HILL AIR FORCE BASE Airplane Talk, a program about pilots and airplanes, opens its 2008 season with five talks in March in the Hill Aerospace Museum.
The programs are free to the public. Dates and speakers are:
• Saturday Albert Alvey, Bountiful, will relate his experiences as a Navy pilot on the carriers Kitty Hawk, Enterprise and Lexington. From 1981-83 Alvey flew A-4 Skyhawks and A-5Es.
• March 15 Haven Burningham, Bountiful, will discuss his experiences as a B-17 pilot during World War II. He flew with the 457th Division of the 8th Air Force in 1943, flying 30 combat missions.
• March 22 Tom Pratt, Bountiful, will discuss his experiences with the F-105 he flew with the 419th Fighter Wing from 1971-83.
• March 29 John Rencher, Holladay, will discuss his experiences in several aircraft. He flew the B-25, B-36 and B-47 with the 341st Bomb Wing.