This is the story of a young American born in Brooklyn, New York on April 21, 1917 - just two days before the U.S. declared war on Germany in World War 1; the activities growing up on Staten Island; the four years at NYU getting his degree as an Aeronautical Engineer; his ten years with Pan American Airways in Brazil in Rio de Janeiro, Belem, at the mouth of the Amazon and the WWII years as a technician attached to the US Air Force forecasting weather to the Air Ferries on their flights to Africa; then to Guatemala as a Flight Dispatcher for the post war expansion of PAA from New Orleans and Miami to Panama. After ten years with PAA a new career in real estate from residential to commercial, including leadership leading to the 1971 presidecy of CAR. Having kept a journal, this book recounts these events along with a description of vacation trips to England, France, Spain, Brazil and spaces in between. It is a tale of the interesting events that make up a lifetime.
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|Size: ||7.3 MB|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781460285459 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|