Reserching a planes history???

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  1. unpunk01

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    I am having a problem researching a planes history and I have a couple of questions that I think you guys might be able to help me with...
    1) Is there a online database of aircraft serial numbers? If so, where?
    2) How can someone deterimine what happened to a certain aircraft? Ex - Shot down? Used for target practice? Mothballed? Sold for scrap?

    Thanks for any help you can lend me!
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    well, that will depend entirely on the plane you're searching for, information on different planes will be found in different places, what plane are you researching??
     
  3. Erich

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    first you should indicate the type of a/c then we can all go from there....

    do you have also date of inquiry and pilot ?
     
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    You'll have to be a little more specific, whats the aircraft you're researching?
     
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    :lol:

    I think thats the first time this has happened.......
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    what all of us posting at baisically the same time?
     
  7. JCS

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    Yea, and all of us basically saying the same thing...
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    you know, i can't really see our comedy threesome taking off........
     
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    Me neither. JCS and Erich fine, but you let the side down ;)
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    that's a great site CC, but it really does depend on the aircraft lol.........
     
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    Yea - Its going to be quite a feat figuring out which one is Moe! :lol:
     
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    Its also quite hard to pinpoint what youre looking for, its a large web page. Good though, you can find loads on it 8)
     
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    The Three Stooges, Lanc :rolleyes:

    :lol:
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    yeah i have no idea who they are :lol:
     
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    MY god, get out more! :lol:
     
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    that's not much help :lol:
     
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    OK - Lanc, you're Curly Joe by defalt! :lol:
     
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