Anyone who wants to see a blown F-16 tire?

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Unread post10 May 2006, 21:52

Anyone who want's to see a blown F-16 tire?

Follow this link: http://forsvaret.dk/FTK/Nyt+og+Presse/F ... dstrup.htm you may not understand it but the pictures counts.

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Unread post10 May 2006, 21:57

ET-204,

welcome to the forum and thanks for posting this link.

For those interested, we have an English description of the mishap in our news section:

Danish Air Force F-16AM tire failure

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Unread post10 May 2006, 21:59

That is more then just a blown tire, it's missing all but the bead. May have helped the landing without all the rubber!
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Unread post11 May 2006, 11:22

Hi Stefan. I read it on the front page, but there was not any detailed pictures...

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Well, he took a wire to reduce the landing distance.

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