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My friend Neil Armstrong

By Nissen Davis I met Neil Armstrong at an aerospace industry retreat on Charlie Gates’ A-Bar-A ranch in Wyoming in 1979. I was then a VP for Flying Tiger Line. After dinner one evening we were sitting outside in the moonlight when one of the coeds waiting tables said, “Oh Mr. Armstrong, I want you […]

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Long Beach Sets Events for Flight Centennial

When Aero Club members visited Long Beach Airport (LGB) in June to see work being done on new passenger facilities, they learned that a series of events would be held in that city this year to celebrate Long Beach’s 100 years as an aviation center. Club member Leon Blum, who handles public affairs for LGB, […]

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