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Old 22nd Feb 2016, 22:41
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Trevor the lover
 
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Reference lack of news coverage of Winkle's passing - his death made the I read his book years ago. The best aviation read possible.


I was particularly impressed with how they would fly aircraft such as Spitfires directly into dirty thunderstorms to see how the aircraft would cope.
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