Match the quotes to the aircraft

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Match the pilot quotes to the aircraft, and for a bonus point name the pilot. Please add your answers in the comments section. 
 
1. “Always brought to my mind the adjective ‘sinister.’
A. Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird
B. Messerschmitt Bf 109
C. Edgley Optica
D. Hawker Sea Hurricane
 
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2. “It was a nasty little brute. Looked beautiful but didn’t fly beautifully.” 
A. Edgley Optica
B. Dewoitine D.520
C. Supermarine Spiteful 
D.  Folland Gnat
 
3. “It was a true anomaly of an aeroplane with delightful manoeuvrability but poor fighter performance”
A. Brewster F2A Buffalo
B. Sukhoi Su-11
C. Supermarine Scimitar
D. Edgley Optica
 
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4. “I soon worked out that the only way to land it without exploding was to run out of fuel first”
A. English Electric Lightning 
B. Grumman F4F Wildcat
C. Edgley Optica
D. Messerschmitt Me 163 
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5. “A mixture of the good, the mediocre and the bad.”
A. Vought F4U Corsair
B. Mitsubishi Ki-83
C. Edgley Optica
D. McDonnell F3H Demon
 
6. “like flying a Ferrari in the sky.”
A. Edgley Optica
B.  de Havilland DH.103 Hornet
C. Kawasaki Ki-96
D. Kawasaki Ki-45
 
Ed Ward is an illustrator, writer, historian and regular Hush-Kit contributor (like the Wyvern, he is unlikely, brutish and wonderful)
 
See his fantastic artwork here: 
 
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