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  1. Ft. Collins
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  5. commons Lowry
  6. Lowry "pursuit"
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  8. Gazielle
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  10. Ed Bowman
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Tidbits[edit]

ASM is is located at 425 E. Filmore St Colorado Springs, CO 80907 . Phone (719) 633-1323. 71.215.89.20

How do I archive ?[edit]

LanceBarber 19:14, 28 March 2007 (UTC)

See Wikipedia:Userpage. You create a user sub-page that holds the previous contents of your talk page, and link to it. Michaelbusch 19:31, 28 March 2007 (UTC)

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Wiki spaceflight[edit]

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References: Links and Citing ref books -- samples... ie. AFA[edit]

  • Book citaton- Project Warrior [3] Aviation events by day of the year


  • Book citaton- Smithsonian Institute NASM [4]
  • Book citaton- Knaack [5]
  • Book ref - Birdsall [6]
  • Book citaton - Yenne [7]
  • Book citaton - Jones [8]
  • Book citaton - Anderson [9]
  • Book - McCracken [10]
  • Book - Thompson [12]
  • BOOK -- Mueller, Robert (1989). Volume 1: Active Air Force Bases Within the United States of America on 17 September 1982. USAF Reference Series, Office of Air Force History, United States Air Force, Washington, D.C. ISBN 0912799536; 0160022614
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  • Periodical citation-AFA Magazine [15]
  • Periodical citation-Almanac - equicpment [16]
  • Periodical citation-Almanac - Gallery details [17]
  • Periodical citation-Almanac - Civilian Sats [18]
  • Periodical citation-Natl Geographic [19]
  • AFA Mag June 07[20]
  • AFA Mag December 07[21]
  • AFA Mag Jan 2010[22]
  • AFA Mag Feb 2010[23]


Reference section
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  1. ^ NASA's B-52B Retires
  2. ^ "New Compostite Materials merit badge". US Scouts.org. Retrieved 2006-01-18. 
  3. ^ Patton, G.K. Jr., TSgt, USAF (1983). Project Warrior - An ATC Student Awareness Program. Keesler AFB, MS. ATC Keesler 4-1861.  p.____
  4. ^ Smithsonian Institute NASM (1995, Second Edition). MILESTONES OF AVIATION. Beaux Arts Editions; Greenwood, John T, Editor. ISBN 0-88363-661-1.  Check date values in: |date= (help) Chapter: FARTHER: The Quest for Distance, byTerry Gwynn-Johns, p.25
  5. ^ Knaack, Marcelle Size (1988). Post-World War II bombers, 1945-1973. Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-16-002260-6. 
  6. ^ Birdsall,Steve (1977). B-29 Superfortress - in action (Aircraft No. 31). Squadron/Signal Publications, Inc., Michigan. p.11
  7. ^ Yenne, Bill (1985). The Encyclopedia of US Spacecraft. Exeter Books (A Bison Book), New York. ISBN 0-671-07580-2. p.82 Key Hole
  8. ^ Jones, Lloyd S. (1975). U.S. Fighters. Aero Publishers, Inc. , Fallbrook, CA 92082. ISBN 0-8168-9200-8. pp.250-252 Norht American YF-93
  9. ^ Anderson, David A. (1981). The History of the U.S. Air Force . Crescent Books (Hamlyn Pub. Group, Ltd and Crown PUbl. Inc.), New York. LCCN 81-2819. p.150 Keeping an Eye on the Enemy
  10. ^ McCraken, Daniel D. (1965(3rd printing 1968)). A Guide to FORTRAN IV Programming. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York. LCCCN 65-26848.  Check date values in: |date= (help) Chapter __, p. __
  11. ^ Dorr, Robert F. (1993). F-86 Sabre Jet--History of the Sabre and FJ Fury. Motorbooks Int'l Publishers, Osceola, WI. ISBN 0-87938-748-3. Chapter 4: Foreign Sabres, pp. 65-96
  12. ^ Thompson, Kevin F. (1999). North American - AIRCRAFT 1934-1999 - Volume 2. Johnathan Thompson, Greens, Inc., Santa Ana, CA 92707. ISBN 0-913322-06-7. Chapter North American NA-180>NA-262 YF-100A/F-100A/C/D/F Super Sabre, p. 64
  13. ^ Manly, G.B. (1942). Aircraft Pwerplant Manual. Fredrick J. Drake & Company, Chicago, IL.  Figure 15: Bell XFM-1, p.32
  14. ^ Mueller, Robert (USAF Hist. Research Center) (198). USAF Reference Series: Air Force Bases, Volume 1 - Active AFBs Within USA on 17 Sep 82. Office of Air Force History, Wash. DC. ISBN 0-912799-53-6.  AAAA AFB, pp.NN-NN
  15. ^ Mehuron, Tamar A., Assoc. Editor (August 2011). "Air Force World - Minataur on the Chesapeake". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 94 (8): p.17. ISSN: 0730-6784. Retrieved 4 August 2011.  Check date values in: |date= (help) .
  16. ^ Mehuron, Tamar A., Assoc. Editor (May 2007). "2007 USAF Almanac - Equipment". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 90 (5): p.62. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help) All figures.
  17. ^ Young, Susan H.H., Staff Editor (May 2007). "2007 USAF Almanac - Gallery of USAF Weapons". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 90 (5): pp.135–158. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help) All active aircraft, missiles, ordinance, and satellites.
  18. ^ Mehuron, Tamar A., Assoc. Editor (August 2008). "2008 USAF Space Almanac - Major Civilian Satellites in Military Use". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 91 (8): pp.49–50. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help) All figures.
  19. ^ Allen, Thomas B. (April 1999). "Return to the Battle of MIDWAY". National Geographic, Journal of the National Geographic Society, Wash. D.C. 195 (4): pp.80–103. ISSN: 0027-9358.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  20. ^ Schanz, Marc V.., Assoc. Editor (June 2007). "Life with the C-5". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 90 (6): p.59–60. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  21. ^ Schanz, Marc V.., Assoc. Editor (December 2007). "Aerospace World: G-15s to Get New Radars". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 90 (6): p.18. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  22. ^ Sirak, Michael, Senior Editor (January 2010). "Air Force World: CV-22s End First Combat Tour". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 93 (1): p.10. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  23. ^ Tirpak, John A., Excecutive Editor (February 2010). "Washington Watch: Stealth Messenger". AIR FORCE MAGAZINE, Journal of the Air Force Association. Air Force Association. 93 (2): p.6. ISSN: 0730-6784.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  24. ^ Holmes, Charles W., Editor, Honoree Album of the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, The Colorado Aviation Historical Society, 1999, Audubon Media Corp., Audobon, IA.
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Cassini-Huygens
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An artist's concept of Cassini
Operator NASA/ESA/ASI
Major contractors XXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Mission type Fly-by, orbiter, and lander
Launch date October 15 1997
Launch vehicle Titan IV-B/Centaur launch vehicle
Mission duration 1-2-56 to 2-3-56
Flyby of Venus, Earth, Jupiter
Satellite of Saturn
Orbital insertion date 1/1/1001
COSPAR ID 1997-061A
Homepage Cassini-Huygens Home
Power 30-100 watts
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Start of mission
Launch date 14 February 2008
Launch site Vandenberg AFB
Space Launch Complex 2
Orbital parameters
Inclination 1234234
Repeat interval 134124

tables[edit]

Title No Lines
Model F-106 XB-70
Speed Mach 2 Mach 3
Altitude 100 km 110 km

simple tables[edit]

Bell 533 Models [1]
Model XH-40 YH-40 HU-1A HU-1B
Series
1,2,3
4,5,6,7,8,9
Built
3
6
11
SerNum 55-4459,
4460,4461
56-6723,
6724,6725,
6726,6727,
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Unit Locations ... samples[edit]

Section information from USAF 2007 Almanac

  • Davis-Monthan AFB and AFRC, AZ -- 305th RQS
  • Kadena AB, Japan -- 18th Wing
  • NAS Keflavik, Iceland -- 85th Group
  • Kirtland AFB, NM -- 150th Wing
  • Kulis ANGB, AK -- 176th Wing
  • RAF Lakenheath, UK -- 48th Fighter Wing
  • Moffett Field ANG, CA -- 129th EQW
  • Moody AFB, GA -- 347th Rescue Wing
  • Nellis AFB, NV -- 53rd Wing
  • New York ANG, Francis S. Gabreski Arpt, NY -- 106th RQW
  • Patrick AFB and AFRC, FL -- 920th RQG

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Infobox:

External image
The Denel A-darter air-to-air missile on display alongside the Denel Umkhonto IR/R surface-to-air missile.

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Wikia Airframes

F-104S sandbox table[edit]

Breakdown F-104A F-104B F-104C F-104D F-104G TF-104G
Unit R&D cost 189,473 189,473
Airframe 1,026,859 1,756,388 863,235 873,952
Engine 624,727 336,015 473,729 271,148 169,000
Electronics 3,419 13,258 5,219 16,210
Armament 19,706 231,996 91,535 269,014
Ordnance 29,517 59,473 44,684 70,067
Flyaway cost 1.7 million 2.4 million 1.5 million 1.5 million 1.42 million 1.26 million
Modification costs by 1973 198,348 196,396
Cost per flying hour 655
Maintenance cost per flying hour 395 544 395 395
Source: F-104 STARTFIGHTER in action [1]
Produced Lockheed Canada Germany Netherlands Belgium Italy Japan
USAF 297 297
USAF/MAP 250 110 140
Canada 238 38 200
Japan 230 23 207
Germany 917 240 283 255 89 25
Netherlands 138 14 99 25
Belgium 112 3 109
Italy 354 12 342
subtotals Grand: 2536 737 340 283 354 198 417 207


B-18 Bolo "Fireball Annie"[edit]

Survived the destruction and recycle of so many aircraft in the history of the USAF. The Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum, Denver, Colorado, acquired a B-18 Bolo in 1988.

B-18A s/n 39-25/64
•Model DB-1 delivered to the USAF February 20, 1940
•Feb 40 --To Chaute Field, IL Air Base and Headquarters of the Air Corp Technical School
•Jul 41 -- To Barksdale Field,AL Bombardier School
•Dec 41 -- To Albuquerque Field, AZ new Bombardier School and Training Base
•Sep 42 -- To Midland Field, TX, Bombardier School
•May 43 -- To Big Spring Field, TX
•Jun 43 -- To Hill Field, UT
•Jul 43 -- To Patterson Field, OH
•Nov 43 -- To Hamilton Field, CA
•Nov 44 -- Dropped from inventory, to Reconstruction Finance Corp. for disposition
To RFC at McKellar Field, TN, Nov 3, 1944.
To civilian registry as NC62477.
•1958 -- To Cuba used by FAR. (Revolutionary Air Forces)
•1960 -- To USA ?? Cannon AFB??
•Mar 82 -- Lowy Heritage Museum requested a B-18 from USAF Museum, Dayton OH
•Jul 88 -- USAF Museum authorized a B-18 from Cannon AFB, S/N 39-25
•Aug 88 -- To Lowry Heritage Museum, Lowry AFB, Denver CO, nose-art: "Fireball Annie", in storage
•Dec 94 -- To Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum, Old Lowry AFB, Hangar No. 1, followed by reconstruction of bombardiers's nose, and alerions, elevators, and rudder covered with fabric and dope.
Ref: Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum, Denver, CO, Collections Department, aircraft history files on the B-18 Bolo; 2002.

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Related development
Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era
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AIR DIVISIONS: 8th9th20th21st23d24th25th26th27th28th29th30th31st32d33d34th35th36th37th64th
FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR SQUADRONS: [[]] •
BASES: [[]] •
AIRCRAFT: [[]] •
References
  1. ^ F-104 STARFIGHTER in action, Aircraft No. 27 , 1976, Squadron/Signal Pub., Inc., TX, ISBN 0-89747-026-5

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Albums[edit]

Title Release
date
Label U.S. albums U.S. Country U.K. albums RIAA Certification
The Blue Ridge Rangers 1973 Fantasy Records 47 11 -
John Fogerty 1975 Asylum Records 78 - -
Hoodoo (Unreleased) 1976
Centerfield 1984 Warner Bros. Records 1 7 - 2x Multi-Platinum
Eye of the Zombie 1986 73 - - Gold
Blue Moon Swamp 1997 37 - - Gold
Premonition (Live album) 1998 29 - - Gold
Deja Vu (All Over Again) 2004 DreamWorks Records 23 - -
The Long Road Home
Compilation of Solo and CCR recordings
2005 Fantasy Records 13 - 32 Gold
The Long Road Home - In Concert (Live album) 2006 - - -
The Best of the Songs of John Fogerty
Budget compilation of Solo and CCR recordings
2007 Hip-O Records - - -
Revival 2007 Fantasy Records 14 - 80

see also list[edit]

John Fogerty album Released
The Blue Ridge Rangers 1973
John Fogerty 1975
Hoodoo (Unreleased) 1976
Centerfield 1984
Eye of the Zombie 1986
Blue Moon Swamp 1997
Premonition (Live album) 1998
Deja Vu (All Over Again) 2004
The Long Road Home
Compilation of Solo and CCR recordings
2005
The Long Road Home - In Concert (Live album) 2006
The Best of the Songs of John Fogerty
Budget compilation of Solo and CCR recordings
2007
Revival 2007

DVD[edit]

Title Release
date
Label Running
time
Premonition 1998 Warner Bros. Records
The Long Road Home - In Concert 2006 Fantasy Records
REVIVAL - Exclusive Bonus DVD[1] 2007 Concord Music Group 40 min.

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Woodcraft Folk
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Founded 1925
Founder Leslie Paul
Type Educational Charity
1073665
Focus Environmentalism, Internationalism, Children's Rights, Cooperation and Peace
Location
  • Units 9/10, 83 Crampton Street, London, SE17 3BF, UK
Coordinates 51°29′24″N 0°05′58″W / 51.490127°N 0.099573°W / 51.490127; -0.099573
Origins Kindred of the Kibbo Kift, Scouting and Cooperative movement
Area served
United Kingdom
Method Popular Education and Scouting
Members
c. 25,000
Key people
Chair of General Council Danny Rowe
General Secretary Kirsty Palmer
Slogan Education for Social Change; Span the World with Friendship
Website woodcraft.org.uk
Formerly called
N/A
Member of International Falcon Movement - Socialist Education International

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