Crash at Tyndall AFB Air Show


New Arizona, Il Duce/Warlord
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The pilot was a Delta 767ER International captain named Chris Smission.

That's about all I know.


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Unfortunately yeah. Our sunday paper had infomation on it. It said the plane was an SP-95 and that he did a loop to transition into a low pass, but he didn't pull out in time and went propeller first into the ground.

My condolences to the family of Mr. Smisson.


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That's horrible...

It goes to show that even highly experienced pilots can and do make mistakes.

I also send my condolences to the family...