18th Blue Diamonds Emblem
: A light blue lozenge (diamond shape) within a narrow yellow border. The lower half bearing a white cloud formation shaded gray and outlined black, surmounted by a blue demi-sphere with a diagonal, to viewer's upper left, white grid lines and black rim. In the upper half of the lozenge a stylized black dart trailing a wedge-shaped white and black vapor trail. Below the lozenge a black blank scroll.
Significance: The Globe alludes to global mission the clouds represent all-weather capa­bility. The dart plane form symbolizes modern and projected aerospace vehicles. The blue background indicates sky and space. Approved on 22 Oct. 1963. Courtesy of CMSgt Woodie Hall, USAF, Retired, C-141 Flying Squadrons.

18th Blue Diamonds Reunion Central

 

Your reunion information

Click here to download the ticket order form.

Who is invited: Former 18th MATS/MAS/AS/ALS crewmembers, 18th Ground Personnel, Support Staff, Operations, Administrative, 1st Sgts, and family and friends of 18th crewmembers, and associate flying squadron crewmembers.

When: September 10, 2016

Time: 1800 hours (6 PM) Cocktails - 1900 hours (7PM) Buffet Dinner

Cost: $50.00

Buffet Menu: Choice of Chicken Cordon Bleu, Beef Burgungion, Stuffed Shells, Stuffed Flounder, Choice of Potato/Vegetable, Rolls/Butter, Caesar Salad, Cake, soda/iced tea, Cash Bar. Appetizers may include: Shrimp/Ribs/Wings/Bruschetta.

Where:  O'Connor's American Bar and Grille
                www.oconnorsmtholly.com
                1383 Monmouth Rd Mt Holly, NJ 08060
                Formerly Charley's Other Brother

Cost: $50 per person.

Cutoff date to order tickets for the dinner event is September 1 2016.

Please send you check, made payable to 18th Blue Diamonds, to 18th Blue Diamonds PO Box 202, Wrightstown, NJ 08562-0202.

For more information contact the alumni committee at:18thBlueDiamonds

What to expect: Old and New Friends; Dinner; Music; Dancing; Bring your war stories; Bring your memorabilia to trade with others.

Where to Stay -Catch a Ride - Click here for listing of hotels/taxis.

Eligible personnel (including retired military) seeking space available accommodations at McGuire-Dix can make reservations within 30 days of the reunion by calling (609) 288-7901. The Air Force Inns lodging office is located at 2786 Mitchell Road on McGuire. If desired, guests may also call (732) 323-2266 to check room availability at Lakehurst.

 

Other Events to Attend

 

Come out to our preflight party on Friday, September 9th 2016 at the

109 Hancock Lane
Westampton, NJ 08060
609-702-3901
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday 11am - Midnight
Friday - Saturday 11am - 1am
Sunday Noon - 10pm


Meet us there after 6 PM for fine spirits, food, great friends.

 

Hey - before the preflight party - grab your clubs and spend a day on the links at the McGuire Golf Course.

Golfing is at the McGuire course - Falcon Creek - tee off is at 0900 hours. Cost is what it is - so come have fun.

 

Send your pictures to the webmaster at 18thBlueDiamonds.