ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: Of chutes and planes.
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Thread: Of chutes and planes.
Message: Re: Of chutes and planes.
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From: Gypsy444 at aol.com
Date: Fri, 21 Feb 1997 04:02:46 UTC
Hi, it's me, Patty. I've done a couple of times, both tandems. Didn't really enjoy them all that much but I think it was worthwhile...i feel like i could bail out a lot easier now that I know it's not all that big a deal. Plus, I have watched two of my friends bail out (successfully) of airplanes, and had another friend bail out...which could have been successful, but the leg straps weren't done up. oh well. Anyway, the reason I'm writing is that I think every aerobatic pilot who wears a chute should jump at least once (preferably a tandem) to give them the confidence to know that they could jump in an emergency. Patty