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Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 | 14:19 | SYDNEY
Wednesday 21 Feb 2018 | 14:19 | SYDNEY

Alternative uses for ski jumps



13 August 2009 10:27

Not everyone agreed with my judgment of yesterday that the 'ski jump' spotted at a Chinese military air base could have 'no other useful purpose' than as a test structure for the future use of ski jumps aboard Chinese aircraft carriers.

A couple of you suggested it would make a good bike or skateboard ramp, but my colleague Fergus takes the prize:

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