Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Kompos » Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:38 pm

That aircraft at Walmansthal is a DC-6. It was at Swartkops for years before it was ferried to the plotte.

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:39 pm

That's what I was about to venture. The DC-6 has larger more square windows.
Hindsight is what you see from the tail gunner's position. :D

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Mon Apr 21, 2014 8:45 pm

[quote="Kompos"]
That aircraft at Walmansthal is a DC-6. It was at Swartkops for years before it was ferried to the plotte.
[/quote]

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Sat May 10, 2014 12:16 am

What's this then?? :bingo:

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Sat May 10, 2014 12:45 am

Canadair North Star
Hindsight is what you see from the tail gunner's position. :D

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Sat May 10, 2014 1:52 am

[quote="Raffles"]
Canadair North Star
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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby four engine jock » Wed Jun 11, 2014 3:05 pm

Just a DC4 with Merlin engines ?

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Wed Jun 11, 2014 6:51 pm

[quote="four engine jock"]
Just a DC4 with Merlin engines ?
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A variant of the DC-4 and another variant called the Argonaut was produced for BOAC
Hindsight is what you see from the tail gunner's position. :D

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Wed Jun 11, 2014 6:52 pm

?????

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Hindsight is what you see from the tail gunner's position. :D

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Fri Jun 13, 2014 12:26 am

An old junker painted up all nice the Air Base in Abidjan  :whistle:
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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Fri Jun 13, 2014 1:06 am

Not a Junker though  :nono:
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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby knobbies » Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:14 am

Max Holste MH.1521 Broussard? With somewhat truncated landing gear, probably to fit on the plinth...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Holste_Broussard

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:41 am

[quote="knobbies"]
Max Holste MH.1521 Broussard? With somewhat truncated landing gear, probably to fit on the plinth...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Holste_Broussard
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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby great dane » Tue Dec 08, 2015 5:35 pm

Need help on this one. Don't have the answer myself. Possibly Egypt 50s or 60s as photo found together with a Egyptian Mig-15, but could be coincidence. Thought Airspeed Oxford, but they all seem to have glass roof :thinking:

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Wed Dec 09, 2015 3:25 pm

It's not a Boeing 247D is it?

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Moertoe Pilut » Sat Dec 12, 2015 9:03 pm

bump

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby great dane » Sun Dec 13, 2015 9:16 am

Sorry, forgot about this one. Almost sure it is not a Boeing 247. Windows different and I think a lot smaller.

Came across the Cessna T-50, but again windows don't fit.

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby Raffles » Sun Dec 13, 2015 10:02 am

What you need is Jane's and a lot of time ...

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Re: Guess the aircraft and or helicopter

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Postby happyskipper » Sun Dec 13, 2015 11:07 pm

great dane wrote:Need help on this one. Don't have the answer myself. Possibly Egypt 50s or 60s as photo found together with a Egyptian Mig-15, but could be coincidence. Thought Airspeed Oxford, but they all seem to have glass roof :thinking:

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My guess is that this is one of the many variants of the Avro Anson, used during the 2nd world war as navigation trainers.

They were modified and used as trainers and passenger aircraft post war, and were operated by the Egyptian Air Force.

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