Aviation / Current

London, We Have a Problem

The British satellite company Inmarsat today released 47 pages of satellite data it received from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on 8 March 2014. I have suspected for months that this initial finding from Inmarsat was grossly misunderstood: Before continuing, I must note the altitude of the Inmarsat satellite—35,800 kilometers. The circumference of the Earth is … Continue reading

Aviation / Current / Economics

I’m Back

Another hiatus I’m just now ending? Not quite. Travel has interfered with the running record of my thoughts. Since I marked the sad news of the departure of my favorite comedian in early April, I’ve been to Hong Kong, Singapore, Germany, Italy, Austria and Switzerland. Before I jump from the pan into the fire, let … Continue reading