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Pilot Spotlight: Doug Rozendaal

Some future pilots are inspired by a parent’s love of aviation. Some may visit an airshow and discover their passion by the sights and sounds of aircraft in action. Others simply look up. And so it was for a young Doug Rozendaal, CAF Red Tail Squadron P-51C Mustang Tuskegee Airmen […]

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Pilot spotlight: Brad Lang

Inspiration comes in many forms, unique to each of us – an encouraging teacher, a profound book, or perhaps a school field trip to a historical exhibit. For a boy growing up in West Orange, NJ, that inspiration literally came on the wings of birds; birds of prey specifically, found […]

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In awe of the P-51 Mustang

“The most aerodynamically perfect pursuit plane in existence.” ~ Harry Truman, 1944 (Photo courtesy of Vincent Mendret) Our P-51C Mustang that accompanies the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit is a magnificent piece of machinery and a real treat to see, hear and feel in person. But beyond an exciting warbird addition […]

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