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  •  I remember a documentary (5+ / 0-)

    with the late Jeff Ethell.  Subject was the P-40.  During his commentary when starting and taxiing it, he said the P-40 was particularly bad about overheating due to poor cooling on the ground.  Get it started and get it moving, or you may not be going anywhere.  

    The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand. - Sun Tzu

    by Otteray Scribe on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 08:50:01 PM PST

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