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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

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





January 2013


HETTIE´S GETTING MARRIED!

DON PROUDFOOT - Hettie's future husband
SAA (South African Airways) retired F/E -
new member of the IAB family!


IAB crew wish the bride and
groom great happiness!
SOUTH AFRICA WEDDING

HETTIE AND DON PROUDFOOT


Hotel Italia, Luxembourg

Fun flights with Air Bahama!

Moet & Chandon on the go!

Barbera

Maxine
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.
INTERNATIONAL AIR BAHAMA CREW WEB




Boeing 707-320c N525EJ, 1969


Photo taken on the Azores of an Air Bahama
aircraft beside the supersonic, photo
courtesy Gun Vidal

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HETTIE DE BRUIN WHELAN



Welcome aboard


I was the only South African, I think, who flew for
IAB in 1971/72. I flew often with Janet, Vanria and
Frances, also with Margie and Lucy. Air Bahama was
such a special group of people!

HETTIE´s STORY



Hettie, Janet and Vanria

Air Bahama Graduation 1971

1. Janet 2. Hettie de Bruin Whelan 3. _________
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7. Vanria Cargill-Plakaris-Rose
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10. Barbera Batelaan 11. Fifi Labine
12. Gun Vidal 13. Captain Ev Terry

Fifi Labine giving Eva Jacobs
graduation certificate




Hettie, Fifi Labine and Skip Walton

AIR BAHAMA


Anneke Hoffmann Placide, Anne Rushmere,
Angelina van Oortmarssen,
Melanie Lockhart, Rosina Breuer,
Vanria Cargill-Plakaris-Rose



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Hettie with South Africa Airways

South African Airways 1966



Adorable grandchild Erin Amber
I have 1 son (now 33) a blonde haired,
blue eyed son,- who has a blonde haired,
blue eyed daughter!
Erin achieved full academic colours
and her badge as one of the top
10 students at school! Guess who is the
proudest grannie!

Hettie and her son

Hettie with Lucy Timmerman"s
brother Jan.

Margie and Lucie

Gun

Place d´Armes, Luxembourg

SOS CHILDREN VILLAGES - SHARE YOUR ABUNDANCE



IN FOND AND LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF ALL FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES WHO ARE NO LONGER WITH US