Mitchell edges closer to first flight in Argentina

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The restored rear section and tail gunner position.
ALL SILVINA BRODERSOHN VIA AUTHOR
The aircraft’s overhauled engines have recently been installed.
‘Huaira Bajo’ has received custom nose art, featuring cartoon character Betty Boop.
The Mitchell’s dorsal gunner cupola was fitted last year.
North American B-25J Mitchell ‘Huaira Bajo’ in its restoration hangar at General Rodriguez Aerodrome in Argentina.

The restoration of North American B-25J Mitchell 44-31173 Huaira Bajo is continuing in Argentina, and the bomber’s engines are likely to be run in October.

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