B-25 Flight Experience

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  1. evangilder

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    Good lookin' B-25 and great photos. :thumbright:

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    Nice pic's Eric..... A flight worth remembering ? Thanks for sharing....

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    Fantastic, Eric! Nothing sounds quite like a pair of R-2600's turning up
    at takeoff power, and I can hear them just looking at the photo's!
     
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    Great job, Eric.
     
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    Thanks guys. It was quite an experience. I am hoping to get more like that to write up in the near future.
     
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    Good job!
     
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    Very cool Eric! Excellent photos too.
     
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    Great job as always Eric!!!
     
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    Great stuff there, Eric :thumbup:
     
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    I love the shot of the gunsite with the water in the background and the plane's shadow on the water.

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    Thats must of been thrilling! In Arizona the CAF is currently restoring a beautiful B-25 "Maid in the Shade" to my knowlegde it is going to give flights. One thing I have been looking forward to is a ride in "Sentimental Journey" which is a B-17g that is restored to combat status. (no comfortable seats here). Each flight cost around 400 dollars but is definitly worth it.
    It would be a helluva experince to have the luck of getting a ride in one of these warbirds while the other is flying next to it.
     
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    Yep, it would be something to get an air-to-air shoot with some of the heavies. I have been through Sentimental Journey a number of times, both at the Wing there at Falcon Field and on it's visits to Camarillo. I haven't seen the newer facility at Falcon yet, but have heard it is very nice.
     
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    Great pictures...I bet it was a great ride...
     
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    Come down to Texas and see if you can work a deal for Texas Raider and Thunderbird. I will buy the beer.

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