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Old 9th Apr 2019, 12:24
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Pontius Navigator
I don't own this space under my name. I should have leased it while I still could
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
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a good old war has this quality, that it promotes research on new technologies for the next war or the one after. But maybe it is best if we stick with what we have, given the price paid for this.

Although 20+ years for a fighter or bomber is not untypical today so they simply wear out. The B52 being the Tigger's Broom of aviation with the Bear likewise.
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