The numeric version of three previous Tales covering the A to Z of Aviation.  Now we look at what numbers might mean to pilots?


Babylonian numeric text


The Japanese Zero fighter


A ‘tongue in cheek’ three engined Airbus


The twin hulled S55 flying boat


The North American F-82


Flying in Vic


The Piaggio Avanti EVO


The Old Course with RAF Leuchars in the background


The 10 ton Grand Slam bomb


The Seven Seas appeal of the DC-7C


The NASA B-52 “Balls 8”


Red 10


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