TBM crash

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  1. norab

    norab Well-Known Member

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    There was just a news report that a TBM crash landed on a highway and was seriously damaged, not much concrete info yet.
     
  2. FLYBOYJ

    FLYBOYJ "THE GREAT GAZOO"
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    I saw this on FOX News earlier. The said the pilot did a heck of a job not hitting any cars.
     
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    Unfortunate though this incident was, I'm glad it wasn't an Avenger as first suggested.
     
  5. vikingBerserker

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    A-men to that.
     
  6. norab

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    my apologies for the posting, I just learned that it was a Socata, The initial report I read said only TBM.
     
  7. FLYBOYJ

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    No worries - We're lucky the news media even said what type of plane it was.
     
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    HUGE sigh of relief. The pilot/passenger are safe and it wasn't an Avenger!
     
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    I think the driver of the cars on the highway deserve more of the credit for there not being a collision, than the pilot of the aircraft.
     
  10. Gnomey

    Gnomey World Travelling Doctor
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    Glad to hear everyone is safe and that it wasn't a TBM.
     
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    Hazards of modern aircraft naming. At least no one was hurt seriously.
     
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