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Old 05-11-2013
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Re: AC 72 crashes, 1 dead

Had a friend on an AC45 which pitchpoled a couple of weeks ago in SFO. He was happy he was wearing a helmet: they were going 30 knots up on foils until the boat stopped and he got shot from the stern like a rock in a catapult.
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