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    Flying

    Think about this the next time you fly. Damn cross winds.

    Pleasing nobody, one person at a time.

    That which does not kill me, better start fucking running.

    If I lived every day like it was my last, the body count would be staggering.

    I intend to go in harm's way. -John Paul Jones

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    I have nothing but respect for those guys putting them down or attempting to put them down in those conditions. I bet those pilot seats have a few extra button holes.
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    Some of those look like fun. I love flying in turbulence.
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    Thing of beauty when a pilot crabs it in on a cross wind landing and sticks it.

    Wonder if that first old boy ever got his landed.

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    You ever see a B-52 crabbing it and land crooked? They can actually steer the landing gear on those things so the plane looks crooked but the wheels are pointed straight down the runway.
    Pleasing nobody, one person at a time.

    That which does not kill me, better start fucking running.

    If I lived every day like it was my last, the body count would be staggering.

    I intend to go in harm's way. -John Paul Jones

    Hunt the wolf, and bring light to the dark places that others fear to go. LT COL Dave Grossman

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    I am sure that Bcups(the most frequent flyer on here I think) ,appreciates your posting that.

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    Oh thanks sooooo much, should be flying again in a month or so...................
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    I hate flying, I got sweaty palms just watching that crap.
    Un-ass my AO!!

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    I love flying! No one crashed and burned in those. See we don't have to worry untill they make them fully automated.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mavriktu View Post
    I am sure that Bcups(the most frequent flyer on here I think) ,appreciates your posting that.
    I don't think I'm the most frequent flyer, but it didn't bother me a bit! I love flying.




 

 

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