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Old 18th Aug 2010, 21:51
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Originally Posted by Double Zero View Post
[COLOR=#000063]if people will perform graceful displays ( warbirds for me ) well within the envelope of aircraft and pilot, Iíll pay
We had a pair of FAF Mirage do a pairs display at Waddo. They were there for ACMI and got permission from MOD FR to do a display. I don't know how they rated compared with the UK display pilots - practices and authorisations - but they put on an immaculate display.

It was more impressive as a pair of heavy metal rather than the individual 'aeros' that we do now with a GR4 hi-speed left right, lo-speed right left followed by an F3 hi-speed . . .

You need more than one aircraft to lend depth and perception.
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