Alameda Sun: Close, But No Cigar [Navy jet display], June 16, 2011


The men working hard to restore the Navy jets that once graced the North and East gates at Alameda's now-defunct Naval Air Station saw their project come crashing to the ground Tuesday.


Despite Tuesday's setback, Baird said the team hopes to see both planes "flying" on their pylons as they did when Alameda was a Navy town.