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Mystery of the homesick mechanic who stole a C-130

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Mystery of the homesick mechanic who stole a C-130

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An interesting read - Did he crash, or was he shot down......

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43800089

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Re: Mystery of the homesick mechanic who stole a C-130

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Why nick a Cessna or a Piper when you can nick a Herc? Bet the ground crew copped a shellacking after the event.
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