RNZAF in action, Bougainville.

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    Hi Guys,

    Here's a wee clip I saw on another forum. It shows RNZAF air strikes on Bougainville. Aircraft types in action include Dauntless, Avenger, Ventura and Kittyhawk, plus a few shots of other recogniseable types.


    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K5HS81pZvq8

    Those of you who made models in the 1970s and 1980s might remember Matchbox's 1/32 scale three colour Dauntless kit; the aircraft with the tail number '57', seen towards the end of the film, was featured as one of the options and was on the original box art.
     
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    Great clip! Thanks for posting.
     
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    THX for posting. A very nice clip.

    Dauntless 57_c.jpg
     
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    Bloody brilliant Grant - cheers for posting!
     
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    Excellent video! Thanks for sharing.
     
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