Old 4th Feb 2019, 19:42
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S-Works
 
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Originally Posted by mryan75 View Post
Report is that the plane was found intact, which is surprising given what I think is the safe assumption that it hit the water pretty hard. Maybe it was a successful ditching after all? And they just sunk.

From the Beeb:

"They saw the registration number and the biggest surprise is that most of the plane is there - we were expecting to find a debris field," he added. (He being shipwreck hunter David Mearns).

And for God's sake, why are so many non-pilots allowed to post such gibberish on here? Unless I got the PP part of PPRuNe wrong.
how do you describe one body inside the aircraft as “successful”?
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