Cool video about the emergency landing of Race 232 in Reno

October 05, 2013  •  Leave a Comment

In my earlier post about Reno I showed this picture of 232, the Sea Fury that had to make an emergency landing after the air intake on the cowl failed and parts were ingested:

 

 

Just today I was e-mailed a link to an interesting video they put out about the problem.  It's about ten minutes long and gives a very interesting post-mortem of the emergency.  They show it from several different camera angles and interview both the pilot, former astronaut Hoot Gibson, and the maintenance crew chief.

http://vimeo.com/75535950


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