NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST)

 RAF.vulcan

23rd June, 1961 : The RAF Vulcan bomber that landed in Sydney yesterday after a record non-stop flight from Britain – taking only 20 hours and refuelling in flight – could have easily dropped an A-bomb on the sprawling metropolis beneath it. As one marvels at the shortening of distances by air travel, one might also ponder the darker implications.

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