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Cessna Caravan making an emergency landing dead stick. Well done sir. (www.youtube.com) More...

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mwenkman
mark wenkman 4
I think the pilot was related to Bob Hoover.
reuben
Reuben Smith 4
He should have made the jumpers stay in the plane... It is always nice to have someone to scream with you.
JedFR
Thomas Foster 2
The judgmental spectators were funny, critiquing him the whole way down about how he was going to stall it and then acting like he was awesome the second it touched down. Good job pilot. Shut up foul-mouthed junior high kids at the DZ.
DuleK
Dule K. 2
Bravo!!!! Superb job!!!! That's how a real pilot does it, instead of pilots of certain aircraft (not gonna name it) would immediately rely in the red parachute handle just above them.
Vanfleet1
J. Vanfleet 2
When I learned to fly dead stick landings were part of the things that we did. Today they teach pilots to be operators. Sad.
DashTrash
DashTrash 3
They're still part of training. Doesn't mean losing an engine in a single is a non-event.

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rjb4000
rjb4000 1
Yeah back in my day we hand cranked our car engines to life and we wrote letters with feather and quill… All this automation today is ruining us!
rmondella
Ricardo Mondella 1
good job !!!!
PADDYSPIG
PAT BRENNAN 1
Better than SSA! You bet!
Klemons
Klemons 1
Sir, you are a Boss