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Little red biplane used here in WKRP In Cincinnati S3E01. I don’t recognize the type and I’ve never seen this aircraft before. Of interest appears to have trailing link main landing gear. Anybody know what type of airplane this is?

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  • $\begingroup$ I wonder if there's any chance that it's a "crosswind" gear set-up? $\endgroup$ Feb 3, 2022 at 23:11
  • $\begingroup$ The type of airplane is in the description of the video. $\endgroup$ Feb 4, 2022 at 4:48

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It was N14041 which was a Waco UMF owned and flown by Harold Johnson.

Aerial Visuals N14041

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Waco umf3 the flying mayor of Moraine Ohio, Harold Johnson and it now sits in the Waco museum in Troy Ohio. I grew up flying with Harold his hanger and my father's were connected back to back with a door between them. That's Darrell's (my father) 450 stearman in the background of the 2nd picture.

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  • $\begingroup$ Hi Brian, and welcome to Aviation.SE. That's very cool that you have the personal connection to that aircraft from younger days! Thanks for adding the additional info on the aircraft's current location - no doubt it's a beautiful part of their collection. $\endgroup$
    – Ralph J
    Nov 16, 2022 at 17:37
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    $\begingroup$ Great info, but it should really be a comment on the other answer. Once you have enough rep, you'll be able to comment on anyone's question or answer. $\endgroup$
    – FreeMan
    Nov 16, 2022 at 18:06
  • $\begingroup$ This does not provide an answer to the question. Once you have sufficient reputation you will be able to comment on any post; instead, provide answers that don't require clarification from the asker. - From Review $\endgroup$
    – Federico
    Nov 17, 2022 at 7:55

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