Take off, Roll & Land - on same runway

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Hedley
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Take off, Roll & Land - on same runway

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Airshow crowds are pretty jaded. Most of you have probably seen someone take off, roll then land full stop again on a runway.

Ever seen anyone do it in an F-104, with it's extraordinarily high wing loading?

http://www.aerodrome-gruyere.ch/video/touch-roll-touch/

I think he may have exceeded 60 degrees of bank!
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Re: Take off, Roll & Land - on same runway

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Always amazes me that that overgrown lawndart managed to fly. I guess the saying is correct.... if you strap enough thrust to anything you'll make it fly! :lol:
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