The “Boneyard” at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base

In March 2011 I visited a place that should be on every aviation enthusiasts must see list for North America: the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Center (AMARG) at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, South of Tucson, Arizona. What on earth is that? Well it is better known as the “Boneyard“. After WW2 the US Air Force established an open…

PIMA Air and Space Museum – Tucson, AZ

South of Tucson, Arizona is the excellent PIMA Air and Space Museum which has more than 300 aircraft on display from all over the world from the 1930′s to modern day. It is a massive complex out in the desert, which due to the dry climate means many of the aircraft can be stored outside with little worry of corrosion…

Coming to America – Arizona

March 2011March 9th was the day I arrived in the USA to start a new chapter in my life. Green card in hand I went through customs at LAX without a hitch (last year they detained me for an hour to check all the “facts”!). Then it was on to a flight to Arizona for a…