Old 11th Aug 2018, 09:38
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Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Age: 49
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It could indeed be as simple as a strong unexpected gust in marginal conditions. I would still be surprised that those guys would have put themselves in such a corner.
That's why I'm trying to get real liffe performance info for a JU-52... It is really hard to gauge how close to the limits they might have been.
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