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Re: They Drop Like a Rock!

From: Kerry Ferrand <kferrand@rocketmail.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Jul 1998 17:44:07 -0700 (PDT)
Fwd Date: Tue, 28 Jul 1998 23:33:54 -0400
Subject: Re: They Drop Like a Rock!


> From: Mark LeCuyer <randydan@wavetech.net>
> To: "UFO UpDates Toronto" <updates@globalserve.net>
> Subject: They Drop Like a Rock!
> Date: Tue, 28 Jul 1998 12:46:17 -0500

> Can anyone enlighten me as to why two of the military jet crashes
> I've seen in the news over the last two years have video of them
> dropping straight down from the sky like a rock? If these jets
> were cruising along at their slowest possible speeds and
> malfunction, wouldn't physics dictate that they crash along a
> diagonal line of trajectory rather than vertically from the sky
> as a helicopter would?

> I may be wrong, but... I don't think so. This indicates that some
> form of antigravitics are in use on these craft. Would it really
> be of any surprise if that were the case?

This indicates a massive jump to conclusion. The aircraft you
describe have probably entered a stall state and their
aerodynamic surfaces no-longer provide lift..thus they might as
well be rocks and fall to earth the same way.

Another factor is that alot of modern military aircraft designs
are aerodynamically unstable at any speed - if it wasn't for
computers constantly adjusting surfaces and trim X times per
second they might do the rock act too..

K