Swiss Miss - RIP

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  1. FLYBOYJ

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    A locally owned Venom had an enhine failure duirng a formation flight with a T-33. the pilot walked away but I think "Swiss Miss" is no more! :cry:
     

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    Good thing he got it down intact!
     
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    glad he was ok
     
  4. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Good to hear the pilot is okay.

    Did you take the pics Joe?
     
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    Darn, thats a rare bird. Gad the pilot got out okay though.
     
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    did he lower the gear or just belly it in
     
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    You'll notice the firefighters standing around while the aircraft burns !!
    Especially while the lady pulls on the hose ! I hope it's not strike damage.

    Charles
     
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    Glad the pilot is ok.

    Yeah I noticed the lady. I saw the tramp stamp tattoo on her back.
     
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    They were on lunch break? :lol:
     
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    If those two knuckleheads were finally able to communicate with each other that the airplane was on fire, perhaps they put it out.

    And don't get me started on tramp stamps. Wonder if her knees are callused and her tatoo area is well conditioned. :rolleyes:
     
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    You're being awful hard on the lady, Matt !

    Charles
     
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    Too funny folks - I didn't take the picture, it was sent to me from a friend of my father in law's who knew the guy. I can't understand why the firemen weren't more assertive, perhaps they thought the seat was hot.
     
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    Dang. Fine lookin aircraft, she'll be missed! Glad the pilot was okay, though!
     
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    That just plain sucks though it is good news the pilots ok.
     
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    I recognize that bird....! :shock:




    Glad that the pilot got out ok!
     
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    It may be repairable but to a degree it depends on how much damage the fire did.
    However everyone is right, the pilot was the first priority.
     
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