Facebook Icon Instagram Logo

Team RAF

It's why you learned to fly.

Click to support our work with your tax-deductible donation.

Otherwise, click here to sign up for our free email newsletter.

July Events

Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version


TEAM RAF will be wearing our signature orange on Thursday, July 27 and will be serving ice cream from 2 to 4 p.m. on the rooftop patio in the Hartzell Propeller showroom booth.  Enjoy the "best ice cream in America" from Wisconsin’s own Kelley Country Creamery of Fond du Lac.

New this year: Print your ticket here and bring with you to the Ice Cream Social July 27 between 2 and 4 p.m. for a chance to WIN RAF logo wear!


Other opportunities to join the RAF this month.....

July 8, 2017 | RAF Trail Shannon Airport | Virginia


This event is part of the 2017 RAF Trail!

Join your VA State Liaison, Matthew Klein, for part of the RAF Trail at Shannon Airport (KEZF).  Shannon Airport has both a paved and grass strip. The airport has the Robins Nest Cafe, which will be offering a full lunch menu. Additionally the airport has a vintage aircraft museum, is surrounded (within walking distance) by civil war historical locations and is a short cab ride to historic downtown Fredericksburg. Come and join us for a relaxing afternoon at one of Virginia's best airports!


July 15-16 | RAF Weekend Nehalem Bay | Oregon

Join RAF Oregon State Liaison Richard Mayes and Washington State Liaison Dave Whitelaw for a relaxing weekend at Nehalem Bay State Airport (3S7) July 15-16.  Set between the ocean and Nehalem Bay, the 2,350 ft asphalt airport is located 86 miles west of Portland along the Oregon Coast. Situated on a four mile-long sand spit within a state park, Nehalem Bay State is perhaps Oregon’s most scenic airport.  The pine forested campground borders rolling dunes along the beach. For more information, contact Richard Mayes rmayes@theraf.org or Dave Whitelaw dwhitelaw@theraf.org


July 22 | Jerry Cain's Lincoln Airport Annual Open House | Montana

Join the RAF, Jerry Cain, and the Lincoln Community at the Lincoln, MT airport (S69) for the 2nd annual Community Open House and BBQ on Saturday July 22, 2017 with the core time frame from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM for the BBQ, but anyone can arrive earlier or stay later. Jerry will provide hamburgers and hot dogs with all the trimmings, Liz’s famous chocolate cake with vanilla ice cream, and bottled water. Attendees are invited to bring their favorite potluck dish to share with others or even cook on the BBQ. There will be electricity and a microwave available as needed. The event is free of charge, but donations are appreciated.