The said Aussie pilot Tim Lawler’s crews sometimes came back white-haired after a single trip. Why? Take a look at the Lancaster bomber he flew – Wingspan: 102 feet; Weight: Nearly 30 tons.
Bomb-load: The heaviest bomb ever carried by a wartime bomber – the fantastic 22,000lb “Grand Slam.”
The Lanc just wasn’t meant for chucking around the sky like a Spitfire. But somebody forgot to tell Tim. He took his 30 ton, 100 foot monster and hedge-hopped, dive-bombed, got involved in dogfights and aerobatics – treated her in ways her makers never dreamed of.
There had to be a reason for Tim’s crazy behaviour. There was!
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