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1947 TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D: Moving to Roanoke

The VAHS helped facilitate the consignment of Delegate Frank Hargrove’s Taylorcraft to Roanoke Regional Airport. The aircraft (Del. Hargrove’s first airplane) will join the VAHS Waco when it is hung from the ceiling of the Roanoke terminal in April. VAHS Board members Ray Tyson and Van Crosby, along with Tony Penna from Hanover, helped Jay… Continue Reading

Are You Getting All The News

Are you getting all the news? Check out your VAHSWebsite for up to date information you don’t want to miss! *Life Member Emeritus, Tom Woodburn’s account of his journey to bring home his “new” beauty in “A Waco comes Home”, originally published in the National WACO Club’s Waco Pilot, New Year’s edition. *Witness the move… Continue Reading

A Letter From the President (March 2019)

They tell us Spring is coming, but it sure feels like Winter is still here. Nevertheless, the VAHS has kicked off the new year with a spring in our step, some fresh faces in the leadership of the organization, and renewed sense of purpose. Working with the Shannon Museum, the Virginia Aviation Hall of Fame… Continue Reading

Aviation Pioneer Fred E. Weick

Virginia Aviation History Project By: Norm Crabill Published with permission of Mr. Donald V. Weick, March 14, 2019 Aviation Pioneer, Fred E. Weick This article is based on Norman Crabill’s notes from Fred Weick’s autobiography “From the Ground Up”, with contributions from Raymond Gill, Vice President, VAHS. Mr. Crabill’s notes were shared with Ray Gill… Continue Reading

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