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(Vought Aircraft Heritage Foundation Archives)

Zimmer’s Skimmer

Seven decades after it first flew, the V-173 got its old look back.


(Vought Aircraft Heritage Foundation Archives)

Restorers from the Vought Aircraft Heritage Foundation built a rotisserie-like frame that enabled them to work anywhere on the Pancake by simply rotating it into the desired position.

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