Wings Spread Far & Wide: The Pan Am North Stars Steel Band. The story of Tony Williams, master of steel pan music, and the top steel band in the Caribbean, who combined forces with Pan American World Airways in the 1960s to create the lively & popular Pan Am Jet North Stars.
“When Travel Was an Adventure” -- The new PAHF 2022 Wall Calendar with original paintings depicting the early years of Pan Am history. Created by Thor Johnson, a talented aviation artist & former Pan Am Vice President with an extensive career in Operations, Cargo, and Passenger Sales & Marketing. Order online: $20 each with free shipping to US. For International Orders, add $7.50 shipping per calendar. Join or Renew your Membership and get the 2022 Calendar free!
Five outstanding Pan Am research collections: For many years, these museums & universities have been working to preserve, catalog and provide online & in-person access to some amazing Pan Am materials and artifacts. Updated info and links.
A Medal of Honor Recipient, Pioneering Pilot, but also one of the very first members of the Air Line Pilots Association, Pan Am's Frank Ormsbee few exploratory missions, opened new routes to South America and worked to organize pilots. Ormsbee (right) is seen with an S-38 transferring mail bags from Miami before the first Air Mail flight to Santiago Chile from Cristobal, Canal Zone, in 1929.