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    Vintage jet blast destroys runway - GIF

    Jet blast from a de Havilland Vampire rips up a runway.




    More: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/201...wolverhampton/

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    Air Traffic Control told him "have a nice day and never come back"

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    Vampire business....

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    The question is where did it land down ?
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    Think they sent the pilot a bill for the repairs?

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    Reminds me of how terrible the roads were where I grew up in Louisiana. They looked like they had already been introduced to Mr. de Havilland Vampire.

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    Actually he provided a service for the airport pointing out bad runway that could have caused a serious problem.



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