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CONGRATULATIONS SYLVIA AND DICK!

The Frommer's 6for60 Veterans Contest voting resulted in a win for Dick and Sylvia Trzaskoma

They send thanks to all for your vote/votes!


BERLIN EXPRESS

The P-51, named BERLIN EXPRESS, flown by Captain William Overstreet under the Eifel Tower in World War II,
has been restored, flown to England, and will fly in the England sky again this weekend!

THE BERLIN EXPRESS STORY

THE RESTORATION

FLYING AT "THE WORLD'S GREATEST AIRSHOW"

The Airshow
The Royal International Air Tattoo, one of the UK's premier outdoor events,
returns this summer from 14-16 July 2017 at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire
with an extravaganza of flying entertainment for all the family including the Berlin Express.

Click on any photo to read the story

THANKS GARY

Branson Targets Space Travel by Mid-2018 as Virgin Resumes Powered Tests

photo - Virgin Galactic.com

Click anywhere on the photo to read the story.

Darrell Etherington
techcrunch.com

DRIVERLESS CARS...WHEN?

Published on Feb 16, 2016. Stanford lecturer and author Tony Seba was the featured speaker at the Downtown Seattle Association's 2016 State of Downtown. Mr. Seba spoke about the pending arrival of driverless cars and what that means for urban areas like Downtown Seattle.
(click on the photo to view a 17:25 minute youtube video of his talk.)

Here are two photos showing the kind of disruption Stanford lecturer and speaker Tony Serba
uses to highlight how quickly technology can change our lifestyle and landscape.

Click anywhere in the photo of to view the video.

Thanks Gary

SPEAKING OF DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Volvo is going all-electric by 2019.

The company says it hopes to become the first traditional carmaker
...to produce no vehicles based solely on internal combustion engines!..

photo: Green Car Reports

Click anywhere on the photo to read the story.

NBC NEWS

Tim Cook confirms existence of Apple's autonomous driving project

Click anywhere on the photo to read the story

Photo/ Eric Risberg

THE DRIVE

GM is ready to send 130 more self-driving Chevy Bolts onto US streets

Click anywhere on the photo to read the story

There could be thousands on the road in 2018!

Photo/ GENERAL MOTORS

THE VERGE

AUTO RECALLS ARE STILL FRONT PAGE NEWS ALMOST DAILY !
Car companies knew Takata airbags were dangerous, suit alleges


Takata airbags being installed on 70 million cars even while being recalled!
Takata agrees to $1B fine for hiding airbag defect
CBCNews |Business

BUT NOW IT'S NOT JUST DEFECTIVE TAKATA AIRBAGS or VW DIESELS...Find out more by clicking on this photo link:

click anywhere on the photo to read the story

THE CARS AND REASONS FOR RECALLS!

Is your car being recalled?

Find out by clicking on this link: Click here to go to the "safercar.gov" website.

Links to complaints and investigations are also available on this site.

Your vehicle VIN number can be found on your insurance verification document (Security Verification Form)!


PLUS...


MedlinePlus Trusted Health Information for You:
A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine... From the National Institutes of Health,NIH.
The A.D.A.M. Medical Encyclopedia includes over 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations, as well as information on drugs and supplements.

Thanks Frank for recommending this website!


LINKS TO URL's OF GENERAL INTEREST

Here's a link to another website related to the USAF Museum. It includes photos of every aircraft pilots in 61-Delta flew in their careers!
The site includes a total of 215 photos of aircraft ranging from the 1909 "Wright Military Flyer" to the B-2 "Spirit".

Pay no attention to the map of the museum on this site, it is dated 2010!



IF YOU ARE NOT USING A 61-DELTA CLASS ROSTER DATED: 7/8/17 YOU DO NOT HAVE THE MOST CURRENT UPDATE!

This applies to all three formats...Use the clickable links that Gil has emailed to you, or contact either Gil, or Chuck for the clickable links.

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