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Old 08-09-2015, 09:47 PM
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Bugatti 100p

Designed in 1937 but shelved due to WWII. Original in a museum. This is a hand built recreation. I don't know much about aviation but this is a sweet looking plane in my opinion.

Flying replica set to fulfill Bugatti's radical aircraft dream






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Old 08-10-2015, 03:41 AM
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Interesting story. Amazing they were able to cram two engines behind the pilot.
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Old 08-10-2015, 05:03 AM
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It looks contemporary even today, though I am not a knowledgeable airplane guy.

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