72 Years Ago, Victory in Europe

Victory in Europe Day, generally known as V-E Day, VE Day or simply V Day, was the public holiday celebrated 72 years ago today on 8 May 1945.

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Weekly Clipper Clip #18: The Gold Nugget

Our last ‘Weekly Clipper Clip’ ends with Steven Murphy, Lead Investigator in the search for The Lost Clipper, who reminds us all that at the end of the day, it all comes down to helping the families of those lost souls to find their final resting place on U.S. soil. Steve Murphy worked in Miami…

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Happy New Year from The Lost Clipper

From our house to yours across the miles and globe… Guy, Jeff, Javier, Steve, and our newest contributor, Rodney Mitchell… we send our very best to you and your families.   We look forward to providing more information on our investigation in the coming year.  We hope this will be the most productive and revealing…

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Weekly Clipper Clip #17: Secrets

Does it all come down to secrets and lies?  Is that the main reason the M-130 Hawaii Clipper was hijacked? Javier Pena, Lead Investigator, talks about what may have been the early seeds of World War II. Peña’s early work for the DEA came as the international cocaine trade had begun to explode. In 1988,…

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Weekly Clipper Clip #16: An Expert’s Opinion

Dr. Vernon Grose, aviation expert and former NTSB member, tells his opinion simply and directly on what happened to The Lost Clipper. Per Wikipedia, Vernon Leslie Grose (born June 27, 1928) is an American author, professor, aerospace engineer, air disaster analyst, risk management expert, and former member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). In…

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Project RECOVER: A Quest to Locate and Repatriate Lost American Servicemen

In the same expression of hope and determination, the BentProp Project and Project RECOVER have interweaving common goals as The Search for the Lost Clipper to ultimately locate and help repatriate missing World War II Airmen.   Project RECOVER is a public-private partnership to enlist 21st century science and technology combined with in-depth archival and…

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Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

As the oil still seeps from the sunken hulk of the Battleship USS Arizona, also too does our thoughts and remembrances still linger of the day it was sunk – December 7th, 1941.  For me, I take this moment to not only reflect on the sacrifices of the honorable men and women during World War II, and all…

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…and then there is this…

As the bold headline in the Sunday Albuquerque Journal News Paper (Feb 5, 1939) shouts “Air Circles Baffled by Disappearance of Hawaii Clipper,” so goes our investigation.  In a reverse of how we normally give information to our readers – we have decided to post the  Page 7 article to better give the taste of…

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