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Crossing 'The Hump' - the Daring Pilots of WW II

Hump Pilot: Defying Death Flying the Himalayas During World War II

crew sent to the China Burma India theater of operations in. Find this Pin and more on Flying the Hump ...

Sometimes, a bad thing is a good thing. We had lost another engine, so we couldn't go anywhere. The following day, we were loaded into a van and driven out ...

THE HUMP PILOT AND CREW IN AN ASSAM AIRFIELD ONE OF THE PILOT'S (PICTURE IDENTIFICATION UNKNOWN) IS FRANCIS R WILMA, 1ST LT,FIRST PILOT, ...

The chaps charging us, didn't even own it. Then there was the us$20,000 Customs "Handling Fee." We knew this was going to be difficult.

One Pilot's Life: Flying the CBI Hump - Ag Aviation - Airline Pilot Traing School

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Over The Hump (1945)

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CBI Wall of Honor

Original U.S. WWII CBI Hump Pilot Lt. Bill Mumford Class A Uniform Jacket

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"Over the Top of the World" by Roy Grinnell C47 Flying the Hump "

T-122310 / 39157791 / 2nd Lieutenant / Bombardier

Original U.S. WWII CBI Hump Pilot Lt. Bill Mumford Class A Uniform Jacket

The Air Transport Command (ATC) began life ferrying aircraft to Europe during Lend Lease

All but three of the VanWingerden crew were lost on December 24, 1944, when their new aircraft 42-63458, “Wing Ding”, crashed on takeoff from the Dudhkundi ...

THE HUMP PILOT AND CREW IN AN ASSAM AIRFIELD ONE OF THE PILOT'S (PICTURE IDENTIFICATION UNKNOWN) IS FRANCIS R WILMA, 1ST LT,FIRST PILOT, ...

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Flying the Hump to China

Douglas C-54 Skymaster

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The Air Transport Command (ATC) began life ferrying aircraft to Europe during Lend Lease

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Incredibly, sixty years later, remains of Hump pilots and their downed aircraft were still being recovered. In the summer of 2002, an expedition scaled an ...

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One Pilot's Life: Flying the CBI Hump - Ag Aviation - Airline Pilot Traing School

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Intermission (3) – Current News on The Hump

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A C-46 receives engine maintenance (Courtesy Forum at AAF.com, Scott

This is a map of the "Over the Hump" route between Assam State, India and Kunming, China. Map presented by CBI Hump Pilot.

The Himalayas are rugged mountains, some as high as 14,000 feet, which lay square between the Assam Valley and Kunming.

At top — a C-46 over the Hump. At right — view from over the Hump. Photo by Gifford Bull

CBI Pilot Uniform 10th USAAF

Dick Cole's War: Doolittle Raider, Hump Pilot, Air Commando (American Military Experience

here's my first attempt at Uncle Joe's Chariot:

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T-122310 / 39157791 / 2nd Lieutenant / Bombardier

Original U.S. WWII CBI Hump Pilot Lt. Bill Mumford Class A Uniform Jacket

CURRENT LOCATION (track on 14-15 Oct 2016 "Over the Hump" to Kunming)

General Claire Chennault with a P-51 Mustang and pilots of the 23d FG

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However, few people know he piloted C47 cargo planes during World War II and flew over the hump in the CBI Theater.

... and the 80th was redirected to the CBI Theater. As a result, the pilots had to quickly transition to the P-40 "Warhawk," also known as the "Tomahawk."

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A VETERAN'S STORY: Snowing inside the cargo plane | News | news-daily.com

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Airlift Routes in the CBI Theater

Curtiss C-46 Commando

try it for yourself: http://aussiex.org/forum/index.php?/...-joes-chariot/

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Flying the Hump in a DC-3 in 1941 (Photo from Audrene and Bob Sherwood)

Cowboy Superstar Gene Autry in the CBI Theater

The Air Transport Command (ATC) began life ferrying aircraft to Europe during Lend Lease

2011 DUES RETURN ENVELOPE ENCLOSED HONORARY MEMBERS ALSO MUST RESPOND NOVEMBER 2010. ISSUE 99. TWA ACTIVE RETIRED PILOTS ASSOCIATION

A VETERAN'S STORY: Snowing inside the cargo plane

Apparently, her father, ex-CNAC pilot Foster McEdward, flew this exact airplane, both when it was with CNAC, ...

Splattering mud and water, a C-87 takes off for "Hump"

AIRFIELD PICTURES

C-47 flying over The Hump

Flying the notorious “Hump” ...

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Fred Fagan

RAF Bodney 486th Fighter Squadron

Flying the Hump

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Apparently, her father, ex-CNAC pilot Foster McEdward, flew this exact airplane, both when it was with CNAC, ...

Commemorative Flight from Australia through Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar across the Himalayas to China

Original U.S. WWII CBI Hump Pilot Lt. Bill Mumford Class A Uniform Jacket

Many pilots had to evacuate in the majestic Himalayas.

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China-Burma-India (Time-Life World War II) | Chiang Kai Shek | Allies Of World War Ii

1 Apr 43 -- 1Lt. James H. Henderson was piloting the 'Bad Penny' on a return trip to Chengkung from Chabua along with three other aircraft ...

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Two P-40 Warhawks fly by overhead. These aircraft have been restored to original

The Army modified over 200 B-24Js to become gasoline tankers- the C-109, or, as the pilots called it, the C-One-Oh-Boom. Gene Autry flew them over the Hump.

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Some say the town was also used by the US Army Air Force (USAAF) for Over the Hump ...

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The Hump Pilots in the Air Transport Command flew supplies over the Himalayas, where the

A 35PRS Lockheed F-5E Photo Lightning makes a low-level pass over a