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  1. ollieholmes

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    What is that. All i know is that it is not what at first thought you think it is.
     
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    The yellow plane? An AT-6 or SNJ is what it looks like to me.
     
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    Yes i mean the yellow plane. No its not either of them. I have a photo that would give it away but i am not showing that yet.
     
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    A Harvard then? ;)
     
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    Could be a Wirraway then.
     
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    No not either or them. As i said it is not what you initialy think it is. From another angle it is alot more obvious it is none listed.
     
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    Miles M.27 :?: i know it's a long shot, it doesn't even look british, but if it is british that's what it'll be.......................
     
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    Whatever it is, the prop seems waaaayyyyy too small...
     
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    how a na 64 or a yale
     
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    Agreed Les, that's why I initially went with the T6. The prop on that plane does not look adequate.
     
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    Its a Yale. The other photo shows its fixed undercarrige. Does anyone know the story behind these things.
     
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    the yale was built as a quicker a cheaper build of the harvard deleting the retractable gear wright cyclone with a few less hp the t6 had the pratt and whitney with 450hp the yale was about 330 originally built for the french and taken over by rcaf when france dropped out
     
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    Damn those opportunistic Canucks!
    Handy deal though. ;)
     
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    simpleton, the answer was given ;)
     
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    I know, and I gave a guess on the wrong plane, So therefore you are the simpleton for failing to realise my joke ;)
     
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    Cute little aeroplane i think. Are there any other Survivors or have a just photographed a unique aeroplane, again.
     
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    I have checked the Caa site and there are no others listed but i wonder if there are any in storage or anything. Or outside the uk. Does anyone know the story behind this example?
     
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    Sorry stupid me just read down the page and it says there are 20 flying. Does anyone know if theres any others in the uk? Or what this one is doing in the uk, as i hadnt seen it here before?
     
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