Stories featured on the EAA blog encourage participation in recreational aviation through inspirational and educational content.
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  • Lessons From a Hurricane Hunter

    An EAA member uses his passion for aviation to professionally hunt hurricanes and save lives.

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  • Former Young Eagle Appears on Shark Tank

    Shark Tank contestant Aaron Wypyszynski has roots in EAA community.

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  • See You in C-U-B-A

    Four friends make the first round trip gyroplane flights from Florida to Cuba since 1932.

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  • Just One More Thing

    A little bucket-list flying while finding EAA stories in America’s breadbasket.

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  • Eliot Felske – Solo Milestone

    An EAA volunteer makes his 16th birthday solo in the family Clipper.

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  • EAA’s The Green Dot – EAA Chapters Department

    On the latest episode of EAA’s The Green Dot podcast, the crew was joined by John Egan and David Leiting ... Read more
  • Rusty Pilot Finds New Love for Homebuilding

    How a rusty pilot with no experience discovered that he really can build an airplane.

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  • Model Airplanes Lead to a Pair of Pilots

    More than a decade of work went into C.M. Shearer getting his certificate, and although he will turn 77 in ... Read more
  • Olivia Cardwell – A Day of Milestones

    Congratulations to Olivia Cardwell, EAA 1259093, who  received her private pilot certificate with single-engine, multi-engine, and instrument ratings on her ... Read more
  • The Inaugural Oshkosh TIG Welding Class

     By Gert van der Sanden, EAA 444493 I have badgered EAA about the fact that the only TIG welding SportAir Workshops ... Read more
  • Lessons From a Hurricane Hunter
  • Former Young Eagle Appears on Shark Tank
  • See You in C-U-B-A
  • Just One More Thing
  • Eliot Felske – Solo Milestone
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – EAA Chapters Department
  • Rusty Pilot Finds New Love for Homebuilding
  • Model Airplanes Lead to a Pair of Pilots
  • Olivia Cardwell – A Day of Milestones
  • The Inaugural Oshkosh TIG Welding Class