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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:10 am 
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This reminds me of a sign I saw behind the counter at the local Ferrari dealership - "If they have to ask, they cannot afford it"

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15 years ago, the cost of flying the F-15E was greater than $10,000/hour in fuel alone.

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15 years ago, the cost of flying the F-15E was greater than $10,000/hour in fuel alone.


$22,337/hour including fuel, Mx, groundcrew & pilot


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Can you imagine the cost of running one of those Mig-29s that are for sale?!

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