aviation pic of the day
...or as South Knox Bubba aptly puts it, "jet pr0n." Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the transatlantic-range Gulfstream G400:
Several years ago, Microsoft Corporation treated me to a ride in a Learjet. From my posh leather-cushioned seat in the back, I could see the b-i-i-i-g smile on the pilot's face as she throttled up for takeoff. Moments later, as we leveled off at 10,000 feet, she got on the intercom to apologize for the delay in reaching cruising altitude...something about clearance not being granted in a timely fashion. We even flew over Bill Gates' house. That was one sweet ride.