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Body Found In Water Off Bay Trail In Sunnyvale

SUNNYVALE (CBS SF) — A woman’s body was found in the water along a bay trail in Sunnyvale near Moffett Field Thursday, authorities said.

The Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety spokesman Lt. 162 more words


National Techies’ Day

Today (October 3rd) is apparently National Techies’ Day, and, since I’ve contributed in various technical fields for a few decades, I’ll include myself as one of the techies, shown above doing something appropriately “techie”! 270 more words


Moffett Field Historical Museum

Just looking for something to do and ran across Smithsonian Museum Day Live.  Looks like this happens annually where entry to a bunch of museums is free. 122 more words

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Local Air National Guard Heads To Florida For Hurricane Rescue

SANTA CLARA COUNTY (CBS SF) — Air National Guardsmen from the Bay Area headed to Florida Friday so they will be there to help victims of Hurricane Irma once the massive storm makes landfall this weekend. 320 more words


Jim Walker was flight engineer on P-3 spy plane during ‘Cold War’

Jim Walker of Englewood, Fla. spent most of his 22 years of service in the U.S. Navy as a flight engineer on a P-3 four-engine reconnaissance plane searching for Soviet submarines or monitoring electronic signals from enemy missiles while flying in international waters just off the coast of aggressor countries. 1,290 more words

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Google Co-Founder Reportedly Funding Construction Of Massive Airship

MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS SF) — Although details are scarce about what’s going on behind the giant closed doors of massive hangar at Moffett Field, word has it that the project involves Google co-founder Sergey Brin and construction of the world’s largest aircraft. 254 more words


Thursday Doors: NASA Ames

Back in the 1990s when I was a graduate student at Stanford, Mountain View meant one of two things to me: good international restaurants on Castro St, and Hangar One on the NASA/Ames Research Center Campus on Moffett Field.  466 more words