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Is this real?

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Is this real?

#1 Post by DougS » November 8th, 2008, 10:33 am

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#2 Post by MedMae » November 8th, 2008, 12:38 pm

Complexity is just simplicity multiplied to a point which exceeds a particular level of comprehension. - Theowarner

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#3 Post by Maria Mac » November 8th, 2008, 5:19 pm

It looks very convincing until the landing. That looks fake.

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#4 Post by tubataxidriver » November 8th, 2008, 10:00 pm

It is a fake. There are various additional items on YouTube pointing out the flaws. There are two separate planes involved, and a lot of image manipulation.

In my experience a lot of this type of video on YouTube is fake.

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#5 Post by Nick » November 9th, 2008, 10:49 am

Real or not, it scared the bejeebus out of me!

I would think for anyone with a little knowledge of the appropriate physics would be able to tell us straight away if the loss of a wing would render a plane, even a stunt plane unflyable. Sadly, I'm not that person.

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#6 Post by snaggletooth » November 11th, 2008, 11:09 am

Has to be fake, but it's a great clip! :D

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