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Date SentSubject
12 Nov 2012 Jeff Binckes Performs Monday, November 19, 2012
10 Nov 2012 COMARA News - Nov 10, 2012
  • Benefits Enrollment Period ends November 15
  • First Wednesday in December Announcement
  • Derry Noisom - June 25, 2012
  • Website Service Interruptions
  • Thanks to the Peltons for Fall 2012 COMARA Reunion
27 Oct 2012 Analysis of 2013 LMC Retiree Benefits Package
09 Oct 2012 Fred William Brantner - September 22, 2012
09 Oct 2012 Medco / Express Scripts Login Problem
29 Sep 2012 COMARA Newsletter - September 2012 - Distribution
29 Sep 2012 COMARA Newsletter - September 2012
  • Oktober FEST at the Pelton House
  • First Wednesday in December - Roys Place, Gaithersburg
  • Newly Elected Directors
  • COMSAT Legacy Activities
    • Significant Progress on the Space Gallery and Hall of Fame Exhibit at the National Electronics Museum
  • COMARA Website Features
    • Look up Contact Information for a Member
    • Surviving Spouse Provisions
    • Monitoring Incoming COMARA Email
  • Benefits
    • Pension Benefits
    • Life Insurance Benefit
    • Important Information Regarding “Survivor Benefits”
  • News From Colleagues – Keeping in Touch
  • In Memoriam
25 Sep 2012 Health Costs, Social RSVP
  • Health Costs - Washington Post Article
  • RSVP for Social by September 30
19 Sep 2012 Oktober FEST at the Pelton House!!
19 Sep 2012 Newly Elected COMARA Directors
  • Newly Elected COMARA Directors
  • COMARA Social - Oct 7, 2012
  • First Wednesday in December - December 5, 2012
06 Sep 2012 An Invitation from COMARA President, Joe Pelton
03 Sep 2012 Vote for COMARA Directors
  • Vote for COMARA Directors
  • COMARA Social - Sunday - October 7. 2012 - 3:30pm - 6:30pm
31 Aug 2012 COMARA Social - Sunday - October 7, 2012
27 Aug 2012 Lorraine Callaway - Jul 26, 2012
24 Aug 2012 August 24, 2012
  • Election of Directors to the Board
  • Annual Meeting and Reunion - October 7, 2012
  • 2012 Dues
23 Aug 2012 Mary McGaha - May 2, 1937 -- Aug 21, 2012
11 Jul 2012 Call for News
07 Jul 2012 Margaret Thorne - July 1, 2012
11 Jun 2012 William D Houser Internment at Arlington - June 28
04 Jun 2012 Egypt, Venus, Endeavor
  • Reminder - Ahmad Ghais Egypt Seminar - June 6, 2012
  • Video Clips of the Endeavor Rescue of Intelsat-603 in 1992
  • Transit of Venus
01 Jun 2012 Shirin F. Haidari Services June 7
29 May 2012 Ahmad Ghais Seminar - June 6, 2012
08 May 2012 The 20th Anniversary of the Rescue of Intelsat 603
07 May 2012 Ahmad Ghais Egypt Seminar - June 6, 2012
25 Apr 2012 Important Information Regarding Survivor Benefits
24 Apr 2012 2012 Picnic - May 20, 2012 - Please RSVP
16 Apr 2012 John A Gordon - April 10, 2012
26 Mar 2012 Hershey Ticket Reminder
  • Hershey Ticket Reminder
  • Arthur C Clark Awards
  • IRA-COMARA Picnic
07 Mar 2012 Coleman Guthrie Service was held March 3, 2012
07 Mar 2012 Edith Ford Funeral - March 10, 2012
27 Feb 2012 COMARA News - Feb 27, 2012
  • William Houser obituary published yesterday
  • Last chance for Strathmore Ticket Orders
  • February 2012 Newsletter published and mailed
26 Feb 2012 William Coleman Guthrie - February 26, 2012
13 Feb 2012 Alumni News - Feb 13, 2012
  • Joint IRA/COMARA Strathmore Concert - March 24, 2012
    Order tickets by Feb 24
  • Joint IRA/COMARA Picnic at Seneca Creek State Park - Sunday May 20
  • Discount Hershey Park Ticket Sale - Order by April 2
  • COMSAT Legacy Activities
  • 2012 Dues are $15
  • News From Colleagues - Keeping in Touch
  • In Memoriam
30 Jan 2012 Comsat Alumni News - Jan 30, 2012
  • Strathmore Concert Tickets
  • Sidney Metzger Obituary in Washington Post
  • Legacy Materials Work Party
  • Hershey Park Discount Tickets
  • January Newsletter is still planned
  • Joint IRA/COMARA Picnic - Sunday May 20
08 Jan 2012 Call for News - January 2012
 
Date SentSubject
19 Dec 2011 COMARA News Dec 19, 2011
  • Strathmore Concert - March 24, 2011
  • Photos from First Wednesday are available
15 Dec 2011 Nghiep Nguyen Funeral - Dec 17
15 Dec 2011 Rick Gould - Nov 30, 2011
15 Dec 2011 Lorraine Pentlicki Services Dec 17 in Gettysburg
07 Dec 2011 It's the First Wednesday in December!
01 Dec 2011 COMARA News - Dec 01, 2011
  • Francois Giorgio - 25 Nov 2011
  • Ilan Yogev Visit
  • First Wednesday Get-together Less Than a Week Away!
27 Nov 2011 FIRST WEDNESDAY IN DECEMBER 2011
  • First Wednesday in December 2011
  • Social 2011 Pictures
11 Nov 2011 COMARA News - November 11, 2011
  • Social Pictures Added to the Website
  • COMSAT Legacy Photos
  • Etam is Closing
07 Nov 2011 COMARA Alumni News - November 7
  • Annual Benefits Enrollment Ends November 17
  • First Wednesday in December 2011 (Dec 7)
  • Strathmore Concert - March 24, 2012 - All Mozart
06 Oct 2011 News - October 6, 2011
  • Reminder: First Wednesday in December
  • Laurie Gray Obituary and Service (Oct 9)
  • Pending additions to the web site
25 Sep 2011 Laurie Gray Service - October 9, 2011
15 Sep 2011 Roger Parsons (1937 - 2011)
  • Five More Reservations Available for Comsat Social
  • Roger Parsons (1937 - 2011)
11 Sep 2011 One more reminder - COMARA Social - Sep 18
  • COMARA Social - Sep 18
  • Edna Milbrodt - February 15, 2011
  • Paul Milbrodt - 2007
03 Sep 2011 Don't Delay: COMSAT Alumni Social - September 18, 2011
27 Aug 2011 Francois Assal Funeral - Tuesday, August 30
26 Aug 2011 John Snyder - 7/10/1940 - 8/24/2011
24 Aug 2011 August 2011 Newsletter Available
23 Aug 2011 COMARA Newsletter - August 2011 [pdf]
COMARA Newsletter - August 2011 [htm]
  • Election - Pelton, Curtin, and Kinsey elected by aclamation.
  • Social - Mail checks by Sep 10 for social at Golden Bull, Sep 18
  • First Wednesday in December at Roys Place on Dec 7, 2011
  • Strathmore Concert
  • Intelsat Retirees Association and COMARA Picnic
  • Pension Benefits letter review by Jack Hannon.
  • Offer for reduced price Hershey Park tickets
  • Legacy materials moved to Gaithersburg.
  • Burt Edelson Honored at International Space University Lecture
  • National Electronics Museum
  • News of Colleagues...
  • In Memoriam
    • Henry E Carlson - Feb 20, 2010
    • Harold I Gerson - 07/16/1917 - 08/30/2009
    • Barbara Kessler - 11/11/1939 - 6/3/2011
    • Charles T Manatt - 6/9/1936 - 7/22/2011
    • Norman Paul Miller - 03/24/1932 -07/18/2011
    • Marilyn Etta Murphy Owen - 1929-2007
    • Betty W. Poulson - 02/20/1930 - 03/03/2011
    • Bruce Sundlun - 1/19/1920 - 7/21/2011
18 Aug 2011 COMARA news - August 18, 2011
  • Albert Williams Article in Washington Post
  • Call for News
  • Social - Sep 18
  • COMSAT Legacy Materials are Being Added to the Website
2 Aug 2011 Recent Death of Two COMSAT Directors
  • Bruce Sundlin
  • Charles Manett
28 Jul 2011 News - Benefits, Oral History and our own WMA Gold Medalist
  • April 2011 Pension Benefits Letter
  • Legacy - Oral History
  • 2011 Social - Sep 18, 2011 at Golden Bull
  • Alby Williams Wins Gold
  • 2011 Dues
24 Jul 2011 Henry E Carlson - Feb 20, 2010
22 Jul 2011 Barbara Kessler - June 3, 2011 - Detailed obituary
22 Jul 2011 Bruce Sundlun - July 21, 2011
21 Jul 2011 Barbara Kessler Died June 3, 2011
21 Jul 2011 Norman Miller Service - July 23, 2011, 10am
15 Jul 2011 COMARA Board of Directors Elections
  • Nominees
    • Denis Curtin
    • Robert Kinzie
    • Joseph Pelton
  • 2011 COMSAT Alumni Social, Sunday, September 18, 2011
13 Jul 2011 COMSAT Legacy Materials Are Coming Back
14 Jun 2011 Note from Joe Pelton
  • IRA/COMARA Picnic
10 Jun 2011 Picnic Reservations
  • Picnic Reservations
  • Note from Betty Poulson's Son
09 Jun 2011 CORRECTION: Betty W Poulsen Service - June 11
08 Jun 2011 UPCOMING COMARA PICNIC - June 26
26 May 2011 Betty W Poulsen Service - June 22
18 May 2011 Laurence F Gray - 2011
17 May 2011 IRA-COMARA Picnic Signup
  • The 2011 joint IRA-COMARA picnic will be held June 26, 2011
  • ISI - Inagural Burton Edelson Memorial Lecture
  • Next COMARA Board Meeting - Wed May 25, 2011 at Chez Kinzie
26 Apr 2011 COMARA Newsletter - April 2011 [htm]
COMARA Newsletter - April 2011 [pdf]
  • Dues will be increased in 2012
  • The joint IRA/COMARA Family Picnic will be held June 26 in Lake Fairfax Park (Reston).
  • 2011 COMARA Social in September 18 at Golden Bull (Gaithersburg)
  • Jeff Binckes will perform May 9 at the Jewish Community Center in Rockville.
  • News of Colleagues...
  • Fred Kelley describes his 2010 trip to Egypt.
  • In Memoriam
06 Apr 2011 LMC Dependent Certification Deadline - April 8
29 Mar 2011 A few brief notes today
09 Mar 2011 COMARA News - March 9, 2011
  • Strathmore Concert - Saturday March 12 - Ticket Distribution
  • Egypt Seminar by Ahmad Ghais - Wednesday, March 16, 7:00pm
  • Dues Status Updated
  • Call for News
18 Feb 2011 Egypt Seminar by Ahmed Ghais
13 Feb 2011 Estelle Rogers - February 9, 2011
8 Feb 2011 Strathmore Ticket Deadline - February 14
  • Strathmore Ticket Deadline - February 14
  • National Electronics Museum - Satellite History
31 Jan 2011 Charles Johnson - Jan 23, 2011
31 Jan 2011 Pamela Dahlgren - January 5, 2011
29 Jan 2011 Bela Banyasz - January 27, 2011
14 Jan 2011 Margaret L. Frank - Dec 9, 2010
 
Date SentSubject
23 Nov 2010 November 2010 Newsletter
  • First Wednesday in December 2010
  • COMARA-IRA Night at Strathmore-March 12, 2011
  • From the President
  • COMARA Elects New Directors
    • Fred Kelley
    • Dan Swearingen
    • Bob Yamazaki
  • One-quarter of Lockheed Martin Executives Take Buyout Offer
  • Annual Dues Renewal
  • Benefits News
  • Keeping in Touch
10 Sep 2010 COMARA News - Sep 10, 2010
  • Have you mailed your check for the Social?
  • First Wednesday in December 2010
  • Have you voted for the Directors?
02 Sep 2010 September 2010 Newsletter [PDF]
September 2010 Newsletter [Web]
  • 2010 Social - September 19
  • Vote for 2010 Directors
  • IRA-COMARA Picnic Pictures
  • Member Communications
    • Dues - Sign in and check your status
    • Help update In Memoriam data
    • Surviving Spouse Status
    • Bouncing Email and Lost Members
  • News from Colleagues
    • Pier Bargellini
    • Howard Briley
    • Diane Helfgott
    • Robert W Ames, Jr
    • George Skinner
    • Joe Pelton
  • In Memoriam
    • John V. Harrington
    • John Spencer
    • Celeste Wellington
    • Edwin Istvan
    • Mike Hulley - Memorial by Kathie Hulley Sep 12
25 Aug 2010 Call for News
  • Keeping in Touch
23 Aug 2010 Director Election Online Ballot now available
21 Aug 2010 Invitation from Kathie Hulley
19 Aug 2010 COMARA Social - Sep 19, 2010 - Golden Bull Grand Cafe
01 Jul 2010 IRA-COMARA Picnic Photos
25 Jun 2010 IRA-COMARA Picnic reminder
22 Jun 2010 IRA-COMARA Picnic - Saturday June 26
10 Jun 2010 John Spencer visitation June 10, Services June 1
26 May 2010 May 2010 Newsletter [pdf]
May 2010 Newsletter [htm]
  • Joint COMARA-IRA picnic at Glen Echo Park June - 26
  • COMARA Reunion Returns to Maryland - Sep 19
  • Latest on Satellite Communications Exhibit
  • Member Communications
  • Benefits
    • Health Care Bills Passed by House - March 21
    • Prescription Costs
  • News from Colleagues
    • Stephen Day - Chesapeake Rhythms - Bonkers...
    • Tom Calvit in Rehab
    • Joe Bulko - Walls of Illusion
    • Michael Vaughan - Bartlett Earth Station
    • Joe Pelton - 5 more books - now 33 total
    • Tom Kirkendall - drifting boat heads for crashing waves
  • In Memoriam
    • Larry Weekley - Feb 4, 2010
    • Jim Taylor - Jan 3, 2010
    • Terrence Ul Jung King - Mar 31, 2010
    • Mike Hulley - Feb 20, 2010
    • Anuradha Sapru Kohls - Apr 12, 2010
    • Pat Kiernan - Mar 13, 2010
    • Dave Collins - May 4, 2010
23 Apr 2010 Upcoming Events and Member News
  • Jeff Binckes Performs on Monday, April 26, at 1:30pm
  • First Annual IRA-COMARA Picnic - June 26, 2010
  • COMARA Social - September 19, 2010
  • Tom Calvit in Rehab
  • Mike Hulley - February 20, 2010
17 Apr 2010 Services for Anurada Kohls, wife of Eric Kohls
07 Apr 2010 Jeff Binckes Performs on Monday, April 26, at 1:40 P.M
03 Apr 2010 Terry King - son of Chris King - March 31, 2010
02 Apr 2010 COMARA News - April 2, 2010
  • COMARA Social - September 19, 2010, Golden Bull Restaurant
  • Jack Hannon's Healthcare Reform legislation review
  • Computers Needed for Fairfax County Project (Keith Fagan)
21 Mar 2010 Pat Kiernan Passes Away March 13, 2010
17 Mar 2010 Ticket Pickup at Strathmore - Mar 20 - All Brahms Concert
17 Feb 2010 Send Checks NOW for Strathmore Concert
18 Jan 2010 January 2010 Newsletter [pdf]
January 2010 Newsletter [htm]
  • Elvis - Aloha from Hawaii - Via Satellite
  • 2010 Dues are $10
  • First Wednesday in December 2009 pictures are posted
  • Reserve your tickets for the Strathmore Concert
  • Joint COMARA-IRA picnic at Glen Echo Park June - 26
7 Jan 2010 COMARA Group on Snapfish
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