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AIR BAHAMA HISTORY BY FRED COX CREW FRIENDSHIP REUNION WEBSITE FIRST PUBLISHED JULY 16, 2000

Boeing 707-320c N525EJ, 1969

Boeing 707-320c N525EJ, 1969

DC-8-63CF Scotland 1975

MISS AIR BAHAMA


DC-8-63CF
Le Bourget
Paris 1977

DC-8-63CF
Shannon
Ireland 1972

DC-8-63CF
Basel Mulhouse
Switzerland 1976

DC-8-63CF
Arlanda
Sweden 1976

DC-8-63CF Iceland 1976





What a Wonderful World
by Gunilla Crawford


Gunilla and Captain J D Stone
Photo courtesy David Stone

Gunilla and Carin Bergquist Skoglund

The Blue Vista Club, Nassau
Wonderful Bahamas


Yellow bird, up high in banana tree,
yellow bird, you sit all alone like me

The Bahamas consist of over 700 islands,
rocks & keys and is well known for its
perfect combination of sun, sand and sea,
you will also find big hearts, open arms
and warm smiles.


Boeing 707-320c N525EJ, 1969


Photo taken on the Azores of an Air Bahama
aircraft beside the supersonic, photo
courtesy Gun Vidal
The McDonalds visiting Gunilla and Bob
IN MEMORIAM



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GUNILLA CRAWFORD
SIMON

(Kuylenstierna Kaye)


Gunilla in a hot spot!

Captain J D Stone surrounded by
cabin strongforce!
Betty Frieders Kunziger, Mia McCreery
Topping and Gunilla on the left,
Gudrun Johansson Federico and
Margie Ave Torres on the right side.
Photo courtesy David Stone


Inauguration flight July 20, 1968

Nassau Intīl AP Bahamas to
Findel AP Luxembourg

Left to right:
Nassau Station Manager Nick Mennon
Major Norman Ricketts, Helene Lassiter-Brownson
Elisabeth Gustavsson Gyllman, Airport Official
Nettie Miller, Captain John "Jake" Jacobs
Gunilla Kuylenstierna (Kay) Crawford
Findel Airport Official, Anna Eriksson
Sylvia King and Anette Englund Martins

Gunilla, Eva Jacobs and Romy Baesens

Tex Davis, Bill McDonald, Gunilla,
JD Stone and Gus Bacon.
Photo courtesy David Stone

JD and Don Torres in the cockpit

Gun Vidal and Gunilla

Gunilla and Carin Bergquist Skoglund
Photo courtesy David Stone

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NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND
FALCON AIR - Miami Intīl
to Dutch Antilles



Cabin Crew Instructor for Falcon Air Miami
INTERNATIONAL AIR BAHAMA CREW WEB

WORLD WINGS INTERNATIONAL


GUNILLA AT AIRLINE CELEBRATION


Grandson Kieran, Kimberley and Tabīs son!
Gunilla was teaching initial f/a training
classes and recurrent ones at the Delta Atlanta
training center for World Airways.
Gunillaīs 46 year flying career spans
flying with among others Air Bahama,
Pan Am and Delta.
PRANKS AT TRAINING

Emergency pax handling:
How do you undo an old lady that got
stuck in bracing position?

Jacinta Fox Blake and Thelma Otto
in the front, Olive Rolle Schneider
and two unid, Gunilla and one unid
in the back!

Tex Davis, Marian Hessink, Tex Davis, Vernica
Ferguson, Gunilla and Will Rogers, who are the others?!

A wonderful evening in Miami at the Ray Anthony
Show in 1968!

In the front founder of Executive Jet and
co-founder of International Air Bahama,
Dick Lassiter with wife Helene
(Falk), Gudrun Johansson and Ray
Anthony, Betty Frieders, Gunilla Kay
Kuylenstierna, Gun Vidal and Gunilla Hammar


AIR BAHAMA GRADUATION DUBLIN IRELAND JUNE - JULY 1968


Photo taken across the road from training classes location
close to Dublin Airport.

Air Bahama Chief Hostess Nettie Miller and Aer Lingus Training
Class Supervisor Marian McCreery not present in photo.

Left to right Sophia vantHof - van den Heuvel, Daisy Leenart,
Helen Falk Brownson, Thelma Otto, Anna Eriksson, Gunilla Kaye
(Kuylenstierna) Crawford, Elisabeth Gustavsson Gyllman, Anette
Englund Martins, Gun Vidal, Nicole Krettels Burnett, Claudine
Hastert Ferron, Liliane Steinmetz, Gudrun Johansson Federico,
Eva Thelning Marco, Lucy Timmermann Justiliano, Mia McCreery
Topping, Sylvia King, Carin Bergquist Skoglund,
Lena Granquist Wright, Betty (Marie-Berthe) Frieders Kuntziger,
Viveca Hanngren, Gunilla Hammar Safstrom and
Anneke Hoffmann Placide.
Present residency
  • Nettie Miller, Walnut Creek, CA, USA.
  • Marian McCreery IN MEMORIAM - Dublin, Ireland
  • Sophia vantHof - van den Heuvel, Limbricht, Holland
  • Daisy Leenart,unknown residence
  • Helen Falk Brownson, Beverly Hills, CA, USA
  • Thelma Otto - IN MEMORIAM - Amsterdam, Holland
  • Anna Eriksson, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Gunilla Kaye (Kuylenstierna) Crawford, Florida, USA
  • Elisabeth Gustavsson Gyllman, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Anette Englund Martins IN MEMORIAM, Sundsvall, Sweden
  • Gun Vidal, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Nicole Krettels Burnett, United Kingdom
  • Claudine Hastert Ferron, Luxembourg
  • Liliane Steinmetz - IN MEMORIAM - Luxembourg
  • Gudrun Johansson Federico, Half Moon Bay, CA, USA
  • Eva Thelning Marco, Florida, UK
  • Lucy Timmermann Justiliano, Florida, USA
  • Mia McCreery Topping, Southampton, United Kingdom
  • Sylvia King, Los Angeles, USA
  • Carin Bergquist Skoglund, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Lena Granquist Wright, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Betty Marie-Berthe Frieders Kuntziger, Paris, France
  • Viveca Hanngren - IN MEMORIAM - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Gunilla Hammar Safstrom, Bjursas, Sweden
  • Anneke Hoffmann Placide, Holland
  • DUBLIN INTīL AIRPORT

    Same class as above -
    Newly recruited airline
    hostesses to be arrive
    in Dublin, Ireland, 1968.
    Photo shot in front of
    Dublin Intīl AP Departure
    Building.

    Top left to right Gunilla Kuylenstierna - Kaye - 
    Crawford, Eva Thelning Marco, Anneke Hoffmann Placide, 
    Viveca Hanngren, Anna Eriksson, Gudrun Johansson Federico, 
    Nicole Krettels Burnett, Anette Englund Martins, 
    Elisabeth Gustavsson Gyllman, unknown from Sweden? 
    and Daisy Leenart.
    Middle row left to right Sophia vantHof - van den Heuvel, 
    Helene Falk Brownson, Gunilla Hammar Safstrom, Sylvia King, 
    Liliane Steinmetz, Conny surname, Betty Marie Berthe Frieders 
    Kuntziger, Claudine Hastert Ferron.
    Front row from left to right Margie Ave Torres, Gun Vidal, 
    Thelma Otto, Carin Bergquist Skoglund, Lucy Timmermann 
    Justiliano and Mabel Desmet.

    AIR BAHAMA LUXEMBOURG REUNION JULY 2000

    Reunion participants at Air Bahama Luxembourg
    reunion of July 2000 at Leo Antognoliīs Hotel Italia!






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