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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
Shannon
Ireland 1972

DC-8-63CF
Scotland 1975

DC-8-63CF
Basel Mulhouse
Switzerland 1976

DC-8-63CF
Arlanda
Sweden 1976

DC-8-63CF
Iceland 1976

DC-8-63CF
Le Bourget
Paris 1977



1970-71 Stewardess Guide
Front left Sylvia King now with
United, Los Angeles, Margie Ave
Torres with Delta, Florida. In the
back left to right Anneke Hoffmann
Holland, Anette and Gunilla Hammar
Safstrom Sweden.
Photo courtesy Yvonne Shaw
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

Lucie, Sylvia, Margie, Lena & Elisabeth
play in the sunshine at the Blue Vista Club

Sylvia with Anna Eriksson at Blue Vista

Avenue de la Faiancerie, Luxembourg






Sylvia and Captain J D Stone
Photo courtesy David Stone

Captain J D Stone, F/O Tom Gannon,
Senior stewardess Sylvia King,
Anette Englund Martins and Connie
missing surname. Photo courtesy David Stone

Courageous posing!

The Blue Vista Club, Nassau



Boeing 707-320c N525EJ, 1969



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SYLVIA KING




Sylvia and Helene Falk Brownson on
Luxembourg airport.

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

DUBLIN IRELAND 1968
CABIN TRAINING


Sylvia King and Anette at cabin
training Dublin Aer Lingus 1968
Nettie Miller looking at the garden view

STATIONED IN LUXEMBOURG


Margie Ave Torres, Florida,
Sylvia and Helene, Los Angeles
and Mia McCreery, Southampton UK


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Margie Ave Torres, Sylvia King,
Lena Granquist Wright, Sophi vant Hof
and Anneke Hoffman Placide.

Sylvia at Heleneīs babyshower for
grandchild Nicolai

Sylvia and Helene

Sylvia with ONA

Fly me a vacuumcleaner!
Shetland Travel Agency ad reading
"Brown-eyed 23 year old Sylvia
hails from San Antonio, Texas.
She has previous airline experience
in both flying and secretarial
work, and speaks Spanish fluently."

Layover at the Blue Vista Club


Sylvia, Anna, Elisabeth, Nettie and Eva.

AIR BAHAMA GRADUATION DUBLIN IRELAND JUNE - JULY 1968


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


Boeing 707-320c
N525EJ, 1969
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.

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