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Offline Angry Turnip

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Plane Sailing G-PBYA gets stuck on Loch Ness
« on: October 20, 2020, 10:53:39 AM »
Plane Sailings Canadian Vickers Canso ( Catalina ) G-PBYA went tech on Loch Ness and the crew had to be rescued by a RNLI lifeboat.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-scotland-54593806  and   https://www.catalina.org.uk/our-catalina-g-pbya/
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Re: Plane Sailing G-PBYA gets stuck on Loch Ness
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2020, 03:39:36 PM »
I seen the video from the rnli on Facebook.

Great skill by all involved.

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Re: Plane Sailing G-PBYA gets stuck on Loch Ness
« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2020, 08:30:06 PM »
Hopefully they can get her fixed and returned to base quickly. Great aircraft, love seeing it display. The crew were very friendly last summer at Duxford.