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by DaveM2
Sun May 02, 2010 9:39 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Solata Collection?
Replies: 1
Views: 2031

Re: Solata Collection?

AFAIK he is still around

There are plenty of Soplata threads here:

http://www.warbirdinformationexchange.o ... um.php?f=3
by DaveM2
Mon Jun 19, 2006 7:03 pm
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

Re: Recovery

Does anyone know why there isn't the same fervor to recover vehicles such as tanks, trucks etc..? There is intense interest in recovering all aircraft regardless if they contain human remains or not. Yet there seem to be a lot of tracked vehicles rusting into the ground witih no one clamouring afte...
by DaveM2
Fri Jun 16, 2006 7:41 pm
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

Re: Swamp Ghost and other activities

PNG is the sole owner of all war relics that rest on any of her territories including waterways, seas, ocean floors and any other site contained within its territorial boundaries. It also has lawful control over many relics that rest within a minimum distance of its territorial waters as is an acce...
by DaveM2
Sat Jun 10, 2006 1:18 am
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

RECOVERY AND RESTORATION BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY! Here is a link to a great magizine that deals with the warbird community. Pick up a copy or two and see what a fine job that private citisens are doing preserving our aviation history. You will have to agree after reading a couple of these mag that t...
by DaveM2
Wed Jun 07, 2006 11:14 pm
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

Re: Greenpeace?!

DaveM suggested people who want wrecks left alone should join greenpeace? Wouldn't someone from Greenpeace want the naughty, dirty, wrecked planes OUT of the jungle where their rotting hulks will pollute the environment? Does DavM even know what Greenpeace is or does? Maybe he meant to say "Green p...
by DaveM2
Wed Jun 07, 2006 7:21 am
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

David

No problem, I already knew there was none in either of those countries when I first asked, was just making a point ;-)

Dave
by DaveM2
Tue Jun 06, 2006 7:19 pm
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

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According to Warbirds registry there are quite a few:

http://www.warbirdregistry.org/b17regis ... istry.html[/quote]

Really, and where are the ones in AUSTRALIA and CANADA ??

Dave
by DaveM2
Sat Jun 03, 2006 8:26 pm
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

Can you let me know where the B-17s are in Australia and Canada? Might pay to do a little research first me thinks! As far a the 'rush' goes, once more a little reasearch will show this attempt began in 2001 and there have been others since the seventies. There are also another intact and better con...
by DaveM2
Thu Jun 01, 2006 6:35 am
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

Slapper No one is denying your right to ask questions, but you can not expect people that are in legal or confidential discusions to post sensitive information on public forums...if you were involved in an ongoing and current investigation, would you answer any questions before the case is resolved,...
by DaveM2
Wed May 31, 2006 5:49 am
Forum: Swamp Ghost - B-17E 41-2446
Topic: Swamp Ghost & Black Cat Pass B-17 Recovery
Replies: 68
Views: 112772

Slapper

Why should the people directly involved answer your questions in public?. Perhaps you should state your involvement and interest in what is happening before you can expect any response by anyone else?

regards
Dave