My longtime friend and fellow 1968 Clemson graduate Jim Davis invited me to fly from NY to visit him in Tucson and go for this adventure. I thank my wife Lynn for encouraging me to experience this once-in-a-lifetime journey.
Stewart-Newburgh to Philadelphia to Phoenix to Tucson
Stewart/Newburgh 6 AM 9/12/17
On the way to Phoenix
Short Final: Tucson
Tucson: Jim's House
San Xavier Mission - We visited here, the Titan Missile Museum, and Madera Canyon my 1st full day!
San Xavier Mission
Titan Missile Museum
Madera Canyon Hummingbirds
Tucson to Flagstaff
Flagstaff: Pickin' in the Pines Bluegrass Festival - 3 Days
Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff
Lowell Observatory - We visted while at Pickin' in the Pines.
Flagstaff to Grand Canyon Village
Grand Canyon to Sedona
Phoenix: Finally met Budd Davisson, who in 1974 wrote the first major magazine article on the Cap10, the aerobatic plane I used to fly.
Tucson: The Gaslight Theater
Pima Air & Space Museum
B-36, Pima Air Museum, Tucson, AZ
Last Sunset in Tucson
Tucson to Phoenix to Philadelphia to Stewart-Newburgh
Phoenix to Philadelphia
Waiting in Philly to Go Home
Goodbye Philadelphia, Hello Lynn!
Back Home. Happy for lifetime memories. Thanks Jim & Lynn! The End