AirVenture 2016 - Saturday Highlights
Saturday highlights at #OSH16 feature a true coming home for Vietnam veterans on an Old Glory Honor Flight, kids get a dream come true thanks to Make-A-Wish America and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and more!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.