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(CNN)   Garp: "I'll take it"   (cnn.com) divider line
    More: Scary, Airport, Duluth, Minnesota, National Transportation Safety Board, Minnesota, Lake Superior, small plane, Duluth International Airport, Cessna 172  
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5148 clicks; posted to Main » on 03 Oct 2022 at 1:38 PM (17 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2022-10-03 1:50:00 PM  
7 votes:
I'll bet the investigation will show the pilot was getting oral from a passenger at the time of the crash.
 
2022-10-03 12:40:14 PM  
6 votes:
It's been pre-disastered!
 
2022-10-03 1:46:48 PM  
6 votes:
Just a couple days after a helicopter flew into another house. What's up with these pilots? Were they high?

/well they were before they crashed, then they got quite low
 
2022-10-03 1:48:26 PM  
5 votes:
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2022-10-03 2:47:03 PM  
5 votes:
It's unclear why the plane went down.

My guess would be gravity.
 
2022-10-03 1:48:31 PM  
4 votes:
In Minnesota, you should always be prepared for guests to just drop in.
 
2022-10-03 1:50:26 PM  
3 votes:
Somebody VFR'd when they should have IFR'd
 
2022-10-03 1:58:33 PM  
3 votes:
The world according to Garp
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2022-10-03 3:04:34 PM  
2 votes:
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2022-10-03 3:42:12 PM  
2 votes:

kb7rky: Didn't notice the clouds rolling in, until I couldn't see the VOR.


Were you doing VOR navigation by looking at the VOR transmitter building?
 
2022-10-03 8:55:27 PM  
2 votes:

robodog: So I'm amazed at the damage the house suffered, the 172 has a max GVWR of 2,500 pounds and a cruise speed of 180k (and bring that close to the airport likely slower), basically the house got hit by a huayra bc (supercar) at less than top speed. I wouldn't expect that kind of crash to destroy half of an entire story of an ~4k sq foot house.


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2022-10-03 1:50:31 PM  
1 vote:
Jeepers, this is the second Garp-like thing I've seen today!

/the chomped off penis from the war thread is assumed
//I just remembered they had to wire her jaw in the movie after😂
 
2022-10-03 3:29:49 PM  
1 vote:

Oneiros: Charlie Freak: Whoa, yikes.

KDLH 020355Z 08010G19KT 5SM BR OVC002 09/08 A3038 RMK AO2 SLP296 T00940083

That's some pretty crappy conditions.

It's been 20 years since I wrote a parser for weather reports... let's see how much I remember:

KDLH location
020355Z time, in GMT
08010G19KT 10 knot winds gusting to 19 knots at 80 degrees (East?)
5SM 5 mile visibility
BR rain?
OVC002 overcast (at 2 miles?)
09/08 temperature and dew point in celcius (so really saturated, so the rain is probably wrong)
A3038 barometric pressure
RMK remark (so non-required stuff past this point)
AO2 ?? (I think this was where I usually saw 'A0K' when it was supposed to be 'AOK'.  No clue what the 2 is
SLP296 ??
T00940083 ??


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2022-10-03 4:13:59 PM  
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2022-10-03 10:41:05 PM  
1 vote:
Ah, so we're in that timeline. No worries, it'll be reset to kill one of the house occupants soon enough.

On October 2, 1988, troubled teenager Donald "Donnie" Darko sleepwalks outside, led by a mysterious voice. Once outside, he meets a figure in a monstrous rabbit costume who introduces himself as "Frank" and tells Donnie that the world will end in precisely 28 days, 6 hours, 42 minutes and 12 seconds. Donnie wakes up the next morning on the green of a local golf course and returns home to discover a jet engine has crashed into his bedroom.


A small plane crashed into a Minnesota home Saturday night, killing three people who were on board, officials said.


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