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  •  I was using military terminology (4+ / 0-)

    Most of them had trained in T-41s (Cessna 172) and then the T-37 (also built by Cessna), which even though it was a jet still had a straight "Hershey Bar" wing.

    One student of mine actually had logged a bunch of time in King Airs. This actually hurt him in the T-38. I just couldn't get him to think at 500 knots.

    If the pilot's good, see, I mean if he's reeeally sharp, he can barrel that baby in so low... oh you oughta see it sometime. It's a sight. A big plane like a '52... varrrooom! Its jet exhaust... frying chickens in the barnyard!

    by Major Kong on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 06:53:12 AM PST

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    •  Major Kong, did you ever fly out of (0+ / 0-)

      Dyess headed toward Cannon?

      LBJ, Lady Bird, Anne Richards, Barbara Jordan, Sully Sullenberger, Ike, Drew Brees, Molly Ivins --Texas is no Bush league! -7.50,-5.59

      by BlackSheep1 on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 07:24:22 PM PST

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      •  I've been to both places (0+ / 0-)

        but it was quite a few years ago.

        If the pilot's good, see, I mean if he's reeeally sharp, he can barrel that baby in so low... oh you oughta see it sometime. It's a sight. A big plane like a '52... varrrooom! Its jet exhaust... frying chickens in the barnyard!

        by Major Kong on Mon Dec 03, 2012 at 03:23:58 PM PST

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