zen said:Was it Deifenbaker?
After all they did to the Avro Canada Arrow what the UK government did to the TSR.2.
Ironic really... bit of a friendly fire incident. Sandys' way of showing how effective SAMs are: they can kill aircraft that aren't built yet! The cancellation of the SR.177 was a real pity, regardless of the situation of the time. It could've been the European Starfighter.zen said:In its place it seems there was more effort on SAM's.