Aviation Photo #0972435 Comco Ikarus C-42 - Untitled

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This aircraft taxied behind an Avro Shackleton just after it started up, this is the end result, the incident was still happening when I took this pic!
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Photo Added: December 08, 2005

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Anonymous
11 years ago
Great caption!! One of those "Once in a lifetime"-opportunitys. Shame on the Ikarus though....
Anonymous
11 years ago
I was at an air show in new zealand and saw an old avero nearly do the same thing behind a Catalina. Only quick thinking by an offical saved it. My condolences to the pilot
Anonymous
11 years ago
Great timing of your photo Gary, but was everybody fine there? Sorry for the pilot and his plane!
Anonymous
8 years ago
That aircraft is always having proplems donno why i spend most of my ppl on it is wounderfull.
Anonymous
8 years ago
Being able to see so much detail in the wing structure as the light angle shows the the interior.
Anonymous
8 years ago
I think instead of flying too close to the sun, he taxied too close to the shakleton!!! :P
Anonymous
6 years ago
To much wind?....how in the hell did this happen? Pilot no clue on how to taxi in a cross wind?

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