The Next Business meeting will be an In-Person meeting at the American Legion Post 1 on Wednesday, May 15, 2024 at 10:00 hours. A Zoom Connection will be available in conjunction with the in-person meeting.  Check your email for the meeting details and Zoom invitation.


                     

Chapter Member Major Robert T. White (Ret), "The Last POW", was interviewed about his experiences leading up to and after he became a Vietnam POW, at the August, 2021 meeting. Chapter Member Cliff Lawson recorded the Interview. 


Take a look at past After Action reports of each event to read the details. Volunteer docents at the events usually receive more back than what they put in. Training and lunch are provided. Try it out.


  The High Plains Honor Flight is now accepting applications for all Vietnam Veterans as well as WWII, and Korea.  Vietnam Veteran applications are being accepted.


The  Arlington National Cemetery Crewmembers Memorial placement is now available for viewing. Thanks to all of you who supported this project.






Photograph by Jen Boyer

AFTER ACTIONS 

REPORT

Wings Over The Rockies-Cockpit Demo Days 2nd Saturday of each month,10am to 2pm. You can visit "Sweet Sioux" ,The Huey Gunship of "GunShip Ministries", was donated by Col Bill McPherson to the WOR Museum.  Check with the Museum before you go to be sure it is open.

MEMBER SERVICES


Secretary

   Doug Neil

No meetings occurred for March and April due to the pandemic.

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS

May 17, 2024 (Friday): Member Cliff Lawson is having a Gallery presentation of his Portraits of Veterans, many of them are Chapter Members. The Presentation will be held at the Prestigious "Gallery 6" in Denver's Art District at: 918 W 8th Ave, Denver CO 80204, from 1800 to 2000 hrs. Free Wine and Beer will be available.  Come support "The Veterans Project".

We normally hold meetings once a month, on the third Wednesday of the month, at 10:00 am at American Legion Post #1, I-25 and Yale Avenue.  We occasionally change venues, so contact us at the address below to verify dates, times, and location.  The National Reunion is being planned for San Antonio in July 2023. The museum committee will meet periodically to continue categorizing inventory and developing additional displays. 

President 

Dale House 

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MEMBER INFORMATION

MEETING MINUTES

On Oct. 9, 2021, Chapter members Mike Silva (left) and Dale House, two Colorado-based helicopter pilots, were each honored with the FAA’s Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award. The most prestigious award bestowed by the FAA for pilots certificated under Part 61, the award recognizes pilots who have exhibited professionalism, skill, and aviation expertise for more than 50 years with no history of certificate revocation. The two received their awards at a special event in Lakewood, Colorado, hosted by the Colorado Aviation Historical Society..

Treasurer 

Jim McNamee 


Operations Officer Terry Olson

​Terry Olson 

Vice-President 

Bill Bates

A Trp 7/17 AirCav