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(RealClear)   Eight killed while taking crash course in skydiving   (realclear.com) divider line 4
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8729 clicks; posted to Main » on 20 Apr 2014 at 9:43 PM (35 weeks ago)   |  Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»



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2014-04-21 12:05:38 PM  
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TommyDeuce: From Wiki, so take with a grain of salt but,

General characteristics
Crew: one
Capacity: seven passengers


8 dead, 3 got out.

/Math fail proves deadly



8 Is the seating capacity with the seats installed.  Nearly every jump plane has the cabin seats removed to make room for more passengers.  Weight is a factor however jump planes dont have to carry full fuel tanks so they generally have excess carrying capacity.
2014-04-20 10:20:20 PM  
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If only there was some sort of backpack they could put on to cause plain death failure.

If you read that twice it makes sense.
2014-04-20 09:52:40 PM  
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Perkele
2014-04-20 09:48:47 PM  
1 votes:
If only they had a safe way to exit the plane while in the air.

/drta
 
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