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Navy Retiree's Restore Vintage Bomber

A group of Navy retiree's, under the leadership of retired Master Chief Mike Glenn, spent 22 months restoring an abandoned Douglas A-3D Skywarrior at Edwards Air Force Base, CA to celebrate the Centennial of Naval Aviation, and the 60th Anniversary of Edwards AFB. Restored to its original Sea Blue paint scheme, the A-3D will be displayed in the new Edwards Museum.

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Retired Navy Chief Petty Officer; aircrewman on Lockheed P-3 Orion's; Vietnam War veteran, served on USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14).

 

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