"Aviation Photo Thread" (Planes, Helos, Balloons, etc)...

Mr_Flibble

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Airco DH-2 replica, Bateman's House 2017
Leica IIIc, 5cm f/2.5 Hektor, Kodak Double-X
 

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Minimoa
It was made out of wood and fabric with cantilevered 'gull' wings. A B-version in 1938 had thinner wings with a modified section and the gull's kink in a different place. The undercarriage was non-retractable. It was the first glider built to carry water-ballast in a tank behind the pilot.(Wikipedia)

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Glasflügel H-201 Standard Libelle
The prototype made its first flight in October 1967, with a total of 601 being built. The type soon made its mark in contest flying; one flown by Per-Axel Persson of Sweden, winner of the 1948 World Championships, came second in the Standard Class at the 1968 World Championships at Leszno in Poland. (Wikipedia)

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