Please take a moment to comment on the LHFE program (Collings Foundation)

Please also see this post.

If you have been impacted by the work of the Collings Foundation or any other Living History Flight Experience (LHFE), please take a moment and comment on the the current docket regarding the renewal of the Collings Foundation LHFE program.

From the Collings Foundation…

[…] In the coming months, federal agencies will be reviewing the LHFE program for not only our organization, but many other organizations nationwide who continue to fly vintage aircraft as a part of their educational mission. As these reviews take place, we feel it is important for the voices of those impacted by the Wings of Freedom Tour over the years to be heard. We need to let federal agencies know that the LHFE program is important to you and other American citizens as an educational tool. […]

Rob Collings, An Important Message from the Collings Foundation, October 14, 2019
B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine-O-Nine”
B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine-O-Nine”

EAA Chapter 104 October 2019 Meeting

The Aviation Pavilion at Porter County Regional Airport (KVPZ). Construction update picture taken 6/2/2019.
The Aviation Pavilion at Porter County Regional Airport (KVPZ). Construction update picture taken 6/2/2019.

Our October 2019 meeting will be at the EAA Chapter 104 club room at KVPZ on Monday October 14th at 6:30PM.

We will be discussing 2019 accomplishments and we will be doing some planning for 2020.

See you there!

See our facebook event page.

On the loss of life and the crash of ‘Nine-O-Nine’

EAA 104 is saddened by the loss of life and the loss of ‘Nine-O-Nine’ at Bradley International Airport today. We wish the best to all parties involved.

Boeing B-17 Nine-O-Nine - By Tascam3438 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=26339493
Boeing B-17 Nine-O-Nine – By Tascam3438 – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=26339493

More information via Flying Magazine…