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The Flying Leathernecks Store is now online. The store offers a great selection of aviation-themed clothing, books, models and toys. Free shipping on all orders over $10.
Click on the photo to be linked to the store and to hear the podcast about the store and the programs it supports.
This week we share the 2020 year-end updates on programs and the appeal letter by the volunteer Executive Director of the Foundation, Brigadier General Mike Aguilar, USMC retired.
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Help us preserve the legacy of USMC aviation and inspire all generations with the courage, contributions and sacrifices of its people by donating to our “Heroes of the Sky” campaign. The Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation is a 501(c) 3 organization and all contributions are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
Please enjoy our 2020 Holiday Podcast – “Twas the Night Before Christmas” by clicking on the picture above.
Major General Bob Butcher, USMC (retired) describes what it was like to fly A4 Skyhawks and the improvements in the performance of the aircraft during his time in service.
GeneralButcher is a distinguished Marine Corps aviator who flew A4 “Skyhawks” for 31 years.
Click on the picture to get sent to the podcast as well as for directions to descriptions of the Skyhawks in the museum’s collection.
Today our host interviewed the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum’s curator, Steve Smith, for technical details and stories about the missions of Sea Cobras.
To listen to the segment, click on the photo.
In this week’s episode, World War II pilot Major Glenn Ferguson answer’s 13-year- old Frank’s questions about flying the T-6 Texan and completing a “high side run.”