Museum Visit

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  1. Wildcat

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    The other day I paid a visit to one of the local museums in Adelaide called the Classic Jets Fighter Museum, mainly to have a squizz at the progress of the awesome P-38 the're restoring. She's looking great! can't wait to see her finished. Anyway, it's only a very small museum but has some great jet aircraft and other interesting iteams on display.
     

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    Nice pics! I pinched the P-38 one 8)
     
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    Nice pics Wildcat! :cool:
     
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    Great pictures. It is a shame that Sabre picture didn't come out better as I have had a recent interest in Australian Sabres. That P-40 wreck is really interesting.
     
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    Super stuff WC
     
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    Do they have any idea what the S/N of the P40 was, or what squadron it was in?
     
  8. Wildcat

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    Sorry mate I didn't get that info, all I can tell you is it is served with the USAAC and not the RAAF.

    Here's a better pic for you D.
     

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    Good stuff. I dig Mirages too. ;)
     
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    Me too. Theyre so...French. ;)
     
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    That Jindivik doesn't look too bad either
     
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