What Irma Left on an Arkansas Runway Shows How Destructive It Is [Video]

Conservative Tribune | 9/13/2017 | Benjamin DeKraker
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Hurricane Irma caused thousands of people to evacuate Florida, and clogged freeways became a common sight over the past several days as residents made their way north.

An incredible video from an airport in Arkansas shows the result of Irma’s destructive forces on something you might not think about: U.S. Navy training aircraft.

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The video was recorded at Clinton National Airport over the weekend. As the person taking the video drove down the tarmac, a line of identical military airplanes stretches on and on.

Those distinctive orange and white planes are T-6 Texan II models, which are used to train military pilots near Pensacola, Florida. In the path of Hurricane Irma, nearly a hundred of the aircraft were evacuated out of the panhandle.

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“Clinton National Airport housed 77 of the small planes near its east commercial runway, which is closed for upgrades,” the Arkansas Democrat Gazette explained.

Airport spokesman Shane Carter told the newspaper that the armada left Naval Air Station Whiting Field and traveled in groups of...
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