Off roading with a Corsair.

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    The fright has been bent a little bit.
     
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    More proof that the Corsair could do ANYTHING! :lol:
     
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    Need better tires....maybe some Bajas....................
     
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    Judging by the protruding straw she could work as a harverster. :lol:
     
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    Is it me or does the windscreen and canopy look sandblasted?

    Geo
     
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    moisture/foged up i think
     
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    Cool shot! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    I am sure the crew chief was well pleased
     
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    looks like it was a wheels-up landing...and since the gun-ports are still covered, it was either an equipment malfunction, or a rookie pilot who forget to lower the gear and/or wasn't paying attention to the indicator lamps...
     
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    or he did not see a ditch in front of him . Almost no damage so very low speed.
     
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    Doubtful...

    The brake backing plate is clean, no debris in the gear struts or snagged in the brake lines and the interior of the main-gear bay is spotless...especially the inside halves of the bay doors.

    She was bellied into a straw field :lol:
     
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