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Time to Renew Your Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society Membership!

NEW Year’s Day – Time to Renew Your Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society Membership! Holiday greetings from your friends at the Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society. With the new membership year starting on January 1st, 2019, we wanted to tell you about some new initiatives your VAHS is undertaking to make your membership experience better for you,… Continue Reading


SENATE RESOLUTION NO. 62 Commending the Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society. Agreed to by the Senate, March 8, 2018 WHEREAS, the Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society was formed in 1978 to preserve Virginia’s aviation and aerospace history and is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018; and WHEREAS, Virginia’s contribution to America’s aviation and aerospace supremacy is unparalleled… Continue Reading

Headquarters Chatter

I recently had the opportunity to attend the promotion of a good friend to the rank of a four-star general in the U.S. Air Force.  Along with the festivities of the promotion he also assumed command of one of the Air Force’s newest commands – the Air Force Global Strike Command.  I found a ring… Continue Reading

Toy Airlift Tappahannock-Essex County Airport

Story from Jack Pettigrew, VAHS Member December 12, 2018 To those of you who placed toys in the toy collection box in the terminal, participated in the Roma’s dinner, or helped transport the items collected to the Chesterfield County Airport, THANKS. The toys are distributed to military families who need help providing for their children,… Continue Reading

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