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Old 14th Feb 2021, 17:19
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I cannot find that this has been here before. Sorry about the quality but I was unprepared

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Old 14th Feb 2021, 17:57
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Quality is fine.
We have solved pictures of much worse quality.
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Old 14th Feb 2021, 19:21
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Handley Page Halifax?
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Old 14th Feb 2021, 19:38
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That's it, happens to be a Halifax MKIII picture from the Pilot's and Flight Engineers notes. Over to you Bergerie1 !
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Old 14th Feb 2021, 23:08
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Is that the reg on the panel?
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Old 15th Feb 2021, 05:14
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Miles magister?
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Old 15th Feb 2021, 06:02
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oldpax, it looks American to me, particularly the ASI and the ignition switch.
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India Four Two, American - yes
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Old 15th Feb 2021, 08:26
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Originally Posted by UV
Is that the reg on the panel?
Yes, registration and type...
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Old 17th Feb 2021, 21:18
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I did search for C-FARA and found 2 registrations of different/ non-matching type.
Couldn’t decipher the type (on my phone) so went searching for side-by-side stick cockpits.

This is the Fairchild 24 as modelled for FSX by Lionheart Creations.
Perhaps still better to wipe out registration and type in the future.
It seems some fellow Ppruners let this one pass because of that.
Could also be that it is an animated picture but I personally have no problem with the way of detail and accuracy this one has been done.

Keep them coming!
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Old 18th Feb 2021, 08:20
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SLB, Yes, correct - it is a Fairchild 24. Sorry if I didn't follow the rules of this thread correctly, will try to do better next time. Over to you!!
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Old 18th Feb 2021, 10:51
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It might be that this has been played before.
But not in color:



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Old 19th Feb 2021, 15:36
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The control columns look a bit like a (old) Beech
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Old 19th Feb 2021, 17:43
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Originally Posted by Sideshow Bob
The control columns look a bit like a (old) Beech
It is a one-off but build by professional manufacturer(s).
No idea were they acquired all parts but it is not considered American because of the yokes.
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Old 20th Feb 2021, 17:19
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Time for some clues:
It already featured in 2009 in black and white.
From his preferences displayed in these threads I would have expected a reply from JHieminga.


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Old 21st Feb 2021, 13:44
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I'm trying hard SLB.... but I haven't cracked this particular puzzle yet.

I'm guessing a European two-seater with perhaps a strange engine placement seeing as the RPM indicator has some yellow bands. That might be due to a propshaft harmonic issue.... but I'm really guessing here. The fact that it has two recent Trig radios in that colour shot implies that it still flies, or did until recently.
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Old 21st Feb 2021, 14:04
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50 years of flight ended in 2018 in a museum.

4-seater actually
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Old 21st Feb 2021, 15:52
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Is the museum in the Netherlands?
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Old 21st Feb 2021, 16:27
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No in Germany.
(that’s where Jelle normally get’s his Inspiration for one-off built challenges)
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