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Another Virtual Tourist Celebration

El Segundo straddles Los Angeles Airport and it the resting place for all the VTr's when they fly into town for the annual VT celebration in Manhattan Beach. This year is was also the site of a Saturday night VT dinner at the Proud Bird Restaurant.


Airplane Museum

The Proud Bird grounds holds an Airplane Museum with planes from the earliest bi-plane to the first plane that broke the sound barrier. Very interesting, worth a visit even if you don't eat at the restaurant. Check out the site below


One Coming In

You can watch the planes coming in at LAX from the restaurant, thankfully, you can't hear them that much.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Close to the airport, Lots of Hotels Nearby
  • In a nutshell:Worth a visit, especially for othe VT Bash!
  • Last visit to El Segundo: Aug 2004
  • Intro Updated Aug 4, 2004
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  • craic's Profile Photo
    Jan 24, 2008 at 10:18 AM

    looks like so much fun

  • Waalewiener's Profile Photo
    Aug 26, 2004 at 6:52 PM

    Hi Nancy ,absolutely beautiful pic's I have no idea what I was doing in that pic with Lori hehe.I was a GRAND weekend an this Proud Bird restaurant was awsome and so was sunday's brunch.

  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Aug 26, 2004 at 3:09 PM

    Wow! First Aircraft to Break the Sound Barrier there. But I enjoyed more... pics from VT meeting - great shots and nice to see you all there :-)

  • annk's Profile Photo
    Aug 7, 2004 at 12:57 PM

    Great photos of the VT dinner and brunch Nancy. They both look like fantastic locations and a lot of fun!

  • TinKan's Profile Photo
    Aug 7, 2004 at 6:47 AM

    Hey some great pics here. Enjoyed seeing you there. A good friend you are.

  • Gypsystravels's Profile Photo
    Aug 4, 2004 at 10:52 AM

    Hey...that's me in the middle of Stace & Carmen at the dinner and me with the elephant ears...ha, ha. Great pics(lol)!!


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