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Old 29th Aug 2014, 03:57
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Join Date: Mar 2004
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It seems that ATC had cleared the flight for takeoff, and then instructed an immediate stop on the runway during the takeoff run.
It is fortunate that only property and "face" was damaged.

It will be good to see the accident investigation report in due course.
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