Bomber Field Big Bird Scale Fly-in 2016

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Gathering of B-17s and Big Bird Scale Fly-In

The big birds were back again to Monaville, TX, at their favorite gathering site: Bomberfield! The very active club organize every year a 3-day weekend where all scale model airplane are invited to fly.

 

The 2016 edition was another success as you can see on the following photos and videos. Enjoy!

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The really big birds:
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The early XXe century

Jay Macguire brought us back to the early days of aviation with his artfully hand-crafted model airplanes. Here he is standing next to a beautiful 1912 Curtiss headless Pusher. The build quality is astonishing. And yes, they are not just for display: they fly too!

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The flying fortresses:

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The warbirds:

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Around the pit:

The “oops” moments:

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Another Success for Bomber Field

Thank you to the organizers for their hard work and to their sponsors, for making this incredible event possible.

Hope to see you all next year!

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