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Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Sun Jan 27, 2008 8:15 pm

Hey guys,

Found this cool vid and though I could share it with all of you.

Enjoy.



Sorry if it's been posted before.

Cheers
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Mon Jan 28, 2008 4:24 am

The Michael Jackson one had me on the floor laughing.
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:35 am

The Italian marshaller reminds me of Super Mario.

Great video.

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Jim
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Mon Jan 28, 2008 4:21 pm

That was so cool! Thanks for posting it.
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Mon Jan 28, 2008 9:29 pm

Awesome video!

I'm sure this one has been posted before, but I think it's a good one as well.





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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Mon Jan 28, 2008 11:45 pm

Great Video's guys! I was having a ball watching them all! Thanks  bigthumbsup 
 
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Fri Feb 01, 2008 7:53 am



Quoting FighterPilot (Reply 4):
Awesome video!

I'm sure this one has been posted before, but I think it's a good one as well.

And that is what happens when you spend too much time at Shady J!!

IIRC the guy in the first video in your post got in a little trouble for that once it hit the internet.

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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Fri Feb 01, 2008 1:57 pm



Quoting 797 (Thread starter):
Enjoy.

The last guy kinda looked like ANCFlyer......




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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Fri Feb 01, 2008 7:55 pm

side effect of being away from home for too long. But very funny!!!! Big grin
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Fri Feb 01, 2008 9:32 pm

While the videos are funny to watch, that kind of hacking around on the ramp to me is a little disconcerting. I know, flame away it is just what I am thinking. If the mods want to change my username to stick-in-mud I am OK with that  Smile


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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Sat Feb 02, 2008 9:15 am



Quoting TedTAce (Reply 7):
The last guy kinda looked like ANCFlyer......

Another ANCflyer spotting on the Big Lebowski tonight.


 
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Sun Feb 03, 2008 12:15 am



Quoting Fsnuffer (Reply 9):
While the videos are funny to watch, that kind of hacking around on the ramp to me is a little disconcerting. I know, flame away it is just what I am thinking.

Yup- things are just a little bit more scary up on the 'roof'- aren't they? These videos prove once again that Aircraft Carriers are a dangerous place to work when you have dangerous pilots in the cockpit. In both cases the pilots made the wrong moves at the wrong times. Pay attention where attention is due for cryin' out loud!!! Follow the procedures you were taught~ it'll make those 4 1/2 acres a much safer place for everyone who gets to work there.

Not to say that mistakes aren't made by others up there- I've seen enough of both to know that I'm happy to be done with it!!!

Be careful out there guys and gals~ you never know what is going to happen next!!!

So far I've been diggin' these and most of the other vids of this type I've found on the net.
One thing I have noticed though is that there is a time and a place for it.
There is also a need that certain 'folks' not be around...
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Sun Feb 03, 2008 12:59 am



Quoting Fsnuffer (Reply 9):
While the videos are funny to watch, that kind of hacking around on the ramp to me is a little disconcerting.

After enough time around running jets, you get used to the danger area's and start-up sequence. I can see how he wanted to break the continuous monotony of marshalling jets everyday into something more entertaining....and I'm sure the pilots enjoyed it to!

The funniest thing I saw on a ramp was last halloween. Some guy parked a jet in a star-wars storm-trooper outfit. lol.
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Mon Feb 04, 2008 11:51 am



Quoting Fsnuffer (Reply 9):
While the videos are funny to watch, that kind of hacking around on the ramp to me is a little disconcerting.

I'm onboard with your opinion on the matter, being around operating aircraft is a dangerous thing. But I also agree with some other posters that it is nice to break up the monotony of day to day operations. Anyone will tell you that repetitiveness can lead to complacency. Also, there always seems to be others out there with him while he is doing his thing, always a good thing to have another set of eyes to back ya up.
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RE: Video: How To Marshall (lol!)

Thu Feb 14, 2008 11:17 pm

Beware Evil Russian Empire. NATO airforce personal has fun.  Wink

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