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Old 18th Mar 2009, 13:21
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Seldomfitforpurpose
 
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Arty,

Top post and in total agreement with your thoughts. I don't think anyone here is advocating NCO pilots, certainly not me for sure, it's was simply the airing of the notion that to bean counters it may seem a logical move to make.

The main reason the thread got off track was the oft trotted out tripe that a Sgt could not possibly have what it takes be a Typhoon pilot, but if you put the same Sgt through IOT then somehow he suddenly may well have what it takes to be a Typhoon pilot, it's utter tosh and always has been
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