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C130 Video

Thu Feb 21, 2002 11:29 pm

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RE: C130 Video

Fri Feb 22, 2002 12:49 am

Remember when the AC-130 was big in the news a couple of months back? I saw several newspapers who showed photos of this procedure and labelled them as AC-130s striking ground targets ...I guess it might be effective if you were low and the enemy was standing in a pool of petrol ...

Nice video, though! Just one question - any ideas as to why the eject function releases, then pauses, then releases again?
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RE: C130 Video

Sat Feb 23, 2002 4:11 am

To make sure that you don't light the fuselage on fire???
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RE: C130 Video

Sat Feb 23, 2002 4:55 am

Nice display of the turbulence created by the a/c's wingtips, BTW.  Smile

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RE: C130 Video

Thu Mar 07, 2002 6:44 am

The lights are just "flares", They are a counter misile equipment and just are usefull on infrared misiles.
As you could saw, they try to confuse the misile keeping it away from the heat of engines....

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