100 Years of Coast Guard Aviation Celebrated at AirVenture 2016
The United States Coast Guard watches over our waterways, while protecting freedom and saving lives. EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016 played host to one of the few official centennial celebrations of Coast Guard aviation.
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.
Magnificent Boeing Plaza - AirVenture 2016
There's a sense of awe that comes over you when you see the magnificent aircraft on display every day at AirVenture. Get a peek at the aircraft that visited us on the ramp at #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.
Homebuilts at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016
The Homebuilts area is the place to go for the makers and doers at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. Homebuilders from all over bring their aircraft to share the results of their hard work and dedication.
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.
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.