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Old 04-01-2016, 10:55 AM
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JGC in the news...takes out $60m Fighter Jet

Not a suggested use of the Grand Cherokee for sure...

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Old 04-01-2016, 11:57 AM
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Re: JGC in the news...takes out $60m Fighter Jet

Well that sucked, no pics. I wonder how bad the damage is to the F18?
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Re: JGC in the news...takes out $60m Fighter Jet

Yea, they didn't offer up a whole lot of information in the article or video; likely on purpose, however. How they got by the security gate is lacking in detail and that, for sure, is on purpose.

I only posted because I caught the specific reference to a Grand Cherokee....I guess it was a trim level that doesn't like hornets.
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Re: JGC in the news...takes out $60m Fighter Jet

Wow crazy. 100mph in the Jeep. Jeesh.

On another note Its amazing that they got through the gate and no shots were unloaded on them.


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Wow crazy. 100mph in the Jeep. Jeesh.

On another note Its amazing that they got through the gate and no shots were unloaded on them.

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Only thing I can think of is they were military or rushed the gate quicker then they could react
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.. or rushed the gate quicker then they could react
THAT...is a bit scary to contemplate. I'm sure "someone" got a "talking to" after this incident...I hope.
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THAT...is a bit scary to contemplate. I'm sure "someone" got a "talking to" after this incident...I hope.
Well if it was an army base, someone got/ getting investigated and getting a counseling statement about not doing their job lol.

But since it was a naval base I can't say. But it likely was a talking to and then lunch lol
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THAT...is a bit scary to contemplate. I'm sure "someone" got a "talking to" after this incident...I hope.
There's probably a few gate guards out there gluing that Hornet back together piece by little piece--on their way to Greenland as their next assignment.

Fertilizer does tend to hit the fan over these incidents, particularly if they hit the news.
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