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PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 12:43 pm
Post subject: The loss of P-51 "Big Beautiful Doll" at Duxford...

Collision with Skyraider at Duxford during airshow back in April.

"Doll" was lost, but pilot bailed without injury at about 800'. Skyraider was able to recover and land with a partial wing.

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www.worldwarbirdnews.c...t-duxford/


The originally posted video was removed....

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 3:38 pm
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Again a sad day for all of us Sad

luckely no one got harmed.

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 4:38 pm
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Absolute bummer but the pilot seems lucky to bail so low and be OK.

Realized I have an old screenshot contest entry circa 2006, taken in CFS3 with that particular aircraft's livery...


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PostPosted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 3:23 am
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another video, again hd is the one to see it ion... lucky lucky lucky

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 5:58 am
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 1:09 pm
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Does the pilot still qualify for a Martin Baker tie?
Or is that only for ejector seats?

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- Shades
Does the pilot still qualify for a Martin Baker tie?
Or is that only for ejector seats?


are you applying for a Colombian tie ? Evil or Very Mad

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 2:29 pm
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lol sob!

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