Monthly Archives: January 2017

Chapter 415

The day was quiet for the most part. Near noon Robin, Phil and Bob came to see me. I wondered if they were having second thoughts now. “Is there anything that we need to do to prepare for the trip?” … Continue reading

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Chapter 414

I walked to the elevator to greet whoever was coming to see me, just as door was opening. Phil, Robin and Bob Jackson stepped off the elevator. “I get another look at the inside of the lion’s den; you have … Continue reading

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Chapter 413

A day early. I think the internet will be overloaded tomorrow. I went back to Robbie’s office where I explained tomorrow’s flight, the arrival of the two Iowa Guard C130s next Monday and the need for two mechanics to accompany … Continue reading

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Chapter 412

Monday we were up early – it was going to be a busy day. Another group was leaving for Africa; the Bombardier was leaving at 7 for Dulles to get them there for a 9AM flight and I wanted to … Continue reading

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Chapter 411

All of us were at the office early; the boys decided they were hungry half an hour early this morning and let the house know it. Once fed and burped, they went back to sleep. They were now in Jenny’s … Continue reading

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Chapter 410

All of us left to go to the airport; we were going to eat at the restaurant tonight and wait for the plane to arrive from Texas. It was scheduled to land at 6 PM. The general had called shortly … Continue reading

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Chapter 409

Things had some sort of normalcy on Monday. The jet carrying the pilots and mechanics left in time to be plenty early at Travis AFB. There was excitement brewing with the aviation group. Everyone in Lorrie’s group knew something out … Continue reading

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