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Armstrong-Whitworth Argosy

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A quaint and, as was compulsory in the good-olde days, stolidly ugly aircraft. As a turboprop aircraft it could be seen as a replacement for the Beverley, although it has a somewhat smaller maximum payload. Never popular with the army, Transport Command never really got a fair shake of the stick; years of making do with not terribly good planes, then as soon as it looked like they were getting a halfway decent aircraft, the bean counters abolished them.

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