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November 9 - November 13, 2005

WHERE: Arlington, VA / Washington, DC 

ROOM RESERVATIONS: Book your room directly with the hotel. 
Double Tree Hotel
300 Army Navy Dr.
Arlington, VA 22202 
703-416-4100 or 1-800-222-TREE | Fax (504) 522-3044

Room Rates are as follows: Single/double occupancy $89 per night + Taxes + Parking (50% discount for self-parking). Maximum 2 people per room. An additional $20 will be charged for each additional person.
When making room reservations, inform the reservation clerk that you are with the First Marine Aircraft Wing Association  Group Code FAW. 150 rooms have been blocked for our reunion. Please make your reservations early. It is easier to get more rooms now rather than later.
Free shuttle service is provided between the hotel, Reagan National Airport, Metro Stop at Crystal City, and Pentagon City.

ITINERARY AT A GLANCE: (This is a tentative itinerary.)
Wed, Nov. 9:   17002300:  Registration/Hospitality Suite.
Thur, Nov 10:   1000:            Marine Corps Birthday Ceremonies at Marine Corps War 
				   Memorial. A bus will provide shuttle service to the Iwo Jima 
                                              Memorial between 0745 and 0945. Return service will be pro                  				   vided immediately following the ceremonies.
                         1400-1700:  Hospitality Room / Registration.
		   1800-2400:  Cake Cutting Ceremony / Birthday Ball / Hospitality Room.

Fri, Nov. 11:     1100-1500:  Veterans Day Ceremonies at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. A bus 				  will provide shuttle service to The Wall starting at approximately 				  1100 and run until 1300. Return service will be provided at approx- 				  imately. 1500, following the Wreath Laying Ceremony.
		    1800-2400:  China Beach Night  Hospitality Room.

Sat, Nov. 12:     0900-1130:  National Business Meeting (Refreshments Provided)
		     1130-1830:  On Your Own.
		     1830-1930:  Cocktail Hour.
		     1930-2400:  Dinner Dance.