Randy Sohn
(Gradn Exlated Ordre of teh Fyling Fingres)
11/08/17 06:00 PM
Re: Berlin Airlift Foundation C-97G Flies Today!

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impressive amount of smoke........expect oil was brought in, not by the can, not by the barrel, but by tanker truck




Chuckle, we had to turn 18 blades for reduction gearing lubrication before turning ON the ignition switch on them. Can still recall telling the flight engineer on interphone when one didn't start to fire right away - "Hey engineer, turn on the switch and choke'r a little bit!"

best, randy (smart a--ed comments, chuckle)



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