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whirlwind
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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 12:44 pm    Post subject: Sands of Time.. Reply with quote

Occasionally Yahoo proves useful. P-40 found in Egyptian desert. From the looks of it, it was a lend-lease...

I just wonder if this would count as one bag or two for the extra bagage charge...

http://news.yahoo.com/photos/world-war-ii-fighter-plane-found-in-sahara-slideshow/#crsl=%252Fphotos%252Fworld-war-ii-fighter-plane-found-in-sahara-slideshow%252Fplane-photo-1336781550.html
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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 4:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I saw this too! I think the British are also mounting an expedition to search for the pilot's remains...
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whirlwind
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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 1:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

At this point the best tribute would be to bring back the plane and display it as is.
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