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Fair Winds, Following Seas Mr. Hefner
By AlphaNews
9/28/2017 7:39:00 AM  
 © Glenn Francis Yesterday Playboy Enterprises founder Hugh Hefner passed away. He started the publication in 1953 and grew the magazine into a worldwide title. While controversial at times, one constant was Playboy's support of the U.S. Armed Forces. Whether it was supporting the USO or sending the Bunnies overseas to entertain our troops, Mr. Hefner and Playboy Enterprises felt an all Read More »

Tags: Vandy 1, Playboy, Hugh Hefner, USO, military
Categories: News, Military History
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The Greatest Show on Turf
By AlphaNews
7/11/2016 11:23:00 AM  
Each year in the small town of Geneseo, NY, the National Warplane Museum holds an airshow to showcase vintage warplanes and honor our veterans. For two days WWII and Korean-era aircraft — fighters, bombers, and cargo — roar overhead.  What makes the Geneseo Airshow even more unique is that it is one of the few shows that takes place entirely on grass. Planes such as the Whisky Read More »

Tags: Geneseo Air Show, Greatest Show on Turf, Warrior Flight Team, Vandy, Roman
Categories: Events
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Fear the Bunny
By AlphaNews
3/3/2016 10:16:00 PM  
Today marks the official launch of the Vandy MA-1 Flight Jacket. The patched-up bomber was done in partnership with the Warrior Flight Team and Playboy Enterprises. The profits of the jacket sales all benefit the work of the Warrior Flight Team.The Warrior Flight Team is a team of aviation enthusiasts and business leaders who work hard to create opportunities for wounded warriors and their familie Read More »

Tags: Vandy-1, MA-1, flight jacket, bomber, Playboy, US Navy, VX-9, Warrior Flight Team
Categories: News, Philanthrophy
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Get to Know Warrior Aviation
By AlphaNews
11/11/2015 6:19:00 AM  
On this Giving Tuesday, we wanted to highlight an organization that Alpha Industries supports whose mission is to help wounded veterans as they take their next step in life. Warrior Aviation is a team of aviation enthusiasts and business leaders who work hard to create opportunities for wounded warriors and their families to realize and follow their dreams. This is done by granting scholarships Read More »

Tags: Warrior Aviation, flight team, Vandy 1, L-39, scholarships, helping wounded warriors
Categories: Events, News, Philanthrophy
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