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  • Fourth-Generation Pilot Thanks Young Eagles Program

    In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the EAA Young Eagles program in 2017, we’re featuring 25 Young Eagles whose ... Read more
  • Family Flight Fest Fun

    It was a record setting year with 1,678 people visiting the EAA Aviation Museum for Family Flight Fest 2017 March ... Read more
  • Two Flight Jackets and One Twist of Fate

    By John Slemp, EAA 837033 Coincidence: a remarkable concurrence of events or circumstances without apparent causal connection. This definition is ... Read more
  • Familiarizing Yourself with an Unfamiliar Airport

    I have this theory that pilots have a finite amount of mental resources available to us when we fly, and ... Read more
  • Rich Largent – 1,300th Young Eagle Flight Milestone

    Congratulations and thank you to Chapter 939 President Rich Largent, EAA 512497, who recently flew his 1,300th Young Eagle, 20 ... Read more
  • Flying Young Eagles

    By Joel Hargis, EAA 1074421 Three and a half years ago I was asked to join EAA Chapter 534 at the ... Read more
  • Joe Engle: The Man Who Flew the Rocket

    America’s space program has spanned many generations. The era of the program a person identifies with the most has much ... Read more
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Episode 1

                Welcome to EAA’s ‘pilot’ episode of The Green Dot, a podcast for those who fly ... Read more
  • From the Hangar Floor: Returning a Reno-Racing Corsair to its Roots

    When most people hear the name Corsair, they think of the World War II warbird as just that — in ... Read more
  • EAA Young Eagles – 2 Million and Counting

    Ride along with Phillips 66 as they celebrate 2 million Young Eagles at AirVenture 2016. Volunteers pass on the joy ... Read more
  • Fourth-Generation Pilot Thanks Young Eagles Program
  • Family Flight Fest Fun
  • Two Flight Jackets and One Twist of Fate
  • Familiarizing Yourself with an Unfamiliar Airport
  • Rich Largent – 1,300th Young Eagle Flight Milestone
  • Flying Young Eagles
  • Joe Engle: The Man Who Flew the Rocket
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Episode 1
  • From the Hangar Floor: Returning a Reno-Racing Corsair to its Roots
  • EAA Young Eagles – 2 Million and Counting