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C.17 down
« on: July 29, 2010, 10:08:59 AM »
Reports that a C.17 crashed in the U.S. at Elmendorf in alaska yesterday

http://www.elmendorf.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123215440

 http://www.foxnews.com/us/2010/07/28/mi ... asualties/

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Re: C.17 down
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2010, 09:40:41 PM »
Was the original airframe of this aircraft based on a Stratacrusier around the cockpit windows it looks very familar to that 1940/50s shape forgive my ignorance if i am stateing the obvious  :?
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Re: C.17 down
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2010, 11:25:02 PM »
If you mean the Super Guppy in Andy's sig, I believe you are correct!
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Re: C.17 down
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2010, 10:55:53 AM »
Thanks for the confirmation....
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