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Message 1315150 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 17:05:28 UTC

If this isn't the right place for it then please feel free to move it.

But I really did feel that it ought to be recorded. We are still awaiting news from Burma, but in the meantime this is heartwarming information.

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Message 1315153 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 17:13:00 UTC - in response to Message 1315150.

WONDERFUL stuff, that!
Thank you for sharing, Chris.
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Message 1315157 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 17:35:21 UTC
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That Merlin sounded awesome. I can only imageine what a flight of those at speed must have been like. Thanks Chris.
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Message 1315699 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 19:32:08 UTC

Thanx for sharing, Chris:)
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Message 1315726 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 20:33:26 UTC - in response to Message 1315150.

Thanks Chris, that Spitfire sounded and looked very healthy once again.
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Message 1315786 - Posted: 15 Dec 2012, 22:58:54 UTC

The sound of that Supermarine Swift engine was awesome ...
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Message 1315820 - Posted: 16 Dec 2012, 0:05:41 UTC - in response to Message 1315786.
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The sound of that Supermarine Swift engine was awesome ...

And the name of the engine wasn't bad either: Merlin... Quite magical. It was used in the Mustang too, under license.
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