Finnish Air Force F/A-18 mid air collision

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  1. v2

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    As the title says a couple of Finnish F/A-18s had a mid air collision today, fortunately both aircraft made emergency landings and there were no fatalities.
     

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    That is good to hear of no fatalities. Neither of the planes look too badly damaged (to me) but it must of scared the sh*t out of the pilots!
     
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    Yeah, wow, they may need replacement seats along with the new canopy and tailfin...
     
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    can the finns do the repairs or will they have to go back to america?
     
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    Boeing has a field team that could go there to do repairs if they don't have 'depot' capability.
     
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    It's big business for them - you should see what civilian operators do to their planes. Boeing is always glad to help them out for a nice fee! $$$$$$
     
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    i wonder if i can get them to drop round at mine :-k and why does the as.s part of my name keep getting filtered (well without the . ) :lol:
     
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    great, i'm being filtered out :lol:
     
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    No one could filter you out, lancky. You'd just bust on in anyway I'm sure. ;)
     
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    Or he'd just use his magic green wand and turn us all into newts....
     
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    Bout time someone caught onto the Monty Python refrence, jeez, and all these Brits around....
     
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    I was waiting to see if someone else caught that one.
     
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    Bunch of lame-as*es I tell ya...
     
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