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April 30, 2021

Welcome Gene Ott, Chair, education and outreach for the D-Day Squadron

Welcome Gene Ott, Chair, education and outreach for the D-Day Squadron “We are excited to welcome Gene to manage our unique outreach experiences, educational programs and […]
April 30, 2021

The Story of the Potomac Pacemaker – NC Transportation Museum & Restoration Spotlight

The Story of the Potomac Pacemaker – NC Transportation Museum & Restoration Spotlight Feature Story written by: Savannah Bess, museum volunteer and aircraft photographer Another DC-3 steadfast […]
April 30, 2021

Don’t Forget the Navy Part II

Don’t Forget the Navy Part II By Michael T. Naya, Jr. – Young Historians Photo provided by Bob Turnell As time continues to pass few men […]
April 30, 2021

Meet Henri Petays with C-53 OH-LCH, Operated by DC-Association in Finland

Meet Henri Petays with C-53 OH-LCH, Operated by DC-Association in Finland Our airplane was built by Douglas Aircraft Company in Santa Monica, California and completed on Christmas […]
April 30, 2021

Meet Craig O’Mara, April Member Spotlight

Meet Craig O’Mara, April Member Spotlight After learning to fly at 16 years old, Craig started on the general aviation route to an aviation career with […]
March 17, 2021

Meet Jason Capra with C-53 “Beach City Baby”, DC-3 Society Restoration Member

Our March aircraft operator member spotlight is Jason Capra and C-53 “Beach City Baby” based in Franklin, PA. A current DC-3 Restoration project. Feature Story written by: […]
February 18, 2021

Meet Charlie Walker with C-47 “Night Fright”, DC-3 Society Restoration Member

Our February aircraft operator member spotlight is Charlie Walker and C-47 “Night Fright” based in Coventry, UK. A current DC-3 Restoration project. Having purchased a large section […]
February 18, 2021

Remembering the Triple Nickles Who Helped Save the American West

By Autumn Hendrickson and Michael T. Naya, Jr. – Young Historians photos from the National Archives, Eastern Washington University Seventy-eight years ago the United States Army […]