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Argonautical
4th Aug 2010, 14:23
This chap had a lucky escape on the 23rd July....

Picture]Picture This | Flying by the seat of his seat | Seattle Times Newspaper (http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/picturethis/2012464761_pt_crash.html?syndication=rss) This | Flying by the seat of his seat | Seattle Times Newspaper

Checkboard
4th Aug 2010, 14:46
It's always amazing seeing a picture of something worth $50 million, without a scratch on it, a tenth of a second before it is worth nothing at all. :bored:

green granite
4th Aug 2010, 14:52
Already well covered in the mil forum here: http://www.pprune.org/military-aircrew/421993-cf-18-down-lethbridge-alberta.html

Bruce Wayne
4th Aug 2010, 14:56
dont you just hate vectors for a 'slam dunk' approach.

jimtherev
4th Aug 2010, 15:41
Glad to see that the jet 'plummeted'. Gotta keep the standard of journalism up.

Bruce Wayne
4th Aug 2010, 15:49
Glad to see that the jet 'plummeted'. Gotta keep the standard of journalism up.


no mention of 'narrowly missing an orphange' though !