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  • 10 Activities To Celebrate National Aviation Day

    Every year since 1939, the U.S. has celebrated National Aviation Day on August 19, Orville Wright’s birthday, as a way ... Read more
  • Braden Holman – Solo Milestone

    Congratulations to Braden Holman, EAA 1134015, who soloed in a Cessna 150 and RV-9A in addition to earning his driver’s ... Read more
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – AirVenture 2017 Recap

    Rick Larsen and Sean Elliott, who both work on preparing features and attractions for AirVenture, along with the hosts, break ... Read more
  • F-111 Aardvark Restoration Nearly Complete

    EAA Chapter 414 has taken on the task of restoring the F-111, and has made significant progress since it was ... Read more
  • Chapter 1358 Sponsors Young Eagle’s Trip to Aviation Camp

    For the past seven years, EAA Chapter 1358 has made Young Eagles its main focus.

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  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Walter Cunningham, Apollo astronaut

    Legendary Apollo astronaut Walter Cunningham joined the show to answer questions about his time with NASA in the 1960s and ... Read more
  • Granting Wishes at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017

    Each year at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, a group of families from the Make-A-Wish foundation get to attend the fly-in for ... Read more
  • First AirVenture at 99 Years Old and Looking Forward to Next

    By Frederick A. Johnsen Orville Rogers spent his first 99 years not attending AirVenture. Now he has, and plans to ... Read more
  • Tank Rider Hot Air Balloon Tethered in Oshkosh

    Mike Kuehlmuss of Massachusetts came to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 much like many others — with a love of aviation ... Read more
  • Annual Young Eagles Pilot Gets Ride With Sean D. Tucker

    Doug Milius, EAA 190535, is one of just 14 pilots who have given Young Eagles rides every year since the ... Read more
  • 10 Activities To Celebrate National Aviation Day
  • Braden Holman – Solo Milestone
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – AirVenture 2017 Recap
  • F-111 Aardvark Restoration Nearly Complete
  • Chapter 1358 Sponsors Young Eagle’s Trip to Aviation Camp
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Walter Cunningham, Apollo astronaut
  • Granting Wishes at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017
  • First AirVenture at 99 Years Old and Looking Forward to Next
  • Tank Rider Hot Air Balloon Tethered in Oshkosh
  • Annual Young Eagles Pilot Gets Ride With Sean D. Tucker