The Story Behind the Manufacturer of The Hawaii Clipper

byJake Hardiman | Simply Flying When it comes to US postwar airliners, Douglas’s piston-engined designs like the DC-4 spring to mind. However, originally based in California, a now largely forgotten manufacturer called the Glenn L. Martin Company also threw its hat into the ring. In the beginning While The Martin Company’s best-known airliners flew in…

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Giving Thanks with a Grateful Heart

by The Lost Clipper Team It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful. (A moment of gratitude makes a difference in your attitude.)?? -David Steindl-Rast Enjoy this time with (friends via Zoom and) family around the dinner table this day!

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Adventurers Hope to Solve Enduring Aviation Mystery

by Jeff Riegel | Chris Wadsworth | Ashburn Magazine Some of The Lost Clipper team local to Baltimore/Washington DC recently got together over lunch and spent almost 4 hours speaking with Ashburn Magazine’s editor, Chris Wadsworth, about the historic story of the Lost (Hawaii) Clipper and our continued efforts to repatriate those lost souls in…

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Was Amelia Earhart’s Plane Just Found in Nikumaroro Lagoon?

by Michael Ashmore (Thanks to Chris Williamson at Vanished for the story lead) New Apple Maps satellite images might just reveal Amelia’s lost Lockheed Electra 10E for the first time since disappearing on “Round The World Flight” July 2, 1937. CHOWCHILLA, Calif., May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As if right under our nose, an image suggesting Amelia Earhart’s plane is submerged…

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Investigating Amelia Earhart’s Disappearance Mystery with Neutrons

From the first images, Beck and Ünlü said, it was clear they were uncovering new information. They are continuing to analyze the patch and likely will not reveal their findings until late spring of 2021, after more comprehensive experiments that include adjusting the irradiation time and power level of the reactor.

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National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Today marks the 79th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor sparking the beginning of World War II for the United States. Each year on Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Survivors, veterans, and visitors from all over the world come together to honor and remember the 2,403 service members and civilians who were killed during the…

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Enjoy this time with family

by The Lost Clipper Team It is not joy that makes us grateful; it is gratitude that makes us joyful. (A moment of gratitude makes a difference in your attitude.)   -David Steindl-Rast Enjoy this time with (friends via Zoom and) family around the dinner table this day!

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Four Ways We Can Use Your Help Today

Guy and the rest of the Lost Clipper team have been researching the disappearance of the NC14714 Hawaii Clipper for well over twenty years now. We’ve made great strides over the years, sometimes by leaps and bounds and other times in drabs and dribbles. Times are tough these days on a worldwide scale. For you….

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Pan Am PBS Documentary “Across the Pacific: Another Ocean” Pt. III

by Moreno/Lyons Productions in association withThe Pan Am Museum Foundation The third and last episode of the new Pan Am documentary entitled “Another Ocean” is streaming on the website of Virginia Public Media, the “presenting” PBS station. (View here…) https://www.pbs.org/video/crossing-the-pacific-across-the-pacific-another-ocean-a456bz/ Defying the skeptics, Pan Am builds an airway to Asia, allowing its airplanes to hopscotch across the world’s widest…

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Pan Am PBS Documentary “Across The Pacific: Latin Laboratory” Pt. II

by Moreno/Lyons Productions in association withThe Pan Am Museum Foundation Air Tourism Begins in “Across The Pacific: Latin Laboratory” The second episode of the new Pan Am documentary entitled “Latin Laboratory” is streaming on the website of Virginia Public Media, the “presenting” PBS station.  https://player.pbs.org/viralplayer/3043058025/ The third and last episode “Another Ocean” will be available online through PBS…

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A Memorial Day Tribute from The Lost Clipper Team

On this Memorial Day, the Lost Clipper team are thankful for the sacrifice so many throughout our history have made, for the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice and for their families who had to carry on without them. It is a sacrifice that is easy to forget. For those who have it,…

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