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P.O. Box 1954
Pleasanton, California 94566

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We are located in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area

Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Bridge, San Francisco, California

My Family

My Family

Back row, L - R: Chris Mah (Stacy's brother), Kelsey Petersen (Chris' girlfriend), Brian (my older son), Stacy (Brian's wife), Jasmine (age 14), Tyler (my younger son), Crystal (Tyler's wife)
Front row, L - R: Bob, Sally (my wife), Alexis (age 3), Olive (age 4½), Penelope (age 3)

(Picture taken on December 25, 2015)

Leuten Family Pictures over the years 2002 to 2015:

Leuten Family Pictures over the years 2002 to 2015

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Click here to watch the musical slide show of Crystal and Tyler's wedding - September 17, 2011

Click here to watch the musical slide show of Stacy and Brian's wedding - July 10, 2010

Our precious granddaughters!

Jasmine, age 15, (Homecoming) - Oct. 15, 2016
Jasmine, age 15 (Homecoming)
October 15, 2016


Alexis, age 2-½
Alexis, age 2-½
September 10, 2015

Olive, age 4½
Olive, age 4½
April 2016


Penelope age 4
Penelope, age 4
September 6, 2016

Stacy, Jasmine (age 15), Brian
(Stacy, Jasmine (age 15), Brian)
September 16, 2016


Olive (age 5), Penelope (4), Alexis (3-½)
Olive (age 5), Penelope (4), Alexis (3-½)
September 16, 2016

Brian and Stacy's Family
Brian and Stacy's Family - Taken on July 17, 2016

More pictures

Mt. McKinley
Mt. McKinley Denali - Taken on our Alaska trip, Sep. 7, 2014


Sally Leuten, my wife of 40+ years
March 13, 2016


Tyler, Crystal, and Alexis
Tyler, Crystal, and Alexis
December 2014

More pictures of Bob's family

Family Members


  • Bob Leuten - The Dad, retired insurance guy, competitive swimmer, pilot, and flight instructor
  • Sally Leuten - The Mom, Registered Nurse, avid reader, and gourmet cook
  • Brian Leuten - Program Manager at Tesla Motors, Inc. in Fremont, California, and graduate of University of California at Berkeley, College of Engineering (May 2000)
  • Tyler Leuten - Layout Engineer at Intel Corporation in Folsom, California, and college graduate (BS in Management) at Menlo College (May 2005) in Atherton, California

Click here to read my Curriculum Vitae

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My Plane: 2002 American Champion Super Decathlon 8KCAB, N146MA

First Landing at home, San Carlos Airport
Photo taken on December 6, 2012, by Bruce Estes, photographer extraordinaire

Instrument Panel

Instrument Panel

Aircraft weight and balance calculator: Click here

Features of the Super Decathlon

  • Seats: Two
  • Cruise Speed: 147 mph at 75% power
  • Service Ceiling: 15,800 feet
  • Range: 500 statute miles (with a 45-minute reserve)
  • Engine: Lycoming AEIO-360-H1B (4-cylinder, air-cooled, rated at 180 hp)
  • Acrobatic Limit Loading: +6, -5 G's; Capable of 2 minutes inverted flight

Recent Awards

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FAA Wright Brothers "Master Pilot" Award
September 24, 2016
(Safety award for 50 total years of flying with no accidents or violations)
Master Pilot Award Presentation


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Accomplished Swimming Alumnus Award
September 30, 2016
(BGSU graduate, letter winner, distinguished in profession and community service)
BGSU Award Presentation

My Favorite Links:

San Carlos Flight Center logo
Go to the San Carlos Flight Center web site

AOPA logo
Go to the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association web site

EAA logo
Go to the Experimental Aircraft Association web site

USMS logo
Go to the US Masters Swimming web site

My Favorite Video:

"Restaurant Scene" (31-second video) - Turn your speakers ON)

Quote of the Day:

Read more about William Lear

"If you don't have a dream, how will you ever have a dream come true?"

William P. Lear (1902 - 1978) designed the Lear Jet and numerous other innovative inventions

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