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44-73343 N551JV "Live Bait"
44-73343     N551JV
Jon Vesely
P-51 Survivor 44-73343 N551JV
Flying
NAA Type:

Serial #:

Registry:
.. past:
P-51D-25NA

44-73343

N551JV
  N5482V

History / Previous Identities:


1963: N5482V, Ben Hall, Seattle WA
1964: September, Reno Air Races at Sky Ranch - Race #2 "Seattle Miss"
1966: September, Reno Air Races - Race #2 "Esther's Mink"
1967: September, Reno Air Races - Race #2 "Traveler"
1969: Chance Enterprises Inc, Half Moon Bay CA
1969: Michael Loening, Boise ID, Race #2 "Miss Salmon River"
1971: September, crash landing at Reno Air Races
1983: Bruce Morehouse, San Antonio TX
2005: Larry Thompson, restoration
2008: at Midwest Restorations Inc
2010: Apr 02, N551JV, sold, Jon Vesely, Scottsdate AZ, very near to completion
2010: July, First Flight by Vlado Lenoch. Congrats to owner Jon Vesely, Mike Vadeboncoeur of Midwest Aero Restorations and Vlado Lenoch as a test pilot.

19 Images of   44-73343   N551JV   "Live Bait" on file
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  Image Credits:

  David Leininger    
  Emil Strasser   courtesy Warbird Aero Press  
  Gerald Liang   courtesy Warbird Aero Press  
  Mike Shakocius    
  Mike Vadeboncoeur   Midwest Aero Restorations Ltd  
  Ron Baak   Ron Baak  
  Ron Olson   Ron's Archive  
  Roger Syratt    
  Vlado Lenoch    

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