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The Border Mail
Untouched for 50 years, see what this building looks like nowin charge. The Skipton landowner and keen pilot flew with both the original Ro
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
in charge. The Skipton landowner and keen pilot flew with both the original Royal Flying Corps – and its successor the Royal Air Force – before joining the RAAF. Council infrastructure and environment director Terry Demeo said there was a long... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
IWM Duxford’s Battle of Britain Air Show flying programme details revealedreplicate the sights and sounds of the Home Front. • Living history groups wil
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 9 hours ago
replicate the sights and sounds of the Home Front. • Living history groups will represent the Royal Flying Corps of the First World War and the Royal Air Force Observer Corps and the ‘friendly invasion’ of American troops during the Second World W... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Air Force veteran transitioned from transport to jet aircraft during Cold Warthe highest qualification." Now a colonel in command of a wing (military organ
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
the highest qualification." Now a colonel in command of a wing (military organization above the squadron level) located at Royal Air Force (RAF) Station near the town of Lakenheath in Suffolk, England, Pittman witnessed the transition from the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Celebs that aren’t from the country you thoughtexcept he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a school
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
except he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a schoolteacher and his dad a test pilot for the Royal Air Force. If his dad hadn’t accepted a job in Geelong, England would be proudly claiming him as its own. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Visionary engineer and Ford GT40 godfather Roy Lunn dies at 92children. He earned degrees in mechanical and aeronautical engineering at Kings
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
children. He earned degrees in mechanical and aeronautical engineering at Kingston Technical College and was a pilot in the Royal Air Force. After WWII, he transferred to the Royal Aircraft Establishment in Farnborough and worked on the design and... Read more
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Aljazeera
UK: Palestine activists face prison over Elbit protestnorthern Israeli city of Haifa, Elbit produces military and civilian-use equipm
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
northern Israeli city of Haifa, Elbit produces military and civilian-use equipment, including drones, aircraft, weapon control systems, and artillery. The company's customers include the Israeli army, US Air Force, and the British Royal Air... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 20, 2017Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minis
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Aug. 20: Spacecraft now 10 billion miles from earthBelgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minis
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Aug. 20: Spacecraft now 10 billion miles from earthBelgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minis
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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Perth Now
Celebs that aren’t from the country you thoughtexcept he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a school
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
except he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a schoolteacher and his dad a test pilot for the Royal Air Force. If his dad hadn’t accepted a job in Geelong, England would be proudly claiming him as its own. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
You don’t want to see this while flyingdemonstration at the 2015 RIAT Airshow. The fighter jet raced down the runway a
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
demonstration at the 2015 RIAT Airshow. The fighter jet raced down the runway and made a near-vertical take-off at the Royal Air Force Fairford. The flight demonstration showed that the old aircraft is still incredibly powerful. Credit:... Read more
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Herald Sun
You don’t want to see this while flyingdemonstration at the 2015 RIAT Airshow. The fighter jet raced down the runway a
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
demonstration at the 2015 RIAT Airshow. The fighter jet raced down the runway and made a near-vertical take-off at the Royal Air Force Fairford. The flight demonstration showed that the old aircraft is still incredibly powerful. Credit:... Read more
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News.com.au
You don’t want to see this while flyingdemonstration at the 2015 RIAT Airshow. The fighter jet raced down the runway a
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
demonstration at the 2015 RIAT Airshow. The fighter jet raced down the runway and made a near-vertical take-off at the Royal Air Force Fairford. The flight demonstration showed that the old aircraft is still incredibly powerful. Credit:... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AUGUST 20Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minis
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, �Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryBelgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minis
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryBelgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minis
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Belgium, during World War I. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
St. Patrick's Cathedral and its high school celebrate 100 years of historySecond World War. “Lionel V SMith. He volunteered in WWII before the US entere
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
Second World War. “Lionel V SMith. He volunteered in WWII before the US entered the war. He volunteered with the Canadian Royal Air Force, then assigned to the Royal Air Force, and then the Indian Air Force,” said Rene Valenzuela/ Their stories,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Celebs that aren’t from the country you thoughtexcept he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a school
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
except he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a schoolteacher and his dad a test pilot for the Royal Air Force. If his dad hadn’t accepted a job in Geelong, England would be proudly claiming him as its own. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Celebs that aren’t from the country you thoughtexcept he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a school
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
except he actually isn’t. Pearce was born in England where his mum was a schoolteacher and his dad a test pilot for the Royal Air Force. If his dad hadn’t accepted a job in Geelong, England would be proudly claiming him as its own. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyburning some 3 million acres. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Mini
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
burning some 3 million acres. In 1940, during World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill paid tribute to the Royal Air Force before the House of Commons, saying, ‘‘Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Where were these stars actually born?he actually isn’t. Pearce (left) was born in England where his mum was a school
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
he actually isn’t. Pearce (left) was born in England where his mum was a schoolteacher and his dad a test pilot for the Royal Air Force. If his dad hadn’t accepted a job in Geelong, England would be proudly claim as its own. The 49-year-old... Read more
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Business Wire
GA-ASI MQ-9B SkyGuardian Completes FAA Approved FlightRPAs into civil airspace operations around the world.” A weaponized variant of
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
RPAs into civil airspace operations around the world.” A weaponized variant of the system is being acquired by the UK Royal Air Force (RAF) under the MQ-9B PROTECTOR program. A maritime patrol variant, SeaGuardian™, is designed to support... Read more
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metro
Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89 after a lengthy illness, his family confirmAtom. He continued to perform throughout the Second World War – during which h
metro / Posted 3 days ago
Atom. He continued to perform throughout the Second World War – during which his older brother, John, who was in the Royal Air Force, was tragically killed during a training exercise. However it wasn’t until 1958 when Bruce finally got his... Read more
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Hunts Post
Charity golf day raises money for mayor’s fundadded: “We are delighted with the amount raised which will go a long way to hel
Hunts Post / Posted 3 days ago
added: “We are delighted with the amount raised which will go a long way to helping our charities this year; Switch Now, Royal Air Force Cadets St Neots, Priory Infants Sensory Garden, and Bushmead All Weather Pitch, we really are grateful for... Read more
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express
RAF officer changes 75 YEARS of tradition after becoming first ever female Drum Majorfirst ever female Drum Major AN RAF officer has made finally changed 75 years
express / Posted 3 days ago
first ever female Drum Major AN RAF officer has made finally changed 75 years of military tradition after becoming the Royal Air Force’s first ever female Drum Major. Sergeant Hilary Rosenthal has become the Royal Air Force's first ever female... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 3 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
409 Squadron deploys to Romaniathe Black Sea coast. It is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Romania, f
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 4 days ago
the Black Sea coast. It is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Romania, founded around 600 BC. The United Kingdom's Royal Air Force has been in Romania since April and 409 Squadron will be relieving them. One of the pilots explained that... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tupton Hall School achieves best A-level results in its historybut also a little bit nervous.” Eighteen-year-old twins Anna and Tom Stevenson
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
but also a little bit nervous.” Eighteen-year-old twins Anna and Tom Stevenson are both embarking on careers in the Royal Air Force. Their applications to train as pilots and weapon system operators will see them complete a stringent... Read more
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Missoulian
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
Missoulian / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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The World
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
The World / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
The Times and Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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The Sentinel
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
The Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
Santa Maria Times / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Airshows hit as Second World War planes are groundedMore than half of the airworthy Second World War-era planes flown by the Royal
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
More than half of the airworthy Second World War-era planes flown by the Royal Air Force (RAF) have been grounded over engine-related safety fears. Aircraft operated by the RAF's Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) were scheduled to fly at the... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
What's hot this week in theaters: The Hitman's BodyguardDunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3.
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Dunkirk, “2. The Sea: One Day,” following the small boats from England, and “3. The Air: One Hour,” the story of a pair of Royal Air Force pilots. Nolan intercuts between these events until they all become inextricably intertwined together. In the... Read more
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The News and Star
Airshows hit as Second World War planes are groundedMore than half of the airworthy Second World War-era planes flown by the Royal
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
More than half of the airworthy Second World War-era planes flown by the Royal Air Force (RAF) have been grounded over engine-related safety fears. Aircraft operated by the RAF's Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) were scheduled to fly at the... Read more
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express
Nearly all planes of Battle of Britain Memorial Flight grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
express / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display yesterday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight planes grounded by engine safety fearsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires - have been grounded after the disco
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires - have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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The News and Star
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Battle of Britain planes grounded by technical problemsbomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discove
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
bomber, two Hurricanes and three Spitfires have been grounded after the discovery of a technical defect. Operated by the Royal Air Force, some of the famous aircraft were due to take part in a public display on Wednesday that was cancelled as a... Read more
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