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My first lifting
Some time later begun works for my new color scheme. The idea was to keep the yellow basis - following both Mr Nicolle's wish : "Not another green Cub" and the common sens of...
From Squadron to Wing
Becoming a flying unit, the Squadron rightly deserved a promotion. The name changing was approved by the CAF Headquarters end 2003, and validated in general assembly on November 22, 2003. After the usual administrative...
Persan-Beaumont
The history of Persan-Beaumont airfield dates back to 1914. World War I What was only a "field for aircraft"  hosted throughout the war different Flights of the French Army Air Corps. Observation Flights REP...
The ferry flight
I left Sézanne airfield at 2:15 PM, piloted by Claude Requi and Patrick Pierre-Pierre, and reached one hour and 20 minutes later my new home, Persan-Beaumont, north-west of Paris. There was eagerly waiting another...
Meeting my crew
Once the deal sealed, the ferry crew, Claude Requi and Patrick Pierre-Pierre, driven by Bernard Delfino, FSS president, and his wife Fumiko, left for Sézanne airfield on July 23, 2003 to meet Jean Nicolle....
Within the French Supporter Squadron
This bunch of gentle nuts was the FSS, or French Supporter Squadron, since 1996 the french branch of the Commemorative Air Force, an association whose vocation is to… but I think you already heard...
My path in France
After my landing in France, by owners near Paris, I got a rejuvenating cure, new spars, news hours for my engine, and was painted… yellow. On December 2, 1992, I was christened by my...
F-GHLQ - The story of Little Blue Cloud
People call me Lima-Quebec, that’s my surname; but my official name at the Registry Office is Foxtrott-Golf-Hotel-Lima-Quebec. As a matter of fact, my new foster parents baptized me like this when I arrived in...
Welcome on the
You will find here in a serial form the story of Piper Cub NE-1 26359 through out WW2, within the US Navy and Airship Squadron 32, reenacted by the Commemorative Air Force French Wing
Interview du Capitaine de Frégate Ramon Josa
Le dernier numéro de notre documentaire, Histoire et Devoir de Mémoire vient de paraître et il est consacré au Capitaine de Frégate Ramon Josa, bien connu de notre milieu aéro pour ses démonstrations en...