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    Russian-Made Crash Notification

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    Post  PapaDragon Sat Aug 28, 2021 3:18 am

    Broski wrote:Alright, what the hell is going on with all these crashes? Is this normal?

    Apparently August is a bad mojo month in Russia, all sorts at accidents and disasters happen in this time of year


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    Post  flamming_python Sat Aug 28, 2021 3:56 am

    Highly shitty times

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    Post  Mir Sat Aug 28, 2021 10:44 am

    Only a few more days then it's September Smile

    But seriously this is just unbelievable!
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    Post  GarryB Sat Aug 28, 2021 10:58 am

    Planes crash... they don't crash at the same time each week, and they don't crash one or two months apart to even out and make a nice average crash statistic.

    If related to weather they can be clumped together, but equally there are so many other factors just picking one is not going to explain them all.

    Just bad luck... wait for the investigations and move on.

    No one goes on about all the car crashes that happen continuously around the world and kill rather more people... you would think having aircraft able to carry hundreds of people at a time and the dangers of weather and geography with the danger of gravity and enormous volumes of fuel in most cases would make it vastly more dangerous... but even today the risks are not that bad for flying.
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    Post  owais.usmani Fri Sep 24, 2021 12:09 pm

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    Post  Isos Fri Sep 24, 2021 1:01 pm

    Helicopters need something like this to be safe :

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    Post  miketheterrible Fri Sep 24, 2021 3:34 pm

    It's always the same. People concentrate more on Russian crashes but less so on American crashes let's say. Neither are Rosey pictures and proves that lots needs to be done to improve quality and QA. And even that won't stop crashes from happening.

    What is important is human life. How many of those crashes cause loss of human life?

    Helicopters seem to be a death sentence for anyone in a crash
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    Post  Isos Fri Sep 24, 2021 5:46 pm

    Helicopters seem to be a death sentence for anyone in a crash

    Clearly. That's why I think they need such parachutes.

    Planes can fly on one engine or even with no engines for a long time and can even land on unprepared roads or on the sea. Much safer.

    Helicopter aren't safe. And the future UAV taxi that will be used will be worse.

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    Post  Isos Fri Sep 24, 2021 9:23 pm

    Btw another helicopter crashed yesterday. A medevac Ansat.

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    Post  GarryB Sat Sep 25, 2021 6:11 am

    First helicopter with a parachute my arse.... the Ka-50 has had an ejection seat since it was designed in the 1980s.

    When things go wrong and you crash a parachute can only do so much... a couple of those crashes were heavy landings... well you don't know the landing is going to be too heavy till it is over making a parachute useless.

    Helicopters can auto rotate if they have speed and altitude, but again not much use when coming in to land and there is a problem.

    It does not matter what they do there will always be air accidents... just like there will always be car crashes... minimise them as much as possible, but don't whine on the internet about it... that helps no one.
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    Post  Backman Thu Dec 23, 2021 4:36 am

    Isos wrote:Helicopters need something like this to be safe :

    [youtube]R9g0L8ue]

    Yeah. Especially with all of these drone heli taxis coming out. If they had a chute, I'd take a ride on one. If not ? I'll pass
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    Post  George1 Fri Jan 28, 2022 10:33 pm

    RIP

    Serviceman dies after Mil Mi-8 helicopter hard landing in Ulyanovsk region — ministry

    https://tass.com/emergencies/1394739
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    Post  Big_Gazza Sun Jan 30, 2022 3:13 pm

    MiG-31 ran off runway in Novgorod region...   cry

    No injuries however, so that's something.

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