Boeing YL-15 - Defying Physics
Boeing built two XL-15s as proof of concept prototypes and then 10 YL-15s for evaluation as they competed for the U.S. Army Air Forces contract for a new L-bird, a liaison aircraft. Boeing ultimately lost the contract to Cessna.
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Jack Roush - Warbirds of America 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee
Barnstorming in the 21st Century
In the summer of 2018, a group of Travel Air pilots got together and hopped rides around the Midwest as part of the American Barnstormers Tour. The three-week tour ended at Oshkosh, offering visitors a look at the largest gathering of Travel Airs.
EAA Founder's Innovation Prize
EAA’s Founder’s Innovation Prize, sponsored by Airbus, aims to reduce the rate of in-flight loss of control accidents in Experimental Amateur-Built aircraft by challenging members to come up with a solution. See the 2018 winners and their concept.
Gene Smith - Ultralights 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee
Tom Adams - International Aerobatic Club 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee
Ron Alexander - Vintage Aircraft Association 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee