Commemorations Celebrated at AirVenture 2016
Take a look back as we honored the Desert Storm 25th, WWI aviation, Coast Guard 100th, and Pearl Harbor 75th anniversaries.
F-18 Pilots Return to Oshkosh
At AirVenture 2016, we were thrilled to welcome back a couple of Oshkosh natives who used to come as kids. This time, though, they weren't riding in the back of their parents' cars but showed up in slightly cooler rides.
Way Better Late Than Never - Gubert's Fly Baby Biplane
“Why did I wait so long?” That’s what Kurt Gubert, EAA 441434, said on May 16, 2015, when he made the first flight of his eye-catching Fly Baby biplane, a project that began more than 35 years ago. Find the answer in EAA Sport Aviation January issue.
Martian Invasion - Martin Mars Comes to Oshkosh
Of the seven massive Martin Mars flying boats built in 1942-43 as cargo and troop transports for the U.S. Navy, just one, the Hawaii Mars, still flies regularly and it came to #OSH16.
Grasshoppers Land at AirVenture 2016
Take a look back to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016, when we celebrated many of these unsung heroes like the massive Stinson L-1, the ubiquitous Piper L-4, and the original grasshopper, the Aeronca L-3.
Tradition Restored - The Return of EAA's Prized P-64
For many years EAA founder Paul Poberezny flew aerobatic performances in this 1940 North American P-64 at air shows around the country. The airplane was retired to static display in 1988 but returned to the skies at AirVenture 2016.
'Best of' Photo Moments at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016
Our photographers captured the best moments of EAA AirVenture 2016. Relive some of it with us as we get dream about #OSH17. Share The Spirit of Aviation this holiday season with tickets to the World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration. EAA.org/tickets.