1. Yourdogsdead's Avatar
    Reading about a little incident at a privately owned airstrip involving a real plane and an R/C plane. Who do you think was right? Nobody was killed.
    08-20-2010 01:11 PM
  2. Cubanjinx's Avatar
    Without a doubt the person to blame is the pilot of the Pitts. He had no clearance to do a low pass. With that many ppl there you would think they would take extra precaution pulling any type of stunts
    08-20-2010 04:19 PM
  3. sniffs's Avatar
    Looks like he purposely hit the RC plane also. Totally the Pitts' fault. Looks like a real jerk move.
    08-20-2010 04:32 PM
  4. Cubanjinx's Avatar
    Ya i thought the same thing when i saw the vid. Seems thats the only reason he would pull a move like that without permission
    08-20-2010 05:36 PM
  5. cr3amy's Avatar
    Isn't this what insurance is for? To pay off any property damage, which includes this dude's RC plane?
    08-20-2010 05:42 PM
  6. Cubanjinx's Avatar
    I dont know if crashing into a toy is a part of the coverage haha
    08-20-2010 05:44 PM
  7. Yourdogsdead's Avatar
    Keep in mind, this is an uncontrolled airport. He doesn't need a clearance to land. It was a failure in communication. The R/C guys spotter had walked away from his spotee and the guy in charge of communicating with the real planes was acting a a spotter.

    He definitely didn't do it on purpose. Hitting something that large can bring a plane down.
    08-20-2010 08:26 PM
  8. pwnst_r's Avatar
    I think they should go fly that thing someplace else. It's a fkn airport.
    08-21-2010 06:16 PM