2020 Reunion Cancelled

2020 Reunion Cancelled

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION NEWS ARTICLE News It is with great reluctance that the Board of Directors of the Berlin Airlift Veterans Association (BAVA) has decided to cancel the planned 2020 reunion in Wichita KS.  The impact of the Covid-19 virus on the...
Berlin May 12th Events

Berlin May 12th Events

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION NEWS ARTICLE Month: March 2019 All Berlin Airlift members planning on attending the memorial events in Berlin May 11th & 12th should check the latest Legacy Newsletter and register at the hotel by April 4th to assure you will...
An Omaha Primer

An Omaha Primer

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION NEWS ARTICLE Month: August 2018 AN OMAHA PRIMER Plans are set for the 28th BAVA reunion in Omaha NE. The selected hotel is the Comfort Inn. The total remodeled hotel has been selected by many groups this year, ours is among seven...
Chuck Childs – Former President of BAVA

Chuck Childs – Former President of BAVA

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION MEMBER BIOGRAPHES Month: August 2018 Chuck Childs (Lt. Col. USAF, Ret.) of Rapid City SD is a former president of the Berlin Airlift Veterans Association. He retired from Ellsworth Air Force base SD in 1961 after a long career....
Jake Schuffert – Airlift Cartoonist

Jake Schuffert – Airlift Cartoonist

BERLIN AIRLIFT VETERANS ASSOCIATION MEMBER BIOGRAPHES Month: August 2018 Jake Schuffert had a knack of creating humor during the Airlift with his irreverentcartons about the life and times of the airlifters and their bosses’. Published in the Task Force Times...