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Post  crankbndr Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:14 am

Anyone else heard of this? Left seat view of a B-29 I think.

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Post  crankbndr Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:17 am

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Post  Marleysky Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:34 am

Either “someone “ still wants his military parade, or the Armed Forces are practicing a “Strafing Run” to help evict the occupants on Jan 20th.
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Post  Jason_WI Fri Sep 25, 2020 10:11 am

Imagine the noise with 1000 B17’s and 500 P51 Mustangs in the air flying overhead during WW2. That alone would be intimidating and awesome at the same time.
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Post  Marleysky Fri Sep 25, 2020 2:09 pm

@Jason_WI wrote:Imagine the noise with 1000 B17’s and 500 P51 Mustangs in the air flying overhead during WW2. That alone would be intimidating and awesome at the same time.

That. Would. Be awesome to hear!
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Post  crankbndr Fri Sep 25, 2020 3:38 pm

Postponed until tomorrow by weather would like to watch it if I could figure out how
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Post  coxaddict Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:12 pm

We had a week of World War II era airplanes flying over Oahu to commemorate the surrender of the Japanese. The signing of the documents took place on the USS Missouri, which has been restored and home ported here.
14 airplanes were shipped here for the occasion. There were 2 bombers but I don't remember which ones. The sound of just one of them in the air was ominous. 14 airplanes were shipped here for the occasion. Sadly because of covid-19 the ceremony for the event was limited to only high ranking officials.
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Post  dckrsn Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:16 pm

Here ya go crank.
2020 Arsenal of Democracy Flyover - Live from the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, September 26. Pre-event broadcast starts at 9:45am EDT with #WW2Flyover starting at the National Mall at 11:30am EDT.

https://ww2flyover.org/
I'm guessing, tomorrow the link will feature a "watch now" window.
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Post  crankbndr Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:32 pm

Thanks much for the link, I will be tuned in. Weather could still be an issue
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Post  rsv1cox Fri Sep 25, 2020 6:47 pm

Got it marked. looking forward to watching.
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Post  Oldenginerod Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:06 pm

@rsv1cox wrote:Got it marked. looking forward to watching.

That's 11.45pm Sunday for me. Not sure I'll be watchin'. Sad
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Post  fredvon4 Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:21 am

10:20 AM local here in Texas...The Flyover web cast is on right now

I sincerely hope all these craft land back safely when this flyover is done


-------------------------well poo---- Canceled due to WX and no reschedule planned
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Post  crankbndr Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:25 am

Weather canceled again, not going to happen.
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Post  Oldenginerod Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:21 pm

@Oldenginerod wrote:
@rsv1cox wrote:Got it marked. looking forward to watching.

That's 11.45pm Sunday for me.  Not sure I'll be watchin'.  Sad

What am I sayin'?  We're not two day ahead!  If it had of gone ahead I would have missed it by a day.   Sad
Sorry it couldn't go ahead.  Would have been spectacular.
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