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Our low yearly rate for membership includes a monthly newsletter, access to the listing of your fellow Pan Am employees, and valuable information about health, safety, and more!

If you are a former Pan Am employee,click here to send in your information.

About Clipper Pioneers

Clipper Pioneers is an organization of retired Pan American Pilots and Crew.

Friends and families of Pan American employees are welcome to join us!

We publish a regular newsletter filled with interesting and exciting stories from the past – as well as current happenings with the Clipper Pioneers organization and tips about how to save money on travel and other areas of retirement living .

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Our 2015 Board of Directors are:


Harvey Benefield
1261 Algardi Ave.
Coral Gables, FL 33146-1107
(306) 665-6384

Vice President / Secretary

Stu Archer
7340 SW 132 St.
Miami, FL 33156-6804
(305) 238-0911


Jerry Holmes
192 Foursome Drive
Sequim, WA 98382
(360) 681-0567



$80 – pays for 4 years
$20 – pays for 1 year

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Maiden of the
Maiden Flight

Information from this website about the Hindenburg.

Interesting photographs and biography of a woman who had a lot of firsts in aviation. Something I do not recall seeing before.. Great old pictures… Stu

Check out
Pan Am Clipper
Flying Boats –
Click Here.


Have you ever heard of this?

Sounders Roe SARO SR.45 “Princess”
Click here…

Watch this
PanAm Clipper
commercial video –
it will take you
back in time!!

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The February 2018 newsletter is now online!
Read it here!
(Members Only)

For previous
go to our Archive.
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The VA has published their Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents Booklet for 2008. An easy-to-read reference guide, it provides the most current information about your earned benefits. You can download the 153 page booklet at the following website –click here.