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Old 27th Jan 2019, 20:43
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This came up in a non-airline forum I participate in. The First Day Cover shows the routing and carriers, any ideas of the equipment? As per the thread - Suggestions Welcome!
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Old 27th Jan 2019, 23:23
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Some info here: Experimental Airmail UK - Australia, April 1931
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Old 28th Jan 2019, 20:44
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DRUK. Many thanks - yet again! I should probably just not bother with the forum but PM you directly.
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Old 12th Feb 2019, 04:33
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Stumbled across this!!!
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Old 14th Feb 2019, 02:33
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Ah, DR wins again! One presumes that, for take off, the Mercurey pilot had to sync throttles over the i/com? Perhaps slightly behind the main ship, to prevent pulling forward too much?
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Foto at # 54
OE DBP, Stinson 108-2 Sn. 108-2436, built 1947 ex N 9463K. Reg. in Austria from 29.9.1958 till 21.1.1969
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Old 16th Feb 2019, 19:32
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Originally Posted by dash7fan View Post
Foto at # 54
OE DBP, Stinson 108-2 Sn. 108-2436, built 1947 ex N 9463K. Reg. in Austria from 29.9.1958 till 21.1.1969
Thanks for that. I'm guessing it no longer survives.
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