Parachute Problems Hit Fighter Jet Program

Jan 30, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: TurnTo23.com

Six F-35 Joint Strike fighter jets have been grounded at Edwards Air Force Base in California after it was discovered that the underseat parachutes for pilots were improperly installed, according to a statement from the Joint Strike Fighter program office.

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Yakov Smirnoff

Dallas, TX

#1 Feb 1, 2012
well just turn the plane upside down and put the parachute right side up

“Uzi Does It”

Since: Nov 08

UZILAND

#2 Feb 2, 2012
US pilots should be so good, they don't need no stinking parachutes.

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