It’ll take your wig right off

Flyers call it the Low Pass, but seldom is it this low:

Peter Grant fills in the details:

This video, apparently dating from 2014, shows a Ukrainian Sukhoi Su-24 (a Soviet equivalent to the US F-111) making a very low, very fast pass over other Ukrainian aircraft at the Starokostiantyniv air base.

“One slip,” says Grant, “and he’d have been a smear of metal and strawberry jam on the earth.” Yep.

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