Grim Flight

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Grim Flight

Postby Ray C » Sat Aug 22, 2015 6:16 pm

What an atmosphere the cabin in 558 must have had on the way to Shoreham.....well done for showing up.
Another brave pilot lost....My simpathys to all the family's involved in this Terrable air crash.
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Re: Grim Flight

Postby Sooty655 » Sat Aug 22, 2015 7:08 pm

Terrible disaster. RIP all those who lost their lives today. :( :(
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Re: Grim Flight

Postby Spitfire » Sat Aug 22, 2015 8:56 pm

So soon after the Gnat :(

What is happening ?? :( :(

Thoughts with the relatives of all victims of this dreadful accident ...
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Re: Grim Flight

Postby Sooty655 » Sat Aug 22, 2015 9:58 pm

BBC are now saying the pilot survived but is critical.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-34029764
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Re: Grim Flight

Postby Mayfly » Sun Aug 23, 2015 7:08 am

Dreadful, dreadful news.

The first civil deaths at least on the ground since 1952 at an air show.

Thoughts to all involved.
In memory of a very dear friend - Mike Pearson

Very fond memories of Robbie Gilvary - DTs 1st Vulcan Captain who taught DT all he knew.
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Re: Grim Flight

Postby Dee » Mon Aug 24, 2015 7:41 am

RIP ,Tragic accident, thoughts with all those involved.
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