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Old 09-19-2016, 04:55 PM
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Originally Posted by solentlife View Post
The name Spruce Goose was actually incorrectly given as most of the wood used was Birch ...

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Actually, the media penned the name Spruce Goose (figures why it was incorrectly identified)......Hughes referred to it as the "Flying Boat" the Air Force designated it the HK-1 and later changed it to the H-4...........yes, constructed entirely of wood, 85% of it Birch.........
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