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MASDC/AMARC Warbirds Part II

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Here are some views of the "Boneyard" - otherwise known as MASDC or AMARC during the 1980s and 1990s.  How many of these aircraft types have you seen active, and in the air??

Crew Training of the RAF in Cosford

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RAF Cosford opened in 1938 as a technical school of the Royal Air Force. Today in Cosford, about 120 aircraft can be used for training. A probably unique project in Europe, one that uses former military jets to train the mechanics of the RAF. In addition, mechanics of allied air forces are also educated and trained.

Furthermore, there is the museum of the RAF in Cosford, which contains more than 75 perfectly restored aircraft.

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Wings Over Camarillo 2.0

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A new format to the Wings over Camarillo Airshow was rolled out this year at the Camarillo Airport, which is also the headquarters for the Southern California Wing of the Commemorative Air Force. A increased area for the STEM exhibit, a larger car show, more modern military displays, and even a live concert Saturday night featuring the band 'The Spazmatics'.

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OSH Warbirds in Review Part#2 “Radial Rumble”

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Warbirds are an important part of AirVenture and 2018 was no different. A total of 377 warbirds of all kinds descended into Oshkosh this year. Special emphasis was placed on the 80th Anniversary of the North American Texan, and the 100th Anniversary of the Royal Air Force. The United States Air Force Heritage Flight brought the General Dynamics F-16C Fighting Falcon which flew formation flybys with the North American P-51 Mustang and the Douglas A-1 Skyraider. Boeing B-29 Superfortress “Doc’ was in attendance as was C-47 Skytyrain “That’s All Brother” which was one of the lead aircraft that dropped paratroopers over Normandy on D-Day.

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