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The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA))

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The VHPA Aviator (Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)) - Newsletter

The VHPA Aviator
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Assocication (VHPA)
Citrus Heights, California
United States
General Note
2005- / Earlier Title: The VHPA Newsletter


  • Publication: November/December 2016

Table of Contents


LETTERS: From the VHPA staff at hq! FROM Sherry Rodgers Tide 6 FROM Bob Lanzotti Bob Hope Christmas specials FROM Lance Patten The U.S. military medical evacuation system: from the eyes of a participant; an adventure in and of itself; makes getting shot almost an afterthought FROM Mark Keeney Good things from bad FROM Chuck Oualline Dear Editor FROM David Slone Looking for a colleague FROM Dianna Davis-Forest Request from: David Porter FROM Dave Porter Looking for helicopter names/nose art FROM Tom Payne Regarding taps for Les Valouche FROM Steve Bunting Serendipity FROM Curt Herrick To the editor of the Aviator FROM John Simpers To the editor of the Aviator FROM Earl Hensley Earl FROM Tom Kirk Dear Mr. Kirk FROM H.H. (Rick) Roll Rick FROM Tom Kirk To the editor of the Aviator: Military Vehicle Preservation Assoc. MVPA Convoys BY Paul B. Fellencer Sr. VA and/or Medicare? It is an important decision FROM Gary Potter Letter to the editor: VHPA Reno reunion FROM John F. Imsdahl Ghost meets savior FROM Richard Sebastian VHPA Memorial Scholarship Fund offers a solid legacy

FEATURES: The ANC Memorial update: Autumn 2016 BY Bob Hesselbein GCA "slightly left of course and correcting" BY Pat Dougan An Loc, some more of the rest of the story Helicopter BY Butch Gudger

VHPA CHAPTER ACTIVITIES: Alaska Chapter BY Tim Kavanaugh California Chapter North BY Dave Andersen Florida Chapter BY Joe Ponds Georgia Chapter BY Bob Lanzotti New York CHapter BY Tom McMillen North Alabama Chapter BY Ralph Weber North Carolina Chapter BY John Hoffman Ohio River LZ Chapter BY Robert Blair Old Dominion Chapter BY Don Agren The Rocky Mountain Chapter and the Helicopter War Museum (HWM) BY Dale House South Missouri Chapter BY John B. Wilkinson Upper Midwest Chapter BY Richard Anderson Washington State Chapter BY Dave Saunders

TAPS: Mark Ayres - Robert R. Blake - Thomas J. Blake - Gene T. Boyer - Keith R. Broeme - Robert G. Bustos - Robert T. Chastine Sr. - Joseph R. Clelan - Jimmy E. Curtis - William N. Eckert - Robert M. Furney - Jospeh P. Gallagher - Cecil T. Gunter - Raymond C. Edge - Glenn L. Hartman - Charles N. Heape - Warren C. Joyce - Herbert D. Kalen - Floyd H. Keller - Christopher A. Maggio - Jimmy N. Moore - Arvel H. Perry - Charles E. Silva - William D. Sears - William E. Smith - Ed R. Stevenson - Gordon Stone - David A. Theobald - David L. Torrey - Dave Vautrinot - Gary L. Asdel - Hubert M. Brady - James J. Brady - Harold R. Brumage - Walter M. Burch - Michael A. Carosella - Roger W. Cederholm - James A. Dean - George William Lehman - Ronald C. Lombardo - Hugh W. Morgan - John E. Oglesby - James T. Pratt - Thomas E. Reinhardt - Maxie Riley - Francis Rocchi - Frank Rusk

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999Newsletter610815, Vietnam Center Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 04 Apr 2017 [Updated: 12 Apr 2017]