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Birth of the Aircraft Carrier

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Hauptmann6, Aug 14, 2012.

  1. Hauptmann6

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    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

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    To be fair, many will argue that balloons are not "aircraft" in the strictest sense of the word.


    Very cool article though.
     

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    I don't like to argue.
     
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    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

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    I don't think anyone around here does :whistling:
     
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    Thanks. I had read very limited commentary on using balloons (or maybe just the one) for artillaery spotting during the Civil War so this is new to me.