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I just had to steal this training photo...

 


peek  (D 8884)

Jul 23, 2012, 6:08 PM
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The attached photo, seen on Facebook, from the Redemption Boogie this last weekend.

The instructor is Jason Jasnos from Iowa. His comments: "Was training him to pull and had to put the ripcord in a place that would be realistic for him to expect to go for it."

I think it is a nice piece of work, not only giving your student an altimeter and training them to pull, but finding an impromptu training aid to make it more realistic.
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monkycndo  (D License)

Jul 23, 2012, 6:11 PM
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Looks the guy had on an appropriate sized student rig and Jason was just the AAD. If the student didn't pull, Jason would get something out.Laugh


wolfriverjoe  (A 50013)

Jul 23, 2012, 6:38 PM
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In reply to:
Looks the guy had on an appropriate sized student rig and Jason was just the AAD. If the student didn't pull, Jason would get something out.Laugh

Well, at least that AAD woudn't be likely to fire if the pilot opened a window now would it?? Wink


skydived19006  (D 19006)

Jul 24, 2012, 8:38 AM
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Reminds me of this one. (attached)
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theonlyski  (D License)

Jul 24, 2012, 8:56 AM
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That would be a lot of fun for a tailgate exit. 'Just walk out of the back of the plane and arch'


Arvoitus  (D 3917)

Jul 24, 2012, 3:05 PM
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Did they jump together? Is there video of the landing available?


stratostar  (Student)

Jul 24, 2012, 3:17 PM
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Yes they jumped together, I watched them exit.


Abedy  (D 10153)

Jul 25, 2012, 8:54 AM
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I'm 1,85m (6'1") so I am usually taller than my students but it happens that they are hightowers Wink
If they do arch at exit it works from a tailgate without a flip, see pic attached. Nice student, really good body position. If they de-arch thing might become interesting Angelic
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dorbie

Jul 30, 2012, 2:29 PM
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That's a fucking big AAD.


JohnMitchell  (D 6462)

Jul 30, 2012, 4:58 PM
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Nice plane for big passengers. Cool


erdnarob  (D 364)

Aug 7, 2012, 9:10 AM
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Very nice tandem exit but what kind of airplane is it ?


christelsabine  (D 10828)

Aug 7, 2012, 12:43 PM
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AN-28



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