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Old 27th Aug 2017, 08:59
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Romeo Tango
 
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: Dorset, UK
Age: 61
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I seem to remember that the SAR people reckon to pick up well over half of those who ditch mid Atlantic.
Traditionally the way to die when crossing the Atlantic in a light aircraft is bad weather at a destination and not having fuel to go anywhere else. Things are better now with many more airfields in Greenland.
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