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It's a bird . . . It's a plane . . . It's a Super Triple-Tail DC-4E!

It’s a bird . . . It’s a plane . . . It’s a Super Triple-Tail DC-4E!

This all started a week ago when my brother John Billingsley, my son Rick Kerr and I were engaged in a favorite pastime, discussing aviation history.  John asked me, “Did Northwest Airlines fly any triple-tailed DC-4s?”  I asked him to repeat the question, and when he did I admit I was quick to cast aspersions […]

Reunited with Old flying buddies at 2015 RNPA Holiday Lunch

Reunited with Old flying buddies at 2015 RNPA Holiday Lunch

I capitalized “old” because we all date back to the 1950s; worked on the B-377 Stratocruisers and had to resign when we got married. What fun to see Pat (Allen) Tennyson, NWA 1959-60; Pat Elliott Olson NWA 1956-59 and Kathy Atkinson (married to NWA pilot Neal Atkinson). Anne flew from 1956-60. We share another bond […]