360 Degrees of Aviation

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Phoenix » Wed Apr 27, 2011 4:10 pm

Avia S.199

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Taskforce 58 » Wed Apr 27, 2011 4:16 pm

The Avia S.199 was also frequently used by movie makers as a stand-in aircraft for the Bf109. Likewise, the CASA 2.111 was also used in movies as a stand in for the He111:

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Phoenix » Wed Apr 27, 2011 6:46 pm

And with Both aircraft using the Rolls Royce Merlin we find ourselves at the start once again, with the Spitfire Mark IX.
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by SvenPhantom » Tue May 03, 2011 3:37 am

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Used the Merlin Engine as well.
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Welshy » Tue May 03, 2011 6:14 pm

Sorry cant get a pic at boarding school:
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Talon » Tue May 03, 2011 9:59 pm

AN-70... another aircraft that utilizes counter-rotating propellers. (Thank god, now we move on from WWII British aircraft fanboys. :mrgreen: )

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Taskforce 58 » Tue May 03, 2011 10:46 pm

Did I hear "counter rotating props"?

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Gunny » Wed May 04, 2011 12:37 am

The only thing I can say is Russian. ;)
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Phoenix » Wed May 04, 2011 4:10 pm

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Be-2500

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Talon » Wed May 04, 2011 9:40 pm

Canards (of sorts... not a lot of actual lifting area on the Be-2500...)

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Gunny » Wed May 04, 2011 11:03 pm

West Virginia modification time to go boggin. :D
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Phoenix » Fri May 06, 2011 3:48 pm

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All terrain vehicle from Antonov

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by SvenPhantom » Thu May 26, 2011 10:58 pm

PE-8
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It was originally supposed to tow that bugger.
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by TheGeno » Thu May 26, 2011 11:24 pm

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the IL-2, a Russian copy of the C-47, could also tag along Russian Gliders
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Phoenix » Fri May 27, 2011 11:46 am

DC-3!

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Scarecrow » Fri May 27, 2011 3:14 pm

Military version; the C-47.

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by SvenPhantom » Fri May 27, 2011 8:25 pm

Lockheed C-130
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Was Lockheed's submission for the replacement process of the C-47
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by TheGeno » Fri May 27, 2011 9:22 pm

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The lead spittin AC-130. A varient of the C-130
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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Welshy » Sat Jul 02, 2011 11:49 pm

AC-27J, The lead spitting Spartan

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Re: 360 Degrees of Aviation

Post by Nodoka Hanamura » Tue Aug 02, 2011 3:44 am

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My Favorite Gunship, the MI-29 Hind. the only similarity with the AC-27J, is that their Both Gunships.
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