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  •  But they can't fly in any icing condions (3+ / 0-)
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    Simplify, lazybum, RiveroftheWest

    i.e. clouds at or near freezing, because ice builds yp on the screens, restricting airflow, and then breaks off and gets sucked into the engine, restricting engine longevity.

    "We refuse to fight in a war started by men who refused to fight in a war." -freewayblogger

    by Bisbonian on Tue Apr 02, 2013 at 02:03:01 PM PDT

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