Air Force trainers involved in mid-air collision

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  1. evangilder

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    Air Force trainers involved in mid-air collision

    Thankfully, all are okay.
     
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    Damn atleast they all made it down safely.
     
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    Luckily they got all out alive.
     
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    Somebodys' in BIG trouble...
     
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    Pretty wild!

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    Wild, but at least they all got out OK. Someone will still get sh*t for it though - they have to have seen each other/ATC seen them converging.
     
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    it was an auxilliary field so probably no ATC and they were VMC so its seen and be seen
     
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    Picture the standard de-brief...........;

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    Good that they all got out. (Good ole Martin Baker)
     
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    It's easy to speculate what happened from the safety of the ground. I wouldn't jump to any conclusions as to what happened yet. Yes, they were in training, but you can't rule out mechanical failure, FOD, bird strikes or other causes at this point. I am sure the accident review board will get to the bottom of this.
     
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