Colonel Vern Dander's military & industry career reflects his interest in science and continuous learning philosophy
Recorded October 21, 2016 Archived October 21, 2016 41:10 minutes
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DescriptionAir Force Colonel Dander talks about successful teams; technology breakthroughs for rescue helicopters in Vietnam & so much more.
Vernon (Vern) Dander
- "Cruisin' the drag"
- "Jolly Green Giant" helicopters
- "Okies" migration to CA
- Air refueling for helicopters in Vietnam
- Continuous learning
- Converted Naval "Sea Knight"
- Dept of Air Force early history
- Electrical Engineer
- Ethnic diversity in CA
- Flexibility and adaptability in career
- HH3 helicopter
- Jungle or forest penetrator
- Naval cruises
- Philco phonograph radio in 1950s
- Radio advances aiding military rescue
- Stokes litter
- T-34 & T-28
- Team leadership
- Vietnam War