F22 MIA

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  1. beaupower32

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    MISSING PLANE: F-22 fighter jet missing from JBER - ktuu.com

    I looked but didnt see anything on the forums about it. But a F-22 doing a training mission up in Alaska went down. They supposedly found the wreckage, but no sign of the pilot yet. I hope he made it out ok. He will be in my thoughts and prayers tonight.
     
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    Hope that he's alright!
     
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    As of right now this morning, still no sign of the pilot. I hope they find him soon.
     
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    Dang. This isn't the season to go missing in the outback of Alaska, without a lot of specialized cold-weather gear. Will be prayin for him and his family.
     
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    Wow, you'd think they would have been able to find him by now.
     
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    Mountains play havok with radio, unless you happen to be searching in the same valley. Thoughts and hopes are with the affected peeps.
    Mmm, nowerdays tech space needs, reduce survival gear needs... I fear that since retrival hasn't happened yet...
     
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    Damn. I hope they find him alright.

    Very tough area to try and survive in, if he made it out.
     
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    I used to watch the F-22s up there in Alaska fly around while I was up there earlier this year. Not a good year for Elmendorf. I was there when the C-17 crashed this summer.
     
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    I do hope they find him ok. :salute:
     
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    Still have not found the pilot, but they did release the name. He does have a wife and two kids, so my heart is heavy till they find him. I sure hope he is ok. :cry:

    I will keep updating as I find things out.
     
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    Damn. Unless some information is being supressed (likely), one can only assume some sort of pilot incapacitation.
     
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    Ya know Matt, im thinking the same thing. I just really hate to say it, but I am thinking the pilot flew with the plane into the ground, but I will keep praying he is ok and thinking so till I hear otherwise.
     
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    Did they find a seat at the crash site or not?
     
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    Details are few and far between, so I really dont know. Still no sign yet of the pilot.
     
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    Feel for the familly

    :salute:
     
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    :salute: RIP young captain - blue skies and tailwinds always
     
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    Very sad indeed.
     
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