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Old 02-08-2004, 11:06   #11
M2 Carbine
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Originally posted by 40Cal
Reminds me of the impact when one of my not-so-bright instructors decided to give me an engine failure about 100 feet above a runway on takeoff in a Piper Arrow. I did everything right but we still hit HARD.
Getting a CFI doesn't make you smarter.
My wife's instructor hit a tree on final in a Piper Colt, with her in it, and then got out and soloed her.;P
Tore a hole in the fabric near the tail.

When I found out, my wife about had to hog tie me to keep me from going back and breaking his neck.
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