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Retired Airliners - Scrap Or Huge Cruise Missles?  
User currently offlineTWA717_200 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (12 years 10 months 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 1072 times:

Yeah, it might be expensive and totally ineffective, but it would be a lot of fun.

Anything beats the guillotine.


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User currently offlineRyu2 From Taiwan, joined Aug 2002, 490 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 10 months 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 1032 times:

Compared to actual cruise missiles, they would be sitting ducks to be shot down because of their large size and limited manueverability.

The only reason why the events of September 11 occured is that we weren't EXPECTING it.


User currently offlineTWA717_200 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 10 months 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 1004 times:

Yes. Hence my saying that it would be expensive and totally ineffective.

Still, I could think of a worse fate for an L1011.


User currently offlineSrbmod From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 10 months 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 951 times:

I've got a better idea, turn them into homes.

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