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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Meeting Featured Space Shuttle Endeavor

Bill Roberts, Boeing’s Orbiter Transition and Retirement Manager, spoke to us on July,24th at the Flight Path Learning Center. His topic was be Space Shuttle Endeavour – Coming to Los Angeles. Bill is responsible for identifying vehicle safing and de-contamination requirements planned to be completed during the Orbiter “End State” flow to insure the fleet is […]

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Hoover Film Previewed at Flight Path Learning Center

Friends and guests enjoyed a delightful aviation story-filled evening at the Flight Path Learning Center for the previewing of the now in production documentary film entitled, Flying the Feathered Edge—The Bob Hoover Project. Hoover and many aviation legends including recent Howard Hughes Memorial Award winner Clay Lacy attended the event along with Aero Club Members and […]

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March 20th Event to Preview Bob Hoover Film

Aero Club members will be shown excerpts from an upcoming film documentary about legendary pilot Bob Hoover at a dinner meeting March 20, and Hoover himself—recipient of the Club’s 2009 Howard Hughes Memorial Award—will be a guest speaker. ACSC President Nissen Davis said the event will be held at the Flight Path Museum and Learning […]

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