>Speaking of which...I've been following the development of WIGS
>(wing in ground effect) craft. Austrailia (Oz?) is in the
>forefront of said development. I wonder if they might do something
>for the isolation? (long haul trucker here...getting kinda bored
>with mere 2,000-3,000 mile trips)
There's a place in Wisconsin that builds these things, they had one at a boat show here in Chicago a few years ago. The idea was to use it for a fast people shuttle around and across Lake Michigan.
On another note, how come you don't post your location anymore
EvMick? I for one always enjoyed it.
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