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Old Oct 17, 2011, 10:13 PM
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volunteer work building a flying copy of the spirit of St Louis

back in the 70's while living in San Diego , I did volunteer work building a flying copy of the spirit of St Louis. this was a great ,learning experience
sadly there are too few skilled builder's left , so it was great to work
with these men. Claude Ryan the original builder helped also.
one of the hilights was a visit from Jimmy Dolittle - and a chance
to talk with him.
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Old Oct 17, 2011, 10:14 PM
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Where is that plane today?
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Old Oct 17, 2011, 10:21 PM
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It on display at the San Diego Aerospace museum .
and they do fly it . once in a while
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Old Oct 18, 2011, 12:33 PM
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Fantastic photos, thanks! What a great opportunity you had.
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