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The plane was an experimental aircraft with a small, gasoline-powered engine and wings wrapped in fabric similar to heavy-duty sail cloth, officials said.
They screw everyone everywhere all the time,
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Originally posted by jafo72
I am a lifetime member of the EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) and have flown many Ultralight aircraft. This thread seems to be pointing toward condemning these aircraft. However, their safety record exceeds that of automobiles that everyone uses but rarely condemns.
Let's wait until the NTSB gets through with this and the other ultralight crash this week in Tennessee before blaming "Experimental" aircraft or "ultralights"!