Old 1st Feb 2011, 04:29
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PLovett
 
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I also seem to recall that training losses for the USAAF (or perhaps that was for the RAF) were greater than operational losses.

It was this alone that led to the decision that there had to be a better way to train aircrew in the future as such losses could not be tolerated in peace time.
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