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Another Air Show Crash - Martinsburg, WV  
User currently offlinemattdell From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 180 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 15437 times:

I've just been on the phone with my parents, supposedly there has been another air show crash this weekend in Martinsburg, WV. A T-28 has collided with another plane.

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User currently offlinemattdell From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 180 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 14116 times:

News story: http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/w...lane-crashes-wva-air-show-14543722

User currently offlinemattdell From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 180 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 14092 times:

And video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhBsU3vG15w&sns=em

User currently offlineTigerguy From United States of America, joined Aug 2010, 1067 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 13974 times:

WV news now reporting that the pilot died in the crash. No spectators were injured. RIP to the pilot and sympathies to his family and friends.

http://www.cbs59.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=108045&catid=3



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User currently offlineNASCARAirforce From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 3187 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 13870 times:

Rough weekend for warbirds between this and Jimmy Leward's Mustang at Reno. RIP to both pilots and those on the ground at Reno.

User currently offlineKPDX From United States of America, joined Dec 2005, 2861 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 13800 times:

Worst season for warbirds/airshows that I can remember....  


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User currently offlineJBirdAV8r From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 4498 posts, RR: 19
Reply 6, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 8 hours ago) and read 11678 times:

Aw man, I saw puttering around JQF a few weeks ago.... 


I got my head checked--by a jumbo jet
User currently offlineToneale From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 34 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 8 hours ago) and read 11583 times:

I saw him leave JQF.  

User currently offlineloggat From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 674 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 8 hours ago) and read 11572 times:

Saw a yellow colored biplane almost flip over landing on 13 at LGA this morning. The bottom right side wing came within inches of scraping the runway, at pretty low speed, I might add. He was coming in for the show I guess they're having. A KC-10 from McGuire AFB, a C-47, a Civil Air Patrol 172, and this biplane all landed on 13 within 20 mins. With runway 4 closed, things were moving very slowly.

RIP to those lost in at Reno and in WV.



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User currently offlinemattdell From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 180 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 9713 times:

Good article from the local paper: http://www.journal-news.net/page/content.detail/id/567729.html

User currently offlinelhrnue From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2010, 228 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks ago) and read 8297 times:

I will never understand why it is still allowed to fly in opposite directions in an airshow after what happend in Ramstein.

User currently offlinemattdell From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 180 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (3 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 6288 times:

Quoting lhrnue (Reply 10):

I will never understand why it is still allowed to fly in opposite directions in an airshow after what happend in Ramstein.

That maneuver had nothing to do with the accident. He was flying too low for his barrel roll.

If he had collided with another plane, then I could see your point.


User currently offlinef.pier From Italy, joined Aug 2000, 1528 posts, RR: 9
Reply 12, posted (3 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 5283 times:

Time to stop this type of show. Too many deaths.

User currently offlineflanker From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 1767 posts, RR: 2
Reply 13, posted (3 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 4859 times:

Quoting f.pier (Reply 12):
Time to stop this type of show. Too many deaths.

OH please, Lets stop driving cars too while we are at it!         



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