[LINK] F-22 Raptor stumped by International Date Line

Kim Holburn kim.holburn at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 22:06:40 AEDT 2007

On 2007/Mar/01, at 5:06 AM, Daniel Rose wrote:

> There is a possibly apocryphal story about fighters going from  
> Europe south over the Equator.
> They flipped over in mid air and flew along upside down.

F-16 - I remember being told about this.  Whether it's true or not I  
don't know.  Can't find anything about it in snopes so maybe it is ;-)


On the other hand this reference says it was a bug found in simulation:

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