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Iconic Second World War fighter aircraft added to RAF Cosford Air … – Shropshire Live


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Iconic Second World War fighter aircraft added to RAF Cosford Air …
Shropshire Live
Iconic Second World War fighter aircraft, including Spitfires & Hurricanes have been added to this year’s RAF Cosford Air Show line-up.

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Spitfire and Hurricane added to RAF Cosford line-up – shropshirestar.com


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Spitfire and Hurricane added to RAF Cosford line-up
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Air Show director, Clive Elliott, said: “To celebrate RAF100 we’ve got a huge assortment of ex-RAF warbirds coming to the Air Show, of which Spitfire N3200 is the latest exciting attraction. “This selection of aircraft, in the air and on the ground

Flashback: ‘Buck’ Steele, Syracuse pilot, dies in crash (video) – Syracuse.com


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Flashback: ‘Buck’ Steele, Syracuse pilot, dies in crash (video)
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The accident that would kill him would not be the result of a crazy daring stunt, rather a dangerous bit of promotion for the air show he was appearing at. The Southeastern Air Derby promised to bring 30 of the nation’s most famous airmen to Macon

Home-Built Hero: Dennis Gaya’s LS-Powered Pro Touring ’57 Bel Air – Chevy Hardcore (blog)


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Home-Built Hero: Dennis Gaya’s LS-Powered Pro Touring ’57 Bel Air
Chevy Hardcore (blog)
He started with a complete, Art Morrison chassis, Wilwood disc brakes, a Rick’s Tanks 20-gallon fuel tank, and Budnik wheels. Dennis also selected an impressive drivetrain, opting to use a Mast Motorsports LS3 engine, TCI six-speed automatic

Running Warbirds no plane ordinary job – Otago Daily Times


Otago Daily Times

Running Warbirds no plane ordinary job
Otago Daily Times
We’ve had ones who came with their dad years ago and now they are bringing their kids, so that says to me the air show will continue. Q But you don’t just have vintage aircraft; you also have vintage cars on display. At the last airshow we had vintage

MO: Could Vintage Planes be a Part of Hannibal’s Bicentennial Celebration? – AviationPros.com

MO: Could Vintage Planes be a Part of Hannibal’s Bicentennial Celebration?
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The possibility of bringing vintage aircraft to Hannibal Regional Airport is still alive. It was noted that Barron Aviation Private Flight Services, which operates out of the Hannibal airport, has a North American T-6, a World War II era fighter

Former Dutch and Turkish Air Force F-104 Starfighter Back on Display – Warbirds News

Warbirds NewsFormer Dutch and Turkish Air Force F-104 Starfighter Back on DisplayWarbirds NewsMore recently, the university brought the vintage fighter down from its perch for a complete static restoration, including a new paint job. D-8286 seen recent…

Could vintage planes be a part of Hannibal’s bicentennial celebration? – Hannibal.net


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Could vintage planes be a part of Hannibal’s bicentennial celebration?
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A proposal that would have seen the tour of vintage planes land in Quincy and possibly do a flyover of Hannibal, never got off the ground since a major objective is to provide events for people to attend in America’s Hometown, not elsewhere. The

Engine Issues Prompt Airbus to Temporarily Halt P&W A320NEO Deliveries – Avgeekery (blog)

Avgeekery (blog)Engine Issues Prompt Airbus to Temporarily Halt P&W A320NEO DeliveriesAvgeekery (blog)Since the vintage B-52 is too radar-reflective to get close to enemy airspace, it is potentially going be equipped with new engines and standoff w…

BREAKING: USAF To Replace B-1 and B-2 Fleet As New B-21 Stealth Bombers Are Delivered – Avgeekery (blog)

Avgeekery (blog)BREAKING: USAF To Replace B-1 and B-2 Fleet As New B-21 Stealth Bombers Are DeliveredAvgeekery (blog)Since the vintage B-52 is too radar-reflective to get close to enemy airspace, it is potentially going be equipped with new engines and…