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    F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    Navy jet crashes into apartments in Virginia - CNN.com

    Can't imagine a worse feeling than crashing a multimillion dollar jet into a residential area.


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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    That'll buff out.



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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    I think I played that level in COD Modern Warfare.


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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    Aliens!



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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    Must have known they were going down for a bit before ejecting:

    George Pilkington, a witness to the crash, said he saw the plane flying low, with its nose up and tail down, ejecting fuel-- which struck him as unusual. The engine was straining, he said.

    "It came over the top of my truck emptying fuel," Pilkington said.




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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    Navy jet crashes into apartments in Virginia - CNN.com

    Can't imagine a worse feeling than crashing a multimillion dollar jet into a residential area.


    Don't worry, you wouldn't be feeling much of anything a few seconds into it.


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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    Every pilot just thinks they can be like Nick Cage in Con Air, that only works on The Strip, amateur.



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    Re: F-18 Crashed into Apartments

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    Every pilot just thinks they can be like Nick Cage in Con Air, that only works on The Strip, amateur.
    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MMD6k6Pnnw&feature=related]Con Air - YouTube[/ame]



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