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    WWII surface-to-air personnel pickup test - GIFs

    WWII surface-to-air personnel pickup test to retrieve downed personnel. This became the basis of the Fulton Recovery System.








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    The disadvantage of this system is the long stream of excrement from the rider works like a reverse tracer enabling more accurate AA fire from the ground.



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