Last B-52 flyover – Sept. 20, 1995

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)

Rome, looking north – 1969

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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