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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-05-2009, 09:30 AM Thread Starter
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This whole Air France thing is starting to sound like a Lost plot line.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090605/...a/brazil_plane

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-05-2009, 09:31 AM
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HAHAHA That was the first thing I freaking thought of when this all went down. Either that or Emilia Earhart all over.

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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-05-2009, 09:52 AM
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This is nuts...
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-05-2009, 10:28 AM
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a bit upsetting i'd say. i can't imagine the avionics software goofed up, but i can DEFINITELY see the pitot tubes, static ports, etc freezing up in those weather conditions, even if they're heated.
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the perfect storm-in the sky?
I read that the water in the area is 22,000 feet deep and therefore the black boxes may never be recovered?

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They they fly over the Bermuda Triangle?

Edit: What weather did they encounter? I hadn't heard about that part yet...

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I'd doubt it. The triangle is here:



And a Brazil/France flight wouldn't go that far north-west to come near it. Where's Chills?

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