The story of the B-24 crew presented in Last Flight Home is also featured in the critically acclaimed new book by Wil S. Hylton.

The 2014 Palau expedition met with great success! Read up on the findings in our
News & Updates

Our mission is to:
  • Fund expeditions in search of POW/MIAs
  • Support projects that educate the public on the search for POW/MIAs
  • Research around the country and globe to unearth clues to the whereabouts of POW/MIAs
  • Bring them all home, because it is never too late.

The BentStar Project, Limited is a tiny 501(c)3 charity corporation dedicated to fulfilling this most sacred obligation of bringing home our fallen no matter how long it takes. We support the efforts such as Dr. Patrick Scannon's BentProp Project.

Mission Palau
a painting by NASA research pilot & artist Mark Pestana


Mission Palau- A painting

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The Latest Expeditions

Stay up to date on the latest expeditions

Keep up to date on the latest expeditions and project activities. Read blogs and breaking news from team members in the field as the search continues for our POW/MIAs.


Support the Project

Support the BentStar Project and Donate

Your donations and support will help fund research and future expeditions in the search for POW/MIAs. Donate to the project and learn more about how you can help.


Our Goal

Our Goal- To Search for and Find POW/MIAs

What started as a once in a lifetime opportunity to follow Dr. Pat Scannon on his quest to find POW/MIAs in the jungles and waters of Palau became a quest of our own.



Last Flight Home
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