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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2007 2:52 am 
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Is it just me, or does anyone else see a similarity between the cancellation of the BAC TSR-2 by the British government and subsequent complete destruction of the aircraft...


and the cancellation and subsequent complete destruction by the Diefenbaker government of the Canadian Avro Arrow ?

Having a standard that pilots lose their licence after making a mistake despite doing no harm to aircraft or passengers means soon you needn't worry about a pilot surplus or pilots offering to fly for free. Where do you get your experience from?

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2007 4:27 pm 
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How the hell did that thing get off the ground, what with all that ugly it was dragging around?

Interesting story though, never heard about that one.

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