When life goes wrong, as it ain't just for free...

....but there is still love. 4 Sting CBG

"In the first world war RFC was the most dangerous job in the war, with 8,000 men dying during their 15 hours of pilot training.

Once in battle, the pilots were poorly armed in relation to the enemy and flew without parachutes, the most basic safety device. In fact, the average life expectancy of a RFC pilot was around just 18 airborne hours".

We've come a long way with safety in 106 years of flying!

(Gliding by Norman Go filmed 1929)

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Comment by Danny Gordon on January 29, 2020 at 3:42am

Interesting facts and video Bug and as usual great sound from those instruments

Comment by Poorness Studios on January 28, 2020 at 2:55pm

Wow. Those were some brave fellas back in the day. I hope the pay included life insurance.

Comment by BUGGY (C) on January 28, 2020 at 1:45am

Comment by Dave Lynas on January 27, 2020 at 10:54pm

Thanks for the ride Buggy. Fun! For us... in our rocking chairs.

Comment by Uncle John on January 27, 2020 at 7:40pm

Yes on those terrifying stats.   Good sounds  and views.  

Comment by Danny Boy Davidson on January 27, 2020 at 5:03pm

Thats crazy stats on crashes. i be like " nope im good". ..im ok with coward right now.

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