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  1. John K said,

    re: legitimate reasons for turning off plane’s transponder…

    Really lame reasons. Honestly, i think there should be a second transponder on board that can be forced to be turned on remotely…

  2. Gary said,

    @John K – how about this — electrical fire, you shut down all non-essential items, you don’t want wherever it is coming from to continue to burn. Then you turn things back on one at a time.

  3. Ted Striker said,

    Maybe both pilots ate the fish.

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