Plane crashes at drag strip.

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Limo Wreck, Jan 7, 2014.

  1. Limo Wreck

    Limo Wreck Aboard the great mothership Gold

    Reputations:
    2,360
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    9,015
    Likes Received:
    19,630
    [video=youtube;thnddErC66A]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thnddErC66A#t=20[/video]

    A Beechcraft B200 Super King Air was destroyed in an accident near Akureyri Airport (AEY), Iceland. The medic and one of the pilots were killed. The other pilot received minor injuries.
    The air ambulance plane had transported a patient to Reykjavik, Iceland and was returning to Akureyri. Since a Fokker passenger plane was about to depart, the flight had to hold to the west of the airport.
    While in a left hand turn, the airplane lost height. The left wing touched the ground and the airplane broke up while impacting terrain at Hlíðarfjall Road, northwest of Akureyri Airport. A post-impact fire erupted.
     
    Last edited: Jan 7, 2014
  2. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen New phone who dis? VIP

    Reputations:
    86,501
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    49,889
    Likes Received:
    56,313
    Seems fair, since they use runways to race cars.
     
  3. HS Cult Leader

    HS Cult Leader Elite Member Gold

    Reputations:
    62,518
    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2012
    Messages:
    16,758
    Likes Received:
    27,430

    That's amazing because that plane looks like it was totally destroyed.
     
  4. Rufus

    Rufus Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    7,964
    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2012
    Messages:
    10,845
    Likes Received:
    5,313
    The guy in the right lane jumped the start.
     
  5. cia212

    cia212 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2012
    Messages:
    4,722
    Likes Received:
    3,698
    What happened? He wasn't trying to make an emergency landing (he's WAY too fast and his gear and flaps are up). It looks like he was trying to buzz the drag strip and wasn't paying attention to his altitude.
     
  6. fuzzynuts

    fuzzynuts 99% Relevant

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 1, 2013
    Messages:
    3,634
    Likes Received:
    124
    They don't use enough vowels in the Icelandic language. :grad:
     
  7. Shithead

    Shithead Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    11,173
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    14,954
    Likes Received:
    25,947
    Who knew they drag raced in Iceland?:dontknow:
     
  8. skytzoboy

    skytzoboy not a fuck to give

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 30, 2011
    Messages:
    5,004
    Likes Received:
    40
    Right? How much does it cost to ship a '55 Chevy over there?
     
  9. wujekcity

    wujekcity Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    2,236
    Joined:
    May 20, 2013
    Messages:
    2,343
    Likes Received:
    2,131
    thats a sick Chevy! that is fucking sweet!
     
  10. HS Cult Leader

    HS Cult Leader Elite Member Gold

    Reputations:
    62,518
    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2012
    Messages:
    16,758
    Likes Received:
    27,430
    They also like to drag race on lakes.

    [video=youtube;NogDdQijJmw]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NogDdQijJmw[/video]
     
  11. itpdude

    itpdude New Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    14,587
    Likes Received:
    13
    Glad everyone is okay.
     
  12. SuperFarts

    SuperFarts Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    13,050
    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2012
    Messages:
    6,628
    Likes Received:
    12,644
    ikr