The Recreational Aviation Foundation is pleased to be teaming up with AOPA’s Air Safety Institute on their live, in-person seminar series, “From Peaks to Pavement: Applying Lessons from the Backcountry”.  This Spring, experienced backcountry pilots that ASI has selected will present 87 free seminars now through the end of April.  ASI has begun promoting the series and all…

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A crisp morning greeted RAF New Mexico Liaison Ron Keller January 23 as he arrived at the State Capitol in Santa Fe for Aviation Day 2019. The annual event is hosted by the Aerospace States Association in conjunction with the New Mexico Airport Managers Association to showcase aerospace and aviation technology and these industries’ contributions to the state’s…

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Each month we highlight an airstrip that the RAF has positively impacted. We hope that you will get out and enjoy these airstrips. This month’s Featured Airstrip is Grapevine (88AZ) in Arizona. Grapevine airstrip is located on the Tonto Basin District of the Tonto National Forest, 43 miles east of Scottsdale and is just 1400’…

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