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Offline Karl Helweg

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Re: Aviation and Reenacting
« Reply #15 on: February 04, 2011, 08:31:05 PM »
I agree that the cost of operating most warbirds is prohibitive.  I flew Hueys in the Army and they just are not cheap.  Other hand my CAP unit was give a Nieuport kit which is still hanging in our rafters waiting for someone to take responsibility for completing it. 

In Mountain City, TN there was a 3/4(?) scale pretty P-51 that had been hangared for years and the owner was asking $10K but would probably take less.  I have run into some sort of kit plane potential deal at about every other airport that I fly into.  Even if it is out of FAA compliance, if the price is right one could make a great static display. 

Offline cco23i

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Re: Aviation and Reenacting
« Reply #16 on: February 14, 2011, 11:14:50 PM »
We're in Arizona and I know of units in Texas and California.

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Re: Aviation and Reenacting
« Reply #16 on: February 14, 2011, 11:14:50 PM »
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