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Old 20th May 2019, 11:01
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Originally Posted by giggitygiggity View Post
Or perhaps flying is no longer quite so petrifying you can't relax. I'm not sure what else you'd like them to do? Watching the old BA Concorde takeoff procedure on the odd youtube video, it seems like they're about to take the first prototype spaceship to Mars. The airbus isn't like this. Less is more!
Jamming a camera in the side stick?

Seriously, from the POV of spam in the can, it is no different from getting on a bus, and probably less traumatic than a bus in a mountain pass. You will notice the difference when something actually happens. Moderate turbulence approaching Dalman, power in and around again. I don't know if the pilots heard the screams followed by the applause after their near death experience.
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