Originally Posted by Rogan
WOW, I wonder what the landing was like?
Think it was 1994 or 95, so perhaps the memories aren't quite correct, but the landing was relatively
smooth. Only the radar reflector came loose. The boat stayed straight during flight and landed square on its keel in the aerated water of the wake. Had it rolled in the air then I guess that the landing wouldn't have been great.
As people have stated, when you're in the air it doesn't feel quite so high. Think the photo provided a few shocks!
Lesson is - 29kts into a 16kt wake can launch you further than you anticipate.