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Latest F-35 bang seat* mods will stop them breaking pilots' necks, beams US

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Re: Handling the G's

Good for the pilots but what about the crew/passengers? Think door-gunners and medics and wounded...or a load of infantry. The big issue is altitude. Most choppers, if they are about to fall out of the sky, are not at an altitude were parachutes are effective.

*I'm a former door gunner, Vietnam era.

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