Round-Up #7 is set for October 9–13, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, MO.
Wednesday, October 10 – Hospitality Room #406 opens at 10:00 a.m. Check in there for your packet. Greet other Black Bulls. Refreshments available. Dinner on your own.
Thursday, October 11 – 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Bus takes us to the Grant Farm, touring U.S. Grant's house and seeing the Clydesdale horses, then on to the Missouri Botanical Gardens.
Hospitality Room re-opens at 2:15 p.m. Lunch and Dinner on your own.
Friday, October 12 – Bus takes us to Boeing for a tour. Time TBD. Lunch and Dinner on your own.
Saturday, October 13 – On your own. There are many venues close by, including Gateway Arch, Gateway Arch Riverboats which have dinner cruises, Missouri History Museum, Carondolet Park, St. Louis Zoo, Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, St. Louis Museum of Transportation, and casinos if you are interested in gambling or entertainment.
Dinner at the hotel with a mystery theatre troupe. Help solve the mystery!
Business meeting to decide what will be our next venue.
Sunday, October 14 – Check out. Hospitality Room closes at 12:00 p.m.
Attention Black Bulls!
The Die Cast Airplane model company has a new (metal) model of the F101 Voodoo in the 13th FIS colors.
The Peterson AFB Museum website "Galaxy of Stars" section is looking for submissions. Visit http://www.galaxyofstars.org, click on "Become a Member" in left column and follow the instructions. You can make it as brief or as all-encompassing as you wish, picture or not. It's open to all ranks - officer and enlisted, all specialties, no matter what or where the job held in Air Defense, whether a single tour or retired. Please pass the word to everyone you know who may have supported air defense in one way or another.