Old 10th Nov 2019, 12:04
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Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Sydney
Age: 57
Posts: 371
Hand starting aeroplanes is as safe as you make it. The reason for hand starting need to be considered and not all aeroplane types are suitable. Both the person starting and the pilot operating the controls need to be properly trained, understand the process and brief the exercise.
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