chuchoteur From France, joined Sep 2006, 762 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (1 year 5 months 4 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 3834 times:
I've been torturing the search engine and google for an hour trying to figure this one out... you're smarter than me!
Wonder what the history is behind that plane... did get to read up a lot on the B26s though... and the fact that they got shot at/shot down by their own side. There's a CIA report that has now been disclosed that reveals that the "fake" cuban markings may have been a bit too real.
L-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 29791 posts, RR: 58
Reply 11, posted (1 year 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 2966 times:
Even in their prime land gear wearing kingfishers where a pretty rare bunch. But they have always had a soft spot for net because of their use in the Aleutians as described in the book, "the thousand mile war"
Reminds me a story about a guy in southeast Alaska that when he saw his first beaver on wheels said, "that must have been a terrible accident, how many where killed"
OBAMA-WORST PRESIDENT EVER....Even SKOORB would be better.