While adding information on MGen Rudy Bartholomew, I noticed his family asked that instead of flowers, donations be made to the Selfridge Air Museum. I looked at their website and was surprised to discover that they have several F-100 items in the museum shop. Here are a few… a mug, a special print of “Miller […]
Today in History – February 21, 1995 – Steve Fosset successfully flies across the Pacific Ocean in a balloon
“Fossett landed in Leader, Saskatchewan, Canada, after taking off from South Korea, becoming the first person to make a solo flight across the Pacific Ocean in a balloon Steve Fossett was well known for his world records and adventures in balloons, sailboats, gliders, and powered aircraft. He was an aviator of exceptional breadth of experience.