Press Releases

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – Twenty-four of Civil Air Patrol’s outstanding cadets are gathering in Washington, D.C., this weekend for the 2018 Civic Leadership Academy.

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (February 20, 2018) — The Air Force Reserve is celebrating its 70th anniversary at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018, bringing its impressive fleet of military refueling aircraft as part of AirVenture’s “Year of the Tanker.” The 66th annual Experimental Aircraft Association fly-in convention is July 23-29 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Frederick, MD, February 20, 2018 – Kids and parents are invited to join the stars of the Turbo the Flying Dog book series for a morning of reading at the National Aviation Community Center at Frederick Municipal Airport. Children are invited to practice their reading skills with Turbo and Olive, two friendly aviator pups, and their friends, registered therapy dog teams from from Wags for Hope. They can bring their favorite book or choose from a selection of books onsite, including books from the Turbo series.

Waco, TX - April 20th, 2017 - RAM Aircraft, LP launched a General Aviation Propeller distribution center with all of the great American Propeller Manufacturers.

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (February 19, 2018) — Only a limited number of complimentary exhibit locations remain for cutting-edge companies that seek to bring their new products to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018. The 66th annual Experimental Aircraft Association fly-in convention is July 23-29 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

FAIRFAX, Minn., February 15, 2018 – M.E. Yacht Restoration of Holland, Mich., wrapped up the second phase of construction last summer, completing its new 70,000-square-foot, three-story state-of-the-art storage, restoration and office facility near Lake Michigan. The fully insulated building also features a couple of doors from Schweiss Doors.

Geneva. February 2018 - It’s been a long wait for Alpina Brand Ambassador Michael Goulian. Nine years since the last win in Budapest 2009. Flying consistently fast all week, persistence paid off. 50,000 spectators watched on Abu Dhabi’s Corniche as Michael Goulian delivered an impressive 53.695 second time through the track during the Final 4, ultimately pushing him at the top of the podium.

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - Jan. 29, 2018 - A restored B-17 Flying Fortress, “Texas Raiders”, will arrive in Atlanta for the 15th annual World War II Heritage Days April 21-22 at the Atlanta Regional Airport – Falcon Field in Peachtree City, Ga. Ground tours will be available, and rides can be purchased for flights Friday through Sunday, April 20-22, 2018.

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF), a non-profit flying museum, announces that the aircraft that led a formation of more than 800 C-47s to Normandy to drop paratroopers on D-Day, will take its first flight since the restoration began. On January 31, 2018, at 1 p.m. CST in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, D-Day C-47 That’s All, Brother will return to the sky.

The Tunison Foundation, a non-profit organization that owns and operates World War II era aircraft, announced the launch of the D-Day Squadron to honor the citizen soldiers who helped liberate Europe and end the War. They will lead a contingent of American C-47 aircraft in a trans-Atlantic trek to participate in the Daks Over Normandy event from June 2-9, 2019 which will include a mass flyover across the English Channel to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day on June 6, 2019.