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Old Sep 1 2007, 01:06 PM   #1
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Since I have not flown on an Airplane for over thirty years, and in September I am going to be doing a great deal of it...I decided to google some interior view of what planes look like these day. Well with the way my overly curious mind works I also decided to google what the Airplane *Toliet* facilities looked like...and found this very amusing article for any of you that always wanted to know all about *Airplane Lav's*...but were afraid to ask!!!

http://images.google.com/imgres?imgu...%3Den%26sa%3DN

I hope you enjoy this and find it helpful and informative for all of you that will be traveling anytime soon and find yourself having to answer the call of nature!!!
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That's great!
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Old Sep 1 2007, 09:20 PM   #3
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Ha ha...having just flown recently I had to laugh!! Each time I have to go in that tiny little room I'm always reading all the signs too!! That particular cubicle seemed to have newer/updated/different signages than I recall!! (Then again, I do all I can to not visit that cubicle!)
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The problem with being old is that one remembers things ...







... like when airplane toilets didn't empty into a tank but into the fresh air outside.
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I remember those!
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And having it make a surprise visit...by it falling so hard on your house that it crashed through the roof to land in your livingroom ...as it did to an very surprised couple a number of years back. At the time they didn't know what had hit their house. When they found out what it was...the meida had a field day with it ...for about two and a half minutes...the rest was the airlines *scooping up the poop* and shelling out for the damages.
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I think it was Billy Connoly (sp?) who did a sketch regarding Aeroplane toilets.

"The designers decided to have some fun. A plane toilet is the scariest place on earth...or off it, I'd guess you'd say. There's not even a window! Why?!? You'd have to be the worlds most determined pervert to try looking at you whilst on -that- loo!"

^^; I remember such jokes. Why? I have no idea.
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There was a CSI where someone got hit by a "crapsicle"...
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Sara...oh that was priceless... but now I am a bit worried...I didn't realize there wasn't a window in there....
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Lady M: most wide bodied aircraft seem to have the loos gathered in the centre (rather hard to get a window into them).

Some friends of my parents had their chimney knocked down by a large block of yellow ice containing a bar of soap with the letters B.O.A.C. on it.

In WW2 the RAF bombers had each crew position equiped with a length of hose pipe, discharging to the outside, with a metal funnel on the inboard ends.
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Oh my Peter....it took out a chimney...that must have been a big chuck of ...erm...ice!!!
Geeeee I wonder how much damage was done in the war by all those *Bomber Dribbler's*............
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Since most of the output (whether Allies' or Axis') would have happened over 'enemy' territory, I don't suppose they cared.



Gives a new view on co-lateral damage though
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OH No Peter...
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