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Check out the Foynes Flying Boat Museum, in Foynes, Ireland.  A great museum featuring their fantastic new exhibit – a full scale replica of the Boeing B314 “Yankee Clipper”.  This replica was created for the museum from detailed plans by a team specialising in movie sets, and the reviews they have received of the aircraft are fantastic.


Check out the Naval Air Museum, Pensacola, FLA

Links/Resources

Links of Interest

National Museum of Naval Aviation

Unusual Aviation Pictures

Pan American World Airways

Airliners.net

PanAm Air.org

Flying Clippers

Foynes Flying Boat Museum, in Foynes, Ireland – features
a full scale replica of the Boeing B314 “Yankee Clipper”.  This replica was created for the museum from detailed plans by a team specialising in movie sets, and the reviews they have received of the aircraft are fantastic.

Commercials from the Past – Various Airlines

Innovators: JUAN TRIPPE – Chasing the Sun

A good reference site for anyone wanting to purchase
books about flying… Aeroplane Books.com

with an alphabetical listing of books about
commercial airplanes here – Commercial Airline Titles

Dynamic Graphics Website Design & Hosting  
they designed our site, and are our webmasters

Helpful Site Links

Veteran’s Benefits

Medicare has a web site (www.mymedicare.gov ).  You enter your SSN and within a week or so they send you a letter with a temporary password.  It contains good info as to what preventative  treatments you are eligible for,  all the doctor visits within the past year, etc.    Mitch

Pan American World Airways, Queen of The Skies PAN AM

FlightAware – Free Flight Tracker – IFR Flight Status, Tracking, History, Maps

Virtual Flight Surgeons

More Useful Resources

Identity Theft Information
IRS Tax Forms & Pubs    
Medicare Information    
Medicare’s Nursing Home Comparison site
NHTSA National Highway
Traffic Safety Admin.  RECALLS    
NTSB
NTSB Press Releases  
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation PBGC
The National Air and Space Museum   
U.S. Postal Service, verify zips, etc 
US State Dept. – TRAVEL WARNINGS
AARP    Lotsa Discounts.!!
Computer Printer Supplies 

Download a free VIEWER for most
Microsoft Office products. 
  -Select Download – etc.

Fellowship of Christian Airline Personnel    

Hoax & Chain Letter Verification

Hubble Telescope Site    

Identity theft, helping victims

Local Times – Around the World    

MAPS – Univ of Texas Library –
Every kind of map 

National Institutes of Health –
Cardiovascular Information 

Newspapers – US NEWSPAPER LIST  

Official Time – Select your own time zone

Paycheck Calculators – FREE

Red Cross – Disaster Preparedness
Information/Suggestions

Ref Desk, Best source of facts on the Internet

Retired Captain Dick Blizzard’s “Log of the
Cumberland” (their yacht’s travels) 

Retired PAA/DAL Captain Robert Gandt – Author

SAFETY ALERTS & RECALLS 

Space Wander Virtual Space Trip

Telephone/Address Directory Assistance

Text Cleanup
CHANGED

UM Weather    

URBAN LEGENDS AND FOLKLORE – Hoax/Scam info. 

Weather & Forecasts

DELTA RELATED

Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Merchandise     http://www.delta.com/travel/reservations/
flight_sched/elec_time/index.jsp

Delta ALPA Pilots \n Page
http://www.dalpa.com/pilots/index.html “,1] ); //–>

Delta Air Lines Merchandise    
Delta Air Lines System Schedule — Download    
Delta ALPA Pilots Page     SEE: The Forum..!!
Delta Business Cards Order    
Delta Captain Kevin Garrison’s “CEO OF THE COCKPIT” 
Delta Employee’s Sailing Club WEB Site    
Delta Heritage Museum     http://www.dalstore.com CHANGE
Delta Home Delivery of News 
Delta Insider NEWS – Atlanta Journal-Constitution   
Delta Pioneers National Web Site  
Delta Pioneers BOS – Yellowbird Chapter
Delta Pioneers SEA – Pacific Northwest Chapter     
Delta Riders Motorcycle Club   
Delta “SONG” 
Delta’s & other Aircraft Photos Online  
Delta’s Virtual Private Network (VPN)  
Flightline Data Services – Non-rev availability, listing,
schedules, etc.
 
   (Widget Works)
Medical – MetLife’s Dental    
Medical – Prescriptions    
Medical – United Health Care 
O’Hare-Midway web site 
Pan Am – Gone but Not Forgotten – Vern Kennedy’s Site   
Pan Am / Association of Former Pan Am Employees    
Pan Am Historic Web Site
Retired Delta Pilots Network 
Western Airlines 1925 to 1987 – Purely
Western Airlines site    

Investor’s Business Daily recently published some web pages where one can go to check the authenticity of what your computer is receiving. Some hoaxes contain warnings about viruses and others harm businesses. Here are places
where you can check and debunk hoaxes.
http://www.truthorfiction.com
http://www.snopes.com
http://www.virusbtn.com
http://www.symantec.com
http://www.museumofhoaxes.com
http://www.urbanlegends.about.com
http://vil.mcafee.com/hoax.asp

Historical Aviation online catalog 
Weather Underground
Foreign Currency Converter 
Museum of Commercial Aviation
Medals of America
USAF Telephone Directory Assistance 
United Retired Pilots Benefit Protection Association 

Airport Hotels Web site 
Bestfares.com
Dargal Interline
Good interline travel section.
INTERLINE VACATIONS
Interlining Plus
Rail Europe – Most Popular Rail Passes
The Cruise Company
US State Dept.TRAVEL WARNINGS

Air Force Retiree News 
Armed Forces Net – Military Guide
Armed Forces Recreation Center Resorts in Europe
Defense Link – US Dept. of Defense
GI SEARCH.COM
find Military friends
http://www.militaryreport.com.
National Museum of Naval \n Aviation     http://www.naval-air.org/
Naval and Marine Corps Air Stations of WW II by \n Retired Delta Captain Mel Shettle     http://www.airbasebooks.com/
Photos & Data sheets – Military transports, \n tankers, etc.     http://www.theaviationzone.com/
THE BLUE \n ANGELS SCHEDULE
http://www.airshow.com/blueangels.htm“,1] ); //–>
Military News for All Branches of service  

Military Report — The military community’s
largest Benefits newsletter

National Museum of Naval Aviation
Naval and Marine Corps Air Stations of
WW II by Retired Delta Captain Mel Shettle  

Photos & Data sheets – Military transports, tankers, etc.
THE BLUE ANGELS SCHEDULE
THE THUNDERBIRDS SCHEDULE
The Warbird Index
US Air Force Museum
US Army Aviation Museum
US Coast Guard: The Ancient Order of The
Pterodactyl’s (AOP) home page

USN & USMC Douglas AD-Skyraider site
Vietnam Veterans Memorial 
Wings Online Aviation Links 

Airjet Airline World News – an email
newsletter from AW&ST

Airline accident and safety information    
http://www.airliners.net/
Airline History    http://airlines.afriqonline.com/airlines/
Airline Pilot\’s Historical \n Society     http://www.oncealoft.com/
Airplane & Aviation Links    \n
http://www.celebratetoday.com/airlinks.html
Airport Names \n & Codes – ATA & ICAO     http://www.airodyssey.net/reference/airports.html
Airshow Schedules, including Blue Angles, \n Thunderbirds     “,1] ); //–>
Airline aircraft — photos and information
Airline History
Airline Pilot’s Historical Society
Airplane & Aviation Links   
Airport Names & Codes – ATA & ICAO 
Airshow Schedules, including Blue Angles, Thunderbirds
ALPA – The Air Line Pilots Association
Amelia Earheart’s last flight re-creation
Antique Airplane Assn & The Airpower Museum, Inc. 
Aviation Information – Airports/NavAids/Fuel/etc. 
Aviation Links to almost everything.
Aviation’s Top 100 web site – zillions of links
everything on aviation

AVweb – The Internet’s Aviation Magazine and News Service  
Boeing Merchandise & Collectibles 
Cradle of Aviation Museum
Ed & Connie Bowlin’s Web Site for
Aviation Memorabelia
Great Circle Distance between any points
Independent Airline Rumor Message
Board Forum site;
    
Official Airline Guide – OAG 
Team Convair (Search your browser for
Convair 880.  There are 1200+ sites) 

The busiest aviation hub in cyberspace.

Planning Your Doctor Visit
http://nihseniorhealth.gov/talkingwithyourdoctor/planningyourdoctorvisit/01.html 

Search by Insurance for Geriatric Care
http://www.zocdoc.com/insurances

Medicare.gov: Forms, Help & Resources

http://www.medicare.gov/forms-help-and-resources/

Medicare Part D Coverage
http://www.ehealthinsurance.com/medicare/part-d

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid: Regulations and Guidance
http://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Regulations-and-Guidance.html

Senior Care Resource Guide
http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.center.Senior-Care.94.html

Senior Health
http://nihseniorhealth.gov/ 

Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors
http://www.newbeginningsdrugrehab.org/guide-to-addiction-prevention-for-seniors/

Staying Healthy as a Senior
http://www.usa.gov/Topics/Seniors/Health/Staying-Healthy.shtml

Resources for Ensuring a Long, Happy and Healthy Life
https://www.kanetix.ca/healthy-life

Staying Healthy Over 50
http://www.helpguide.org/life/healthy_aging_seniors_aging_well.htm

Benefits of Swimming for Seniors
http://www.backyardocean.com/Swimming-Benefits-Safety-Seniors-a/269.htm 


Chloe Pearson
chloe@consumerhealthlabs.com
Consumer Health Labs | Informed Consumers Make Healthier Choices.
2054 Kildaire Farm Rd. #204 | Cary, NC | 27518

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