To find a lost plane in a vast ocean, first determine where it most likely crashed and then mark that point as the last place to look.

Aeroplanes are made up of aerodynamic surfaces that are affected by water as much as they are affected by air. Ten knots of current will relocate any submerged aircraft and anything that floats will be affected by wind and current, so it’s little wonder that debris from MH370 has been found thousands of kilometres from the search zone.

And flotsam is no indication of where the fuselage, which may have wings still attached, might be.

Australia is bearing the major cost of the search and it’s time to stop the pain for relatives who are waiting for closure while desperately clinging to nutty conspiracy theories.

The vastness of the Southern Indian Ocean is not understood by those who have ordered the extended search. Unfortunately this and other debris that will eventually wash up east of Africa will buoy public expectation that the pointless search will continue.

Flaperons (airbrakes) were extended, indicating someone was trying to land the plane well below cruising speed, otherwise the airbrakes would have been ripped off.

This means the aircraft could be partially intact, which in turn means it would likely have been more affected by currents than expected. It could be anywhere with no relationship to where debris floated to.

All we will learn about the mysterious flight of MH370 is what we deduce from plenty of debris that must eventually find some shoreline.

…and we have already learnt a lot from the position of those airbrakes.

[Correction: the part appears to be a flap but the question remains if it was extended the configuration appears to have had human input… interesting.]

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As lie life, ” The more LIES told, and the repeat meant of them constantly will eventually lead to people and even pleb’s to believIng it’s true ! ” no matter, what’s said, even the shit of that mob being peaceful,included….

derbyiter
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Larry, but if ya consider that if every country started telling the next country just “WTF IT WENT DOWN, WOULDN’T REFLECT BADLY ON ANYONE THAT ADMITS TO SPYING THEN ? ” as I have been reading via; thesis ting satellites up there ( sky/orbit or whatever it’s called ?) can even track ‘HEAT LINES’ of a exhaust too ! So, why isn’t somebody saying, ” why it came down will be in very deep DEEP ???? 4 sure… ????

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If the hugely expensive search was being effectively managed, they could have dropped a whole bunch of buoys trackable by satellite along NS and EW axis extending from the north eastern corner of the Indian Ocean. Within a few months, they would have given actual information on current flows. Perhaps there is an agenda to steer any search considerations away from Diego Garcia!

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“Flaperons (airbrakes) were extended, indicating someone was trying to land the plane well below cruising speed, otherwise the airbrakes would have been ripped off.”. But maybe that is just what happened…..ripped off. Whatever, why should we continue to throw our taxes into a search for bits of wreckage? The chances of finding the fuselage are no greater now than before this finding, and “our friends the US” will never let us search Diego Garcia.

theos
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theos

George also said ” there are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe them ” . and many others.

cinerama
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cinerama

100 years secrets, again politicians not acting for us, the people.
Why should any truth ever be withheld, if not to protect a wrong doing?
Look at the way Julian Assange is being treated.

AustralianEagle
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AustralianEagle

Bruce you were not required to give evidence as you had nothing to offer and don’t forget there were 2 trials one civil and one criminal and Nyst was only involved with the Criminal trial. Pauline was found guilty in the 1st and ordered to repay back the funds from the Electoral commission. Still Bruce get that chip off your shoulder you were not needed in both trials as you could not give any evidence. Forget Abbott Bruce he ceased any dealings with Sharples even well before the 1st trial and someone else took over funding Sharples and that was… Read more »

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I don’t do anything that would bring disrepute….I am always accountable….so short answer no…only ever as Gail Louise – I never had an avatar at first then I figured out how to do it

GailLouise
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GailLouise

I have been contributing since December last year, I paid every month for a couple of months but when I got hacked and recently I have been reluctant to because I, quite frankly, come on only because I like one or two posters and I like the more unusual alternative news posts. The stories are pretty tame and mainstream, nowadays, unfortunately…..The ribbon only appeared about 2 months ago, I have tried to get rid of it – to no avail. I must have accidentally left the tick on, once

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GailLouise

I don’t say anything I need to delete….it was hacked around the 15/3/15….that’s when I had the security and tracking installed

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MaclomTrudbull

Old Winston was a war criminal back in the Gallipoli campaign. It was a toss up who between him and Kitchener was the worst/best at wasting their soldiers lives.

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GailLouise

No, Stoney – that’s not how it works…anyway information given for explanation only not for discussion. I read your comment re Roberts – that’s pretty damning

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dodo – there was a person posting as louise…one of the ones who just put their name many times, so that you have to scroll….I don’t think he meant me…I have stated many times I post under my real name and I work for the police…just for a couple weeks more (sadly) before I am medically discharged…..and my computer was hacked quite badly (more than once) and emails accessed. I had to report it because there was work stuff there. I haven’t thought about it too much because they will be found and dealt with – quite draconianly, from what… Read more »

pelican
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they should be..that would be almost every politicians and govt official in the country..still no arrests of moslems (especially doctors – known to police) for slicing off genitals of young girls (and charging Medicare…for a procedure (say wart removal))..instead the govt is funding it with outreach programs and ‘friendly chats about it…fwits..

theos
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theos

cant see the reason for the Australian Taxpayer meeting the cost of this search?

AustralianEagle
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Sorry Bruce but your wrong I read the site daily and comment where applicable and your wrong Bruce as always about that document. Its locked up tight and very safe. As for Sharples he played you and others and would say anything to get help. He was very upset of being left out of the Criminal Trial and from recollection even threatened a witness and Hanson’s committal hearing. He lied to the Court one day saying he was ill and could not attend and sent someone to convey that with a Doctors certificate saying he was home in bed ill… Read more »

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Is Hughes in Goulburn, or did I read it wrong.

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