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Jan 11, 2022·edited Jan 11, 2022

>Joe Biden’s first flight on the new presidential helicopter built by Lockheed Martin Corp. is being delayed after a report by the Pentagon’s testing unit warned that it’s not yet “operationally suitable” or sufficiently reliable -- especially in an emergency.

This is not a bad thing...ameriKKKan tech needs to fail more...they deserve it

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The US MIC is utterly corrupt. I'm old enough to remember the rifles that exploded in GI hands in Vietnam if a speck of dust was in the barrel. As an ex GI myself (no stolen valor- I was a barracks soldier with spit shined boots) I was often put on kitchen duty. The mess Sergeants routinely falsified the rosters of guests to their mess halls, loaded food into their POVs and sold it to restaurants.

No wonder for pennies on the dollar the state owned Russian and Chinese MICs put out comparable equipment- in some ways superior.

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Another "oops!" ; D

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Actually, when I first read the title, I pictured the difficulty of making Biden, himself, a helicopter ...

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