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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2018, 01:55:59 AM »
What a shame.  :'(
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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2018, 01:27:02 PM »
What a terrible week for US military aviation.  :-\
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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2018, 01:36:46 PM »
yeah, very tough week. Sounds like the Harrier pilot that ejected is going to be okay.
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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2018, 02:45:25 PM »
Is this mostly due to budget issues or are there other factors
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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2018, 02:47:07 PM »
I don't think anyone has a definite answer at this point.
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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #9 on: April 05, 2018, 05:39:01 PM »
Budget cuts could certainly lead to both pilot/ATC exhaustion/errors and also maintenance neglect/errors. The quality of related documentation (or lack thereof) for the aircraft in question will certainly shed light on some of the possibilities.
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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #10 on: April 05, 2018, 06:22:48 PM »
Condolences to the pilot's friends and family. 

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Re: Thunderbirds Crash
« Reply #14 on: April 10, 2018, 06:46:30 PM »
What the hell are we spending our defense budget on?
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