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Offline Old Wombat

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WW2 Mosquito aircraft blueprints found at Airbus factory
« on: August 10, 2017, 12:22:29 am »
Jeffrey Fontaine put this link up over on Beyond the Sprues:

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-north-east-wales-40873628

Awesome! :thumbsup:
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Re: WW2 Mosquito aircraft blueprints found at Airbus factory
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2017, 12:57:32 am »
This has me curious - Bill Ramsey, the project's operations director, said....
"You could actually build any form of Mosquito, including one that never actually flew."

So which mark was this one and why wasn't it flown?

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Re: WW2 Mosquito aircraft blueprints found at Airbus factory
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2017, 03:15:38 am »
It's the mark V unbuilt photo-reconnaissance version.

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Re: WW2 Mosquito aircraft blueprints found at Airbus factory
« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2017, 04:27:11 am »
If we all club together, could we get a full scale whif? ;D
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