Air NZ pilots prepare for a death-defying stunt – anyone want to bet on them succeeding?

February 11, 2011

Bugger...maybe a bit of Viagra would have kept it up.

Air New Zealand is about to attempt to put the laws of gravity to the test.

At least, that’s the implication of a Herald headline today.

It says –

Dash 8 fleet to stay in air

Alf reckons the last time anyone tried to perform a stunt like this was when King Canute commanded the tide to stay back.

Alf will be among the keen observers of what is bound to happen when the bloody planes run out of fuel.

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