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  Topic: ROBOT SHIPS (sea platforms) MARK THE END OF SHIP'S REUNIONS
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 6
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PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2016 7:39 pm   Subject: USS Basilone Reunion 2018
Chris

Please continue to develop the potential Wisconsin host for 2018 and let me know if I can help.

The New Orleans cruise on the steamboat American Queen is a work in progress and should be ...
  Topic: ROBOT SHIPS (sea platforms) MARK THE END OF SHIP'S REUNIONS
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 6
Views: 2741

PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Thu Apr 14, 2016 6:12 am   Subject: SEEKING HOSTS FOR MID-CONTINENT REUNION SITES
SHIPMATES

Chris's suggestion is sound. Mid-continent sites are mutually convenient for all hands.

Dallas (2017) meets this goal.
New Orleans/American Queen Cruise (2018) meets this goal.

We ...
  Topic: ROBOT SHIPS (sea platforms) MARK THE END OF SHIP'S REUNIONS
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 6
Views: 2741

PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Wed Apr 13, 2016 10:34 am   Subject: WE SHOULD PLAN A FUTURE REUNION TO A ROBO-SHIP PORT
The Robo-Ship, Sea Hunter is currently undergoing Sea Trials off the coast of Oregon. After it joins the 7th Fleet in San Diego, perhaps we should pay it a visit.

I was certain that the original R ...
  Topic: ROBOT SHIPS (sea platforms) MARK THE END OF SHIP'S REUNIONS
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 6
Views: 2741

PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Wed Apr 13, 2016 10:08 am   Subject: ROBOT SHIPS (sea platforms) MARK THE END OF SHIP'S REUNIONS
The post on the Robot Ship, Sea Hunter, has been removed because it did not please some that it was posted with reunion news.

I would like to answer Dave's question concerning the appropriateness ...
  Topic: ROBOT SHIP TO BE HOME PORTED IN SAN DIEGO
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 1
Views: 760

PostForum:  The Messdeck   Posted: Mon Apr 11, 2016 9:39 am   Subject: LEARN ABOUT ROBOTS IN SEA WARFARE
Your mind will be blown away by going to "U.S. Navy Robot Ship" on the internet. Sea duty on the beach is a definite possibility.Many sea platforms are being robotasized.

Some rates are ...
  Topic: ROBOT SHIP TO BE HOME PORTED IN SAN DIEGO
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 1
Views: 760

PostForum:  The Messdeck   Posted: Mon Apr 11, 2016 9:12 am   Subject: ROBOT SHIP TO BE HOME PORTED IN SAN DIEGO
A new class of robot ships has just been announced. The first robo-ship will be home ported in San Diego. Its mission is ASW search and destroy. These ships HAVE NO CREW and are directed to the kill ...
  Topic: DALLAS 2017
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 8
Views: 3030

PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Wed Mar 23, 2016 10:11 pm   Subject: DALLAS PLANNING
Frank......The dates are your call. October and early November have usually worked best for all hands. The trick is to predict Texas weather.

When I hosted the 2014 Seattle Reunion,I had a real ta ...
  Topic: NEW ORLEANS, 2018 REUNION
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 5
Views: 2737

PostForum: Reunion Archives   Posted: Fri Mar 04, 2016 12:11 am   Subject: SAILORS LOVE TO BITCH
Response to my suggestions has been amazing.............NOT. Thanks Chris.

So.................I am going to get negotiating with the management of American Queen Steamboat Company............Chris ...
  Topic: 2016 Reunion Wilmington, NC
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 2
Views: 1550

PostForum: Reunion Archives   Posted: Mon Feb 15, 2016 2:02 pm   Subject: SET THE SEA AND ANCHOR DETAIL
Rich

Thanks for setting the 2016 Reunion Dates 12-16 October, 2016. This works perfectly with our Total Mississippi River Cruise, 4-29 September. We cruise on the American Queen from New Orleans t ...
  Topic: NEW ORLEANS, 2018 REUNION
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 5
Views: 2737

PostForum: Reunion Archives   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2016 2:37 pm   Subject: MISSISSIPPI RIVER CRUISE IS A TWOFER THIS YEAR
I am encouraged by the current, 2016 fare offer for the 5 Day Mississippi River cruise.

If we can negotiate a similar fare for the 2018 cruise, the cost could come in at $2,000 PER COUPLE for a riv ...
  Topic: DALLAS 2017
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 8
Views: 3030

PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2016 2:17 pm   Subject: Scuttle Butt, Dallas, Texas
My previous prediction for the 2017 Basilone Reunion in Dallas, Texas is based on discussions with Frank Stepka at the Santa Fe Reunion. Frank is excited about hosting, asked which year might be avail ...
  Topic: 2016 Reunion
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 5
Views: 1834

PostForum: Reunion Archives   Posted: Wed Dec 30, 2015 2:07 am   Subject: COORDINATING OUR BUCKET LIST TRAVEL WITH REUNION
Dee and i are headed for New Orleans and will cruise the entire length of the Mississippi River (New Orleans to Minneapolis) on the American Queen showboat, September 3 - 23, 2015. This is one of our ...
  Topic: NEW ORLEANS, 2018 REUNION
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 5
Views: 2737

PostForum: Reunion Archives   Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 8:46 pm   Subject: NEW ORLEANS CRUISE NEGOTIATIONS
Dee and I are loyal American Queen cruise guests and have special opportunities for future cruises aboard the "Queen". We hope to negotiate a very special cruise offer for 2018 USS Basilone ...
  Topic: DALLAS 2017
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 8
Views: 3030

PostForum: Reunion News   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2015 6:45 pm   Subject: DALLAS 2017
Shipmates:

If you asked me to predict where we will go for reunion after Wilmington, NC, my best guess would be Dallas , Texas for some rodeo, BBQ and "boot Scootin' ". So.......start pra ...
  Topic: 2016 Reunion
Jim Goodspeed

Replies: 5
Views: 1834

PostForum: Reunion Archives   Posted: Sat Nov 28, 2015 12:19 pm   Subject: Second week
The second. week of October is OK......Jim
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