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Old 15th Apr 2017, 06:06
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Old Farang
Join Date: May 2016
Location: Bangkok
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Originally Posted by Exaviator View Post
Tail Wheel, Brian was the fellow aviator mentioned in the last paragraph of my Misima story. He was based in Singapore and flying a Gruman Albatross for an oil company at that time. He probably had more hours on flying boats than he did on wheels...

His son Scott was a Hobie Cat sailer of some repute and had the agency for Hobie Craft for SEA.
Bryan(McCook) was a close friend of mine. He used to take me to work offshore in the jump seat of the Albatross. RIP.

I guess it is ok to post the following link? The Albatross lives on:

VH-NMO Grumman Albatross leaves Perth, heading for Avalon in Victoria ? AviationWA
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