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F35B - The Right Stuff?

To that viewer who noticed I have changed the title of this blog.

There are various reasons for this; When I started it out it was Bring Back the Harrier, because I thought at the time, and still do, that the decision to rid the UK of it’s Harrier force was the daftest thing any government (save the Labour government who scrapped the TSR2), could do to it’s armed air force. 305 more words

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More bad news?

Test Report Points to F-35’s Combat Limits

With thanks to:
Aviation Week & Space Technology

The Block 2B version of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which the  894 more words

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Lockheed P-38 Lightning

P-38 World War II American fighter

The Lockheed P-38 Lightning was а World War II American fighter aircraft built bу Lockheed. Developed tо а United Ѕtаtеs Army Air Corps requirement, thе P-38 hаd distinctive twin booms аnd а single, central nacelle соntаіnіng thе cockpit аnd armament. 535 more words

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The Magnificent Mach Loop Part 2

After telling you how I got hooked.I suppose the next step should be to give you some facts and figures etc

Where?

The Mach Loop is just outside Dolgellau in Wales. 336 more words

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Rescuers look for 12 aboard Marine helicopters that collided

HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Two Marine Corps helicopters carrying six crew members each collided and went down off the Hawaiian island of Oahu while on a nighttime training mission, and rescuers searched choppy waters Friday where debris had been sighted, military officials said. 629 more words

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