Your Name :   Joe Hagan
Todays Date? :   9/11/2006
E-mail Address :   whistles_n_bells@yahoo.com
City :   St. George
State :   UT
Country :   U.S.A.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Retired from the Widget in 1998. WAL 1972-1987 (Flight Control-dispatcher). Wife, Janice (nee Nielsen) FL 1959-1965 (stew), WA 1965-1987, retired from Widget in 1994. Just surfed into this website.
Your Name :   Monica Grote
Todays Date? :   09/10/06
E-mail Address :   monicagrote39@msn.com
City :   Normal
State :   IL
Country :   US
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   Flight Attendant from 03/69 to 06/85
Your Name :   RON CARLSON
Todays Date? :   07 SEPT 06
E-mail Address :   rcarl@pacifier.com
City :   portland
State :   0regon
Country :   usa
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   WAL PDX PSGR SVC...MAY 62 TO 83
Your Name :   eva
Todays Date? :   9/1/06
E-mail Address :   evike@qwest.net
City :   phoenix
State :   az
Country :   u.s.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   Anything planned for the annual LAX party in December. It was eons ago I went and I dont think they had it last year. Is this the only website for former WA employees? Any others?
Your Name :   Tony Roberts
Todays Date? :   11 Aug 2006
E-mail Address :   runningbird63@hotmail.com
City :   Aguanga
State :   Ca.
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   YES
Comments :   Hi. Employed 1964 - 1999 LAX Maint. Avionics.
Your Name :   Joe Christie
Todays Date? :   August 5, 2006
E-mail Address :   joe.christie@sbcglobal.net
City :   Sacramento
State :   California
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1968-?
Comments :   Wonderful memories of a world a bit different than what we have today. Great group to work with.
Your Name :   Gene Challgren
Todays Date? :   8/5/2006
E-mail Address :   cgenec@swbell.net
City :   N. Richland Hills
State :   Tx.
Country :   U.S.A.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes,July 1968-April 1987
Comments :   Retired from the slide shop at the Delta hangar on April 1, 2005. Worked on overhaul in LAX, hangar in DFW, then Line in DFW and finished in the slide shop in DFW. It sure is wonderful to be retired. Thanks, Glen for the good work on the website, I sure a
Your Name :   Judi Ward Lasater
Todays Date? :   07-31-2006
E-mail Address :   erlasater@yahool.com
City :   Jefferson
State :   OR
Country :   Marion
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes-1963-1965
Comments :   Reservations agent at 9th and Flower in downtown LA. I made many friends and loved the work.
Your Name :   Lloyd L Himes
Todays Date? :   7/31/06
E-mail Address :   DeeLLem@aol.com
City :   West Harrison
State :   Indiana
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   SFO/MSP/LAS/CVG
Comments :   GSE Dept. 12/1966-10/2006 GOING FISHING!!!
Your Name :   James Morrow
Todays Date? :   7/30/06
E-mail Address :   jim@homesvegas.com
City :   Las VEgas
State :   nv.
Country :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes 1968-2001
Comments :   Retired from DL 2001 Worked PHX and LAS
Your Name :   MIKE HALLIWELL
Todays Date? :   07/29/06
E-mail Address :   mikeh@avequip.com
City :   
State :   California
Country :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   1966-1987 Stores and Purchasing. WAL was good times and good memories, nice to see some familiar names.
Your Name :   Ed Lemp
Todays Date? :   07-28-2006
E-mail Address :   katanded@msn.com
City :   South Jordan
State :   Utah
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   10-27-1967 to the merger
Comments :   Retired from Delta 03-01-2005 Enjoy the site .... thnx for the memories .........
Your Name :   Lou
Todays Date? :   07/19/06
E-mail Address :   lpacitti@msn.com
City :   Fountain Valley
State :   Ca.
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   I enjoyed working with the guys, and gals. I think of them now and then. I miss the camaraderie.
Your Name :   gary plehn
Todays Date? :   6/30/06
E-mail Address :   
City :   cypress
State :   calif
Country :   u.s.a
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   7/14/59
Comments :   Great memories, The best years of an airline.
Your Name :   thomas pajak
Todays Date? :   june 3 2006
E-mail Address :   thomaspajak@aol.com
City :   lake havasu city
State :   arizona
Country :   usa
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1965 -1999
Comments :   retired 1999 from Delta at lax and enjoying the sun in Arizona
Your Name :   Robert L. Sullivan
Todays Date? :   5/15/06
E-mail Address :   mehs2004@msn.com
City :   South West
State :   Washington
Country :   U.S.A
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes 1968/1987
Comments :   Avionics -SFO -LAX -PDX Retired 2001 I also got involved with tractors- Murry, got two, New Kubota 3130 4by4-LA723 loader.
Your Name :   Ric Scott
Todays Date? :   11may 2006
E-mail Address :   zenith4949@yahoo.com
City :   New York
State :   New York
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   I miss the good old days,working the various flights.
Your Name :   Donald M. Orcutt
Todays Date? :   May 9, 2006
E-mail Address :   9X-908K@earthlink.net
City :   Poulsbo
State :   Washington
Country :   U.S.A.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Was pilot based at SE-TAC. Came with the PNA merger. Flew the B-720 A & B and the B-727-200. Retired in 1980. Had much fun.
Your Name :   sam mcmahan
Todays Date? :   05/05/06
E-mail Address :   swmsam2@bellsouth.net
City :   cleveland
State :   tn
Country :   Shirley McMahan
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   LAX
Comments :   
Your Name :   Toni White Thompson
Todays Date? :   May 3, 2006
E-mail Address :   tonit90274@yahoo.com
City :   Rolling Hills Estates
State :   California
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Worked for Tony Favero in Maintenance 1968-79 then Commissary to 1983. I recognize a lot of the names registered because I kept the Teamster Seniority Roster from 1968-79.Hello to all the maintenance guys.
Your Name :   MICHAEL VANCE CROASDALE
Todays Date? :   05/01/06
E-mail Address :   MRCROZFL@AOL.COM
City :   SAN FRANCISCO
State :   CA
Country :   SAN FRANCISCO
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   WILLIAM ROBERT CRAOSDALE JR (MR BILL)
Comments :   THANK YOU WE ARE HAVING A CELEBRATION OF LIFE IN PASADENA ON 05/27/06 FOR MY DEAR BROTHER AND I HAPPENED UPON THIS SWEET SITE...THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES....VANCE CROASDALE ( MRCROZFL@AOL.COM
Your Name :   Richard alan scott
Todays Date? :   01 may 2006
E-mail Address :   zenith4949@yahoo.com
City :   newyork
State :   ny
Country :   usa
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   
Your Name :   thomas pajak
Todays Date? :   april 19 2006
E-mail Address :   thomaspajak@aol.com
City :   lake havasu city
State :   arizona
Country :   Mohave
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes 1965-1999
Comments :   Had one hellofa time at western and made alot of friends.My lips are still moving and im alive.
Your Name :   John Dapper
Todays Date? :   4-14-06
E-mail Address :   dapper45@msn.com
City :   Grants Pass
State :   Oregon
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Employed 1950 to 1955 Sr Dispatch Clerk LAX
Your Name :   GORDON SMITH
Todays Date? :   10 APR 2006
E-mail Address :   GKSO@JUNO.COM
City :   LOVELAND
State :   CO
Country :   US
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   YES
Comments :   KEEP THE SHINY SIDE UP
Your Name :   Steve Gulko
Todays Date? :   March 21, 2006
E-mail Address :   pieman108@excite.com
City :   Gustine
State :   California
Country :   U.S.A.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   1967- 1978. Worked swingshift sheet metal in LAX hanger 67 & 68. Then went to SFO maintenance until 78. Owned Exxon station until end of 85. Went to United Airlines as a s/m mech, maint training instructor, and aircraft inspector. Retired 5/01/2005. Wes
Your Name :   Carol Ann Legge Wichterman Faulkner
Todays Date? :   March 5, 2006
E-mail Address :   carol.n.frank@cox.net
City :   Chandler
State :   AZ
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes, both husband Frank and I
Comments :   Stay in touch everybody! CarolnFrank Faulkner *Carol...DOE 03-24-69/ Ret. 11-01-02/ MSP-PHX-SLC-PHX *Frank...DOE 07-21-58/ Ret. 04-01-01/ IDA-PIH-HNL-PHX WA/DL retirees & DL Pioneers Arizona Sun Catchers Chapter 480-345-2677 carol.n.frank@cox.net 2
Your Name :   Dan Shoffner
Todays Date? :   03/05/2006
E-mail Address :   dtshoffner@yahoo.com
City :   Jacksonville
State :   Texas
Country :   U.S.A.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1968-1986
Comments :   LGB & LAX
Your Name :   Steve Izo
Todays Date? :   3/3/06
E-mail Address :   thundertrout1@aol.com
City :   San Leandro
State :   California
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Worked in LAX 1962-1969: SFO 1969-1984: I will never forgot the experience I have gained while working for Western! The Only Way to Fly
Your Name :   John Eckberg
Todays Date? :   03-02-06
E-mail Address :   jdeplane@aol.com
City :   Los Angeles
State :   CA
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Worked in Maintenance Control 1983 thru 1994 combined Western and Delta. Now retired. Volunteer at Flight Path Learning Center Museum LAX
Your Name :   Steve Peterson
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   speterson@cross.com
City :   Hartland
State :   Minnesota
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes, Denver / SLC
Comments :   Great Information!
Your Name :   Alan Matchinsky
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   alan.matchinsky@nwa.com
City :   Apple Valley
State :   Minnesota
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   LAX - Information Services
Comments :   Worked LAX from 1970 through 1976 on the Accu-Res computer system. Would love to connect with former WAL computer geeks from the 60s and 70s. We were all based in LAX and worked on Century Ave. I still find the WAL days as the best of my long career
Your Name :   John Rauen
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   rauensac@earthlink.net
City :   Sacramento
State :   Calif
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1963 to 1979 SFO
Comments :   This is a wonderful way to keep in touch with ole WAL folks. Sure glad to be out of the airline business today with all the stuff
Your Name :   Gregg Bambo Jr.
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   MBambo@comcast.net
City :   Salt Lake City
State :   Utah
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes, 1968-1988
Comments :   Spent most of my Western career in SFO until the Delta merger placed me in SLC. Flying for Western and associating with crews was like a family organization and a fun job in those days. The skiing and golf will keep me in SLC forever.
Your Name :   Bill Saunders
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   BandL88@aol.com
City :   Tucson
State :   Arizona
Country :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Worked Fleetservice Department. Retired in 1993. Would love to receive e-mails from you and folks that live in my area
Your Name :   Leslie Lavinsky
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   leslie.lavinsky@yahoo.com
City :   Manhattan Beach
State :   CA
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Trying to remember the address of the Res and Admin building on Avion Dr. in Los Angeles. Was it 6060? Something like that. I just cant remember. It is now turned into a Murcury Air Logistics. So I think the address number has changed. Thanks.
Your Name :   Gary Plehn
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   garyplehn@aol.com
City :   cypress
State :   ca
Country :   orange
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   retired 2005 great viewing the pics of the best working years at the only way to fly airline
Your Name :   walter wagner
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   walwwag@cox.net
City :   Henderson
State :   NV.
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   YES WELD SHOP
Comments :   GREAT PICTURES
Your Name :   Tanya Richard Cleaver
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   colocleaver@comcast.net
City :   Centennial
State :   Colorado
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   I was a stewardess based in Denver in the 1960s. I would like to hear from any of my old friends. Are any WAL events coming up in Denver?
Your Name :   sam mcmahan
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   swmsam2@bellsouth.net
City :   cleveland
State :   tn
Country :   usa
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   shirley A. McMahan
Comments :   
Your Name :   Karen Dantico Ringo
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   k.ringo@att.net
City :   San Pedro
State :   CA
Country :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   YES, 10/75 until merger
Comments :   Hired as stores clerk LAX. Customer Service Agent OAK/SFO/LAX Now working the other side with an Airline Contract Company. WAL was great!!
Your Name :   Mike Bailey
Your Website Address URL :   www.badgehistory.com
E-mail Address :   mike@badgehistory.com
City :   Valencia
State :   California
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1966-1974
Comments :   Need more Flight Ops personnel pictures! This site gets better and better.
Your Name :   Jerry Gallagher
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   jerdog84@hotmail.com
City :   Florence
State :   Kentucky
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   How is everyone doing? I started with western in SFO,then MSP and SLC. Now still hanging in there at CVG.
Your Name :   donald bernhardt
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   lasvegaskid2004@yahoo.com
City :   las vegas
State :   nv
Country :   usa
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   hi everybody
Your Name :   Jack Goodgion
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   jgoodgion@sbcglobal.net
City :   Hurst
State :   Texas
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   Great site Glen. Good to see so many familiar faces. Still kicking dung out here in Texas. At least I think thats whats on my shoe. Hey Glen I came upon a bunch of photos that were given to me during the construction of the Western Album but had no room f
Your Name :   Glenn Cassel
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   rigger45us@yahoo.com
City :   Wichita
State :   KS
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   No
Comments :   In 1970, as a fifteen year old, I was a passenger on the Milk Run from Great Falls to Idaho Falls in a brand new 737. The Flight Attendants wore hot pants uniforms. Western was also the airline that took me to San Diego Naval Training Center on 29 Septemb
Your Name :   Mark Mullin
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   amullin@peoplepc.com
City :   Peachtree City
State :   Georgia
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   YES
Comments :   HELLO TO ALL WAL FLIGHT CREW MEMBERS--MISS YOU ALL
Your Name :   Jim Raab
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   rabit5@comcast.net
City :   Olympia
State :   Wa
Country :   U.S.A.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yep ! hire date 6/6/66
Comments :   21 years with Western - the very best and a real family - not like the arrogant inbreads that bought us - soooo glad to be retired from that bunch - life is great up here in Olympia - i live on puget sound at Steamboat Island - drop on by - jR
Your Name :   dennis m tack
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   motack99@aol.com
City :   kimberling city
State :   mo
Country :   usa
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   pilot 1966 to dal 1999
Comments :   miss wal
Your Name :   DOUG SEITZ
Your Website Address URL :   
E-mail Address :   dougoutdoug@yahoo.com
City :   BELLINGHAM
State :   WASHINGTON
Country :   USA
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1967 TO 1987
Comments :   RETIRED FROM DELTA NOV 1, 2001