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Researchers Announce Wreckage from USS Indianapolis Located

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- A team of civilian researchers led by entrepreneur and philanthropist Paul G. Allen has announced they have found the wreck of the World
John Szalay
Aug 19
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Canso A, C-FUAW at VAW 2017.

Hello members. We have booked PBY-5A, aka Canso A, C-FUAW to participate at our event: Vintage Aviation Weekend, Paine Field, Wa State September 1, 2 and 3. I
Heijo Kuil
Aug 18
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Re: PH-PBY in Holland today

Ol 740 is a tough old bird. Sent from the Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro, an AT&T LTE smartphone ... From: "Mark OConnell MARKOCONNELL@... [PBY]"
ratch4
Aug 18
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Re: PH-PBY in Holland today

Been there done that with N68740 at Oakland airport in about 1970. The nose gear collapsed on landing. Only ground off a little of the keel and bent one of the
Mark OConnell
Aug 18
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Re: PH-PBY in Holland today

Hello members. The Dutch PBY crew executed a perfect "emergency" landing without the nose wheel extended. They kept the nose up as long as they could until
    Heijo Kuil
    Aug 18
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    Re: PH-PBY in Holland today

    Are the crew safe? Sent from the Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro, an AT&T LTE smartphone ... From: "'Erik Thingbo' erik.thingbo@... [PBY]"
    ratch4
    Aug 18
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    Miscellaneous Kodachrome slides PBM/PBY

    miscellaneous Kodachrome slides from a ebay lot.
    jason.mckeon
    Aug 16
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    Re: PH-PBY in Holland today

    On the video film there show the landing it looks that the Port nose wheel door are missing! Erik From: David Legg pby5@... [PBY] Sent: Tuesday,
    Erik Thingbo
    Aug 15
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    PBY at Guadalcanal

    PBY passes behind the area Marines Hold Solemn Mass Farewell At Flanders Field, Guadalcanal - Ralph Morse" 1943-02
    John Szalay
    Aug 15
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    PH-PBY in Holland today

    PH-PBY, the Catalina based in the Netherlands, had a mishap today. See ...
    David Legg
    Aug 15
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    Tom McCarthy
    Aug 11
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    Re: PBY and a question

    We never turned the radio on because they could detect the local oscillator in the receiver, and be prepared for us. Sent from my iPhone
    Tom McCarthy
    Aug 10
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    Re: PBY and a question

    Thank you. I knew I had seen it but couldn't remember what it meant. It was not a rating. I was more of a gunner than a radioman; we never turned the radio on
    Tom McCarthy
    Aug 10
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    Re: PBY and a question [1 Attachment]

    ... On Thu, 8/10/17, John Szalay john.szalay@... [PBY] wrote: Subject: Re: [PBY] PBY and a question [1 Attachment] To:
    John Szalay
    Aug 10
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    Re: PBY and a question

    Found it, its a WWII ear Air Gunners insignia Thanks folks.......... ... On Thu, 8/10/17, Craig Benbow pcbenbow@... [PBY]
    John Szalay
    Aug 10
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