Author Topic: U2 spyplane  (Read 1175 times)

Re: U2 spyplane
« Reply #25 on: June 07, 2020, 08:14:13 pm »
Wiki page quite interesting. U2 pilots used to carry suicide pills when the planes were operated by the CIA. Also there were British pilots too.

In Bridge of Spies ISTR that Gary Powers did not use his suicide pill.  Luckily for Tom Hanks.   
Sic transit and all that..

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Re: U2 spyplane
« Reply #26 on: June 07, 2020, 09:03:20 pm »


Really? We saw them on their supposed farewell tour last year.

I went to Fairport Convention's "farewell" concert at Cropredy in August 1979  ???
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Re: U2 spyplane
« Reply #27 on: June 10, 2020, 10:30:18 pm »


Really? We saw them on their supposed farewell tour last year.

I went to Fairport Convention's "farewell" concert at Cropredy in August 1979  ???

I'm not seeing them on Friday...
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