Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

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Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

Postby longshot » Wed Nov 04, 2020 4:08 pm

Over on the 'Wings of Peace' io.group there's a current thread with some photos from ,I think, a Soviet arctic mooring...2 Consolidated 28s, a Douglas DF-195, a Beriev MBR-2.a Tupolev ANT-4 on floats and a Dornier Wal can't figure how to post the images here but they're from a Russian Facebook site старый самолет (Old Aeroplane) M D West
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Re: Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

Postby dogsbody » Wed Nov 04, 2020 6:20 pm

Like this one?

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Oops! Wrong photo!

This one:

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Re: Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

Postby longshot » Thu Nov 05, 2020 1:54 am

Yes, the second shot is one of them, there's another with a Douglas DF distantly with a Consolidated 28. M D West
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Re: Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

Postby dogsbody » Thu Nov 05, 2020 6:56 pm

This one?

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Re: Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

Postby longshot » Fri Nov 06, 2020 3:21 am

Thats the one, Chris.....are you on Wings of Peace Facebook? or are you navigating the Russian Facebook site? Mick
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Re: Russian mixed fleet of flying boats, 1940ish

Postby dogsbody » Fri Nov 06, 2020 5:56 pm

Not the Facebook one. I joined WoP years ago, when it was on Yahoo. All forum postings came through on my gmail.
I still get everything through gmail. That's where I found the photos. It's been one of the recent conversations.



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