lacke
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What Is Extended From The Back Of This Aircraft?

Mon Mar 17, 2003 2:44 am

what is extended from the back of this aircraft?

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OPNLguy
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RE: What Is Extended From The Back Of This Aircraft?

Mon Mar 17, 2003 3:19 am


http://www.fugroairborne.com.au/

The thing resembles the MAD boom (magnetic anomoly detector) on the P-3 ASW aircraft, and as this company does all sorts of survey work, I'm guessing this one has the same function--they're just not looking for submarines...
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MxCtrlr
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RE: What Is Extended From The Back Of This Aircraft?

Mon Mar 17, 2003 5:34 am

Maybe it saw a Jet Commander on short final and it got a woody Big grin!

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wannabe
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RE: What Is Extended From The Back Of This Aircraft?

Mon Mar 17, 2003 5:51 am

It's a sky writer.....that's the pen part.
 
AWspicious
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RE: What Is Extended From The Back Of This Aircraft?

Mon Mar 17, 2003 6:51 am

Nevermind political correctness - Envision using your turn signals!

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