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by Aviator1929
Thu Jul 28, 2016 1:53 am
Forum: Meetups
Topic: Osh 2016
Replies: 11
Views: 14599

Re: Osh 2016

Looking forward to the tie-down party tomorrow! I'm hoping you guys keep it going for a while...we are flying the WWI fighters at six so I may be a bit late. Keep an eye on the south end of the field for them!
by Aviator1929
Tue Jun 28, 2016 9:59 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Jack's wish is coming true...
Replies: 1
Views: 2447

Jack's wish is coming true...

A few episodes back, Jack mentioned there should be more WWI era aircraft at Osh... Well, I think someone at eaa listened to that podcast because numerous early aero museums have been invited to attend airventure this year! My beloved Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome will be bringing two fighters to the even...
by Aviator1929
Sun Dec 20, 2015 7:10 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Gimli Glider...
Replies: 0
Views: 3060

Gimli Glider...

Seems you can own a piece of the actual airframe.
http://planetags.com/product/boeing-767 ... -tail-604/
by Aviator1929
Sun Dec 06, 2015 8:04 pm
Forum: Listener Mail
Topic: Big news from Old Rhinebeck this weekend...
Replies: 1
Views: 2492

Big news from Old Rhinebeck this weekend...

The Spirit of St. Louis reproduction has flown! By the way...it has the periscope, no tailwheel, no brakes, and no front windshield. It is the most accurate flying reproduction yet built! :D http://oldrhinebeck.org/ORA/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Rhinebeck-Spirit-1st-flight-Tim-Haggerty-photo-1-600x3...
by Aviator1929
Sun Aug 17, 2014 12:32 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Cash McCall
Replies: 5
Views: 4920

Re: Cash McCall

So close... A-26. Doesn't help that it was re-designated B-26 after the war, even though the Marauder had that designation previously. The Invader also starred in "Always" alongside the PBY Catalina. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_A-26_Invader http://www.impdb.org/images/2/25/Always0...
by Aviator1929
Tue Apr 01, 2014 12:28 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: "Zoom Zoom" UCAP #350
Replies: 5
Views: 6477

Re: "Zoom Zoom" UCAP #350

geebee-sarabia.jpg Hey guys, Just wanted to point out quick that there was an original Q.E.D. It was built as a cross-country racer, and is on static display at a museum today. The replica has more wing and tail area to handle the extra power, but is based on the first Q.E.D. The R1 was an earlier ...
by Aviator1929
Sun Sep 01, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: Meetups
Topic: Rhinebeck Meetup?
Replies: 2
Views: 6550

Rhinebeck Meetup?

I'll be working the shows Sept 6-8 at Rhinebeck Aerodrome. If any other UCAP listeners are around, stop by and say hi. It is the model airplane jamboree, so in addition to the full-scale show, there will be large scale rc aircraft flying all weekend. Airshows are 1300 to 1600 local Saturday and Sund...
by Aviator1929
Sun Sep 01, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Most iconic movie aircraft
Replies: 10
Views: 9271

Re: Most iconic movie aircraft

I second the PBY! Remember that opening scene from Always? The Standard J-1 that was part of the Tallmantz collection should make the list. Also, Tiger Moths were frequent stunt doubles for WWI fighters on screen. They flew for both sides in The Blue Max with different paint schemes. If I remember r...
by Aviator1929
Thu Jan 10, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: UCAP episode "Airbii"
Replies: 12
Views: 10998

Re: UCAP episode "Airbii"

Avweb posted another update on the Mosquito recently. I recommend the video that goes along with it, lots of cool footage! Not sure if you want to let Dave see that one though... ;)
by Aviator1929
Sun Oct 28, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: Episodes
Topic: Episode #308
Replies: 14
Views: 11834

Re: Episode #308

With all the mosquito talk, thought I should share this... ;)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNzDg_6uLZQ

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