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Old November 22nd, 2011, 07:06 PM
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Default Record airplane takeoff/landings

The winner had total takeoff and landing distance of a mere 78 feet. Thatís 43 feet for the takeoff and 35 feet for the landing !!

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About as close to VTOL as you can get without really being VTOL. Great fun to watch that video. Thanks for posting.

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I concur with "SKY", that was a great video, Phil.

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Of course they are "modified" to do all that, though.
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