Cavanaugh flight museum pics

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  1. Aggie08

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    Yeah sorry these took so long, i moved down to school and forgot them- enjoy!
     

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    what are the markings on MiG-21? Russian or Polish or other?
     
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    Excellent pics! Thanks for putting them up! :cool:
     
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    more... they were supposed to have an p-51 and a p-47 but they were out on display somewhere else :mad: d'oh! but everything else was freakin awesome.
     

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    from http://www.cavanaughflightmuseum.com/MiG21.htm
    "The MiG-21 US Mongol B on display was built in Poland in 1970 and served with the Polish Air Force as an advanced trainer. The Cavanaugh Flight Museum purchased the plane in 1993, and it is now painted in North Vietnamese Air Force colors."
    I didn't mention, this is the two seater version.
     
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    Hmmm, it must have been a misunderstanding. As far as I know, MiG-21's were NOT built in Poland.
     
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    Can't say I know a whole lot about them, that's straight off the site.
     
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    Awesome. Loving the MiG-17
     
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    Nice pics Aggie! Good shots of the MiG-17 and B-24.
     
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    Nice shot. That has got to be one of the shiniest Texans that I have ever seen.
     
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    Super shots AG I must admit im getting a soft spot for the Texan I think it's a really nicely proportioned plane.
    They all looked well cared for aircraft its a lovely collection there AG
    The perspex bump stick cover on the Merlin is very cool you have taken some very viewable pics AG well done and thanks for the insight to Cavanaugh
     
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    Gracias. It's a really cool place. I would highly recommend it.
     
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    Wow! The trainer was used by the Japanese. Didn't know that, it certainly is ironic...
     
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