Unlike cookies, whiskey or wine, you are not limited to “just one” when it comes to membership in aviation organizations. We value that you are one of our 10,000 Recreational Aviation Foundation members. We appreciate your support, but suggest you don’t stop there. Please consider supporting your local or state pilot group and type club.…

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The RAF thanks all who took the time to submit comments supporting Stovepipe Wells Airport in Death Valley National Park before the comment deadline closed on December 23. Your comments count, and we are awaiting the outcome. RAF California Liaisons Rick Lach and Katerina Barilov learned of plans to close the airport and convert it to…

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New year, new hat! The RAF’s hat for the year 2021 is a snapback with “2021” embroidered on the side in orange to match the RAF orange logo on the front of the hat. The back half of the hat is a black mesh, and the front and bill have camouflage. The hats are available in the…

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There’s aviation, and then there’s recreational aviation. Pilot Richard Greensted knows both. Beginning at age 14 with his intention to become a commercial pilot, he is fulfilling an aviation career flying for Alaska Airlines, based in Portland, Oregon. He and his family love camping, and his kids have grown up camping at Nehalem Bay State Park in…

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Arizona State Liaison Mark Spencer, who also serves as the Arizona Pilots Association (APA) First Vice President, reports that work is ongoing at Grapevine airstrip (88AZ). This year volunteers will continue to improve drainage and safety at the strip by spreading and compacting 400 tons of material that was delivered the first week of December.…

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Director of Marketing Having grown up in Lewistown, MT, Kodi spent plenty of time camping, hiking, kayaking, and doing many other things outdoors. She understands the passion that so many RAF supporters share for discovering remote places. She grew up showing horses and playing sports, and always enjoys time spent with family and friends.  Kodi…

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Adorn your plane, hangar door or any other surface with a vinyl RAF logo decal. These durable decals come in two sizes and two colors. Choose between 18 in x 15 in, or 12 in x 10 in, and black or orange. Show your support for the RAF mission as we step into the new year! To order the…

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