So sorry to read of this.

I guess the tiny silver lining to that cloud is that we finally know something. It had to be so tough for the friends and relatives of passengers, to not even have the slightest clue as to what happened to their loved ones. We still don't know everything, but at least this is something.
__________________
Already we are boldly launched upon the deep; but soon we shall be lost in its unshored, harbourless immensities.

- - H. Melville, 1851
W2R is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 12:16 PM   #286
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
Sunset's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Chicago
Posts: 4,753
The search has ended. without success.

Cost: 160 Million

"The nearly three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended Tuesday, possibly forever".

https://ca.news.yahoo.com/3-years-mh...061029807.html
__________________
Sunset is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 01:37 PM   #287
Moderator Emeritus
aja8888's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: The Woodlands, TX
Posts: 7,194
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sunset View Post
The search has ended. without success.

Cost: 160 Million

"The nearly three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended Tuesday, possibly forever".

https://ca.news.yahoo.com/3-years-mh...061029807.html
Yep, no chance of any survivors being found now.
__________________
......."Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face." -- philosopher Mike Tyson.
aja8888 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 01:57 PM   #288
Give me a museum and I'll fill it. (Picasso)
Give me a forum ...
travelover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 9,908
Quote:
Originally Posted by aja8888 View Post
Yep, no chance of any survivors being found now.
Don't give up so easily.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg palm tree.jpg (126.0 KB, 23 views)
__________________
Yes, I have achieved work / life balance.
travelover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 02:14 PM   #289
Moderator Emeritus
aja8888's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: The Woodlands, TX
Posts: 7,194
Quote:
Originally Posted by travelover View Post
Don't give up so easily.
I sure hope it don't turn out similar to this:

Lost WWII Japanese Battalion Found Still Huddled in TrenchesÂ*|Â*GlossyNews.com
__________________

__________________
......."Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face." -- philosopher Mike Tyson.
aja8888 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Airline tickets farmerEd Other topics 15 08-08-2006 09:07 PM
Isn't the airline supposed to check your ticket? soupcxan Other topics 9 06-06-2006 09:32 AM
Airline Stock? Craig FIRE and Money 17 01-04-2006 11:11 PM
Senators resolve airline pension fight newellcr Young Dreamers 8 10-07-2005 12:39 PM
What's your favorite airline? GTM Life after FIRE 24 04-25-2005 08:50 PM

 

 
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:04 PM.
 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.