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Re: HMS Bounty in trouble...

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Originally Posted by xymotic View Post
Except a helicopter rescue in calm weather is a *little* different than one on the edge of a hurricane.
Good example of a moot point. The helicopter rescue was successful. Everyone on the life rafts was rescued. It's possible the outcome would have been the same in other conditions.


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