Video: how to waterski an airplane (and why you probably shouldn’t)

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You’ve probably seen the videos on YouTube, with taildraggers skimming the water with their big tires as they approach to land. In this honest video, Trent Palmer explains why it’s done, how to do it safely – but also why you probably shouldn’t do it. A fun and fascinating look at a common bush pilot trick.

Video from Trent Palmer.