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ABC News: Aviation Adventurer Steve Fossett Missing

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Light planes are supposed to carry ELT's (Emergency Locator Transmitters) on board, and they get checked out on the A/C annuals. They are tripped in an accident similar to an air bag, and send out a signal on 121.5. Have to wonder why it isn't being heard at least on the satellite receivers....

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Me too, but what does that have to do with people who actually accomplish something with their lives?
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Eubie Blake didn't accomplish something in his 100+ year life?

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Is he going to show up in 20yrs as a modern day
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Me too, but what does that have to do with people who actually accomplish something with their lives?
Sorry, thought we were talking about Scott Joplin. Must be all the wormwood infused pralines or something.

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They've found at least six missing planes while searching for Steven Fossett.
Goes to show how hard they look for "regular" people.
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