Transatlantic flight of Alcock and Brown

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  1. Piperonca

    Piperonca Pre-takeoff checklist

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    Pilawt Final Approach PoA Supporter

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    No magenta line, no BRS, no autopilot ... :eek:
     
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    GRG55 Final Approach

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    And worst of all, they were flying one of those deadly piston twins...:rolleyes:
     
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    Piperonca Pre-takeoff checklist

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    SkyDog58 Touchdown! Greaser! PoA Supporter

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    And they arrived in style.

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    GRG55 Final Approach

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    Let the usual post-accident PoA analysis and speculation begin.

    All I can say is no evidence of a Vmc roll. :p
    Maybe fuel exhaustion? :D
     
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    Pilawt Final Approach PoA Supporter

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    Obviously they were texting. o_O
     
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    Piperonca Pre-takeoff checklist

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