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Help to Id. plane

Post by Sturm78 » 08 Jan 2011 15:23

Hi all,

Can anybody identify this french bomber?
I thought first of a Potez 540, but the engines do not match. :?

Image from Ebay.
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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by AVV » 08 Jan 2011 17:24

Hello!
Well, there were 2 versions of Potez 54 family with Gnome-Rhone radial engines, but one of them - Potez 541 - consisted of only one plane, and second - Potez 543 - was built for Romania. :?
Photo of Potez 541:
http://www.airwar.ru/image/idop/bww1/po ... ez54-7.jpg

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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by Sturm78 » 15 Feb 2011 11:17

Hi all,

Can somebody hep me with this french bomber?

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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by AVV » 15 Feb 2011 13:19

Hello!
Sturm78 wrote:Can somebody hep me with this french bomber?
Bloch MB.131, I think.

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Post by Juha Tompuri » 15 Feb 2011 20:59

...or a Martin Maryland

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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by Sturm78 » 16 Feb 2011 20:29

I think Juha is right. Martin Maryland.

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Post by Manuferey » 17 Feb 2011 00:47

Definitely a Glenn Martin 167. The roundel is French so it would be a 167F and not a Maryland which was the nicknamed given by the British but not used by French earlier. :wink:

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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by Sturm78 » 17 Mar 2020 11:33

Hi all,

Can somebody identify this plane ?

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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by Prosper Vandenbroucke » 17 Mar 2020 12:01

Hi Sturm78
It’s a Gourdou Leseurre GL-521
https://www.39-45.org/viewtopic.php?f=6 ... 5a#p736956
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Re: Help to Id. plane

Post by Sturm78 » 18 Mar 2020 18:36

Hi Prosper

Thank you, A very rare plane, indeed...

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Post by TISO » 02 May 2020 22:32

That Martin Maryland ie. Glenn-Martin 167F A-3 was numbered with white 14 (unfinished) on fuselage and was quite a "tourist" attraction this is the 6th photo of the plane i saw. Interestingly at first was in relatively good state.
Sources: KHMMM Can't bloody remember but they were collected from the net trough the years
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