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Ejection Seats

The ejection seat is a really "hot" seat: A rocket motor to get the pilot out of the plane in whatever kind of emergency. Today ejection seats can be found in every fighter that strikes through the skies and often enough the were the last escape for aircrews, either in combat situations or in other occasions. So there are a number of people who join a very special club ... the Martin Baker Club. Got a clue who can become a member of this exclusive club? Well, only those who were forced to eject!

Click here to see how an ejection sequence occurs.

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