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Thanks to This Man, Airplanes Don’t Crash Into Mountains Anymore

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Pretty impressive.

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canuck44 4
Especially when mentally ill pilot flies it into one intentionally.
mike SUT 1
As long as there are planes flying there will be controlled flight into mountainsides. Even with Ground Proximity Warning Systems, there always the guy who will cancel warning or ignore it because he flew over the same place once VFR and he'll think it's a spurious false warning.


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