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    Re: 1943 Fling Wing Crash

    Sad to see a piece of aviation history lost.
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    Re: 1943 Fling Wing Crash

    Such a shame. Hope the pilot is recovering quickly.

    Looking to read the details of what happened.

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    Re: 1943 Fling Wing Crash

    Quote Originally Posted by NutmegCT View Post
    Such a shame. Hope the pilot is recovering quickly.

    Looking to read the details of what happened.

    Tom M.
    Unfortunately the story mentioned a “fatality”.
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    Re: 1943 Fling Wing Crash

    The loss of a priceless piece of history is tragic enough, but the loss of the pilot as well is really terrible.
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    Re: 1943 Fling Wing Crash

    Sad. I travel by the airport on weekends and it is very busy now exercising aircraft for the upcoming show.
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