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William “Bill” Glave has passed away

William “Bill” Glave, 88, of Ashland, Virginia, departed this life on September 10, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Felicia; his five children, his four grandchildren, and one great-grandchild, his brothers, John (Alan) Glave and Richard Glave; and longtime friend and Saturday morning breakfast partner, Ray Tyson. He attended Randolph Macon… Continue Reading

Captain Earle Worley Scholarship Fund, 2020

We are pleased to announce the availability of the Captain Earle Worley Scholarship. The link to access the scholarship application through Community Foundation of Richmond will be available in early 2020. Please direct your questions to Elizabeth Winegardner, Scholarship Chair, Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society, (phone) 804-475-8730 (e-mail) For more information, click here. Continue Reading

Steve Stevens Has Passed Away

We are sad to report Steve Stevens passed away this week. There will be a celebration of life held at the Hampton Roads Executive Airport terminal building at 6:00 p. m. on Thursday, August 29th.  His obituary will be in the Virginian Pilot tomorrow. We send our condolences to his sons and family. Alston M.… Continue Reading

General Chapter & Society Notes

In the true spirit of the VAHS mission, the regional Chapters endeavor to secure and present interesting and important aviation history programs throughout the year. All of the VAHS Chapters’ contact information is listed in this newsletter; we encourage you to use it to secure details on upcoming programs and make plans to attend. Please… Continue Reading

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