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Old 25th Nov 2008, 16:34
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RavenII
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Ireland/Germany
Posts: 67
I can't hear that stupid "the heli doesn't know if you are over water..." line anymore.

Fact is: If that engine quits on you over the channel, it will take SAR quite a while to get you out. The water is cold and the waves are not exactly low.

If you want to take that chance, enjoy your flight!
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