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Old 23rd September 2016, 03:25
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Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

http://www.warbirdsnews.com/aircraft...ir-update.html

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Old 23rd September 2016, 13:57
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Re: Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

I would call this plane Flugwerk FW-190A-8/N W.Nr. 173056, for not to mix it up with the real Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 W.Nr. 173056.
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Old 23rd September 2016, 21:27
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Re: Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

I am wondering how this could have anything to do with the original 173056.....

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Old 19th March 2017, 05:57
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Re: Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

Are Flugwerk W.Nrs. overlapping with Focke-Wulf ones? Or new batch was allocated (as I originally thought)?
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Old 20th March 2017, 23:41
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Re: Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

Fantastic to see one of these being restored. And in Australia!
I wonder if the post would be better served if it were posted in the Luftwaffe forum .........
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Old 21st March 2017, 02:49
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Re: Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

The comment in the link about the blown canopy for tall pilots I believe is incorrect. Wasn't the blown canopy first used of the 'F'?
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Old 21st March 2017, 18:02
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Re: Update on Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 Wk.Nr. 173056

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Fantastic to see one of these being restored. And in Australia!
I wonder if the post would be better served if it were posted in the Luftwaffe forum .........
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Peter
Peter, it was in the Luftwaffe forum but was moved to here as this is strictly a postwar restoration. No questions have been asked about its wartime service.
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