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The author Karsten Palt is professionally for many years in the aviation industry. First there was the hobby aviation, after that the profession and today both. He started as a plane spotter on European airports and at airshow events. Today he is interested in aviation history especially in historic aircraft. The hobby brings him to the most interesting aviation museums worldwide. Karsten Palt is working as a Quality Manager at a European Cargo Airline (please refer to the profile at LinkedIn).

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