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  • Ben Van Handel – Private Pilot Checkride Milestone

    Ben gave a special Young Eagles flight after passing his checkride.

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  • Five Aviation Lessons from “Fate is the Hunter”

    Lessons learned from Ernie Gann’s “Fate is the Hunter,” published in 1961, still hold true for pilots today.

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  • EAA Air Academy grad shares aviation with the next generation

    An Air Academy grad now shares aviation with youth at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.

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  • Dick Campbell to Present on Battle of Midway

    Historian Dick Campbell will present on the Battle of Midway, which was a critical victory for the U.S. during World ... Read more
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Sean D. Tucker

    The Green Dot team speaks with aerobatics air show performer Sean D. Tucker about his career, the people who influenced ... Read more
  • EAA Member Leads Heritage Flight Over Super Bowl 52

    An EAA member led the Super Bowl flyover honoring U.S. air power history.

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  • Last Place Won Concorde Flight for Air Academy Grad

    An EAA Air Academy graduate recalls how he won a coveted flight on the Concorde.

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  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Keegan Chetwynd

    EAA’s The Green Dot crew talked to the CAF curator mere hours after its historic C-47 That’s All, Brother took ... Read more
  • Georgia Sonex

    While serving in the U.S. Army Special Forces in Afghanistan in 2002 and 2003, I promised myself that I would ... Read more
  • Chapter 1189 Makes Second Coat Donation Flight

    Chapter 1189 helped deliver 450 coats cross-country to students in South Dakota.

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  • Ben Van Handel – Private Pilot Checkride Milestone
  • Five Aviation Lessons from “Fate is the Hunter”
  • EAA Air Academy grad shares aviation with the next generation
  • Dick Campbell to Present on Battle of Midway
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Sean D. Tucker
  • EAA Member Leads Heritage Flight Over Super Bowl 52
  • Last Place Won Concorde Flight for Air Academy Grad
  • EAA’s The Green Dot – Keegan Chetwynd
  • Georgia Sonex
  • Chapter 1189 Makes Second Coat Donation Flight