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A History of Heroes – Air Station Los Angeles

A History of Heroes – Air Station Los Angeles

Coast Guard aviation in Los Angeles was born in August of 1962, As an air detachment with two HO4 helicopters. The detachment was officially designated an Air Station and commissioned later that year in November, with veteran Coast Guard aviator Commander Robert Smith was tabbed as the unit’s first commanding officer. When we first started …

Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls on This Reservoir?

Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls on This Reservoir?

these are shade balls they’re being dumped into this water reservoir in Los Angeles and contrary to what you may have heard their main purpose is not to reduce evaporation so what are they really for? To find out I am visiting the largest collection of these balls anywhere on Earth at L.A. reservoir 96 …