SFO Aircraft Maintenance

 

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L-R John Gates, ???, Joseph Micieli, David Palmer (Submitted by Joseph Micieli) F27 in front of Maintenance Hanger Joseph Micieli standing in front of a Martin 404 in SFO (Submitted by Joseph Micieli) Joseph Micieli assigned as Onboard Mechanic for 727 Charters (Submitted by Joseph Micieli) Frank Miller, Radio Mecchanic (Submitted by Frank Miller) 1949 Maintenance Ad (Submitted by Dan Veenstra) Art Lundt - 1953 (Submitted by Fred Lopez) Al Lane - Maintenance  (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Jim Hawks - Maintenance (Submitted by Jim Hawks) Alan Ng - Maintenance  (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Thelma Farias - Stores Clerk (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Angelo Spandrio - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Rod Mitchell, Lead Mechanic (Submitted by Bill Dellinges) Pepe Tulmavave - Fueler (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Bill Schmidt (Submitted by Bill Dellinges) Buck Hilton - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Bud Paulsen - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Carl Vonderwall - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Carlos Colon - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Herb Sturtevant - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Dave Palmer - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Hiro Tsukimura - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Dean Castle - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Howard Pease - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Eddie Ishimaru - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Jack Moreci - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Joe Smith - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Floyd Dunn - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Floyd Long - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) John Geich - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Fred Lopez - Maintenance (Submitted by Bill Dellinges) Mel Fagan - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Fred Rothaug - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Paul Werren - Maintennce (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Gordon Mawson - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Gus Torres - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Ray Booth - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Wally Jee - Maintenance Manager (Submitted by Richhard Ayres) Sims Cortez - Maintenance (Submitted by Richard Ayres) Steve Carey - Maintenance (Submitted by Bill Dellinges) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Tom Wilson (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Buck Hilton (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Ed Oleson (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Herbie Sturdevant (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Buck Hilton in M202 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Eddie Ishmaru (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Buck Hilton & Jack Mills (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Ed Oleson (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Jack Mills, Ed Oleson, ???, Buck Hilton (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Fred Rice (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Marv Meier, ??? (Submitted by Buck Hilton) George Batiza (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Ed Oleson, ???, Fred Rice, George Batiza (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Joe Koppel & Rudie Krsur (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Front - Charlie Hyer (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Buck Hilton (Submitted by Buck Hilton) B727 at DL gate 38 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R ???, Rod Mitchell, ??? (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Jack Sunbridge & Buck Hilton (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Visiting dignitaries from Japan wanting to sell their YS11 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Marv Meier, ??? (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Chuck Easton (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) M202 in old hanger (Submitted by Buck Hilton) DC3 wheelwell showing landing gear (Submitted by Buck Hilton) DC3 wheelwell showing landing gear (Submitted by Buck Hilton) R2800 Engine for M404 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) R2800 Engine for M404 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) R2800 Engine for M404 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) R2800 Engine for M404 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Caravelle & 56 Ford Service Vehicle (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Charlie Hyer & Kennie Graham (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Jack Mills & ??? (Submitted by Buck Hilton) 1948 engine overhaul (Submitted by Fred Lopez) L-R Ed Oleson, George Batiza (Submitted by Buck Hilton) 1948 Instrument overhaul (Submitted by Fred Lopez) Old Hanger (Submitted by Buck Hilton) 1948 Line Maintenance (Submitted by Fred Lopez) Japanese group unsuccessully tried to have us buy their YS-11 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) 1948 Sheet Metal Shop (Submitted by Fred Lopez) L-R Jack Mills, George Batiza, Rudie Krsur & Rolls Royce Engine Reps. (Submitted by Buck Hilton) 1948 Stores & Supplies (Submitted by Fred Lopez) Lockheed L-12 & Charlie Hyer (Submitted by Buck Hilton) L-R Rick Hel. & Arnold Boller (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Rudy Couk (Pilot) in L-12 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Charlie Hyer (Submitted by Buck Hilton) 1948 Communications Shop (Submitted by Fred Lopez) title= Mills Field Airport (SFO 1937) (Submitted by Bill Dellinges) 1960 PAL General Offices & Maintenance Facilities (Submitted by Sylvia Townley) 1960 PAL General Offices & Maintenance Facilities )Submitted by Sylvia Townley) New Hanger (Submitted by Buck Hilton) (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Old Hanger (Submitted by Buck Hilton) Old Hanger, DC3, L-R Marv Meier, ??? (Submitted by Buck Hilton) New GO under construction (Submitted by Buck Hilton) M404's (Submitted by Buck Hilton) New Hanger - 1968 (Submitted by Buck Hilton) First Flight - SWA - November 21, 1946 LAX to SFO (Submitted by Dan Veenstra)