Microlight Flight: Tragic

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  1. greddie

    greddie Super Sir Loin

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    Well this is pretty tragic

    I read this on the way to work in the london metro:
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    http://www.metro.co.uk/news/809592-pilots-flight-to-australia-to-take-six-weeks
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    and then read this on the way home from work in the evening standard:
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    http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/standard/article-23796950-microlight-pilot-dies-at-start-of-flight-from-uk-to-australia.do
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  2. BoudiCat

    BoudiCat SERIAY.

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  3. D BREAKNECK

    D BREAKNECK 7 years on top

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    Sad, RIP and that, but he at least he died following his dream.

    Like the headline said 'Oz or bust'...
     
  4. dj_bmc

    dj_bmc Member

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    Wot a nutcase, RIP.
     
  5. subprime

    subprime Dysjoint

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    Yeah man, I felt this a little bit.
    Big up's for going for it.
    Feel for the family tho.
     
  6. Moskit

    Moskit :rodigan: Staff Member

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    This.

    Was he terminally ill or something?
     
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    $marty Dexcell Staff Member

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  8. Sammy_Dodger

    Sammy_Dodger Mr Ed

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    RIP...

    I like your use of resources...including mini pic of the paper in question!!...
     
  9. richie_stix

    richie_stix gomby plz

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    sympathy to his family and friends. but if you play with fire....
     
  10. greddie

    greddie Super Sir Loin

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    i was a tad bored last night...
    i thought id post it cos its not everyday a news story is wrapped up so quickly.
    this mornings paper had more on it, it was the fog that did it.
    just a bit savage cos it was for a good cause n that