UPDATE: Original Japanese Zero Loses Tail
March 15, 2016 - During a refueling stop at the Midland International Airport, an original Nakajima A6M2 Model 21 Japanese Zero and FG-1D Corsair were involved in a taxiing incident on departure. No one was injured in the mishap although the both aircraft suffered damage.
In a statement released by Texas Flying Legends Museum (TFLM), “Both aircraft will be back in operation within the year.”
The TFLM aircraft were in route to this weekend’s Los Angeles County Air Show. Other TFLM birds will be performing at the L.A. County Air Show as well as flying to many other airshows across the U.S. Video from MuseumSecrets TV.