Category Archives: China’s Wings

Posts related to my book, China’s Wings.

“The Legend of CNAC” exhibit at the SFO Museum

“The Legend of CNAC: the China National Aviation Corporation” exhibit opened at the SFO Museum this past weekend–in conjunction with the 2014 CNAC reunion. It’s a fabulous tribute, well worth a visit. Continue reading

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My review of Bird Dream, by Matt Higgins, in today’s Wall Street Journal

Bird Dream, by Matt Higgins. Quite a thrilling read… My review, “Only One Way Down,” is in the July 26 & 27, 2014 issue of The Wall Street Journal. Here’s a list of links to other books I’ve reviewed. Like … Continue reading

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Robert Lucas Crouch, an obituary

An obituary of Robert Lucas Crouch, April 5, 1935 to June 11, 2014 Continue reading

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Memorial Day presentation aboard the U.S.S. Hornet

I’m deeply honored to have been chosen to make a China’s Wings presentation aboard the U.S.S. Hornet for Memorial Day. Monday, May 26, 2014, celebrations start at 1:00 p.m. Continue reading

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Make ‘em like they used to? They don’t even draw ‘em like they used to.

Gorgeous commemorative card added to the collection of the San Francisco Aviation Museum & Library. Continue reading

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Podcast of my interview with Nik Hawks

The podcast of my interview with Nik Hawks of Paleo Treats. Continue reading

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100-year old pilot returns to Burma…

…And of course it’s Moon Chin. Continue reading

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A century of air travel and a gorgeous wind map

Links to two gorgeous websites: one that documents a century of air travel and the other that graphically illustrates current wind conditions in the United States. Continue reading

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“Into Action” is FREE this weekend

FREE this weekend: A stark military tragedy that hinges on a young soldier’s struggle to remain loyal to his distant girlfriend in a morally trying, sexually charged situation, “Into Action” spotlights the complicated emotional choices shouldered by young men at war. Continue reading

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Moving BBC interview with a Great War fighter pilot

Jaw-dropping interview with Cecil Arthur Lewis, the last surviving British World War I ace Continue reading

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