Murals by Rich Radigonda found in the Travis AFB Museum.

Mural is 40ftx7ft. Aft end of USS Pennsylvania is 16ft and Curtiss Model plane has 4.5 ft.wingspan. Everything is scratch built. Pilot is hand carved. SF in 1911 is depicted in mural. 400 hours involved from start to finish. There is a nice video on you tube about this: USS Hornet "100th anniversary of Naval Aviation" exhibit.

Back