Sunderland mk.1 Discovered

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  1. Negative Creep

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    Thats pretty cool hope they bring it up:)
     
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    Probobly in pretty bad shape. Been down there for close to 70 years.
     
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    great post.. thanks..

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    It would be nice to have another Sunderland in flying condition.
    But... oh the cost !

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    Well the main thing is we have it to start with now.
     
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    Ther may still be a Sunderland Mk.5 fuselage beached at the Chatham islands east of New Zealand if anyone has the time money and energy ?

    It was used as a chicken coop by a farmer after it struck a rock. Best person to contact is Craig Emeny of Air Chathams. His father was a wartime fighter pilot in the UK.
     
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