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Mystery of the homesick mechanic who stole a C-130

PostPosted: Wed Apr 18, 2018 5:42
by bluedonkey99
An interesting read - Did he crash, or was he shot down......

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

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

PostPosted: Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:23
by smeg1959
Why nick a Cessna or a Piper when you can nick a Herc? Bet the ground crew copped a shellacking after the event.

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

PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2019 23:00
by bluedonkey99
surprising update on this story

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-46624382