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October 2017 AirMail

News for Vintage Aircraft Association Members October 2017  AirMail Sign-Up  Past Issues  Website  Facebook  Twitter  Contact Us EAA Vintage Aircraft Association AirMail e-Newsletter Straight and Level By Susan Dusenbury, VAA President, VAA 5721, EAA 55229 Fall is here or as I call it the “last hurrah” before Old Man Winter curtails our fun flying. I’ve always thought [&hellip…

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August 2017 AirMail

August 2017   AirMail Sign-Up   Past Issues   Website   Facebook   Twitter   Contact Us EAA Vintage Aircraft Association AirMail e-Newsletter Straight and Level By Susan Dusenbury, VAA President, VAA 5721, EAA 55229 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 is now a thing of the past. For those of us who made the annual sabbatical it was a magical time spent [&hellip…

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HIDDEN TREASURE: Vintage Tram Tours

by Barry Perlman, Vintage Red Barn Co-Chair After 33 years, it is time to increase the visibility of one of the gems of EAA’s convention – the Vintage Division’s Tram Tour. Begun in 1984 and run each convention since then by your hosts Jim and Mary LeFevre, who have overseen the tram tour all these [&hellip…

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June Work Weekend a HUGE Success

  This past weekend (beginning on Wednesday) was a huge success which included over 40 Vintage Volunteers under the guidance of Maintenance Chairman Mike Blombach and Co-Chairs Wayne Wendorf and Al Hallett. There were many other EAA volunteers on the field and several of their crews installed our new brick walks and ramps. The weather [&hellip…

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Invitation to Join Friends of the Red Barn

Friends, One week out of each year a city of about 550,000 people is created. We know this city/event as EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. During that one week EAA and its Divisions host a total of over 550,000 pilots and aviation enthusiasts along with their families and friends. With the support of our very capable officers, [&hellip…

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June 2017 AirMail

News for Vintage Aircraft Association Members JUNE 2017  EAA Vintage Aircraft Association AirMail e-Newsletter Straight and Level By Susan Dusenbury, VAA President, VAA 5721, EAA 55229 The buzz has started.  The excitement is building.  It’s all about the annual sabbatical that over 10,000 planes and pilots make to Oshkosh every year in July.  And, of [&hellip…

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REPLACING YOUR OLD FLAT SCREEN TV?

CONSIDER DONATING IT TO VINTAGE Many people are replacing HD flat screen TVs with newer 4K models. Vintage is moving into the digital age for AirVenture and can make good use of your old HD flat screen TV. Rather than printing thousands of Daily Events Schedules and other information, we hope to have digital monitors [&hellip…

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Work Weekenders! Final 2017 Work Weekend June 23-25

by “Antique Flash” Patty-Trish Dorlac, Flightline Co-Chair Led by our maintenance chairman, Michael Blombach, co-chairmen, Wayne Wendorf and Al Hallett, and chairman emeriti, Bob Brauer and Bob Lumley, an incredible hard-working group of volunteers accomplish what seems miraculous for “build it in a weekend” projects! Every year a dedicated group of up to 40 Vintage Volunteers [&hellip…

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2017 Work Weekends – Join Us June 23-24

  Two Vintage Work Weekends have been completed. Check out the photo gallery.  Although we have a contractor doing work on the Red Barn, Vintage Volunteers have been completing the electrical work.  The hospitality side of our barn is getting a much needed update with plenty of new things and some surprises.  The Red Barn [&hellip…

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AirVenture Aeromart Tag Pre-Orders Now Open for 2017

 UPDATE:  Mail Order Tag Pre-Purchase for 2017 now open until July 13th. Turn Your Old Parts into New Money at Aeromart! Schedule   Seller Information   Location   Contact   FAQ You can pre-purchase tags beginning Monday, May 1st through Thursday, July 13th. The EAA Aeromart is managed by the volunteers of the EAA Vintage Aircraft Association under the capable [&hellip…

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