Engine failure

A video from inside a cockpit allows you to ride along with the pilot as he lands a home-built airplane on a Florida road.

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+8 1. eddie2042 commented 12 years ago

ROFL! I wonder what was going through the drivers' minds lol. And forget driving to the mall now; just fly! :P
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+28 2. sephiroth commented 12 years ago

lol i know you guys hate this one, but is this for real?

just waaaaaay cool video!!

at the end i feel like saying: yeah, id like one big mac to go! hehehe
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+4 3. BaronKite commented 12 years ago

He came in to land faster with his engine stopped :O
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+38 4. MsZoomy commented 12 years ago

yes it's real, I live in Florida and they played it on the news like a million times for about a week
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+3 5. 95731 commented 12 years ago

thats funny lol
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+7 6. alexnader commented 12 years ago

#1 what goes through everyone's mind at a time like that:
1) F*****CK !!! 0:15
2) Holy Sh*****T !! 1:10
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+3 7. Nemphtis commented 12 years ago

I love how not even a second after the engine fails, one guy instantly shouts "F*CK!" That was a surprisingly smooth landing, and fortunately there wasn't many cars on that road.
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+5 8. wyvern1978 commented 12 years ago

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+5 9. kekke2000 commented 12 years ago

#6 Dont forget 3) While we're here, lets get a pizza 1:21
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+4 10. Mix commented 12 years ago

1: Hé I'm hungry, let's go to the MC-Fly...
2: Huh, a MC-Fly doesn't exist!
1: Oooh to bad, just take the MC-Drive then...
2: Oh oké
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-14 11. huldu commented 12 years ago

That side of the road just magically happened to be clear... /sigh
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+8 12. blckpythn commented 12 years ago

excellent landing in a stressful situation :)
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+2 13. Xionbox (moderator) commented 12 years ago

Any pictures of that home-built airplane? That could be pretty cool to see its design.
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+4 14. zeph commented 12 years ago

when did this happen?
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0 15. nemmie commented 12 years ago

one thing that puzzles me is why he can restart the engine and that they keep running for about 10 secs, feels like a really wiered problem...

And holy crap, can you imagine what the shopkeeper must have thought when suddenly a freaking airplane zips pass his store? :O :O :O
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0 16. cholio commented 12 years ago

I don't know where else to post this but over on the right hand side of the main page it says that since Nov. 6th 2008 I have spent more than 8 years on over 65,000 video views.

How is that even possible?
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+3 17. xertion commented 12 years ago

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+4 18. Zoooidberg commented 12 years ago

#16 That’s 360 videos a day - Dude, get a girlfriend instead :)
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+5 19. larsifarsi commented 11 years ago

cool he says sry!!! what a nice landing!
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0 20. buckleg08 commented 60 days ago

fock...i was tilting my head in suspense...:P
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0 21. Judge-Jake commented 59 days ago

Makes you wonder how many replies you would get as a pilot if you advertised "FREE FLIGHT...Looking for someone to sit in while I practice landing after engine failure...bring your own nappy" :x