is an OAE? by JOC Jungle Jim O'Leary, USN,
Cyber Skipper - Meet our CO Capt. Buz Dryfoose...
Cyber XO - Cdr. Billy Penguin...
VX-6 throughout the years.....Noel Gillespie...
VX-6 Roots in 'Operation High Jump'...
OAEA's - 'Old Antarctic Explorers' assn.
Save the Herks... Ongoing discussion and effort...
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to our fallen Deep Freeze
Here are some pages of Antarctic Lore.. Enjoy...
'Operation Deep Freeze' - U.S. Navy - 1954-1999
Sawyer adventures here...
Some background of Buz Sawyer as created by Roy Crane
Update concerning the 'Russian' passenger
Includes VX6 Airdales-Marines-Blackshoes-SeaBees-Coasties and all who love the penguin...
Newseum Archives... ( real stuff )
in Deep Freeze starting with Operation HighJump
Scott Polar Reaearch Institute commendation..Brian Shoemaker
Byrdcloth Parka - History and development by Buz Dryfoose..
Polar Grid Navigation.. an explanation and overview by Bob Nyden
Aspects of Aviation in Antarctica - Jungle Jim O'Leary
Operation High Jump... Noel Gillespie........
Amazing man .....our most senior OAE......
Time Line .. RD and the pace makers....
Wintering Over Ice stories....., 'Over'
A Toast from the flying class of 63.....
KC4USV Radio Station, 'Over', all over.
RNZAF Wigram Station..Farrell Whitney
Pensacola VX6 aircraft ...... Jim O'Connell
Max Conrad Antarctic flyover.. Billy Ace...
The Reading Room, Whitney and the out-housers.
Arctic Ice Island T3 and C-130 #320.. Art Herr
Skippers debriefing in the ready room.. Capt. Morris
Setting the record straight.. Noel Gillespie, our ZL OAE
Baby Its Cold outside.. Wilsheduit? A new age HMO saga....
Flight Crews of yester-year... ( more real stuff )
goes to Byrd Station....
Parachute Jumpers of VX-6.... Almost, by Buz Dryfoose
Antarctic Sea Story by Rafael (Ralph the Mexican) Melendez
Sopwith Camel in VX6......Buz Dryfoose...
Ode to the R4D - Goonie Birds....Billy Ace
Six Minute flight - Dynomite!!..another Buz job....
Cdr. Jim Waldron's Scrap Book
Charlene The Ice Taxi
Otters UC-1...Aircraft in a box
Helos RotorHeads of MacTown
R4D The E.D. Dryfoose Collection
R4D 221 Christchurch Det-B now @ Ferrymead
R4D Que Sera Sera, first to the South Pole
R4D Marine Corps ( VX6 ) version.... Buz....
P2V 439 In memorium from Wilkes Station
P2V Link to VX6 version..ski equipped...
R7V 644 The Superest Connie
R7V 624 The Survived Connie
C130 320 via Puenta Arenas, Chile, Tom Dunn
C130 318 Aussie-Pole-Byrd-McMurdo, DFSoupy
C130 917...The final flight of 917 as seen at the Pole...
Savored Ice Stories of a bygone era..
( even more real stuff but with a twist! )
Pete's Picture Review..
Sam and the Huskys..Original
Last Pete on the Ice
Racer on the hill
SP-90 Antarctic license Plate
Last VX6 C-130 off the ice
OAE's gather round 321 at Pt. Mugu 3-99
In-Ground pool at McMurdo
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Cdr. Jim Waldron has prepared a CD containing his thirty chapter book entitled,
"The Flight of the Puckered Penguins," plus over 150 color photographs. The book and the photos detail Cdr. Waldron's flying experiences during his sixteen months on the Antarctic Continent.
Full details are on his page, Jim Waldron's Scrap Book
Sample reading and Jim's book review here
U.S.C.G. Ice Breaker