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Old 9th Aug 2022, 01:39
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Originally Posted by Captn Rex Havack View Post
Couldnt even be like when they tried to put turbines on the old Caribou - un fixable C of G issues. Had to rebuild the airframe and call it a buffalo.
In fact the re-engined, PT6-equiooed Caribou flew perfectly well, could carry more cargo and was FAA-certified. I guess they had smart, qualified people working on the re-design. Shame it didn't 'take off.'
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