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Take my breath away: Top guns refuse to fly $143 million F-22 fighter

01.05.2012 20:39

The F-22 is the world’s most sophisticated operational fighter plane, and one of the most expensive. But due to an unexplained and potentially deadly problem that causes oxygen to drain out of the cockpit, pilots are refusing to be assigned to it.

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Anonymous user 19.03.2013 19:50

humans don't react well to heights over 60K in partial pressure differential cockpits.

Anonymous user 19.03.2013 19:49

Needs Full Pressure Suit, Armstrong Aerospace Medical knows that...

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