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Not All Vintage Vehicles Are Cars or Trucks

Keeping a WWII Warplane Operational Requires Work and Constant Maintenance. Sounds Familiar, Doesn’t It? By Bo Shaw (as it appeared in the Auto Restorer Magazine, January 2018 issue) Editor’s note: AR contributor Bo Shaw generally writes about his restored TR3A…

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A New GE F404 Jet Engine Displayed in the Museum

by Jim Evans, Museum Director On 24 Aug 2017, all of the attention around the Airbase was on our newest arrival, the Grumman TBM “Avenger” from Quonset Air Museum. Almost unnoticed at the time was a relatively small silver cylinder…

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Acquisition of the Grumman TBM-3E Avenger

The Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum (AZCAF) recently acquired a Grumman TBM-3E Avenger from the Quonset Air Museum, Rhode Island. The Avenger is best known as the premier Navy carrier-based torpedo attack bomber of World War II. AZCAF volunteers flew…

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