We’ve all seen cars abandoned at the side of the road or down some track and we have probably have all thought ‘What happened here?’, but have you ever found an abandoned aircraft? Surely these things are too big and valuable to just abandon, well, perhaps not…

Watery Grave

http://www.seawings.co.uk/images/Catalina%20PBY%20flying%20boat%20N5593V%20abandoned%20in%20Saudi%20Arabia%20in%201960/1.jpg

Ditched on a beach and then left to die…

Strange Collection

http://telstarlogistics.typepad.com/.a/6a00d834543b6069e20133f56cb3ee970b-pi

Part of a collection of ex military air craft assembled on a farm in the US…then abandoned…

Happy Landings

http://static1.businessinsider.com/image/5474b3676da811ed265b5689-1200/happy-end-1-4.jpg

Unbelievably, there were no fatalities after this flight had to crash land…now abandoned where it stopped.