The Fall 2019 edition (Issue 41) of our journal went to our printer on 31 OCT and was delivered to our mailing contractor on 8 NOV. So, Issue 41 is now winding its way through the process of getting your copy to you … wherever...

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]SSS Charter Member, George Buchowski, Headed West on October 18, 2019. George flew F-100’s with the 48TFW/493TFS, 309TFS and as "Misty 113". After serving in the USAF until 1969, George then became a pilot for Delta Airlines, retiring in...

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]SSS Member Frank Kimball (Misty 61) visited the Southeast Asia War Gallery a week ago. He sent a photo of the Misty plaque at the newly renovated museum. Frank says it's worth visiting. Here's the write up: "Misty" forward...

The Super Sabre Society received the following information from Bill Fowler, son of F-100 Pilot Mel Fowler. My father, Lt Col Mel Fowler commanded several F-100 squadrons in Europe and Vietnam. His last command was the 531st TFS Ramrods at Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam, from 1966-67,...

The Summer 2019 edition (Issue 40) of our journal went to our printer on 2 JUL and was delivered to our mailing contractor on 8 JUL. It is now winding its way through the process of getting your copy to you … wherever you are. It...