Horatio Belmar
Jim Flanagan
Leo Soto
Hugh O'Donnell
Jean Smith

Aviation Mechanics Journal - July 1980 advertisement

Claude Austin, Maintenance Supervisor and Charlie Freehling, Chief Inspector... the very best in the business.

Dean Franklin Aviation Enterprises

Miami, Florida

Grumman Seaplane /Parts Dealer

photo credit Jim Flanagan
photo credit Tom Anusewicz
Claude Austin, Mrs. Blair, Eric Crossfield and Andy Whitener

A busy ramp in St. Thomas.  A great photo of numerous AAB aircraft in maintenance. The photo includes VS-44 (out of service), Super CAT/PBY, 2 Gooses and a Cessna 185 (N169E) on floats registered to Don Schell and Bill Sorren, pilots at AAB.

Senior maintenance supervisors, Claude Austin on left engine and Victor Pinheiro on the right.with pilot Bill Sorren walking across the ramp.

Jim Flanagan & Eric Crossfield
performing a 100 hr. Engine Inspection
photos by Steve Bell 
photo credit Kevin Murphy
photo credit Kevin Murphy
photo credit Charlie Freehling
photo credit Charlie Freehling

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