Flight alongside 558

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Flight alongside 558

Postby Mayfly » Sun Mar 01, 2009 3:52 pm

lets hope there a couple for peeps out there with some spare cash ........


http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=330310967988



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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Tom.com » Sun Mar 01, 2009 4:33 pm

I haven't got that much..... ImageDAD...
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Dangerousdave » Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:01 pm

For £44 grand I'd want to be in the co-pilot seat!
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby RLN » Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:05 pm

I'll have to look under the matress :(
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Tom.com » Sun Mar 01, 2009 5:13 pm

do you know how long it lasts for and would you get to do aeros after?
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Wedgy » Sun Mar 01, 2009 6:11 pm

Would be a missed opportunity if something like that hadn't been done.
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Mayfly » Sun Mar 01, 2009 6:48 pm

Tom.com wrote:do you know how long it lasts for and would you get to do aeros after?


it's a 30 min trip for 4 in one sortie = £11,000 per person - I doubt you will get aeros - you think your dad will cough up then? =))

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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Wedgy » Sun Mar 01, 2009 6:49 pm

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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Stevieboy » Sun Mar 01, 2009 8:20 pm

I hope Eddie F doesn't mind but here's his little jaunt from last year. :)

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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Nickolas » Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:20 pm

Mayfly wrote:
Tom.com wrote:do you know how long it lasts for and would you get to do aeros after?


it's a 30 min trip for 4 in one sortie = £11,000 per person - I doubt you will get aeros - you think your dad will cough up then? =))

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think of me if theres a spare ticket going :)) :)) :))


Why thank you Pam........most generous of you to say so.

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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Spitfire » Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:35 pm

IMPORTANT: Please be aware that if the total fundraising target of £1,000,000 is not met, the flight will not take place; as such this lot and any associated bids will be null and void and no transaction will take place.


But how sh*t is that - some poor supporter wins the thing - gets all excited ....and then they pull the plug X(
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Tom.com » Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:37 pm

yeah but if it goes for a lot then they won't have to worry
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Stevieboy » Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:39 pm

Tom.com wrote:yeah but if it goes for a lot then they won't have to worry


Watch out Nickolas it looks like someone has access to your ebay account. ;)
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Tom.com » Sun Mar 01, 2009 10:52 pm

shhhhh
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Nickolas » Mon Mar 02, 2009 10:24 am

Tom.com wrote:shhhhh


Just changed the payment details..............
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Wedgy » Mon Mar 02, 2009 10:36 am

Boo! :D
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Xplumberlives » Mon Mar 02, 2009 10:42 am




This is more like your POCKET MONEY level TOM!!!!! =))
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Tom.com » Mon Mar 02, 2009 7:48 pm

nah I would rather buy the new DSi when it comes out or guitar hero world tour

oh and dad your passwords are to predictable so it doesn't matter
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Mayfly » Tue Mar 03, 2009 11:45 am

just went to see if there were any bids yet & its been withdrawn at least this the message on the ebay page

This listing (330310967988) has been removed or is no longer available. Please make sure you entered the right item number.
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Xplumberlives » Tue Mar 03, 2009 4:40 pm

That's ominous! :(
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Mayfly » Tue Mar 03, 2009 8:42 pm

well it may have been taken off ebay but it seem its still available through the savethevulcan.com website
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Wedgy » Tue Mar 03, 2009 8:48 pm

Most likely eBay didnt like it, as they were selling something that might not even happen.
I could sell the Aston Martin I am going to win next month .... same thing ;)
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Piechap » Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:23 pm

Wedgy wrote:Most likely eBay didnt like it, as they were selling something that might not even happen.
I could sell the Aston Martin I am going to win next month .... same thing ;)



I thought that was the one you where selling before you had even ordered it
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Dangerousdave » Wed Mar 04, 2009 4:44 am

Maybe they put it on there for a couple of days publicity. They woiuld have to pay commission if it sold on there which I am guessing would not be cheap.I still reckon it's WWAAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYYYYYY too expensive to fly alongside it. You can buy a second hand static Vulcan for around 5k and sit and look at that all day if you wish! To be honest, is your average millionaire going to be shopping on ebay for bargains anyway?????? :))
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Re: Flight alongside 558

Postby Mayfly » Wed Mar 04, 2009 9:17 am

I agree DD it is expensive, for a 30min trip / 4 it equals £11,000 per flight but then again it's not aimed at the likes of us & by the time fuel & expenses etc are paid for, for 5 aircraft [bearing in mind 558 would be airbourne for approx 1 hour] the 'profit' could easily be halved. Plus I imagine it would something they would like to keep 'exclusive' .............so maintaining a higher price.
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