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Fleet Week SF

Finally is the day we get to go to the beach and spend it watching an air show.

For several days it has been impossible to watch were you go because you hear a Blue Angel above you. 105 more words


Prepare For Takeoff

Goose: “No. No, Mav, this is not a good idea.”

Maverick: “Sorry, Goose, but it’s time to buzz the tower.”

(“Top Gun”)

I am a bit remiss in posting these photos from San Francisco’s Fleet Week in October.

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Campton Place Restaurant

Today we started early with some Cal-Indian for lunch at the two-Michelin-starred restaurant.

Campton Place Restaurant

Chef Srijith Gopinathan

In 2011 Campton got it’s first star. 762 more words


Boeing 747-400, United Airlines

@  San Francisco, CA

October 2016

For several years now, United Airlines has been on the San Francisco Fleet Week airshow schedule.  This year’s participant was this 747-400, making several low passes over the Bay in clean and dirty configurations.  56 more words

Bae Area

Earlier this month I took my first trip to the West Coast to visit three of my close friends who have moved/moved back. It was a much-needed break from work and I was blessed with ‘San Francisco summer’ – the two or three weeks of heat and sunshine in September/October. 180 more words


USS San Diego (LPD-22)- San Francisco Fleet Week

@San Francisco, CA

October 2016

The USS San Diego (LPD-22), a San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, visited San Francisco for Fleet Week and participated in the Parade of Ships.  20 more words

October Weekend Recap

Brushing aside what I have said in the past about slowing down, I stayed busy again this weekend. Despite that, I didn’t feel like my schedule was jam-packed. 1,036 more words