Where you one of the 230,000 folks that came to see us at an airshow or event in your community in 2017? We want to see your pics! We are collecting photos from our visitors and supporters from all around the country to highlight our new friends, diverse audiences and […]
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This month we’ve had the pleasure of visiting several sites in Florida to tell the important and inspirational story of the Tuskegee Airmen. As always, between air shows, museums and community events, we carve out time from our schedule to visit schools. This way we can bring our message direct […]
The CAF Red Tail Squadron is proud to announce that because of the generous support of our donors we were able to provide 178 of our RISE ABOVE Resource Kits to schools in honor of Black History Month! Schools in 39 states received the kits that are specially designed for […]
Class 44-E-SE 5/23/1944 2nd Lt. 0830783 Minneapolis, MN Born August 19, 1924 Unit: 99th Fighter Squadron of the 332nd Fighter Group Awards: Purple Heart, Air Medal 2/OLC (Oak Leaf Cluster), Prisoner of War Medal, Presidential Unit Citations, World War II Medal, bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal Pilot roster listing […]
Character. What we do with what we’ve been given. What we do in the face of adversity. What we do when times are good, and bad. In the profile of Capt Luther Smith – original Tuskegee Airman, engineer, patent-holder, community servant and father – we are given a great example […]