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Old 14.08.2015, 15:28
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Sonic BOOM!

Did anyone witness this ?

Apparently one of the F/A 18 Hornets broke the Supersonic barrier on a live mission.

I seemed to have missed the drama

http://www.20min.ch/schweiz/news/sto...hweiz-30699779
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Old 14.08.2015, 16:10
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

I heard it in Zurich Enge.
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Old 14.08.2015, 16:15
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I heard it in Zurich Enge.




In Geneva, the only Boom we hear is that of the canons in the vineyards to keep birds at bay!
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Old 14.08.2015, 16:19
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

Yup, hear it in ZH this morning. My glass of breakfast champagne was almost knocked out of my hand.
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Old 14.08.2015, 16:25
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Yup, hear it in ZH this morning. My glass of breakfast champagne was almost knocked out of my hand.
Champagne for breakfast and at 10.30 in the morning, top marks for decadence
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Old 14.08.2015, 17:10
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

I want your life GG.

I missed because I was vacuuming.
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That sucks.

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Old 14.08.2015, 17:45
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

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Old 15.08.2015, 14:13
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Did anyone witness this ?

Apparently one of the F/A 18 Hornets broke the Supersonic barrier on a live mission.

I seemed to have missed the drama

http://www.20min.ch/schweiz/news/sto...hweiz-30699779
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Yup, hear it in ZH this morning. My glass of breakfast champagne was almost knocked out of my hand.
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Heard it here too - thank goodness there's an explanation - thought the neighbours would blame it on me (was already trying to figure out which neighbour I could blame it on...)
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Old 15.08.2015, 14:47
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

Lucky it was not lunchtime
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Old 15.08.2015, 23:35
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

I felt it in Baar. Jumped out of my skin. Kids just turned up the TV.
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Old 16.08.2015, 00:09
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Old 16.08.2015, 00:27
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Re: Sonic BOOM!

My son phoned to ask if I had felt an earthquake, (had not, was on an S-Bahn) but I tokd him to check Swiss Seismological Service website for any updates. None that would be relevant - it must have been the Sonic BOOM!
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:33
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What the heck was that?

Two big bangs 5 minutes ago in Zurich.... airplanes?
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:36
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Re: What the heck was that?

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Two big bangs 5 minutes ago in Zurich.... airplanes?
Very odd, same thing here in Eglisau at about the same time. If the source was the same it must have been one hell of a bang.
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:37
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Re: What the heck was that?

Made our office windows flex in Winterthur. Im thinking sonic bangs?
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:39
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Re: What the heck was that?

Nigel Farage coming out of his own arse, if you ask me!!
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:40
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Re: What the heck was that?

Sonic boom. Typical, but fairly close. Hornets playing in the skies.

Thank your tax francs that we're being looked after.
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:44
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Re: What the heck was that?

Same as this: Sonic Boom

tl;dr: Two fighter jets crossing the sound barrier
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Old 05.07.2016, 09:45
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Sonic boom. Typical, but fairly close. Hornets playing in the skies.

Thank your tax francs that we're being looked after.
Who'd have thought they could make so much noise

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