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    Air Dropped Bombs

    Question, please why is the dropping of Bombs called "A STICK?"
    any live or dug munition shown in my posts was dealt with by eod personell

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    Re:Air Dropped Bombs

    Just looked in the New Oxford dictionary all it mentions a straight line if you drop a load of normal bombs , they do just that, they drop in a straight line .
    Any other ideas from anyone ?
    Fuzeman

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    Re:Air Dropped Bombs

    ...typical 'Fly Boy' lingo i guess.

    Maybe the 'droppings' should stick on the target.
    (droppings = air delivered ammunition, not the smelly stuff) :-)

    ..or striking with 'the stick' as meant in strafing an enemy target.

    :S
    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by military EOD personnel.

 

 

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