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NASCAR team owner Roush in serious condition after plane crash


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#1 OFFLINE   Mavrick

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Posted 28 July 2010 - 09:16 AM

(CNN) -- The morning after his private jet crashed at an airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, NASCAR team owner Jack Roush remained in serious, but stable, condition at Theda Clark Medical Center in nearby Neenah, Wisconsin, hospital spokeswoman Megan Wilcox said Wednesday.


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#2 OFFLINE   djlong

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Posted 29 July 2010 - 04:47 PM

Ok, how many people do you know who have survived TWO plane crashes? Jack is either damn lucky or "can't take the hint", depending on your point of view.

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Posted 29 July 2010 - 04:59 PM

Since he was piloting during both crashes, he at least had some "input" into the results both times.

By all accounts, he is a seasoned pilot, and therefore, it was likely conditions he trained for, improving his survival. Good news in any case.
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#4 OFFLINE   dave29

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Posted 31 July 2010 - 06:14 AM

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Posted 31 July 2010 - 10:14 AM

Ok, how many people do you know who have survived TWO plane crashes? Jack is either damn lucky or "can't take the hint", depending on your point of view.



When I was station at Hickam Air Force base in the early sixties I remember this sergeant who had been in four plane crashes. He always use to say that he knew he would never survive a fifth.

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Posted 31 July 2010 - 11:52 AM

I thought maybe he was flying an experimental, since Oshkosh is the place they hold those experimental air shows... but that was a high dollar jet. Very strange. Glad he walked out. I think he needs to hire a real pilot.

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