August 19th

With any glorious sunrise, optimism abounds when plowing a mirror-like tropical lagoon for what I had hoped would be THE day that I have been hoping for. After fourteen plus years, I had found the exact location Amelia Earhart researcher Joe Gervias and his contemporary researcher, Charlie Hill, had both adamantly claimed that the remains…

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First Day Just Wrapped…

And we found remnants of an old Japanese medical facility under the newer slab. The good news is that I am certain we are in the correct location because of numerous factors. The bad news, the old Japanese slab has been demolished (probably in the early 1980″s) to use as filler material for a larger…

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Today is the Day…

Today is the day.  Either we find the resting place of 15 missing Americans or I learn that I’ve wasted 15 years of my life in search of a ghost. Crossing fingers here in Micronesia!

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Slab Found!

Arrived in Truk Lagoon on Tuesday and quickly departed the following morning to investigate a lead as to where the slab in question was located. By mid day, we believe we have finally found the elusive slab! That’s right! You heard it right. WE FOUND THE SLAB! Now, after several days of negotiating with the…

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We’ve Arrived, Please Follow Us in Our Search!

  Hello All! We’ve now arrived in Truk Lagoon, Micronesia to continue the quest for The Lost Clipper.  As mentioned in our previous posts, we hope to be able to bring you updates from the islands to include brief commentary and photos (depending on available bandwidth, of course). Please “Like” our facebook page, “See Us”…

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On My Way…

August 12, 2014 We haven’t been formally introduced?  I’m Jeff Riegel, a friend and fellow video enthusiast to Guy, helping with everything from shooting to editing to social media in this fantastic endevour.  I’ve been acquainted with Guy and The Lost Clipper project since we first met in early 2002.  Through the years, I’ve been…

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Guam: Last Stop Before Truk, Micronesia

August 10, 2014 A few shots from Guy on his travels.  Here he is arriving in Guam for the night, his last stop.  After some overnight rest, he’ll travel on to Truk in the morning, his final destination.  Stopping in Japan and Guam helps him acclimate to the changing timezones, a 14 hour (and one…

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Mission #3 Pre-Trip Words

August 8, 2014 A few words… only hours before Guy Noffsinger leaves for Japan then on to Truk for the third mission to search for the 15 lost American souls.  Guy’s airplane will be maneuvering around two named hurricanes in the Pacific Ocean on his long flight to Japan.  With a 15 hour layover, he…

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FoxTV: Spreading the Word

Spreading the word about The Lost Clipper via Fox 5 in Washington DC before the next trip to Japan, Guam and Truk later this week. “You are about to meet a man who is working on a documentary, but he doesn’t know how it ends. It’s the story of the first plane ever hijacked. There…

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New ‘Lost Clipper’ Social Media Sites

  Hello All! One week from now we’ll be arriving in Truk Lagoon, Micronesia to continue the quest.  As mentioned in our previous post, we hope to be able to bring you updates from “the road” to include brief commentary and photos (depending on available bandwidth, of course). Please “Like” our facebook page and “Follow…

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Seven Days and Counting…

One more shout out to everyone who helped make this effort possible. Because of your financial support and integral belief in this project, the Hunt for the Lost Clipper has begun preparations to leave the US and head for Micronesia next Friday. In reality, the $6,100 raised is roughly 50% of the actual cost of…

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