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Fairey III-D (Monument)

@Lisbon, Portugal

May 2014

This highly detailed bronze, full-scale sculpture (1991) is a monument to the first aerial crossing of the South Atlantic which was made by the Portuguese naval aviators in 1922, to mark the centennial of Brazil’s independence. 70 more words

Lockheed Martin F-22A Raptor

@ Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Honolulu, HI

September 2014

The 154th Wing, stationed at the former Hickam AFB, is a composite unit combining airlift, refueling and air defense.  43 more words

March Madness Movie Bracket! The Sweet 16. Vote to See Which Comedy Goes the Distance.

We want to know what makes you laugh! Get in our comedy movie bracket by casting your vote on the movie you think was the funniest from the choices below. 53 more words


They wash their hands/

Oh, and here I write a word or two about the Alps crash. I think about the way those people died in horror. Nobody wants or expects to know the time of his death, so when it does occur it’s truly horrible. 127 more words

Work the Points Game--but work it right!

The Weathered Passport is no tour de force in the flight, hotel, and credit card points game. Of course, those factors are a deeply entrenched in the travel booking process and everyone from a freelance travel writer to renowned economists have differing opinions on the best way to work the system. 80 more words


Travel Essentials: My Carry on


Yep. My turn for spring break has finally come and I never needed it this much. I’ll be going home to Romania for three weeks in a couple of days and I couldn’t be happier! 298 more words


Wanted to share plane pictures from yesterday. Starting off day 1 with a peanut butter and jelly bagel and grapefruit juice. Tummy is happy.