WIth your help, we were able to collect $680 for the Wings for Val fundation ! To everybody who contributed, Thank you !
Navy Lieutenant Valerie Cappelaere Delaney
The Wings for Val Foundation was founded in 2015 in memory of LT Valerie Cappelaere Delaney.
Mission: To promote and support women in all fields, especially aviation, and to inspire future generations of female leaders.
Vision: Women will become empowered leaders who reach forward for mentorship, who reach back to support and inspire those behind them, and who approach any obstacle with the mindset to “ADAPT AND OVERCOME.”
Core Values: Courage, Integrity, Mentorship, Service, Leadership
Navy Lieutenant Valerie Cappelaere Delaney, 26, of Anacortes, WA, and Ellicott City, MD, perished on March 11, 2013, when the Navy jet she was piloting crashed in Eastern Washington State during a training mission. She served as an EA-6B Prowler pilot in Electronic Attack Squadron 129 at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Washington. Her military achievements include the National Defense and Global War on Terrorism Service Medals, and she was posthumously promoted to Lieutenant.
Several books and manuals have been added to the Avialogs collection during the last month, among them:
- De Havilland Ghost Handbook
- Fayrey Gannet Mk2. Schedule of spare parts
- Catalog of Parts Lockheed 10
- Catalog of Parts Lockheed 12
- Jet Provost Repair Instructions
- Service Instructions for ST-3KR Airplanes
- Erection and Maintenance Instructions B-24D, G, H and J Liberator
They will be scanned within the next month.
Last acquisitions done at the library were dedicated to French aviation from the 30' and 20's
1928 - Notice Avion Caudron Type 59 E.T.2
1924 - Notice technique avion Nieuport type 29.C1
1919 - Notice Technique Avion Farman Goliath Type F.60 Bn.2
1929 - Notice Technique Hispano Suiza Type 9V
Merry Christmas to all Avialogs readers and notably to all subscribers !
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