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Old 23-08-2015, 03:04 AM   #26
jupiter12
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I'm not keen on old jets being flown at air shows for safety reasons but remembering the past especially the young men who were fighting in the skies above Kent exactly 75 years ago is not worship by any means.
Airshows partly demonstrate the destructive power of aircrafts. I can't understand why anyone would want to even view them! It's tptb that are responsible for their creation and now seem to want to showcase their weapons of destruction for some reason. The general public probably don't even want to think about the destructive powers they were designed for and all the deaths they might have caused.
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