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James May at the edge of space in a U2 spy plane

James May at the edge of space in a U2 spy plane

The world's highest flying aeroplane takes Captain Slow for an emotional ride of a lifetime. I think he found God.

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Karel Karel (3028 days ago)
He's my favourite of the Top Gear presenters
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He's my favourite of the Top Gear presenters
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Guest: Iorgo2000 (2844 days ago)
Capitan slow :/
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Capitan slow :/
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SnowMachine SnowMachine (3028 days ago)
I thought you couldn't be a pilot if you needed glasses
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I thought you couldn't be a pilot if you needed glasses
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Guest: (3026 days ago)
Most of the things we think to be "true" are usually and rather annoyingly wrong. Just watch and Episode of QI and you'll see what I mean :)
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Most of the things we think to be "true" are usually and rather annoyingly wrong. Just watch and Episode of QI and you'll see what I mean :)
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Guest: MENTAL LMASBD (2897 days ago)
e.g. How many moons does earth have? Nope, you're wrong.
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e.g. How many moons does earth have? Nope, you're wrong.
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Guest: Sgt Hornet (2819 days ago)
Many pilots do not need glasses in the beginning; However as they age glasses may be needed. The cost of replacing pilots when their eyes need glasses would be to great. The two greatest would be the cost of training new replacement pilots and the lost years of experience gained by the senior pilots that use and pass down that knowledge to the new pilots.
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Many pilots do not need glasses in the beginning; However as they age glasses may be needed. The cost of replacing pilots when their eyes need glasses would be to great. The two greatest would be the cost of training new replacement pilots and the lost years of experience gained by the senior pilots that use and pass down that knowledge to the new pilots.
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Guest: (3026 days ago)
wow - wow - wow
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wow - wow - wow
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Guest: (3006 days ago)
i dont envy many people many things but i think that experience would be in the top ten. perhaps now i will envy people their lottery wins. the music made me very emotional and those people that match music to the film should get awards. kat
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i dont envy many people many things but i think that experience would be in the top ten. perhaps now i will envy people their lottery wins. the music made me very emotional and those people that match music to the film should get awards. kat
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Guest: pilot grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrl (3028 days ago)
OMG how cool is that?
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OMG how cool is that?
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Guest: MC2 (1320 days ago)
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I am wondering what their carbon footprint could be.

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I am wondering what their carbon footprint could be.

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Guest: Elmo (2896 days ago)
Fantastic-his tv show is always great but this was a golden moment. It's always good to see someone genuinely moved by something and James is a great guy for that. I'll even say.......smart Americans!
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Fantastic-his tv show is always great but this was a golden moment. It's always good to see someone genuinely moved by something and James is a great guy for that. I'll even say.......smart Americans!
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Guest: Tommo (2882 days ago)
Don't get carried away...nah, it's superb!
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Don't get carried away...nah, it's superb!
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Guest: Elmo (3025 days ago)
This is actually awsome-if only for the emotions it stirs in James. Nice one!
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This is actually awsome-if only for the emotions it stirs in James. Nice one!
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