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A great story; well worth a view.

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Relearned the hard way! Pilots in WWII did not wear goggles for the wind. They wore them to protect their eyes from other foreign objects that might enter the cockpit in combat: oil, shattered wind screen, shrapnel, etc. Who can …

WWII flight lesson Read More »

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Some of my readers might not want to see the actual crash. If you want to analyze the accident the following is a side view. Snap rolling a propeller powered aircraft uses the torque of the engine to roll the …

Dayton Air Show Crash Read More »

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