Beechcraft D-17 Staggerwing

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Courtesy of: Doug Nelson



September 24, 2006



·        Calendar of Aviation Events  - October/November events in Arizona


Aviation Stuff:

·         Fat Boeing 747-400 Large Cargo Freighter Completes First Flight
Courtesy of Rollie Baumann

·         9/11 The Skies Over America  – As told by the 20 controllers who handled the planes. Courtesy of Bob Earl.

·         F-14 Tomcat – Sunset of the Tomcat – September 20-23, 2006.
Courtesy of member Bill Johnson

·         C-17 Globemaster III – Courtesy of member Robert Ballantyne

·         A-380 Main Gear – Design Problems – Courtesy of member Ruth Pew.

·         Never Again – Brush with a storm

·         Old Aviators and Old Airplanes never die – They just fly off into eternity
Courtesy of Bob Earl

·         Support our Troops - Support our Troops – Many slides - USAF Air Power
Courtesy of Bob Earl


Other Stuff:


·         Willard Wigen – Microscopic Art


·         Secret Shopper Scams – Don't become a victim to this fraud

·         The universe humbles us, as it should. – Courtesy of Gale Nelson

·         Larry Walters – Larry took a flight in a lawn chair on July 2, 1982. 
Bob Earl was with ATC and the controllers had a great time with this.

·         Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty – power is ever stealing from the many to the few . - Wendell Phillips 1852

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