Your Name :   Charles Topper Van Every
Todays Date? :   4/18/2012
E-mail Address :   toppervanevery@gmail.com
City :   Mesa
State :   Arizona
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes - 22 years
Comments :   I was retired from Western in 1985, then re-retired here in Phoenix in 2009. Miss all you guys !!!
Your Name :   Leslie Stuart
Todays Date? :   April 15, 2012
E-mail Address :   lestuart@cox.net
City :   Irvine
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   I was a flight attendant based @ LAX retired 1997. Have lost touch with everyone. Would love to hear about your functions.
Your Name :   Ronald Goodman
Todays Date? :   4-1-2012
E-mail Address :   rwgoodman@sbcglobal.net
City :   Lake Forest
State :   Calf.
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   Worked for WAL at MSP & LAX as a aircraft sheetmetal mech.It was a great company to work for.The only way to fly
Your Name :   David Longnecker
Todays Date? :   03/31/2012
E-mail Address :   davidorelvialongnecker@yahoo.com
City :   Corpus Christi
State :   Texas
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes 12/66-4/87 DL 4/87-11/94
Comments :   This is a great way to keep Wally Bird flying. As someone mentioned, Where are the passenger service pictures? It would be nice to see some ole faces. After a combined 27 yrs with Western (20) and Delta (7), I retired. Looking for WA coworkers from DEN/LA
Your Name :   Steve Janczyk
Todays Date? :   03/19/2012
E-mail Address :   deadstreet71@yahoo.com
City :   SLC
State :   UT
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes.
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes.
Comments :   
Your Name :   Paul Stoll
Todays Date? :   3/5/2012
E-mail Address :   pjstoll42@gmail.com
City :   Arizona City / Newport
State :   AZ / WA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes 1964-1987 SFO SJC
Comments :   Found some friends . Miss WA all the time. Still the best airline.
Your Name :   Sally Edstrom nee Kerr
Todays Date? :   3/3/2012
E-mail Address :   sievesal@aol.com
City :   Plymouth
State :   MN
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   Airline Stewardess out of Lax and SLC in 1955. Grandkids love seeing the old planes I flew in. I was the best - hot meals, roomy seats, friendly crew.
Your Name :   Donald Coulter
Todays Date? :   02/20/2012
E-mail Address :   dqcoulter@sbcglobal.net
City :   Corona
State :   CA - California
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   
Your Name :   Liane Benson
Todays Date? :   02/17/2012
E-mail Address :   redhead@inbox.com
City :   Ocean Shores
State :   WA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   WAL LAX employee 1978-1987. Started in Res, moved into Gates and Ticket Counter. Loved WAL, hated Delta.
Your Name :   Ray (RJ) Ronyak
Todays Date? :   02/16/2012
E-mail Address :   RJSR442@AOL.com
City :   Minneapolis
State :   Minnesota
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Started working for Western in Feb. of 69 after returning from Vietnam as a Air Force Mechanic Started at MSP/ Den and SLC left when injured on job in SLC, sure am enjoying gettin together with the old guys on Delta Pioneer breakfasts. life will never be
Your Name :   John A Borgatti
Todays Date? :   02//08/2012
E-mail Address :   borgatti@verizon.net
City :   Long Beach
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   I worked in LAXRR and the Employment Office on Avion. Started in May, 1979 to October, 1984.
Your Name :   Randy Judnitsch
Todays Date? :   2/6/2012
E-mail Address :   rpjud@comcast.net
City :   Bountiful
State :   Utah
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes ... 1969-the day the music died
Comments :   those were the days my friends
Your Name :   Norma Cox Schaffer
Todays Date? :   Feb 4, 2012
E-mail Address :   mfs4waldc6b@juno.com
City :   Concord
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes, 1955-1958
Comments :   Radio operator/teletypist at SFO Anyone that remembers DC6Bs and me please respond. Station manager was Ernie Fell.
Your Name :   Francis Fox
Todays Date? :   Feb 02 2012
E-mail Address :   francisfox@cox.net
City :   Las Vegas
State :   Nevada
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Lots of Western stuff to do ....Follow this website .....
Your Name :   Tom Anderson
Todays Date? :   2-1-12
E-mail Address :   t.anderson@gci.net
City :   Anchorage
State :   AK
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1969-merger
Comments :   
Your Name :   Jim Williams
Todays Date? :   1/11/2012
E-mail Address :   jywilliams45@yahoo.com
City :   Beaumont
State :   California
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   no
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   no
Comments :   I flew Western a lot in the 70. Everyone made my travels convenient. I miss the airlines that wasTHE ONLY WAY TO FLY
Your Name :   Susan (Hawke) Boisvert
Todays Date? :   1/9/12
E-mail Address :   susan.boisvert@yahoo.com
City :   Vancouver
State :   WA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Mother was
Comments :   My mother was Kathryn (Hegseth) Hawke, MSP/SLC flight attendant. I have a curio cabinet full of WAL memorabilia & pictures...she was very proud of being a part of Western Airlines. Thank you for putting together this website!
Your Name :   Richard Hawke
Todays Date? :   1-8-2012
E-mail Address :   deuceswild4@yahoo.com
City :   Las Vegas
State :   NV
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   I was a WAL employee from 1960 to 1981.
Your Name :   Gary Thompson
Todays Date? :   1/2/12
E-mail Address :   gbsnt@cox.net
City :   Mesa
State :   Az
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes 1966- 1996
Comments :   
Your Name :   Carl Brewsaugh
Todays Date? :   1-1-2012
E-mail Address :   carlbrewsaugh@cox.net
City :   Oklahoma City
State :   Oklahoma
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Hired on in Denver, since then worked, LAX, TUS, SAN, DFW and retired in DEN. Still have contact with many friends from the WAL & Delta days. I have lots of WAL memorabilia. Good times, great memories.
Your Name :   Keith
Todays Date? :   Ledbetter
E-mail Address :   ledbke@comcast.net
City :   Westminster
State :   Co.
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes 1957-to the end
Comments :   like others just found this and willuse it. like to here from of you old Westernairs hope you are allwell and doing good.
Your Name :   donald bernhardt
Todays Date? :   12-02-2011
E-mail Address :   lasvegaskid2004@yahoo.com
City :   no las vegas
State :   nv
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes stores
Comments :   I would like to hear from some old friends or workers.. I have been living LAS fr 10 yrs,I live on ALIANTE GOLF COURSE. If you ever get to LAS give a rinb 702 256 3434.
Your Name :   Larry Kristrom
Todays Date? :   27 November 2011
E-mail Address :   larrykristrom@comcast.net
City :   Atlanta
State :   Georgia
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Worked for Western in SEA reservations 1983-84; field ticketing/gates 1984-87 SLC/STL.
Your Name :   Ed Crowell
Todays Date? :   11-06-11
E-mail Address :   kachina1@cox.net
City :   Green Valley
State :   AZ
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   no
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1967-1987
Comments :   LAX_PSP_LAS
Your Name :   LaVonne Lindquist
Todays Date? :   November 3, 2011
E-mail Address :   lavonlin@bellsouth.net
City :   Jonesboro
State :   Georgia
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes 1968-2005
Comments :   I flew out of SLC, DEN and ATL. I loved WAL and hated to see it end but learned to love Delta.
Your Name :   Walt Howells
Todays Date? :   11/26/2011
E-mail Address :   wallyhow@aol.com
City :   Redondo Beach
State :   California
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   My last visit to the guest book was 2007. Since then so many former employees that I knew have passed, so sorry to hear the news. I wish there was a way to sort through the guest book by name or by city or both.
Your Name :   Kaye Lombardi
Todays Date? :   10-23-11
E-mail Address :   dlombardi001@earthlink.net
City :   Norco
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   No
Comments :   daughter of Capt. Joseph I. Bud Hoagland who worked for Western 30 years...based out of SLC and later LA in the olden days. Dad died in 2005, but the memories of him and his career with Western will remain.
Your Name :   Franklin Cabonce
Todays Date? :   10/22/2011
E-mail Address :   frankcabonce@yahoo.com
City :   San Francisco
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Western Airline Days,those were the Wonderful days
Your Name :   Norma (Cox) Schaffer
Todays Date? :   10-18-2011
E-mail Address :   nfs4waldc6b@juno.com
City :   concord
State :   ca
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes, 1955 to feb 1958 SFO
Comments :   worked in radio, teletype at SFO. When WAL still had compant radio.
Your Name :   Albert fagerberg
Todays Date? :   10/16/2011
E-mail Address :   Alfa062@hotmail.com
City :   Queretaro
State :   
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   No
Comments :   My first ride in a aircraft was a western airlines flight lax to mmmx I am now a pilot
Your Name :   Franklin Cabonce
Todays Date? :   Oct. 15/2011
E-mail Address :   frankcabonce@yahoo.com
City :   San Francisco
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Thank you so much
Your Name :   Ron Buntrock
Todays Date? :   10/11/11
E-mail Address :   bunt45@netzeo.com
City :   Osage
State :   Mn.
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   worked maint. at MSP Minneapolis after Navy VA 125 sevice at NAS Lemoore, Ca. 1963 - 1966 on A4 Skyhawks. Western was a good place to work.
Your Name :   David G. Longnecker
Todays Date? :   October 1, 2011
E-mail Address :   dglongnecker@yahoo.com
City :   Corpus Christi
State :   Texas
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes - DEN-LAX-IAH
Comments :   Hired in Denver in December 1966 and retired in Baltimore in 1994. I stumbled over this website and it sure brings back lots of memories. LOVE IT! Keep up the great work.
Your Name :   David Hays
Todays Date? :   9-29-2011
E-mail Address :   dnhays1@juno.com
City :   St. George
State :   Utah
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes 1959-1998
Comments :   WAL Asst Mgr LAX Ramp Mgr SLC &
Your Name :   DAVID HAYS
Todays Date? :   9/14/2011
E-mail Address :   dnhays1@juno.com
City :   St. george
State :   Utah
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Western/Delta 1959-1998. WAL Spcl Agt/SLC, Asst Mgr Psgr Svc LAX.MGR RAMP OPS SLC, DEN. Stn Mgr IDA,PIH,BOI,WYS,JAC,TWF. REGL COORDINATOR SAFETY/SECURITY. WAL truly was the best
Your Name :   maxine wall
Todays Date? :   9/4/11
E-mail Address :   maxinebwall@hotmail.com
City :   indio
State :   ca
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   would like to purchase license plate holder
Your Name :   Anita M. McKinney
Todays Date? :   9/1/11
E-mail Address :   NeetinSoCal@aol.com
City :   Palm Springs
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Please continue
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   PSP CSR 1965-1977
Comments :   Fond Memories. Thanks for all you do!
Your Name :   Captain Valerie Walker
Todays Date? :   Sept. 1, 2011
E-mail Address :   Valkyre1@utahbroadband.com
City :   Sandy
State :   Utah
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes please
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Pilot, WAL
Comments :   Western employees were my family, and all of you contributed to the richness and joy of my life. I hope your lives are blossoming with love, challenge, peace and contentment. You deserve to reap the rewards of your hard work and loyalty. (Sometimes virtue
Your Name :   Joe Lupo
Todays Date? :   8/31/2011
E-mail Address :   lupoj@cox.net
City :   Las Vegas
State :   Nevada
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   I had the pleasure of working for WAL from 1967 - 1987. Great Job on this web-site
Your Name :   Dennis Bradford
Todays Date? :   8/31/11
E-mail Address :   brad1454@msn.com
City :   St. George
State :   Utah
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes-1969-1987
Comments :   Retired 2006 from Delta in SLC. Dept 525 Pre Flt. Insp. Western was the best. Good work, great friends and the best mechanics.
Your Name :   Gene Habich
Todays Date? :   8-27-2011
E-mail Address :   Ghabich@dc.rr.com
City :   Palm Springs
State :   Ca
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Purchasing Dept. Left in 1988
Your Name :   Richard McKay
Todays Date? :   Aug. 21, 2011
E-mail Address :   4mack@sbcglobal.net
City :   Riverside
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Hire date 08/02/66 Eng.shop Test cell Bill Mc Guire, Sendroski,Jim Heywood, Gratis Sample, Leo Proir, all foremen engine shop. The best airline ever, Remember those Christmas Parties. To die for
Your Name :   Lynne Mason
Todays Date? :   8/20/11
E-mail Address :   mlynnemason@yahoo.com
City :   Half Moon Bay
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Sure
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   I was a reservation agent, ticket agent, and flight attendant in LAX then SFO from 1966 through 1985. My name then was Lynne Bassolino.
Your Name :   Nancy Mallon
Todays Date? :   8-12-11
E-mail Address :   njmallon@roadrunner.com
City :   Buffalo
State :   NY
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   I worked at WAL in LAX from 1976 to 1980. I was part of the admin staff, first in Flight Publications, then the Flight Attendants Office and finally, Consumer Affairs Dept. Western was a great company and I have many fond memories of my time there!
Your Name :   Phillip Byrnes
Todays Date? :   10 Aug 11
E-mail Address :   Henderson
City :   Henderson
State :   NV
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   
Your Name :   Barbara Jodi Carey-Walker
Todays Date? :   08/08/2011
E-mail Address :   jodiwalker13@gmail.com
City :   Salt Lake City
State :   UT
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   yes
Comments :   I didnt work very long before bought out by Delta, but wondering about retirement fund.
Your Name :   Brad Bradley
Todays Date? :   08/01/11
E-mail Address :   brad@bradbradley.com
City :   SLC
State :   Utah
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   
Your Name :   DONNA(HUSAK) PAYNE
Todays Date? :   7/22/11
E-mail Address :   sugarfox66@gmail.com
City :   STUART
State :   FLORIDA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   YES
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   1956-1957
Comments :   I WAS A STEWARDESS OUT OF LAX. WE HAD THE HUNT BREAKFAST AND THE CHAMPAGNE FLIGHTS. WE WERE ALSO THE ONLY AIR LINE TO OVER NIGHT IN LAS VEGAS.
Your Name :   Bob (Knobby) Young
Todays Date? :   7/4/11
E-mail Address :   ry200518@yahoo.com
City :   Magalia
State :   CA
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   Yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes
Comments :   Avionics, LAX, HNL, SFO
Your Name :   Frank Siebold
Todays Date? :   6/30/2011
E-mail Address :   Frank.Siebold@FAA.Gov
City :   Pacifica
State :   California
Would you like to receive monthly website updates? :   yes
Previous Western Airlines Employee? :   Yes 1967-1984
Comments :   Western was the best.