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OT: Aeroflot (was: NATLANG: Scary Document)

From:Tony Hogard <james.hogard@...>
Date:Tuesday, April 8, 2003, 18:44
Andreas Johansson:

> On the subject of aeroflot, how common internationally is the joke > that Aeroflot > is the only airliner with more crashes than take-offs?*
I flew on Aeroflot once, a hellish hop from Moscow to St. Petersburg, cringing the while from the earsplitting engine whine outside my window. The pilots did have a celebratory toast after take-off, though, which was pretty cool. -Tone


michael poxon <m.poxon@...>