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Old 12-05-14, 05:02
David Dunlop David Dunlop is offline
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Default Canadian dehavilland mosquito restoration project

Thought I would bring you all up to date on this amazing project. A milestone month for the project in April when the engines came back to life after several decades.

Fingers crossed it will be in the air once again later this year!

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Old 12-05-14, 05:52
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Its a beautiful plane and looking forward to seeing her fly.
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Old 12-05-14, 14:04
Wayne McGee Wayne McGee is offline
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Spectacular achievement! Congratulations to all for their work so far.
Would love to see it taxi in front of my local BCATP hangars (Debert)


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Old 12-05-14, 18:27
Alex van de Wetering Alex van de Wetering is offline
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Awesome! So, that should be the second flying Mossie than?
I was surprised to see pictures of a silver hull, but I presume that's some sort of protective paint for the wood?

Great work!
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Old 13-05-14, 03:08
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great to see , that will make 2 in the air, there is one for sale down under with the restoration well under way, hopefully Kermit Weeks will get his in the air again some time soon, there is also hope for the one in Windsor, all it take is many bags of treasure ,
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Old 13-05-14, 14:32
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Wow great news. My father was a radio tech in ww2 in the RCAF and told me stories about them.
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