Timeless Voices - Kirk Hawkins
Kirk Hawkins is the founder and CEO of ICON Aircraft, makers of the Icon A5 amphibian. A graduate of the Stanford Business School, Kirk is an engineer, former U.S. Air Force F-16 pilot, and long-time motorsport enthusiast. Recorded in July 2009.
In General Aviation
Cessna’s 195 Businessliner turned 70 years old this year, and we joined the fly-in celebration at Stearman Field (1K1) in Benton, Kansas.
A Step Back in Time- MAAC Grassroots Fly-In
Every September, the Midwest Antique Airplane Club holds their private, invitation-only Grassroots fly-in, hosted by EAA Chapter 431, the “Cheeseland Chapter.”
Sean D. Tucker: Aiming for 2 Million Young Eagles!
Young Eagles chairman Sean D. Tucker has started his air show season, and that means he’s flying Young Eagles at every stop. As EAA approaches the remarkable 2 million Young Eagles milestone this summer, Sean has a message for everyone: Get Involved!
A Visit to the American Helicopter Museum
“Cool! A flying banana!” That was the first thing we said as we drove up to the American Helicopter Museum and Education Center in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Timeless Voices - Lee Griffin
Lee Griffin served as a munitions officer with the 44th Tactical Fighter Squadron during the Vietnam War. After the war, he moved to Alaska where he has restored a T-28 Trojan that he flew to AirVenture Oshkosh for the first time in 2015.
How Three High Schoolers Won EAA’s Founder’s Innovation Prize
The Founder’s Innovation Prize, sponsored by Airbus, seeks new solutions to prevent loss of control accidents. 2017’s winners proved a great idea can come from anyone, from any walk of life.