|AIR BAHAMA HISTORY BY FRED COX||CREW FRIENDSHIP REUNION WEBSITE FIRST PUBLISHED JULY 16, 2000|
DC-8-63CF Iceland 1976
HETTIE´S GETTING MARRIED!DON PROUDFOOT - Hettie's future husband
SAA (South African Airways) retired F/E -
new member of the IAB family!
IAB crew wish the bride and
groom great happiness!
SOUTH AFRICA WEDDING
HETTIE AND DON PROUDFOOT
Hotel Italia, Luxembourg
Fun flights with Air Bahama!
Moet & Chandon on the go!
Yellow bird, up high in banana tree,
yellow bird, you sit all alone like me
The Bahamas consist of over 700 islands,
rocks & keys and is well known for its
perfect combination of sun, sand and sea,
you will also find big hearts, open arms
and warm smiles.
Boeing 707-320c N525EJ, 1969
Photo taken on the Azores of an Air Bahama
aircraft beside the supersonic, photo
courtesy Gun Vidal
HETTIE DE BRUIN WHELAN
I was the only South African, I think, who flew for
IAB in 1971/72. I flew often with Janet, Vanria and
Frances, also with Margie and Lucy. Air Bahama was
such a special group of people!
Hettie, Janet and Vanria
Air Bahama Graduation 19711. Janet 2. Hettie de Bruin Whelan 3. _________
4. _________ 5. _________ 6. _________
7. Vanria Cargill-Plakaris-Rose
8. _________ 9. _________
10. Barbera Batelaan 11. Fifi Labine
12. Gun Vidal 13. Captain Ev Terry
Fifi Labine giving Eva Jacobs
Hettie, Fifi Labine and Skip Walton
Anneke Hoffmann Placide, Anne Rushmere,
Angelina van Oortmarssen,
Melanie Lockhart, Rosina Breuer,
Hettie with South Africa Airways
South African Airways 1966
Adorable grandchild Erin Amber
I have 1 son (now 33) a blonde haired,
blue eyed son,- who has a blonde haired,
blue eyed daughter!
Erin achieved full academic colours
and her badge as one of the top
10 students at school! Guess who is the
Hettie and her son
Hettie with Lucy Timmerman"s
Margie and Lucie
Place d´Armes, Luxembourg