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Flying Lessons: 1943

Flying Lessons: 1943

June 1943. Maneuvering in close formation at the Civil Air Patrol base at Bar Harbor, Maine. View full size. 4x5 Kodachrome transparency by John Collier.

 

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*laugh*

I didn't realize that the Air Patrol took "flying" so literal.
"If your plane goes down - start flapping your arms like this and..."

Tough Flying School!

"Now lift your arms out to the side and go bpbpptptpbptpt with your lips."

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