PICTURE COURTESY OF NEIL McCUTCHAN
SAME GROUP AS BELOW
PICTURE COURTESY OF ED CARTWRIGHT
Standing L to R: Granville Goza, Larry Mercer, Jerry Vangrunsven, Larry Schmidt, Louis Evans, John Flournoy, Ray Dunn, Vance Need, George Halichak (chief test pilot Kaman), Nathan Green, Neil McCutchan, Dennis Woods, Jim Travis, Fred Bergold, Donald Eudy, John Blei, John Christianson, Bob Stuart
Front Row L to R: Sharon Walcutt, John Reese, Louis Mason, Jim Taylor, Chris Taylor, Jeff Baily, John Gibeau, Doug Vanderpool, Floyd “LUCKY” Lockhart, Bob Gardner, Clyde “RED” Lemke, Johan Ragay (Historian), Ed Cartwright
The 2006 Pedro Rescue Helicopter Association (PRHA) reunion was held August 3rd to 6th at the Bloomfield Marriott Hotel in CT.
One of the highlights of the reunion was a tour of the facility, which included their HH-43B which is used as a trainer for the K-1200 (K-MAX). Kaman flew the H-43 for the group. They also build the Sea Sprite.
There was also a tour of the New England Air Museum that included both an HH-43B and a Kaman display