The Palm Springs Air Museum hosted a reception and sneak preview of the F-100 Super Sabre.
Honoree Capt. Al Dempsey and the late Major General Ken Miles had both flown a Super Sabre during the Vietnam War. The event was the first of a series of fundraisers for the new Major General Kenneth P. Miles hangar, slated to break ground in June 2016.
Approximately 200 attended the reception that included 50 retired Super Sabre pilots. Attendees included Maj. General Ken Miles widow, Karen and his daughter Wendy.
(From left) Arthur and Patty Newman with Ray Smith.
Managing Director Fred Bell and Wendy Miles
Nearly 200 people attended the Palm Springs Air Museum event.
Miles and Rob Pollock.
(From left) Lisa Spencer, Kay and Don Volz, and Clyde Spencer.
Aviation artist and board member Stan Stokes and wife Joan MacPherson with Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. Bob Friend.
(From left) “Fire Can” Dan Walsh, Col. Gordon Jenkins, Marguerita and current chairman of the board Dan Gilbertson.
(From left) Suzy Houser, Ogniana Masser, Karen Miles and Peggy Cravens.
(From left) Lee Hixon, Cissie Bramer, treasurer Bill Bramer, and chairman emeritus Phil Hixon.
Rhonda and Ray Smith.