Crap, that sucks

Demon-Xanth

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A coworker of mine has a picture of the pilot ejecting from a head on. iirc this was one of the Thunderbirds (USAF air show crew)
 

Krazy4Real

Lifer
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Originally posted by: DainBramaged
Originally posted by: otispunkmeyer
guy bailed at the last second lol!

Yeah, I was watching for that. I bet somebody lost their wings.

Imagine what goes through your head after you crashed something that expensive.
 

Safeway

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The morons that prepped the airplane for his didn't calibrate the altimeter -- so he didn't go as high as he thought he did before executing the roll.
 

Demon-Xanth

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Originally posted by: Safeway
The morons that prepped the airplane for his didn't calibrate the altimeter -- so he didn't go as high as he thought he did before executing the roll.

Yup. It was set for sea level, the ground was 200 feet higher.