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by Paul K
07 May 2021, 18:30
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Happy Birthday Dev One (83)
Replies: 14
Views: 52

Re: Happy Birthday Dev One (83)

Hope you have a great day, Keith. :cheers:
by Paul K
06 May 2021, 20:31
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Video: Junkers 88 Last Stand! Crashed German Bomber Wouldn't Surrender
Replies: 5
Views: 105

Re: Video: Junkers 88 Last Stand! Crashed German Bomber Wouldn't Surrender

I'm a little surprised they were treated so well, having indicated their surrender and then opened up again.
by Paul K
06 May 2021, 17:52
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Egyptian Response To Covid 19
Replies: 6
Views: 117

Re: Egyptian Response To Covid 19

Cairo's public transport is going to join in, as they've just bought Anewbus.
by Paul K
05 May 2021, 22:08
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 821
Views: 31367

Re: Bitzer project

Got it...( possibly ). *-)
by Paul K
04 May 2021, 22:37
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.
Replies: 11
Views: 667

Re: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.

Airspeed wrote: 03 May 2021, 13:46
Paul K wrote: 03 May 2021, 13:13 If ......but everyone else just wanted to swim and drink beer. :lol:
What were they thinking, Paul :dunno:
No idea, Mike - a golden opportunity missed.
by Paul K
03 May 2021, 13:13
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.
Replies: 11
Views: 667

Re: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.

If I were a military archaeologist, WW1 and the battle for Berlin from the start of 1945 would be my European areas of interest. However, I'd love to have the money and the technology to search the hills and jungles of New Guinea for the many aircraft that are still missing there. Maybe some sort of...
by Paul K
02 May 2021, 11:37
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.
Replies: 11
Views: 667

Re: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.

Thanks Paul, fascinating articles. I've got a real passion for military (and especially aviation) archaeology. Just wish I could re-train and do it as a career... 8) Oh yes, that would be a dream job, wouldn't it. Any particular time period or part of the world that interests you most ? The BBC art...
by Paul K
01 May 2021, 14:11
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 821
Views: 31367

Re: Bitzer project

It's reminiscent of a number of aircraft, but damned if I can find it - still searching.
by Paul K
30 Apr 2021, 20:48
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: " Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.
Replies: 11
Views: 667

" Tank" dug up in Lincolnshire.

At least they eventually explain what an LVT is. An interesting find and in very good condition by the look of it. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-56944032 There's a couple of links at the bottom of the article, about WW2 aircraft wrecks found in the last year or two. I'll save yo...
by Paul K
29 Apr 2021, 16:05
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Hawker Sea Fury Crash
Replies: 5
Views: 432

Re: Hawker Sea Fury Crash

Airspeed wrote: 29 Apr 2021, 04:40Does this mean it didn't really happen?
"A Hawker Sea Fury from the Imperial War Museum Duxford had to make a false landing"
Mike, the only thing falling faster than Hawker Furies in Britain is the standard of English. 8)