The North Bend Eagle

 

Pictures from Van Nortwick's final flight

Photos courtesy Jeff Van Nortwick
Posted 8/9/22


The view of North Bend from above, looking south to the Platte River as seen from Jeff Van Nortwick's Stratotanker.


The south side of North Bend and approaching the Platte River.


Van Nortwick 's family, including daughter Brooke, center with orange vest, was on hand to help him "wet down,"
a tradition of dousing an aviator after his final flight.


Jeff Van Nortwick smiles at his station during his final flight.

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