|Waiting at the station.|
|Three football field lengths of steel behind us, USS Midway has been here since 2004|
225,000 sailors have called the Midway "home"
The USS Midway Museum houses more than 60 exhibits including 29 restored aircraft. There is a self-guided audio tour which we did not purchase. Two flight simulators were swarmed by long lines of thrill seekers... we didn't do that either.
|The Dauntless dive bomber|
Pam, Ernie, Wayne and I enjoyed lunch aboard ship from the Fantail Cafe actually dining on the elevator deck. The air was brisk, the sun was warm and the views were incredibly spectacular.
|Aircraft tail sections, bay dock and the San Diego skyline|
Here are a few of my best photos of the Midway flight deck.
|There was an hour wait to take the guided tour of the tower which would take another hour.|
We did not wait in the line so we did not take the tour.
|Don't know what this one is but I liked it.|
|Gotta love those men and women in uniform!|
|My favorite veteran in the orange cap with the pot belly.|
|The bridge to Coronado can be seen in the upper left.|
|Our old friend, Bob "ski nose" Hope entertaining the troops...|
|"Ouch! Hey you! Quit that!"|
|Tijuana? Oh no, we missed our stop!|