Video of B-29 FIFI in formation with five warbirds

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    #1 Julieinthesky, May 11, 2013
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    Here is the link to the video that is a few minutes long :) Let me know your thoughts please! In the video are the following aircraft:
    B-29 "FIFI"
    Mitsubishi AM63 "Zero"
    P-51 Mustang "Man-O-War"
    Supermarine Mark XIV "Spitfire"
    Grumman F6F "Hellcat"
    Grumman F8F "Bearcat"




    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=692xYiyhWs8
     
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    I like this video. Well done. :thumbright:
     
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    Thank you Wurger! I LOVE what I do and hope to share the history of aviation via photographs and videos. It is my way of giving back to the warbird community.
     
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    Thank you for sharing. :thumbright:
     
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    Very cool Julie, Fifi is suppose to come back to Airventure Oshkosh again. Can't wait to see her again there.
     
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    I was at Oshkosh last year too and will be there again this year :) excited to see Fifi again!
     
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    Nice video. I wonder where it was filmed over.
     
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    Between Palm Springs and Camarillo.
     
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    Well done!

    Were you one of the pilots?
     
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    Very cool!
     
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    @VikingBerserker, no I was not one of the pilots. I just get to interview them and hang out and fly in the planes :)
    @Gnomey, Thank you :)
    @Evanglider, yes you are correct in that it was filmed at Palm Springs and Camarillo, thanks for letting syscom3 know :)

    Thanks everyone for the feedback :) I appreciate it!!!
     
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    "Just" :lol:
     
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    amazing and very enjoyable....you guys that get to see these things up close are very lucky and im as jealous as....

    Thanks for sharing
     
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    Wow! You made this footage? Superb man, just superb, you lucky man.
     
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