Category: Uncategorized

Skyraider Welcomes Old Friend

Skyraider Welcomes Old Friend Skyraider Reunion – Lt. America Welcomes Former Skyraider Pilot Tennessee native and Memphis State graduate, Win DePoorter flew Skyraiders in the USAF from 1965-1969.  His distinguished AF service spanned 28 years, all in fighters (F-102, F-106, A-1, F-4).  He flew two combat tours in the A-1 and was an A-1 instructor in […]

Read More

USS Arizona Relic on Exhibit

USS Arizona Relic Exhibit The new USS Arizona Relic Exhibit opened on Tuesday, June 19, 2012.  The new exhibit contains a relic from the USS Arizona.  The Department of the Navy has donated this piece of American history for display and memorial purposes. The exhibits’ intent is to encourage the public to recall the noble sacrifice and loss of […]

Read More

The Passing of a Legend

The Passing of a Legend TN Air Museum Remembers FRANK “LUCKY” LUCKMAN June 26, 1923 – April 13, 2012 The TN Museum of Aviation lost a great friend and supporter, FRANKLIN P. LUCKMAN, JR., born in Philadelphia, PA on June 26, 1923. Frank graduated from Spence Field, Moultrie, Georgia – Class of 43-J. Trained in […]

Read More