The W
Views: 97762436
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
28.7.07 2142
The 7 - Current Events & Politics - Fighter Crashes in Raleigh-Durham
This thread has 1 referral leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(1008 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (3 total)
The Amazing Salami
Sujuk
Level: 64

Posts: 706/1000
EXP: 2109330
For next: 104779

Since: 23.5.02
From: Oklahoma

Since last post: 3701 days
Last activity: 3700 days
#1 Posted on 26.3.04 1513.41
Reposted on: 26.3.11 1513.46
NEWS ALERT F/A-18 fighter jet crashes on takeoff at Raleigh-Durham airport. Pilot ejects but condition unknown. Details soon.


This is all that's out as of right now. Here's hoping it was nothing terror related.
Promote this thread!
AWArulz
Knackwurst
Level: 107

Posts: 739/3339
EXP: 13035001
For next: 56352

Since: 28.1.02
From: Louisville, KY

Since last post: 4 hours
Last activity: 4 hours
AIM:  
Y!:
#2 Posted on 26.3.04 1542.31
Reposted on: 26.3.11 1543.57
    Originally posted by The Amazing Salami
    NEWS ALERT F/A-18 fighter jet crashes on takeoff at Raleigh-Durham airport. Pilot ejects but condition unknown. Details soon.


    This is all that's out as of right now. Here's hoping it was nothing terror related.


The pilot, who was the only person on board, ejected before the crash. He was transported to Wake Medical Center and is reportedly in good condition.

according to NBC17.com
Jaguar
Knackwurst
Level: 106

Posts: 2187/3273
EXP: 12657240
For next: 14744

Since: 23.1.02
From: Phoenix, AZ

Since last post: 112 days
Last activity: 112 days
#3 Posted on 26.3.04 1715.20
Reposted on: 26.3.11 1715.34
According to a man named Mark who called in from the Airport to 96Rock, the F-18s were taking off in tandem, but the second pilot decided to show off and hit his afterburners. He then lost control, bounced a couple times and then ejected.

Last I heard the RDU Airport was closed for the afternoon. No idea when flights will start again.

-Jag
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: Politicos to be On Jeopardy
Next thread: Who'd you give money to?
Previous thread: Canada finally gets to Colonialism
(1008 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Current Events & Politics - Fighter Crashes in Raleigh-DurhamRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.172 seconds.