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Today, 04:51 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

An evening clue to speed things along. Thanks;...

An evening clue to speed things along. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird do I describe?

1. This aircraft never reached production.

2. But, it wasn’t because there was anything wrong...
Today, 03:13 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

It does kind of sound like the B-70, doesn't it?...

It does kind of sound like the B-70, doesn't it? But it isn't, so keep trying. Here's another clue to aid your search. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird do I describe?

1. This aircraft never...
Today, 12:01 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Afternoon clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Afternoon clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird do I describe?

1. This aircraft never reached production.

2. But, it wasn’t because there was anything wrong with the aircraft...
Today, 05:53 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

A good guess, Hydro Junie; but not correct. There...

A good guess, Hydro Junie; but not correct. There is nothing wrong with your thinking process; so keep trying. And here's a bonus clue to help you. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird do I describe?
...
Today, 04:50 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Okay; back to the planes for a bit. Thanks; Ernie...

Okay; back to the planes for a bit. Thanks; Ernie P.



What warbird do I describe?



1. This aircraft never reached production.
Yesterday, 07:34 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Thanks, Hydro Junkie; I'll get something up soon....

Thanks, Hydro Junkie; I'll get something up soon. And thanks for explaining the below clue. That had me a bit puzzled. Thanks; Ernie P.

18) The "history making" flights involved a city and an...
Yesterday, 01:19 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Sorry, Hydro Junkie; but things have been stupid...

Sorry, Hydro Junkie; but things have been stupid busy for the last couple of weeks. I think you're talking about Eugene Burton Ely, the first man to take off from, and later to land on, a ship. Ely...
05-16-2018, 10:37 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

All; I appreciate the various postings....

All;

I appreciate the various postings. Thanks! Here is the info I tried to post earlier, and the clues I used or would have used. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1....
05-16-2018, 02:01 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

You have it, elmshoot. Apparently, cut and paste...

You have it, elmshoot. Apparently, cut and paste is currently unavailable right now on RCU, so I will post some background data later. For the moment, please reflect upon how a pilot can shoot down...
05-15-2018, 11:04 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Afternoon clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Afternoon clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was.

2. He...
05-15-2018, 06:35 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Now there's a good guess, FlyerInOKC; but...

Now there's a good guess, FlyerInOKC; but Gontermann didn't shoot down nearly as many aircraft, and he served a lot longer in combat, than our subject pilot. Perhaps this next clue will help you...
05-14-2018, 05:52 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Not Marseille, Hydro Junkie; although our subject...

Not Marseille, Hydro Junkie; although our subject could give Marseille a rough time in the victory column on a good day. Of course, no other pilot was quite like Marseille, I guess. Here's another...
05-14-2018, 09:58 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

This guy must be even more obscure than I...

This guy must be even more obscure than I thought; but he shouldn't be. Here's another clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown....
05-14-2018, 02:08 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was.

2. He was...
05-13-2018, 03:24 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Evening clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Evening clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was.

2. He was...
05-13-2018, 03:00 AM
Replies: 15,855
Views: 725,182
Posted By Ernie P.

Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was.

2. He was...
05-11-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15,855
Views: 725,182
Posted By Ernie P.

Tomorrow is going to be a very busy day, so...

Tomorrow is going to be a very busy day, so here's a couple of new clues to keep things moving. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost...
05-11-2018, 05:09 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

And an evening clue to close out the day. Thanks;...

And an evening clue to close out the day. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there...
05-11-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15,855
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Posted By Ernie P.

Afternoon clue; and pretty much of a giveaway....

Afternoon clue; and pretty much of a giveaway. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best...
05-11-2018, 03:20 AM
Replies: 15,855
Views: 725,182
Posted By Ernie P.

Neither Nungesser or Voss, elmshoot; but please...

Neither Nungesser or Voss, elmshoot; but please try again. Here's a morning clue to aid your search. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost...
05-10-2018, 01:40 PM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Afternoon clue. I'm a bit surprised no guesses...

Afternoon clue. I'm a bit surprised no guesses have been forthcoming in the last few days. By now, unknown or no, some of you must have it narrowed down. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I...
05-10-2018, 05:26 AM
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Posted By Ernie P.

Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was.

2. He was...
05-09-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15,855
Views: 725,182
Posted By Ernie P.

Not much chatter, so here's an extra clue to...

Not much chatter, so here's an extra clue to elicit some guesses. As you will see, our subject pilot became an "ace in a day". And he did it in his first two combat flights. Pretty impressive....
05-09-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 15,855
Views: 725,182
Posted By Ernie P.

Afternoon clue. Thanks; Ernie P. What...

Afternoon clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was.

2. He...
05-09-2018, 01:51 AM
Replies: 15,855
Views: 725,182
Posted By Ernie P.

(Pretty Significant) Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie...

(Pretty Significant) Morning clue. Thanks; Ernie P.


What warbird pilot do I describe?

1. This pilot is, today, almost unknown. Yet he was, in many ways, one of the best there ever was. ...
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