Passenger lands plane after pilot dies.

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  1. Vassili Zaitzev

    Vassili Zaitzev Well-Known Member

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    Good thing it was a King Air!
     
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    sounds like that scenario from a movie i saw, online it isnt a boeing or airbus :D
    but still you just have to be lucky to land a thing like that if you havent got any experience in it.
     
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    Well he had a single engine private license... the King Air 200 is a great aircraft and very forgiving... it couldn't have happened with a better plane. Good job on the passenger's part.
     
  5. Vassili Zaitzev

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    Yeah, sounds like he had a level head, pretty good.
     
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    Yeah, sounds like he did a good job, good on him.
     
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    No doubt about it!

    Had to be a stressful situation.

    TO
     
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    Well done to him!
     
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    Very well done! I would buy that man a beer!
     
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    I'd let him calm down first before offering him a drink....he'd probably spill it with all that adrenalin going through him !.

    Bl**dy good job, well done that man.
     
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    YEP!!!!!
     
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