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Old 24th Nov 2016, 09:39
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The Sopwith 18-Strutter was the precursor of more successful designs.
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Old 24th Nov 2016, 09:42
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Whilst the wings were entirely the work of Frau Lilianne, she had
collaborated with Herr Otto (left of picture) on the empennage.
In future years, it would come to be known as the Otto-Lilianne Tail.


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Old 24th Nov 2016, 09:44
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Old 24th Nov 2016, 10:28
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To the untrained eye, it seemed a strange place to put the undercarriage; to those familiar with the aircraft's flight characteristics, it made perfect sense.
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The Baton relay for the 2018 Commonwealth Games about to be off to a shaky start.
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Mrs Grumman begins the long road to the X-29.
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Little did Mr & Mrs Jodrell-Bank know where their amateur astronomy efforts would one day take them.
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Old 24th Nov 2016, 11:13
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Early attempts at Ducted Fans left much to be desired.
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Anne Anometer conducted pre-flight checks, whilst Bill Anometer adjusted her garters.
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Flanked by two of his fans, Ed Balls practises dancing the Viennese Waltz down a mountainside to the tune "Edelweiss", for the next in the series of Strictly Come Dancing.
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Old 24th Nov 2016, 12:24
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Hoskins was really enjoying his new role as a tail gunner
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"Does this make me rotary qualified?"
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Old 24th Nov 2016, 15:48
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As Buster finished up the final touches....Nutty just knew he was a lead pipe cinch to win the annual Pub "Wally Award"!
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Just let me get my winged unicycle sorted out, and then UKIP awaits me!
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BAe weight saving scheme plays havoc with new MOD umbrella contract
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"Winged master race revealed"
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Old 24th Nov 2016, 17:38
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