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John Currin and David Arkwright posted

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December 1st, 1977
First flight of the Lockheed Have Blue.

Lockheed Have Blue was the code name for Lockheed's demonstrator (i.e., "proof of concept") that preceded the F-117 Nighthawk production stealth aircraft. 257 more words

John Currin and David Arkwright posted

Originally shared by +Gazing Skyward TV

December 2nd, 1948
First flight of the Beechcraft T-34 Mentor.

The Beechcraft T-34 Mentor is a propeller-driven, single-engined, military trainer aircraft derived from the Beechcraft Model 35 Bonanza. 197 more words

How'd You Get That Shot? Learning to Compromise

It was our first shoot of the week for the Mid America Flight Museum. Departing Mt. Pleasant Airport almost one year to the day, the sun could not rise soon enough to cut through the chill of the Texas air. 668 more words

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David Pflieger Leaves Behind Legacy of Prosperity at Fiji Airways

Faced with the most financially tumultuous period in its 60 year history, the Air Pacific Board of Directors and the national airline’s major shareholders, the Fijian government and Qantas, sought a skilled businessman with extensive experience in the aviation sector to return the struggling airline to profitability. 312 more words

Dave Pflieger

Good Enough

I was thinking about something. Looking over the stats of this web log, I can’t help but see a downward trend. Not exactly the outcome I was hoping for. 388 more words


Three Gifts for Your Husband That Could Save Your Struggling Marriage

Tis the season for hustle and bustle, trees, carols, baby Jesus in mangers, lights, parties, Hanukkah menorahs, lots of cookies…and of course gifts.

We spend countless hours planning and seeking out those perfect gifts–the ones that epitomize our love for those special people in our lives and elicit reactions of pure, unadulterated joy. 705 more words


Heavy Metal

I finally had a chance to go to my first airshow in years. The navy Flight Demonstration Team the Blue Angels was headlining a day of aerial performance that include flights by Fifi, the sole flying World War II B-29 Superfortress bomber. 70 more words