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Alberta International Airshow, Lethbridge Airport, Saturday 23rd July 2010

 

This iconic photo was taken by
W. A. Bill Wilson

 

        "The photo was taken during the training run for the Alberta International Airshow at at Alberta's Lethbridge Airport

        Captain Brian Bews, CAF,

 ejected at low level, at 90 degrees bank, wings perpendicular to the ground. The Martin-Baker seat sensed the orientation and corrected the trajectory of the seat to the vertical.

At that point the drogue chute deployed opening the full parachute
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 photo W. A. Wilson - used with permission