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Old 25th Oct 2015, 21:06
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Foreign Studes

I know that HMG has long been impecunious, and that foreign students have enjoyed the benefits for some time of the College of Knowledge, RMAS, and the sailor school. But today's Times mentions 2 PLA (as in China) recent IOT graduates. Shouldn't be surprised after this week's epic grovelling.

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Old 25th Oct 2015, 21:19
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I did a course in 2001 with 2 PLA students on at shrivenham - not new, not exciting and frankly unless Cranwell has changed a lot, not likely to tell them or teach them anything they don't already know.
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Old 26th Oct 2015, 07:38
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and frankly unless Cranwell has changed a lot, not likely to tell them or teach them anything they don't already know.
But a great way to introduce paralysis and indecision into the PLA..... genius.
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Old 26th Oct 2015, 21:28
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Long, long history. First Chinese attendees to ETPS was in the 40s I believe. Wing Hi and Wing Lo I think they were called.
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Old 26th Oct 2015, 21:47
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And there were numbers operating from what became known as the "Chinese airfields" - Lin Ton and Lee Ming.
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Old 26th Oct 2015, 21:50
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Apparently we have 2 of them about to start on 72...Sum Ting Wong and Wei Tu Lo
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Old 26th Oct 2015, 22:51
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There were a couple `got the chop-chop`for ungentlemanly behaviour;Hoo Flung Dung,and Hee Sh&t Hi....
Another tried for the Reds..Won Hung Lo....

V-R; Captains P C Chen,and C T Loh,Chinese AF, No 2 Cse 1944-45

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Old 27th Oct 2015, 14:22
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Please stop taking the mick from our slitty-eyed brethren.
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