Hangar update for end of May

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This would usually   be  part of the  Online Fighter  Log update available to Friends of TFC- it answers a lot of “which aircraft was  where and when this week end” type questions so here you go: A busy weekend in May…. The Hawk75 and Gladiator made our first European outing of the 2015 season with Stephen and Patrice at the …

More first flights of the year

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The busy week  continues:  Yesterday the Bearcat  returned from an extended  break in France, the TF=51 has  nearly completed  engine tests after  arriving on the G-register, the P-40F was out on line for an engine  check while highlight of  today was the Nimrod up for a test flight with Mr  Goldspink.

TFC Engineer photocall

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TFC engineer photocall: All the TFC engineering team were involved in an engine run for the P40-F today – the shy ones are on the other side…

Sunday 29th update c/w P40-F video

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Sunday 29th Sept Update. All Fighter Logs have been despatched across the world so you have either received or are due to receive your copy. Today the P40-f had a test flight while other aircraft are being readied for next year or the October airshow. The following video covers the sounds from day and a visit to the hangar: TFC-P40-F

TFC Go To Goodwood

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That is it, the two P-40’s have arrived at Goodwood for the weekend. Picture below of the P40-F returning from an air test yesterday.

Aeroplane news

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Friday and both Bearcat  and Gladiator have successful test  flights today at the  hands of PK. Picture  below  caught the P40-F and Spitfire  Mk Vb out  for engine  runs, possibly  more  important is that  sky!  

P-40F Engine runs

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P-40F is having engine test today in preparation for the display this week end. That is “Dutch Bob” watching, our current College work experience guy.