Douglas AD Skyraider- The End of an Era · March 6, 2010 -Chino, California ·CHINO, CA - PLANES OF FAME AIR MUSEUM FEATURING THE END OF AN ERA: A Decade of Skyraider Pilots AND FLYING THE Douglas AD Skyraider
WHO: Scott McIntosh - Flew Skyraiders from 1961 - 1965 including a WestPac tour to South East Asia and as a Naval Aviator in Attack Squadron 95.George Marrett - Flew 188 combat missions in Vietnam as a "Sandy" in the 602nd FS from 1968 - 1969. Author of Cheating Death: Combat Air Rescues in Vietnam and Laos.Jim George - Flew Skyraiders from 1969 - 1970 in a number of major Search and Rescue special operations out of NKP in Thailand.
We present eyewitness accounts facilitated by a discussion panel of experts and a flight demonstration featuring the Skyraider. Members are entered into a raffle for a flight following the Presentation as well as an opportunity for book signing.
Planes of Fame Air Museum
7000 Merrill Avenue, Chino, CA 91710
Our ongoing commitment to educate and inspire by providing a venue for our Veterans to share their experiences with the public.
On the first Saturday of every month Planes of Fame Air Museum, a 501(c)(3), hosts a Flying Day featuring an historically significant aircraft from our extensive WWII flyable collection. We present an expert panel discussion culminating in a flight demonstration. Planes of Fame Air Museum restores, displays, and flies aircraft to educate and inspire current and future generations. View our website atwww.planesoffame.org for more information.