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Old 6th May 2014, 19:14
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con-pilot

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the small executive jet with 4 rear-mounted engines
It's the Lockheed Jetstar that you are referring to and yes I flew one for a couple of years. One of, if not, the best flying aircraft I have ever flown. But not the series flown in the movie, the one I flew was a 731 Jetstar, the 731 indicating the newer, more modern and more powerful engine modification.

But I wish I'd flown the one in the movie, all those women in the film.


By the way, it was a Lockheed demonstration crew that flew the Jetstar in the Bond movie. Lucky arseholes.
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