Category Archives: Boeing Aircraft Company

Missiles, the 747, the SST, and NASA and Space 1958 to 1970

There is an online pamphlet that had a very detailed timeline for the Boeing Company at this link: http://www.boeing.com/resources/boeingdotcom/history/pdf/Boeing_Chronology.pdf I wanted to know what aircraft and military projects Boeing was working on from 1952 to 1970 when my Dad was there working. … Continue reading

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1951 to 1954: Aircraft Mechanic General to becoming a U.S. Air Force Inspector!

The Korean War started on 25 June, 1950 and this meant three more years at the U.S. Naval Air Station for Keith. This halted the closure of the Naval Air Station at Sandpoint in 1950. Keith worked in the Overhaul … Continue reading

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1942 to 1947: Sandpoint (U.S. Navy) to Boeing (Air Force) and back to working for the Navy…

Once war was declared in December of 1941 things got really difficult for workers like my father, Keith.  The war effort was in full force and production was key in getting airplanes ready for defense of the country and winning … Continue reading

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