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Ask Biggles anything!

Postby Lycaea » 26 Jan 2017, 08:23

If he can't help you, I guess nobody can...
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby Spitfire666 » 26 Jan 2017, 09:08

Is this a special Biggles version of an Immelman turn :lol:
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby Fairblue » 26 Jan 2017, 09:24

Spitfire666 wrote:Is this a special Biggles version of an Immelman turn :lol:


Must be. I like it, Lycaea. Thank you for sharing.
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby Tracer » 26 Jan 2017, 15:49

Gives me a headache just looking at the diagram :lol:
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby Kismet » 26 Jan 2017, 16:01

Instructions on how to sky write Google..... Must be another job for Biggles.
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby kylie_koyote » 26 Jan 2017, 16:04

It's because today is Bessie Coleman's birthday. She would be 125, if she was still alive, though tragically she was killed in a plane crash in 1926.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bessie_Coleman

She was a remarkable woman. An American civil aviator, she was the first African-American woman to hold a pilot license. She was also the first American woman to hold an international pilot license.
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby Fairblue » 26 Jan 2017, 16:10

I must get her biography for the library. There are so few books about female pilots on our shelves
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Re: Ask Biggles anything!

Postby kylie_koyote » 26 Jan 2017, 16:40

Fairblue wrote:I must get her biography for the library. There are so few books about female pilots on our shelves


Do you have this one? I got it for Christmas and just finished it. Very good, and a very easy read.

https://www.amazon.com/Women-Aviators-M ... n+aviation
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