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Old 18th Jan 2019, 02:09
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b1lanc
 
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Originally Posted by India Four Two View Post
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Listen to Keith Skilling describe test-flying KA114: "If one of these big fans here stops ... the aircraft grows horns!" Liftoff is 120 mph. takeoff safety speed is 190 mph!
Which makes Capt Eric Brown's experiments landing modified Mossies on a carrier deck at 83mph even more astounding.
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