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The Gosport system of training was eventually adopted at training schools throughout the world, remaining the dominant method of civil and military flight instruction into the jet age. If they want to be viewed as Rommels and Pattons they can get off their asses and start leading from the front by finding out from the men themselves what's going on away from their lying yes-man staffs and stop wasting MILLIONS on electronic command posts far to the rear where the action is.

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