EAA Vintage AirMail Newsletter

July 2018
Straight and Level

Straight and Level By Susan Dusenbury, VAA President, VAA 5721, EAA 55229

It’s the time of year when we realize that the once distant dream of Oshkosh and all things aviation is about to materialize. All of us here at Vintage (officers, directors, and volunteers) have actually been working on this since we left EAA AirVenture Oshkosh last year.
We just really up our game three to four months before AirVenture. This year is certainly shaping up to be truly exceptional. And how can it not be! The vintage showplane flightline is a whopping one and 1.5 miles long.
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Attention Fun and Affordable Vintage Aircraft OwnersAttention Fun and Affordable Vintage Aircraft Owners:

Would you like to showcase your fun and affordable airplane at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh this year? We are looking for affordable “everyday flying” planes, which will be showcased just east of our Red Barn Welcome Center. Space is limited and it is a showcase area only – no camping with your aircraft. Follow the link for details and to request a spot.
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Vintage AirVenture Events Schedule Now AvailableVintage AirVenture Events Schedule Now Live

Start your EAA AirVenture Oshkosh activity planning now. See all the scheduled Vintage events in one location. Use the links below for more details. Learn more >>Vintage Forums beginning each day at 8:00 a.m.
We present four forums each morning Monday through Friday. These forums cover a wide range of topics to vintage owners and enthusiasts. Learn more >>

Vintage In Review at 10:45 a.m. Daily
Ray Johnson features a unique variety of vintage aircraft Monday through Friday and interviews the owners of these beautiful birds. This year The Ladies for Liberty will open each day with a musical salute. Learn more >>

Thursday, June 26 – Bill Pancake to receive the FAA Technician of the Year Award
This ceremony will be at the FAA Aviation Safety Center next to the Control Tower. All Vintage members are welcome to attend.
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Pre-order of Aeromart Tags Ends July 12

Spring cleaning? Get money for your unused airplane parts. Save time at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. You can preregister your Aeromart items until July 12, 2018.
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Friends of the Red Barn Contributions Continue to Arrive Daily

If you haven’t yet become a member of our Friends of the Red Barn, see the benefits you will receive by joining prior toEAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 . Your contributions allow us to expand and enhance “the Vintage Experience” at AirVenture.
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