Eagle15 wrote:Fascinating story! I was wondering what the effect of a 727's wake would have on a parachutist jumping out the back?
DocLightning wrote:Eagle15 wrote:Fascinating story! I was wondering what the effect of a 727's wake would have on a parachutist jumping out the back?
It would be a hell of a ride, but a human body with a closed chute is a dense thing. He would fall below any such effect very quickly.
TWA772LR wrote:Say what you want about Cooper, but this is the closest to a James Bond/Thomas Crown-type of heist ever. I don't advocate crime, but since no people were harmed (on the contrary, the FAs said he was actually charming), this is the coolest crime in US history.
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