Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/05/13

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Subject: [Leica] P 51 Flight time reminder. :-)
From: at (Douglas Sharp)
Date: Fri May 13 00:07:34 2005
References: <> <004501c5576f$7992b010$1ae76c18@ted> <> <>

Revell Monogram in the US, Revell Germany for Europe, Airfix, 
and many others - nearly all make versions of the P-51 in scales varying 
1/144 up to 1/24

John Lee wrote:
> Daniel,
> It's Revell and I believe they are now a part of Monogram.
> Cheers,
> John
> On 5/13/05, Daniel Ridings <> wrote:
>>Fantastic, Ted!
>>Can't be there. On the 27th I'll be leaving Malawi for Zimbabwe, praying
>>that you are in a safer machine than I am.
>>I used to make those, plastic models, as a little kid. What was it, Revel?
>>Ted Grant wrote:
>>>Hi Crew,
>>>A reminder to all who may or may not want to be on hand in Olympia,
>>>Washington, USA
>>>for my P51 Mustang fighter plane flight, 3 PM on May 27th!!!  :-) The
>>>flight is out of the Olympic Flight Museum.
>>>Hey this is a 76th birthday gift of a life time dream happening!!!!!!!!!
>>>:-) I mean it isn't every day a guy get's to actively make it to 76, let
>>>alone the opportunity to fly in a WW2 fighter plane he's dreamed of
>>>doing since he was a kid. ;-)
>>>Yep time flies when yer having fun using a Leica and I'll have an M7
>>>with a 15mm lens around my neck for the flight, as there sure isn't much
>>>to shoot inside a cockpit with anything longer. ;-) So this is an
>>>opportunity for a sort of LUG meet and greet and some action to boot! :-)
>>>I know there are some LUG members who committed to be there, Simon
>>>Jessurun of Amsterdam has been trying to work around his 747 flight
>>>schedule to be there, as well as some from the North West US. So it
>>>could be an interesting gathering and celebration later. :-)
>>>Hope to meet and hand shake a few of the crew. Like this is 2 weeks
>>>tomorrow mark your calendars.! :-)  "Off we go into the wild blue"....
>>>well you know the rest of the lines. ;-)
>>>Leica Users Group.
>>>See for more information
>>Leica Users Group.
>>See for more information
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In reply to: Message from bill_clough at (Bill Clough) ([Leica] Finals 3)
Message from tedgrant at (Ted Grant) ([Leica] P 51 Flight time reminder. :-))
Message from daniel.ridings at (Daniel Ridings) ([Leica] P 51 Flight time reminder. :-))
Message from jwlee01 at (John Lee) ([Leica] P 51 Flight time reminder. :-))