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Impressive Remote Control F-18 Hornet Video Asks Viewers To Rate This Landing

"Fantastic speed control," writes a viewer of the video. "And I love that laugh at the end!"

A man with a Horizon Hobby remote control F-18 Hornet model is seen bringing the airplane in for a landing from significant elevation. The plane swoops down in a steep descent before touching down. As the RC pilot suggests, decide what you think of the landing by checking out the video below.

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TikTok users react to the video posted by @rc_air_shenanigans.

"Fantastic speed control," writes video viewer @wayne7717. "And I love that laugh at the end!"

"In a real fighter," asks @by2or, "Would you consider this a combat landing?"

To which @rc_air_shenanigans replies, "Nah. The navy plops F-18s down on the carrier way harder."

"I get that," says @by2or, "But landing at a forward air base, wouldn't they come down that steep to avoid surface-to-air missiles?"

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"Yeah, you have a point," writes @rc_air_shenanigans. "I've been on four planes that did combate landings and it feels like they just nose to the earth straight down and then land, LOL."

Viewer @_spondyles_ has a confession. "For a sec I thought it was real," he says.

"Too smooth for a Navy landing!" exclaims @pixelatedhooning.

"Haha," laughs @rc_air_shenanigans. "When we set the 18s down harder we just called it a carrier landing."

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