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Old 14th Oct 2021, 10:02
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switch_on_lofty
 
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If you haven't got the fuel to get back it's better to have a controlled ditching than an uncontrolled one when the fuel gives out. At max ship's speed it could have been 10ish miles away. You're either sure you've got 5 mins' fuel or you're not.
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