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Nov 16, 2009, 10:13 AM
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Crash in the fog

I crashed yesterday, it was very foggy and the ceiling was only about 100 feet. With a little glue on the P/T and I was on my way, got 6 flights in that day.

FPV Airplane Crash in the fog (0 min 37 sec)
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Nov 16, 2009, 10:29 AM
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That was funny, I bet you were looking more at the OSD stuff rather than outside when that happened, it was very suprising. This is usually fatal when people do this in a full scale airplane

Nov 16, 2009, 10:35 AM
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I turned and hit a large dirt mound at the northern edge of the field and the weeds softened the crash.
Nov 16, 2009, 10:38 AM
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Wrong Thread. I fail! lol.
Last edited by Aut0tek; Nov 16, 2009 at 10:44 AM.
Nov 16, 2009, 10:40 AM
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You were flying VFR into IFR and then started scud running. I think the stats say that an average life expectancy of a VFR-only pilot flying into IFR is 5-10 min.

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