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Old 05-12-2018, 05:27 AM
Northernliving Northernliving is offline
 
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NEVER low fly in an area you have not previously recce'd. Even that caution is useless unless you can guarantee that nothing has been erected/strung since your recce...

I know of three people killed and two aircraft destroyed after encountering a wire because of spur-of-the-moment low flying.
I can add a close friend to that list killed by power lines; in a known/familiar area. Walker was a 13k US Navy trained Delta captain. No one is immune. Fly smart and safe.

https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.a...24X32128&key=1

http://www.kathrynsreport.com/2016/0...h-24-2016.html
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