Originally owned by Joe DeBona and actor Jimmy Stewart, “Thunderbird” had been sold to Jacqueline Cochran after the 1949 Bendix race, and the pioneer aviator had used the P-51 to set several new records. Stewart and DeBona reacquired the P-51 in early 1953 for the purpose of flying the Coronation films from Goose Bay to Boston for CBS Television.

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