Photo Gallery #17: 2019 Reunion in Washington, DC - 320th MMS

The Space Shuttle DiscoveryOur 2019 reunion was held in Washington, DC from May 9-12. There were 9 participants this year. This was 8 fewer than originally thought due to unforseen circumstances . Hotel accommodations were at the Embassy Suites in Tysons Corner, Virginia. This location was conveniently located within a short walk from the subway station and local restaurants. The weather was mild but cloudy and showery at times. Activities kicked off with a trip to the Capitol. On Saturday, the group visited Arlington cemetery and returned to the Capitol to take in the sights on the Mall. On Sunday the group visited the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center.

Attendees at the reunion were:

  • Steve and Pauline Bisel
  • John Crawford
  • Bob Fitzgerald
  • Leon Skatburg
  • Bob and Joan Strand
  • Bill and Darlene Woodward

There are 32 photos from this reunion organized into 3 galleries. Click on the tabs to view each gallery. Click on any thumbnail to view larger image and start slideshow

  • Pauline Bisel, Joan and Bob Strand pose in front of Union Station
  • Steve and Pauline Bisel in front of the Capitol
  • Bob and Joan Strand
  • Joan Strand and Pauline Bisel
  • Rotunda in the Capitol
  • Bob Strand taking a photo of Joan and Pauline at the Capitol
  • View towads the Washington Monument from the Capitol
  • View of the Capitol building from the Mall


  • Pauline Bisel, Bob & Joan Strand and Bill Woodward gather at the hotel before going to the Udvar-Hazy Center
  • Pauline Bisel and Joan Strand
  • Leon Skatburg, Bob Fitzgerald and Bill Woodward (L-R)
  • The aircraft display at the Udvar-Hazy Center was amazing. This shot shows a Concorde jet surrounded by a host of other aircraft.
  • Jon Crawford (2nd from left, back row by the display case) and Bob Fitzgerald (blue coat in the center) touring the museum
  • The famous B-29 Enola Gay on display
  • View of the museum from the rear of an SR-71 Blackbird
  • The Space Shuttle Discovery
  • Front view of the Shuttle Discovery
  • Rear of the Shuttle Discovery
  • View of F-100 taken from the elevated platform
  • F-100 with camo paint at the museum
  • The Restoration Hangar at the Center where various aircraft are being restored