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Old 2nd Jun 2021, 02:00
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That young upstart Thomas H Mapother has a P-51 to "Cruise" around in.
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Old 2nd Jun 2021, 23:39
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From the pilot notes. Some WWII reports say the spin was what saved a few lads in combat when when the opposition was on their tail, in a tight turn the -51 had a propensity to flick into a spin if you overdid it, a bit hard for the opposition to follow.

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