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44-12840 N51EW "Kiss Me Kate"
Valhalla Aviation Inc., Van Nuys Ca
P-51 Survivor 44-12840 N51EW
Status: Flying
NAA Type: F-6K-15NT
Conversion:
rest.P51D
Serial #: 44-12840
Registry: N51EW
.. past:
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History: 44-12840 N51EW "Kiss Me Kate"

1946: Donated to Civil Air Patrol unit
196?: Earl Reinert
1968: Victory Air Museum, IL
1982: Bill Conner, CA
1987: Joe Kasparoff, CA, restoration
1997: N51EW, Eddie Wachs, Lake Bluff IL
1997: restoration completed by Art Teeters at Cal Pacific Airmotive.
1998: Won Best P-51 at Oshkosh
2001: N51EW, Vallhalla Aviation / Tom Cruise, Los Angeles CA
2006: paint changed to "Kiss Me Kate"
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