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GA Community Encouraged To Attend Air Show Convention

Published in Midwest Flyer – Dec 2016/Jan 2017 LEESBURG, VA. – The International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) will hold its 49th annual convention, December 5-8, 2016, at Paris Las Vegas on the famous Las Vegas Strip. In addition to … Continue reading

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The Countdown Is On For The Red Bull Air Race Debut At Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Indianapolis (USA) – The most highly anticipated stop of the 2016 Red Bull Air Race calendar happens on 1-2 October, when the official world championship comes to the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the first time. The jam-packed weekend of … Continue reading

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ATTENTION PILOTS FLYING IN WISCONSIN

Volk Field will be holding their Northern Lightning military training exercise from Aug 22nd-Sep 2nd 2016. During this time there will be two daily periods of high volume military training within the Volk MOAs.  The first: 0900 to 1130 local … Continue reading

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EAA AIRVENTURE MUSEUM HAS GREAT EVENTS IN STORE FOR REMAINDER OF 2016

Events include favorites such as September Swing and Christmas in the Air EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (August 17, 2016) — EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016 may be over, but there are still plenty of fun museum events to attend … Continue reading

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AN IDEA WORTH SHARING Starting A Hamburger Social At Your Airport

by John P. Chmiel, Manager Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW) – President, Wausau Flying Service Wausau, Wisconsin Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine – Aug/Sept 2016 When we first came up with the idea of “Hamburger Social Night At The Airport,” I … Continue reading

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Cirrus NOW: Racine, Wisconsin

RACINE, WIS. – Cirrus executives set aside the evening of May 12, 2016 in Racine, Wis., to showcase its lineup of aircraft. A special program was held at EAA Chapter 838’s headquarters at Batten International Airport, Racine, Wis. Also on … Continue reading

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Seven Great Aviators Inducted At 27th Annual Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame

BLOOMINGTON, MINN. – The Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame, a nonprofit organization that honors Minnesotans for their contributions to aviation, recognized seven aviators at a banquet, April 30, 2016, at the new Hyatt Regency Bloomington. A record 420 people attended … Continue reading

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EAA AirVenture Museum Made For Best Conference Banquet Venue Ever!

OSHKOSH, WIS. – While the 61st annual Wisconsin Aviation Conference was held at the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center in downtown Oshkosh, May 2-4, 2016, the banquet was held May 3 in the EAA AirVenture Museum, next … Continue reading

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EAA LOOKING TO HIRE 600 TEMPORARY POSITIONS FOR AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH 2016

MULTIPLE DAY WALK-IN HIRING EVENT TO BE HELD IN JUNE EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, WISCONSIN — (June 1, 2016) — Experimental Aircraft Association will hold a walk-in hiring event in June for AirVenture Oshkosh 2016. EAA is looking to hire … Continue reading

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Discover Aviation Days!

June 4th and 5th 2016 WHAT: Come to the Anoka County Airport in Blaine, and celebrate the history and future of flight at Discover Aviation Days.  Visitors will enjoy numerous aviation exhibits, aircraft & helicopter rides, food booths and more!  … Continue reading

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