RAF C-17 aircraft depart for Mali mission

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  2. Grumblegrunt

    Grumblegrunt LE Book Reviewer

    wheres the feed on it breaking down?

    what happens if the rebels win and take france to court for war crimes?
  3. "The fact another nation is coming to the UK to ask for its outsize lift capability is testament to the C-17’s reputation forged over the past decade."

    So why are we buying that ridiculously over priced and ever late French A400M again?
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  4. The same reason we got tankers on a PFI - just thank feck that they can't do that with warships. *****, the lot of them. Aaaaand relaaaax.............
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  5. Don't get me started on those craptastic tanker conversions.
  6. I can imagine that on an airfield somewhere in France is a Gaulloise-smoking forklift truck driver nonchalantly shrugging his shoulders as he gazes at another perforated airframe...

    Movers, eh?
  7. hope the French don.t need that Armoured ambulance...