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May 25 2012 at 7:16 AM

Richard Connell  (Login raconnel)
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To me it appears to have been unpainted when it crashed. Note the closeups of the nose. There seems to be an anti-glare panel painted between the cockpit and bombardier glazing. The black letters appear to be applied to a metal surface. In the more distant view, the "pink" on the fuselage is the same shade as the "pink" on the star (although the bars are clean). I think the "pink" is mud. It even covers the clear blister on the fuselage side behind the cockpit. Is Lake Greenwood in an area where red clay is common?


I am but mad north-north-west: when the wind is southerly I know a hawk from a handsaw. - Hamlet

This message has been edited by raconnel from IP address on May 25, 2012 7:18 AM

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