There I was, at 10,000 feet flat on my back...

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  1. Shepherd

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    2013 - DXR ATC vectored me directly into the path of a C-130. I was in a 172M and we missed each other by less than 50 feet.
    I was doubly lucky as I passed over him and not under him.
     
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    The "Big Sky/Little Airplane" theory often works, but it's never pleasant when it's so close or when ATC tries to kill you. :)
     
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    :yeahthat:


    For what it's worth, when it was "over" the ATC guy did apologize.
     
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    The good news is there was someone to apologize to. :)
     
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