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LARGEST GATHERING OF F4U's, FG-1D's, & THE ONLY AIRWORTHY F2G SUPER CORSAIR

    The Gathering will be held in conjunction with the Indianapolis Air Show located in Mount Comfort, Indiana, Sept. 6-7-8 2002. We are currently planning on the attendance of 20-25 Corsairs, 13 Original Blacksheep Pilots, Korean War Ace Guy Bordelon Jr., Cleveland Air Racers Cook Cleland, and Dick Becker. The Gathering is being Sponsored by VOUGHT AIRCRAFT INDUSTRIES Inc., of Dallas, Texas. We would like to thank Mr. Gordon Williams for this sponsorship, and we would also like to thank the people of VOUGHT for the design that has been kept alive for 61 years. Let us not forget the owner's of these  Famous Bent Wing-Birds that bring these fine machine to Fly-In's and Airshow's all across the United States. On the agenda for the show: Friday will be Corsair Buff and Media Day only, You will have to have a PASS to get on the Airport Property on Friday. Mint Moore III will issue all the Corsair Buff Passes. Sat and Sun. will be the Indianapolis Air Show with the Corsairs taking part in the fly-by's and static display's. Sat. Night there will be a Symposium and Dinner presented by the Legends. There will be a couple of Commemorative Patches, T-Shirts, and Hat's. There will also be 2 NEW Corsair Print that will be for sale at the Gathering ONLY, and they are being painted by Aviation Artist Jim Laurier. The Original Oil Paintings will be at the Gathering and they will be signed by all the Legends and they will be for sale. There will be time set aside to buy, and have these Limited Edition prints signed by the Legends. I am going to keep in contact with TV Actor Robert Conrad form the series "BLACK SHEEP SQUADRON" and we hope that he will be able to come.I would also like to thank the following Aviation Photographers for the donation of there Excellent Quality Photos of this Famous Bent-Wing Bird: Rob Mears, Tom Smith and David Virant. 

THANK YOU FOR THE PHOTOS !!
OH by the way keep them coming !!!


This is going to be the GREATEST Corsair Gathering ever to take part in one location since the Korean War. The History of this Famous Fighter will be passed on for Future Generations to Read About, See Fly, and Hear the Famous "Whistle" of the F4U Corsair.


FLY SAFE--FLY FAST,
MINT MOORE III
CORSAIR BOSS

 

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LARGEST GATHERING OF F4U'S, FG-1'S & THE ONLY AIRWORTHY F2G

This gathering will be held at a local air show in Indiana, Sept 6-7-8 2002.  I'm currently planning on the attendance of 20-25 Corsairs.  To date, I have responses from 14 Corsair owners who have said they would attend and participate.  I have also confirmed the following Legends, 12 original Black Sheep pilots, F2G Super Corsair, Cleveland Air Racers Cook Cleland and Dick Becker and Korean War Ace Guy Bordelon.

On the agenda for the show:  Friday will be Corsair buff and Media only, Saturday and Sunday will be the regular public air show with the Corsairs participating in fly-bys and static displays.  Saturday night there will be a symposium and dinner presented by the legends.  There will be a couple of new commemorative patches, t-shirts, hats, aviation art prints and an autograph session by the legends.  Arrangements have been made by two Corsair owners that will raffle off some Corsair rides!!

I have personally contacted Robert Conrad, the lead actor from the "Black Sheep Squadron" and we hope that he will be able to attend.

We are currently working on a web site that we hope to have up and running soon. Please contact me if you would like to contribute or to send me photos or stories to be displayed at the air show and on the web.

THIS IS GOING TO BE THE GREATEST CORSAIR GATHERING EVER.

Sincerely,

Mint Moore III

"CORSAIR BOSS"

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