Old 11th Sep 2018, 18:20
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Fareastdriver
 
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Handley Page Victor prototype HP80 WB771 landing at the Farnborough Air Show, August 1953.
To think that that aeroplane would have been inconceivable at the end of the War, only eight years beforehand.

Nowadays it would take eight years to get through the committee stage.
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