January Meeting Photos

On 9 January 2020, we held our monthly meeting at the Dobson's Restaurant at the Dobson Ranch Golf Course in Mesa, Arizona.  Our guest speaker was Flight 82 member, Lt Col Diedrichs.  He gave a very informative and entertaining talk about some of his military and civilian experiences, including his work on accident investigations.  We especially enjoyed hearing about Ron's "hairy" flights supporting fighters during the Vietnam War.  Our members and guests thoroughly enjoyed Lt Col Diedrichs' outstanding presentation!
Click here for Lt Col Ron Diedrichs' Biography.

Our members and guests enjoyed Ron Diedrichs' talk.

Ron discussed some of his career experiences.

Lt Col Diedrichs flew the KC-135 in the Air Force.

Flight Capt Don Harvel thanked Ron Diedrichs.

The NTSB:  The National Transportation Safety Board is an independent Federal agency charged by Congress with investigating every civil aviation accident in the United States and significant accidents in other modes of transportation – railroad, highway, marine and pipeline. The NTSB determines the probable cause of the accidents and issues safety recommendations aimed at preventing future accidents. In addition, the NTSB carries out special studies concerning transportation safety and coordinates the resources of the Federal Government and other organizations to provide assistance to victims and their family members impacted by major transportation disasters.  For more visit: https://www.ntsb.gov/.

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