Duxford Diary 2020

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In hope we may get some posts returning for 2020.

Happy new AvGeek year

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For those interested in activity at Duxford on a sunny but cold 5th February 2020 - here's clip of John Romain flying Spitfire VIII MT928 G-BKMI :-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TUPznxKSGNE

Also active were Harvard KF183, Hurricane V7497, Hurricane R4118, P-51 Mustang 'Miss Helen', Chipmunk WP929, Chipmunk WK522, RAF Grob Prefect ZM309 and a few other GA types - (video clips to follow!)

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Thank you for the first update from Duxford 2020 Skeeler

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Hi Steve I remember standing in Robs Lamploughs Hangar back in the 1980s watching Miss Helen coming together, it was just the fuselage with wing siting along the the north wall of the Hangar waiting to be fitted.

Miss Helens restoration really leptospirosis forward as they tried to get it finished to use in The Empire of The Sun.

Those were the days