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Old 03-20-2017, 11:09 AM   #11
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A toast to these great Americans...you will be missed

Prayers for their families and friends
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Old 03-20-2017, 04:47 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by badflaps View Post
What could happen to a plane like that? Beta?
Possible engine roll back or failure followed by a slow down and pusher activation within 50 feet of the ground.

It would explain the relatively flat impact and the tail fracturing.

Good bunch of guys. Sad to see.
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Old 03-23-2017, 09:43 AM   #13
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A toast, with prayers for families and squadron mates.
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