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If The Nazis Didn’t Kill You On A Mission, The Spartan Lancaster Could
“The biggest threat wasn’t the Germans. It was the cold.” Aviation was pretty spartan back in the 40s by today’s standards. The aircraft wasn’t pressurized, heat was nearly non-existent and the quarters were cramped. There were operational hazards at every turn. If every bit of exposed skin wasn’t covered, you could get frost bite in […] More