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Old 7th Apr 2019, 16:56
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"Beech,,Spruce? good God man, this is the 20's were in and we are cutting edge, I will have you know it's made from 100% MDF supplied by Modern Flying Industries, though they like to use the acronym MFI"
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 16:59
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"Flat pack aeroplanes what ever next...."
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 17:00
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This aircraft features its own windsock, so it can land anywhere..
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 17:03
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The design team of the prototype F-111 Aardvark hadn't quite mastered the concept of an AFT sweeping wing.
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 18:07
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Thank you Wensleydale it begins to make sense now
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 18:16
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Of course it is STEALTH, if the enemy come looking for it we turn it into a kitchen.
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 18:20
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The speficstions for the new RAF primary trainer did not survive the MOD “good idea” club.
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 18:21
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The originss of the BAE Nimrod debacle started a long time ago.....
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Old 7th Apr 2019, 18:26
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The framework for the new safety case
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 00:09
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"Marvelous bit of topiary...what"
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 00:34
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Right Carruthers. Go get the Chaplain. Tell him we've got the wing....
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 06:37
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Chap just under the high point
'Down tools lads I have just found a sparrow nest with eggs in it. Have to leave till they fledge'
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 07:09
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A new Reality TV Show, the Darwin Awards Show, hits our screens tonight. No animals have been harmed in the filming of this series.
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 08:44
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Wan£er on the wing? On days like this, I'm spoilt for choice...
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 10:18
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I think we'll call it the 'Aeroplane Salvage and Transportation' flight for future reference Chiefy, not
Crash and Smash.

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Old 8th Apr 2019, 10:25
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So Ffiennes, this here survival idea you've thought up, cutting wings orf to make another flying machine... should you have started with something smaller from Handley Page?

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Old 8th Apr 2019, 10:27
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Who's got the little spanner thing Ikea send you?


(By one who has a bunch of Ikea stuff in the barn awaiting assembly.....)
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 11:14
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More men! More men! For pity's sake, send more men!
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 14:30
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Once we're done, I shall call it... the Phoenix!
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Old 8th Apr 2019, 14:33
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More men! More men! For pity's sake, send more men!
A troupe of acrobats sir?
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