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My favorite old-timer got game!

Postby Falstaff » July 8th 2019, 5:27pm

Of course this happened in 1978, but still...up against F-15s? https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/ ... -sky-65981
"See the Winter Boys drinking heavy water from a stone - Bye bye Empire, empire bye bye...."
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Re: My favorite old-timer got game!

Postby Hawk » July 10th 2019, 9:04pm

Just watched a nice documentary on the Skunk Works.

If a genius like Kelly Johnson can get dementia I'm going to stop worrying about it. If it comes a knockin' nobody's exempt. Designing the SR-71 with sliderules in the pre-computer age was astonishing.
And the fact I'm still living rent free in his head makes me grin and giggle.
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