V-J Day 75th Videos

You may remember that CWB CO John “Smokey” Johnson sailed his T-6 to Hawaii for last year’s 75th anniversary of V-J Day celebrations. See our previous news posts here and here. Check out these two great video shorts featuring our favorite oceangoing T-6 pilot! Smokey’s crew chief, Dave Richardson, accompanied Read more…

Reminder: No 13 Feb Meeting

See above! Let’s hope the situation continues to improve and we can finally gather again in person soon. Until then, think warbirds, re-read your favorite quarterly newsletter, and keep up with each other on Facebook. For more on how to keep in touch, see our earlier cancellation notice.

Jan 2021 Warbird Flyer

Jan 2021 Warbird Flyer

The January 2021 issue of the Warbird Flyer is now available online. In this issue… Japanese WWII pilot’s book review Engine failure on takeoff Celebrating V-J Day at 75 years Veterans Day formation flight As always, thank you to all our contributors! Please contact the newsletter editor to submit an article or Read more…

Holiday Party Cancelled

Sad but expected news: Squadron members: Due to continuing COVID-19 concerns and the state department of health restrictions on our venue (no food or beverage service available), your board of directors has cancelled our 12 December 2020 dinner party. But mark your calendars for 11 December 2021; that date has Read more…

Oct 2020 Warbird Flyer

Oct 2020 Warbird Flyer

The October 2020 issue of the Warbird Flyer is now available online. In this issue… 2021 Memorial Youth Flight Training Scholarship opens! 2016 student scholar update Memorial for a passed member T-28 restoration And, yes, warbird flights! As always, thank you to all our contributors! Please contact the newsletter editor to submit Read more…