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by n33d4sp33d_85
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: Aviation News Mega-Thread
Replies: 835
Views: 75533

Re: Aviation News Mega-Thread

https://www.flightglobal.com/aerospace/boeing-clinches-new-737-freighter-orders-opens-new-conversion-lines/140242.article https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transport/cathay-dragon-suspends-kl-after-coronavirus-cases-on-board/140243.article https://www.flightglobal.com/fixed-wing/manila-receives-initi...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: Aviation News Mega-Thread
Replies: 835
Views: 75533

Re: Aviation News Mega-Thread

AFSC vintage Boeing 707 to be stored at AMARG On 16 September 2020, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Lincoln Laboratory Flight Test Facility flew the Air Force Systems Command (AFSC) specialised Boeing B707-321B registration N404PA (msn 18835) on its last training flight from Hanscom AFB...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: Warbird News
Replies: 78
Views: 6981

Re: Warbird News

New French Yak-9 airborne Two week back, a new French Yakovlev Yak-9 fighter made its first post restoration flight at La Ferté-Alais, the aerodrome of Cerny. The first flight was made as F-WZOS, but the aircraft will be registered in the historic category as F-AZOS. The owner of the machine is Jea...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 536
Views: 58848

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

69 years ago today: It was #OTD in 1951 that the US Marine Corps made the world's first mass combat deployment by helicopter. 228 Marines are landed in 12 Sikorsky HRSs. https://www.facebook.com/CommemorativeAF/photos/a.345518077509/10158599407072510/?type=3&__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDzEWfcXXY8OhIlPnQ4nmn...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 536
Views: 58848

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

81 years ago today, the Lockheed Model 18 Lodestar flew for the first time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y0jXwHE8vHg 78 years ago today, the Boeing B-29 Superfortress flew for the first time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDzWHLtIb5I 59 years ago today, the Boeing CH-47 Chinook flew for the fir...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sun Sep 20, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 536
Views: 58848

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

74 years ago today: on this date in 1946 this Cold Warrior flew for the first time. How much do you know about Martin's Mercator? https://www.facebook.com/avgeekery/posts/3238778782875756?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARACIwDs7sypeATA-7zpDNwEx7SXVgZ-bl_oN3nTjm72lDazLUz-NzXABn-0TnQh63kezDsmFOkQUwH8espaLzWf6MzxQq...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:53 am
Forum: General Airshow Discussion
Topic: Corona virus, Covid-19 and airshows?
Replies: 286
Views: 42422

Re: Corona virus, Covid-19 and airshows?

!!Announcement!! The Board of the Valiant Air Command, Inc in a meeting on 15 Sept 2020 has decided to reopen the Museum to the public with limited hours and Staff. Our new hours of operations until further notice will be Fri, Sat, Sun 9-5 beginning 16 Oct 2020. Due to the current COVID situation, ...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:49 am
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 536
Views: 58848

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

77 years ago today, the de Havilland Vampire flew for the first time.



69 years ago today, the Grumman F9F-6 Cougar flew for the first time.