Ok, maybe a less flippant response is in order. The article, while an obviously crazy conspiracy theory, pretty much disproves itself:I mean you can do 5 tons at a time on an airplane shipment. A few hundred shipments and you can have that (1,536 tons of) gold back (in Germany) in a matter of weeks.So at 5 tons per flight there will need to be 308 flights to repatriate their gold.To do that in 7 weeks would be 43 flights per week! Assume a single crew could do a maximum of 2 runs per week...I mean this would be the maximum for just moving passengers, much less billions in gold. That would mean 22 separate teams of people to move gold.And lets be realistic, I assume there will be some strict verification/accounting of each load of gold at the origin and destination. This will take a while. Plus security measures have to be taken, and one would think some random element would be in place for precautionary reasons. Hard to see more than 1 flight a week being possible, if that.On the other hand, lets say you had just one team of people that were trusted to move 5-ton batches of gold. If you did it in 7 years, that would be 44 flights a year. A bit less than one per week. With vacations and holidays and whatnot that timeframe sounds like exactly what I would expect!
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