Tony Lu
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Pilot Gets Landing Gear Unstuck With Stick [video]

Mon Feb 05, 2007 5:55 am

 
AsstChiefMark
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RE: Pilot Gets Landing Gear Unstuck With Stick [video]

Mon Feb 05, 2007 6:00 am

A Jeep isn't the safest vehicle to use at high speeds. One little twitch to the steering wheel and over she'll go.

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flyboyseven
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RE: Pilot Gets Landing Gear Unstuck With Stick [video]

Mon Feb 05, 2007 6:00 am

Amazing actions, but the video isnt the most amazing
As long as the number of take-offs equals the number of landings...you're doing fine.
 
necigrad
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RE: Pilot Gets Landing Gear Unstuck With Stick [video]

Mon Feb 05, 2007 7:12 am

Quoting AsstChiefMark (Reply 1):
A Jeep isn't the safest vehicle to use at high speeds. One little twitch to the steering wheel and over she'll go.

I don't think 60-70 knots is "high speed". And that's assuming he kept the speed a bit high. It's also probably perfect for the occupants safety. It gives someone the ability to stand upright, and have something to hold onto at a good height for support.
 
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RE: Pilot Gets Landing Gear Unstuck With Stick [video]

Mon Feb 05, 2007 7:25 am

Quoting Necigrad (Reply 3):
I don't think 60-70 knots is "high speed".

You must have never been in a Jeep (Wrangler, from the looks of it) at those speeds. It doesn't fair well up that high on the speedometer.

Otherwise, interesting video.

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