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02-10-2021, 04:04 PM
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Posted By JohnnyS

And we have a winner! Ernie rarely misses and he...

And we have a winner! Ernie rarely misses and he hasn't missed this time. Well done, sir!

Please take it away Ernie, and thanks very much for solving this little quiz!
02-09-2021, 09:06 PM
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Posted By JohnnyS

OK, friends. That's the last clue I will give. I...

OK, friends. That's the last clue I will give. I know at least one person has solved it: If no-one wants to take up the torch I will leave it here.
02-09-2021, 03:40 PM
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Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-08-2021, 06:13 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-07-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-06-2021, 10:49 AM
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Posted By JohnnyS

Not the Badger, no. The Tupolev T-16 was a...

Not the Badger, no. The Tupolev T-16 was a "strategic bomber" while our subject airplane was initially designed as a "tactical bomber".

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was...
02-05-2021, 07:08 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-04-2021, 06:37 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-04-2021, 07:56 AM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-03-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-03-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

1. When first seen by the potential opposition,...

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was deployed in many different...
02-02-2021, 09:36 PM
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Posted By JohnnyS

Not the Beaufort, no. 1. When first seen by...

Not the Beaufort, no.

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been classified as a bomber. In truth, it was...
02-02-2021, 09:25 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

OK, let's do a new quiz, as no-one has taken up...

OK, let's do a new quiz, as no-one has taken up the baton.

1. When first seen by the potential opposition, it was thought to be a fighter. Later on, it was realized that it should have been...
02-02-2021, 09:11 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

There's a really interesting video here:...

There's a really interesting video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dHdGHP8hCg

The author tries to compare the advantages and disadvantages of the "armoured" (R*N) versus the "unarmoured"...
02-02-2021, 03:06 AM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

IIRC, the reason it was considered unsafe for...

IIRC, the reason it was considered unsafe for carrier ops by the USN was the problem with visibility on final approach: The long nose and aft-set cockpit blocked the view of the flight deck for the...
02-01-2021, 04:35 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

F4U Corsair?

F4U Corsair?
01-15-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

N1K2-J Shiden-Kai? ...

N1K2-J Shiden-Kai?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kawanishi_N1K
12-02-2020, 05:58 AM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

Yo!

Yo!
11-05-2020, 04:57 PM
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Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

THAT was an AWESOME quiz. I was utterly lost...

THAT was an AWESOME quiz. I was utterly lost trying to solve it. Well done, sir!!
10-29-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

Messerschmitt Me 264? ...

Messerschmitt Me 264?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messerschmitt_Me_264
10-28-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

The Flying Flapjack? ...

The Flying Flapjack?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vought_XF5U
10-26-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

Gee, Ernie. I had a whole bunch of cool clues all...

Gee, Ernie. I had a whole bunch of cool clues all ready too!
Anyway, you're right! Please carry on.
10-25-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

OK, I'll take this on. New military aircraft. ...

OK, I'll take this on. New military aircraft.

1. Four engined.
2. Design licensed from the original country which used the design only as a commercial transport.
3. It was used as a military...
10-17-2020, 06:17 AM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

Anyone know what is the record for the maximum...

Anyone know what is the record for the maximum number of hints with no correct answer?
09-24-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 19,535
Views: 1,010,552
Posted By JohnnyS

Eric "Winkle" Brown? I just read his book a short...

Eric "Winkle" Brown? I just read his book a short while ago.
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