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"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Your Sunday Morning Turboprop Noise

Airbus A400M:

Hard to tell, but I'm assuming that the A400M uses ailerons for roll control. Getting into high bank angles with spoilers for roll control is a bad thing, as the Air Force has found out.


deadstick said...

World's biggest J-3 Cub...

CenterPuke88 said...

Sucker is pretty fast too, was skipping along about 420 over the ground in the 30's while the jets were hitting 500-520. Not so bad for a turboprop.

J4rh34d said...

I watched one last July performing low level over Eynsham, while I was cruising a narrowboat on the Thames. It must have been out of Brize Norton to the west. It looked s-o-o-o slow, probably because it is so huge.