Category Archives: News

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

Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula (NN-MP) VAHS Chapter —Quarterly Report—First Quarter, 2019

Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula (NN-MP) VAHS Chapter —Quarterly Report—First Quarter, 2019 Nancy Miller, Chapter Program Coordinator & VAHS Board Member The Chapter’s January/February/March 2019 presentations featured: • “Show & Tell”–The Chapter’s Second Annual Session • “An Insider’s Experience—Crewing at Historic Reno & Cleveland Air Races,” with Linda Grow; and, • “’DR COPTR’—The Flying Physician Who Kept… Continue Reading

Fredericksburg Regional Reunion Workshop

The VAHS participated in the March 9 Fredericksburg Regional Reunion Workshop presented by the Fredericksburg Regional Tourism Partnership. With the goal of attracting more visitors to the area, the focus of the workshop was on methods for organizing family, military, school, and other types of reunions in order to make better use of local attractions… Continue Reading

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