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Airworthy Vintage

& Veteran Military Aircraft

Warbirds International

July / August 2018

 

ON THE COVER:

 

Jay Consalvi flying Tiger Destefani’s super Unlimited racer Strega.

Photography by Michael O’Leary

 

OTHER FEATURES:

 

“MOSQUITO ON FINAL”

An unusual arrival at Montreal Dorval Airport / by William Jesse

 

MY SEARCH FOR VN332

Facts behind the loss of the first Warbird Spitfire registered in the USA / by Joe Scheil

 

UNIQUE INVADER

This unusual A-26 is preserved at the Air Force Flight Test Museum / by William Simone

 

YEAR OF THE SUPER UNLIMITEDS

Reno 1972 marked the arrival of the first of the Warbird super Unlimited racers / by Tim Weinschenker

 

SAVING A WOODEN WONDER

In this “Flashback” we learn how Sir Bunny Roberts saved a 633 Squadron Mosquito / by Dick Richardson

 

END OF AN ERA?

We try to forecast the future of Unlimited air racing / by Michael O’Leary

 

TRACKER COMES TO LIFE

Dutch enthusiasts restore a Grumman US-2N / by Patrick Dirksen and Frank Mink

 

GUATEMALAN  INVADER

Rare survivor possibly heading for the USA / by Nicholas Veronico

 

T.O.C.

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Warbirds International is the only magazine devoted to airworthy vintage and veteran military aircraft. Warbirds presents great photography on these rare and fascinating aircraft while giving complete coverage on their restoration and operation. Warbirds features beautiful air-to-air photographs of some of the world's finest restored airplanes. All types of classic aircraft from around the world are covered in Warbirds International.

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