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Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter: FlightAware

Discussion in 'Other' started by Lord Leighton, Feb 16, 2018.

  1. Lord Leighton

    Lord Leighton Hangar Gold Member I

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    Everett 757 Hangar Silver Member VI

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  3. Richard Wyeroski

    Richard Wyeroski Hangar Gold Member I

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    What a waste!!
     
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    Rotorruss Hangar Silver Member III

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    ... it's not the first time a chopper has been brought down during and animal survey. Plenty of net guns have been shot thru the rotor systems, bringing the ship down.

    What I don't understand is, why was it an Aussie crew doing the mission??
     
  5. Richard Wyeroski

    Richard Wyeroski Hangar Gold Member I

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    An accident of nature.....?
     
  6. Lord Leighton

    Lord Leighton Hangar Gold Member I

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    No, It cancelled its Elks membership and joined the Rotary instead. :cool:
     
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    Richard Wyeroski Hangar Gold Member I

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    definitely a weird accident alright!!!!
     
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    Another article says that the pilot crew was from Texas.
     
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    Everett 757 Hangar Silver Member VI

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    Ah, LL, only you could have come up with that great one-liner! LOL!! :D:D
     
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