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Jaw-dropping pictures show what hailstones can do to your aircraft

If there’s a modern definition of hero, airplane pilots should definitely be included.  SEE ALSO: Footage shows plane’s impressive emergency landing on a highway Take Alexander Akopov, the Ukrainian captain whose Cyprus-bound aircraft carrying 127 people was battered by a epic hailstorm just 10 minutes after take-off from Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport.  Golfball-sized hailstones damaged the A320’s nose, shattering the windscreen and leaving the pilots unable to see from the forward window.  Akopov then took the…

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Jaw-dropping pictures show what hailstones can do to your aircraft

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