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Coming up at 19th March 2016 at Cheffins auction in Sutton of amazing collection of 250 aviation pieces originally belonged to avid aviation enthusiast Bill Richards, from Bolton, who passed away in March last year and spent many years building up his beloved...read more

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Amazing three videos of The Planes of Fame Air Museum (Chino, California). Listen to the smooth, unusal exhaust note of the engines. These Allison V-1710, 12-cylinder engines were both turbocharged and supercharged (although the turbochargers, still present on the P-38J Lightning "23 Skidoo"...read more

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The P-47 was designed around the powerful Pratt & Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp, 18 cylindre engine—the same engine used by two very successful U.S. Navy fighters, the Grumman F6F Hellcat, Vought F4U Corsair, F7F Tigercat, F8F Bearcat, P-61 Black Widow, A-26 Invader and many others. The P-47D-...read more

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Enjoy the introductory chorus to some of the most influential aircraft of WWII, including the P-51 Mustang and Spitfire's Merlin V-12, Messerschmitt Bf 109E-3's Daimler-Benz 601, BMW-801 powered Fw-190, Pratt & Whitney R-2800 in a P-47D Thunderbolt and Grumman F6F Hellcat, along with the...read more

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