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AVI-8 Lancaster Bomber Timepiece

AVI-8’s timepieces seeks to honor both the aircraft and the untold story of the airmen who have dedicated themselves both in and out of the cockpit to bring these incredible machines to life.


A place of peace

We had met for lunch and to discuss School business as usual, then, with the afternoon ahead of us and the weather clearing, we took a walk through the wooded valley close by. 549 more words


Windsor to swap parts overseas to help keep Lancaster bomber flying in Britain

Windsor’s historic Lancaster bomber was engaged in battle Monday night.

The contentious question: Should parts from Windsor’s plane — which will never fly again — be sent to Britain to help a Lancaster there continue flying? 588 more words

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Memories: The Lancaster

This memory is from before I was nine, and it is one of a very small group of memories involving my Uncle Terry. My Uncle Terry was my mother’s older brother, he died around my ninth birthday from a heart attack. 580 more words

12 In 12

Flying Legends Airshow~Part 8

A Slice of Life

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Day 8 – Wednesday July 8th

When I checked in at the “Ye Ole Red Lion Hotel” the evening before, the hotel proprietor was very efficient and explained everything to me, including Wi-Fi password, dinner and breakfast menus & hours. 621 more words

Bill Lites A Slice Of Life- Wednesday

Propped Grid

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Grid.”

Lancaster propeller propped grid or so it seems in this picture, the reality is that the huge grid overhead supports not only the building’s roof but also some of the exhibits that hang from it.

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The Dresden Bombing

From February 13 to February 15, 1945, during the final months of World War II (1939-45), Allied forces bombed the historic city of Dresden, located in eastern Germany. 1,178 more words