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Old 10th May 2012, 15:24   #159 (permalink)
aseanaero
 
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The debris pattern in the the hillside is consistent with an impact like this (F-4 into a concrete barrier)


I was trying to explain to some non aviation people today that the hope of finding victims remains intact after a high speed collision with a solid object are remote.

The forces involved in an almost instantaneous stop from cruise speed are tremendous, most people can't comprehend that.
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