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slarsson
03-05-2007, 12:39 AM
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/suffolk/6417003.stm


May he rest in peace

slarsson
03-05-2007, 12:39 AM
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/suffolk/6417003.stm


May he rest in peace

BillyTheKid_22
03-05-2007, 12:50 AM
I know !! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-sad.gif

Waldo.Pepper
03-05-2007, 01:07 AM
"He is thought to be the only pilot to roll a Lancaster Bomber and was said to have brought the centre of Birmingham to a standstill on one occasion by flying a Spitfire upside down, feet above rooftops."

An old bold pilot. A rare breed.

nsteense
03-05-2007, 01:20 AM
<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Waldo.Pepper:
"He is thought to be the only pilot to roll a Lancaster Bomber and was said to have brought the centre of Birmingham to a standstill on one occasion by flying a Spitfire upside down, feet above rooftops."

An old bold pilot. A rare breed. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

If you read his Book, Sigh for a Merlin, you will notice that he never did something reckless, but was such a good pilot.