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Old Dec 28, 2007, 8:42 PM   #1
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Old Dec 28, 2007, 9:56 PM   #2
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Is that one of those "Flying Bananas"? The Navy used a lot of those in the Vietnam era for inter-ship cargo transfers. They can haul quite a load under their belly.

Great photo.

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Old Dec 28, 2007, 10:03 PM   #3
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Good find, flutelady.

I went looking again today for a helicopter, but it wasn't where someone told me it would be. There was one in the sky when I was driving, but........
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Old Dec 29, 2007, 7:21 AM   #4
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Is that one of those "Flying Bananas"?* The Navy used a lot of those in the Vietnam era for inter-ship cargo transfers.* They can* haul quite a load under their belly.

Great photo.

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I think you mean this one Cal. In fact, the very one that separated the mighty Kong from Fay Wray. :blah:
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Old Dec 29, 2007, 10:03 AM   #5
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Good find Flutelady.

It sure looks like a dog stretching as it wakes up:-)

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Old Dec 29, 2007, 10:24 AM   #6
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Awesome shot Flutelady...it definitely is a flying banana....says so right on it.

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Old Dec 30, 2007, 10:52 AM   #7
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Is that one of those "Flying Bananas"? The Navy used a lot of those in the Vietnam era for inter-ship cargo transfers. They can haul quite a load under their belly.

Great photo.

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Cal, Thank you.

Yes, the helicopter is a CH21B.
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Old Dec 30, 2007, 10:59 AM   #8
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Is that one of those "Flying Bananas"?� The Navy used a lot of those in the Vietnam era for inter-ship cargo transfers.� They can� haul quite a load under their belly.

Great photo.

Cal
I think you mean this one Cal. In fact, the very one that separated the mighty Kong from Fay Wray. :blah:

Bynx, Thank you.

Thats funny :G

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Old Dec 30, 2007, 11:01 AM   #9
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Good find, flutelady.

I went looking again today for a helicopter, but it wasn't where someone told me it would be. There was one in the sky when I was driving, but........
nhmmom, Thank you.
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Good find Flutelady.

It sure looks like a dog stretching as it wakes up:-)

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Mugmar, Thank you very much.
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