(Reunion posting procedure)
I have changed the format for reunions to this page and will place any B-47 Wing reunions below along with the contact person and and pertinent information or Site. They will be listed by date of occurrence with the exception of the B-47 Stratojet Association Reunion being placed first. Please contact me with your information. e-mail Jim Diamond
B-47 Association 2014 Reunion:
The location, dates, and hotel are set for the 2014 Reunion. LOCATION: Ft. Walton Beach, FL DATES: Thursday, 30 October 2014 to Sunday 2 November 2014. Rates will be forthcoming. Arrangements for extended stay (early or late) will be made. HOTEL: Ramada Plaza Beach Resort, 1500 Miracle Strip Parkway. Ft. Walton Beach, FL. TOURS: Friday; US Naval Air Museum, Pensacola, FL. (By Bus). Link to NAS Museum http://www.cdsg.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=337 Saturday; Eglin AFB and USAF Armaments Museum, Shalimar, FL (By Bus).
All other details, (e.g.) cost of rooms, cost of tours, cost of registration will be worked out by late spring 2014. PLEASE hold your questions until then.
Come back often and as soon as we get any information it will be placed here.
STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND REUNION
Tentative Schedule of Events Sam’s Town Hotel & Casino
May 15-18, 2014 THURSDAY, MAY 15 Arrive, Sam’s Town Casino and Hotel, Bossier City, LA 3-5 p.m. Registration (2nd Floor) 5-7 p.m. Ice Breaker (2nd Floor Back Patio behind registration booth)Cash Bar and light Hors d’oeuvres FRIDAY, MAY 16 9 a.m.- noon Golf at Barksdale AFB Fox Run Course (pay as you go) Create your own 4 man team (transportation by POV) 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Spouse Tours (running trolley to Louisiana Boardwalk and Mardi Gras Museum) 1-4 p.m. Tentative Professional Development (Ballroom A): Strategic Deterrence Coalition 6 p.m. Social Hour in Sam’s Town Ballroom – Cash Bar 7 p.m. Dinner in Sam’s Town Ballroom Speaker: Former Vice President Dick Cheney
Menu: Tender Bibb Lettuce and Tomatoes, Pine Nuts, Radicchio, Artichoke Hearts and Mushrooms, Filet Mignon with Chef’s Special Sauce and Two Large Grilled Shrimp, Pommes Williams Potato, Asparagus Spears, Bombe Dessert. (Cash Bar)
SATURDAY, MAY 17 8:45 a.m. Air Force Enlisted Village Briefing Speaker: Retired Chief Master Sgt. Jim Binnicker, Air Force Enlisted Village President and CEO, also Ninth Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force 9-9:45 a.m. First Shuttle departs at 9 a.m. for Memorial Service. Shuttle service to the memorial will continue until 9:45 a.m. Early departure provides opportunity to visit the Global Power Museum and Air Park prior to the Memorial service.
10 a.m. Memorial Service at Barksdale Global Power Museum Airpark Speaker: Retired Lt. Gen. Brett M. Dula, Former Vice Commander, ACC 11-11:45 a.m. First Shuttle departs from Memorial Service for Sam’s Town at 11 a.m. Shuttle service to the Hotel will continue until 11:45 a.m. 12:15 p.m.
Lunch in Sam’s Town Ballroom Presentation: 2nd Bomb Wing “Fab Five” Menu: Field Greens with Ripe Tomatoes, Southern Fried Steak with country Gravy, Fresh Whipped Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans with Julienne Carrots 2 p.m.
Business Meeting in Sam’s Town Ballroom immediately following lunch 6 p.m. Social Hours in Sam’s Town Ballroom – Cash Bar 7 p.m. Dinner in Sam’s Town Ballroom Speaker: Surprise Menu: Seasonal Mixed Greens Salad, Stuffed Chicken Breast with Sun Dried Tomatoes, Prosciutto Ham, Asiago Cheese and Fresh Basil Laced with Roasted Pepper Cream Sauce, Cajun Rice, vegetables and Italian Crème Cake
SUNDAY, MAY 18 Breakfast- On your own Departures Current as of Feb. 20, 2014
91st SRW 2014 Reunion
The 2014 Reunion of the 91st SRW Association will be 12 – 16 August at the Hope Hotel, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. Details will be in the January Recon Recorder. You will be encouraged to arrive at least one day early and not to leave prior to the 17th.
Jim Bard JimBardJr@comcast.net
Click below to download Registration Form.
Booking Name 307th Bomb Wing
Code if needed 507BWIN Toll Free 1-800- 221- 4095
Details/activities will be finalized in early January 2014. It is now confirmed that the Thunderbirds will be performing at Barksdale on April 26 and 27 during our reunion. We will send a USPS letter clarifying the situation ASAP. Final instruction, schedules and sign up form will be in the March newsletter . Direct questions to Tony Minnick 402-423-6848 Cell 402-430-7206 Email firstname.lastname@example.org _________________________________________________________________________