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    where does the saying SKIN AND HAIR FLYING COME FROM?

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    Must have come from the early pilots that flew the biplanes? TMO

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    Maybe you can find out? I just took a wild guess...
    Sorry, never heard that one before.
    I sure do hope someone comes along and answers this strange questions. skin flying?? Maybe a parachute? dunno.


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