Any idea what this airplane(Helicopter) is doing?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by turnerstar31, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. turnerstar31

    turnerstar31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you look at the bottom of the airplane you can see the oval thing that it is pulling. I have never seen anything do this before and not sure what they are up to. They have been flying over our property for a couple of days now.
     
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  2. Emzyyy

    Emzyyy Runs with Deer

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    I don't know thats quite odd. Ill have to ask my dad he might know, he knows alot about planes.
     
  3. robinaggie

    robinaggie Flew the Coop

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    I've never seen anything like this either. It could be doing some mapping, but I can't be sure. Is the aircraft military?
     
  4. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    I think its a helicopter and i would guess it is collecting information about airborne poultants or other stuff thats in the air
     
  5. cluckychick

    cluckychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe they wanna see how many reports on UFO's they can get?? [​IMG]
     
  6. Miltonchix

    Miltonchix Taking a Break

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    It looks like an oversized metal detector. They could be mapping the mineral content/locations. Are there mining operations in your area?
     
  7. turnerstar31

    turnerstar31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They chaged planes yesterday it did look like a military one. We are also close to fort drum so not to sure about if that would have anything to do with it. It was kinda scary because yesterday it was flying over top of our house.
     
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    turnerstar31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:We use to have lead mines around here. We have some of the mines on our property so maybe that is it. I just wish that they would have given us some warning if that is what they are up to.
     
  9. greyhorsewoman

    greyhorsewoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe you could call the fort and ask if it is them and what it's about. I'm sure they expect people to be curious about such a thing!
     
  10. Miltonchix

    Miltonchix Taking a Break

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    A SNEAK-O-SCOPE!! [​IMG]
    They can see through walls and everything! [​IMG]
     

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