Westland Lysander in Action

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  1. v2

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    Very cool... It's good to see one land.


    how many partisans or downed pilots were thrilled sh!tless to see a Lysander pay a visit?

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    Cool video!

    I imagine that there were about as many happy to see the Lysander as there were people happy to see the Catalina. "Thrilled sh!tless" is probably not an overexaggeration.
     
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    Nice one Charles ! Wonder what engine soundtrack they used though? The Lysander is fairly quiet on idle and at landing speed, and certainly doesn't sound like a fleet of multi-engined bombers !!
     
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    No idea what was the effect added in that italian newsreel, in any case dont worry, this one is ( i think ) more realistic, 3 minutes clip of 1941 with sound but without out commentary and with teh correct aspect ratio, thing that some videos of Bomberguy havent.


    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w2igva9s7Vc
     
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    Excellent ! Thanks CB !
     
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    Great, thanks for sharing, guys. ;) :thumbleft:
     
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