The Supermarine Scimitar was a huge leap for the FAA. Unfortunately, it suffered from a horrendous loss rate.
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An…unusual looking…design, the S.B.3 was what can happen when you keep messing with a design to try to meet changing requirements.
The story of HMS Implacable. Built in 1800 and fighting at the Battle of Trafalgar, she was sunk to save money after World War Two.
Ever heard of the IRA attack on cutting edge warship, HMS Brave Borderer, using an ancient AT rifle?