RETRO ROME – A pair of B-52s returned briefly to Griffiss on September 20 to participate in the inactivation ceremonies of the 416th Bomb Wing on Friday, September 22, 1995. Protecting their ears from the engine noise are Erin O’Hara (left) and her mother Margaret O’Hara, both of Pleasant Mount, Pa. (photo by John Clifford)
RETRO ROME – Demo progresses on the Chestnut Street gate guard shack as the former Griffiss Air Force Base evolves into Griffiss Business and Technology Park – May 11, 1998.
RETRO ROME – Griffiss Air Force Base Commanders Day – August 13, 1994. More shots of this last Commanders Day can be seen here and here.
RETRO ROME – Rome, looking north down James Street –1969. An all -encompassing view of the town that includes much of the northern end and the flight line at Griffiss Air Force Base. #retrorome
RETRO ROME – Griffiss Air Force Base runway construction – 1958. Vibrating (to remove air pockets) and leveling operation on runway.