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I bought this so I could make a coffee in the morning and drink it on the way to work. For that it works perfectly.
*Feels solid and high quality.
*Brown holder thing comes off for cleaning.
*Mug rinses clean REALLY easily.
*Screw top lid nice and secure.
*Keeps the drink hot much longer than a standard paper cup.
*Isn't spill proof. But as it says does slow spills - the coffee can only get out of the little hole at the top like any coffee shop cup and lid.
*Doesn't keep things hot anywhere near as long as a proper thermos would.
Darker blue than the picture but in other respects exactly what you expect. Strong, sticky, easy to tear off the reel, fix anything.
I've read a few books of this type and most are utterly critical of the airbus fly by wire model. This book is the opposite. While accepting that it can create issues, it also highlights the part that FBW paid in helping the miracle on the hudson happen. Not to mention the number of incidents that never began because the plane prevented a pilot from making a human error.
It doesn't criticise Sully or the crew in anyway, or take away from their achievement, but it does provide context around it and show the part that good design played in the successful outcome.
A good read and a welcome change from all the books that ignore the positives of FBW and focus only on the… Read more