Re: Sydney Hobart Record
Originally Posted by night0wl
jebus...there are times im afraid to go 38 knots equivalent in my automobile...these guys did it on the ocean.
Not just any ocean either! The fact that they (a) broke the record and (b) didn't break anything else is a real testament to the skill and experience of Langman and his crew.
From RFC 1925: "(3) With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is not necessarily a good idea. It is hard to be sure where they are going to land, and it could be dangerous sitting under them as they fly overhead."