401st BG Reunion 2014
September 30, 2014
Our adopted bomb group, the 401st, earned a reputation for being “The Best Damned Outfit in the Army Air Force”. This monicker was gained during th...
Reflections on the Doolittle Final Toast
November 10, 2013
On November the 9th 2013 I had the unique privilege to attend the closing of a significant chapter of history. This event will forever be locked into...
Stories from a Military Pilot
Notes from a C-141 Pilot
April 28, 2015
Several months ago the museum published a story about the C-141 transport aircraft I flew in the USAF during the late ‘60’s and early ‘70’s. Two pictu...
October 7, 2014
The museum newsletter printed a few stories I wrote about EC-47’s which were flown in Southeast Asia in the 1960’s and early 1970’s. I flew “the elect...
What is an EC-47?
May 19, 2014
What is an EC-47? I had an assignment to fly them during my year in Southeast Asia so will try to explain this variation of the C-47 or DC-3. During t...
EC-47 in Vietnam
December 21, 2013
The picture you see here is of an EC-47, one of the numerous variants of the C-47 / DC-3 fleet known throughout the world. I’m Jim Frederick, local p...
January 29, 2014
If you have been to the museum you have likely spent some time looking at the B-17 restoration project and at the restored B-25. If you’ve noticed the...
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