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Project Propeller

In June we were invited for project propeller see http://www.projectpropeller.co.uk/ This was a very nice event ,this project is in fact a reunion of fighter and bomber command veterans. We had some very pleasant conversation with the veterans ,  Special thanks … Continue reading

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England trip 2014

In May the team made the annual trip to Snaith for the 51 sqn reunion. On the road up there we had some very nice stops : RAF Wyton (pathfinder museum), RAF Waddington (51 Sqn base) ,RAF Wickenby museum ,Metheringham … Continue reading

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Stop watch returns home

Stopwatch returns home after 71 years   Last weekend we had the visit of Simon and Catherine, they are family of P/O J Houlston who died in the crash of Halifax HR839. It was a very emotional day I took … Continue reading

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New topics in the recovery section

Update 03/2014 http://www.planehunters.be/lancaster-me846/ http://www.planehunters.be/halifax-jd261/ http://www.planehunters.be/halifax-mz623/ http://www.planehunters.be/stirling-bk810/ http://www.planehunters.be/messerschmitt-109g-14/  

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Gloster Meteor EG-76

Gloster Meteor EG-76 MN-B 350Sqn. Belgian Air Force 20/01/1955 Training accident Normally we don’t investigate post war crash site’s. But this one started out as a research project for a Halifax. Local metal detector enthusiasts believe to had had found … Continue reading

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Newspaper article Z6569

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70th Anniversary of the Dambusters

Excellent pictures and video. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2325460/Dambusters-Back-began-lone-Lancaster-marks-70-years-audacious-Dambusters-raid.html Regards Benny

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RAF casualty reports to be released

Very good news for researchers involving the airwar.At last the casualty reports are going to be released,see article in the pdf file RAF casuality reports Regards Benny

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Thema avond Sqn Ldr “Teddy” Blenkinsop

Niet te missen,met vele mooie stukken van de Lancaster opgravingen Mvg Benny

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51 Sqn. reunion

Just like every year the Planehunters will attend the reunion at the memorial garden in May This year the ceremony will be held on the 19th of May at the Memorial garden at Snaith airfield. If the weather is fine there will be a fly … Continue reading

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