Juan C Peron, former Makasi pilot
"Ironic, 575 (a sister ship T-28C) never left the Navy training bases and rotted away in the scrap yards, yet 255 & 576 traveled to Africa, did some giving (bombs and bullets) as well as some taking. Did a most improbable journey back to England than the US… and are still flying better than ever. - Paul Walter
Manny Pichardo and Paul designed a Makasi decal that now appears on both 576 & 255.
Red Bull unveils it's T-28 after being in restoration for years.
"I'm going to go on record and say this is a very special T-28C that has extraordinary war history."
- Helen Murphy
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