To all US Military fliers, especially Navs of ALL TYPES.
April 14-17, 2015, AFNOA has set-up our grandest Reunion yet at the best hotel in Pensacola, The Crowne Plaza Pensacola Grand Hotel, right downtown. Call 850-433-3336 for reservations; AFNOA reduced rate is $102 a night. To sign up & attend contact Reunion Brat at 360-663-2521 or call me (Ron Barrett) at 305-797-0745.
AFNOA/we will have tours for Navs and wives together and separate as you like. The big NAV tour will be Wed 15 April out to NAS-Pensacola:Half a day in the Naval Museum and half the day in the new USAF 479FTG CSO Training school in planes & simulators. WOwiee trip into to days mission training.
F-4 WSO Johnson who spent 6 years in NV-POW camp is coming as well as Bob Harder who wrote, Flying from the Black Hole (a B-52, true life book). AFNOA does an "Author's Table" and any of you who have written and/or published a Navigator related tome can sell your books etc there! FUN to do.
The Reunion Registration forms are on the front page here. Click on the Forms box.
Bring a comrade and that'll make your shared room just about $55 a night. Wayyy good price. So pass this message on.
The closing evening Banquet is Business Casual dress. Cash Bars each night(3). Goodies the first night for those coming in. Hotel has a shuttle from the airport so no need to rent a car unless you absolutely want to. Plaza is right down town and it is a nice 8 to 10 block walk to the upscale piers.
Side note: AFNOA created a 11,000 page pdf file AF Navigators Comprehensive History. It is 2GB+ file and now in/on a thumb drive. AFNOA will provide it upon a $25 donation to the organization. AFNOA is a non-profit 501.c. 29 year old navs' organization. Join up. Get DR AHEAD quarterly. I's all Nav!
Please pass this message along. Looking forward to seeing you all. Ron Barrett JC 63-06 UNT & Mather 63-23 RadarNavBomb AFNOA President