TFC's Fiat CR 42 Restoration Update

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  1. Warbirds News

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    Thanks for the link. I for one really want to thank you for joining the site. I never knew there was so much work going on in the world of warbirds.

    Geo
     
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    Thanks for the up-date, and keep the info coming!
    She's come a long way since I last saw her, as a bare fuselage shell. It'll be great to see her in the air again eventually.
     
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    Good to see the progress! Thanks for the update.
     
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    WOW! Looking very good. Thank you for the update. Can't wait to see it in the air!:headbang:
     
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    It will be great to see flying but I'm not holding my breath. As the article says, it's a long term restoration.
     
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    Terry, get your backside down to DX and get some photos when it gets flying! :)
     
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    Always had a soft spot for the Falco.

    Are they going to use an authentic engine to power it?
     
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    It's a sweet looking plane, be great to see her finally airborne.
     
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    If I'm still able to get around when it gets airborne, I'm sure I'll be there to see it ! Over a five year period of DX visits, it didn't seem to have progressed much - but of course, there's a lot of work done which can't be seen by the casual visitor.
     
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    good update!
     
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    Thanks you everybody for the nice words. I am glad I have joined this forum!
     
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    You're very welcome - it's great to be informed of changes, up-dates and other news in the aviation and 'war bird' world, as, or before they happen, rather than have to read about it in a magazine three or more months later.
     
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    TFC also have an airworthy Gladiator; to see the Fiat and Glad in the air simultaneously will be quite a treat, I'm sure.
     
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    Now this is a great idea!!
     
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    That would be fricken awesome!
     
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