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Petitioners rally to save Hangar One

Original post made on Aug 12, 2011

Signing their names and writing notes on a petition, hundreds of people around the country are making it clear that Hangar One is an important piece of history to them, even as it is reduced to a bare skeletal frame in an environmental cleanup.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 12, 2011, 12:00 AM

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Posted by francesca, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 12, 2011 at 2:29 am

We are Italian and moved to Mountain View a few years ago...but the Hangar One is so important to us to our heritage as well! My husband's grandfather flew and landed in MoffetField (and into the Hangar One) with a military plane at the biginning of the 20th century for the Italian Air Force and always talked about it. For us it was impressive to remember part of our family history looking at the Hangar One when we moved here but also so sad to know that it is going to go down!!!Let's keep american (and not only) history alive! Grazie Francesca


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