Aircraft carrier

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  1. sunny91

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    Landing on a pitching Deck.. Life aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz.

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    Very cool Sunny. That's what I wanted to do when I got out of highschool but they wouldn't let me.:oops:
     
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    Wow. Just watched both, Sunny. You gotta hand it to not only the pilots, but the whole team that supports them.
     
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    A carrier deck is not called the most dangerous 4.5 acres on earth for nothing!

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    Well that video is telling. A true marvel of human effort. Should be one of the Wonders of the World.
     
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    Certainly very true. Good videos sunny.
     
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    Interesting to see what a test of raw courage it turned out to be . Despite all the mod cons they need skill and nerve to get back on deck in those conditions.
    Thanks.
     
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    Just thinking of being one of those deck crews....today is dangerous, just think about when it was nothing but props! :shock:
     
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