More rogue waypoints

The latest from Flight International: BEENO, DANDI, TOPPA. GINIS on route to Dublin.  For TV sitcom fans: DELBO and RODNI.

For Looney Tunes, there’s a routeing in Australia – ZZ929 from Townsvill to Mt Gordon: TL ITORT EYSAW APUSS ECATT DCT.

On the approach to Newark Airport in New Jersey: HOWYA DOOIN.  Louisiana has RYTHM, Kentucky has BRBON, Kansas City has SPICY BARBQ RIBBS, Montpelier, VT has HAMM, BURGR and FRYYS.

Apparently, there is a BUXOM and JUGGS in the US but revealing their true obsession there is also: GOALL, PPUNT, DRPPD, FTBAL, COACH, QTRBK, TAKKL, RECVR, FMBLE and TCHDN.

4 Responses to More rogue waypoints

  1. PlasticPilot April 6, 2009 at 16:52 #

    Matthew, I'm sure that with your interest for French culture you'll love that list of intersections made out of French names. Do you know some in Dutch ?

    http://www.plasticpilot.net/blog/2008/12/24/plast

  2. Matthew Stibbe April 6, 2009 at 17:04 #

    I don't know any in Dutch that are particularly funny but I'll have a look at the chart. Oddly, though, there are a couple that sound like nicknames of friends of mine. They think it's funny and that I'm making up the waypoints to humour them!

  3. Ian Guild April 18, 2009 at 08:55 #

    [quote]BEENO, DANDI, TOPPA. GINIS on route to Dublin[/quote]

    Would have been a long way round through Scottish, Norwegian, Dutch and English airspace.

    Some years ago , when that airspace was being restructured a series of WPs ran BETTY BITES BIGGA BOLOX. Didn't make it into real life though

    • Matthew Stibbe April 18, 2009 at 08:59 #

      Those are great! Thanks for sharing. Beeno etc. brings back happy memories of childhood. Does Desparate Dan still exist, I wonder?

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