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The 1929 Aircraft Yearbook

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Midwest Florida Wing

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National Dues Renewal

National 2022 Dues Renewal Time Added Donations Are Highly Appreciated Donations will be acknlwledge in the newsletter. Mark your check “DUES” and mail to: OX5 Aviation Pioneers %  Patty Wagner, Nat Treas 3233 South Kessler Road West Milton,  Ohio  45383

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Listen to an engine

SNF22 Day2 Image 5 – video .  

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Daily Sun n Fun Photos

Daily Photos – OX5 Florida Clubhouse Activities Photos Courtesy of Greg Gaynor, National Governor Day4    April 7, 2022   Day 3    April 7, 2022 SNF22 Day 3 Image 7 Video Link to a washout. . Day 2    … Continue reading

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Sun-n-Fun 2022 Homepage

Sun-n-Fun 2022 Homepage The SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo is Florida’s largest annual convention of any kind, and the 2nd largest air show in the world. Join over 225,000 aviation enthusiast for 6 exciting days of cutting edge technology exhibits, … Continue reading

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Jim Beisner Aviation Lab

James Beisner, OX5 National Gov, National Past president 2013-14 Please donate to the WACO MASTERS AVIATION LEARNING CENTER https://www.wacoairmuseum.org/overview WLC mentors have personally invested time, finances, and hard work into the success of WACO Learning Center and it is paying … Continue reading

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2022 Leadership Team

 ox5 2022 Leadership Team  National Officers, Governors & Webmaster January 1, 2022 Richard Wilbur, National President 8657 Coyote Creek Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80294 719-439-8088 waconine@yahoo.com Tim Pinkerton, Vice President 5494 Shiloh Springs Road Trotwood, OH 45426-3910 937-542-1379 wacopinky@aol.com   … Continue reading

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National Aviation Event Calendar

NATIONAL AVIATION EVENT CALENDAR April       5-10       Sun ‘n Fun                          Lakeland Florida July        6-10       Ninety-Nines                     Charleston July        23-31     Airventure                          Oshkosh Sept       3-5         Cleveland Air Show          Cleveland Sept       8-11       International … Continue reading

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Scholarships

Scholarship update by Tim Pinkerton

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Bochter Article CBW Pittsburgh

1-14-2022 Cliff Ball Wing Member celebrates 75th Birthday by flying 75-year-old airplane .

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Fall/Winter National Newsletter

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Miss Pittsburgh B

Miss Pittsburgh before mounting at Pittsburgh International Airport A restoration project by the Pittsburth Institute of Aeronautics instructors and students. A two year course is now $38,000 plus extras. Link to PIA

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Plaques

Plaques

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Message from the President

. I would like to thank the membership for the opportunity to be your president.  I have met some of our members and hope to meet more of you as time goes by.  Once an exclusive club for those who … Continue reading

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A Swallow Flies Home

Hello Dennis and OX5 Members, Re: The 1927 Swallow my dad and brother own as well as some of our family’s aviation history. I am Chuck Laird’s son who asked me to forward along some of the information I have. … Continue reading

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The Wilbur Anna Project

The Anna Project https://wilburswacorestoration.com/  

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Founders

Founders 1955 Charlie Carroll Clifford Ball Lloyd Santmyer Russ Brinkley Johnny Evans D. Barr Peat Al Litzenberger Blanche Noyes John P Morris Ernest H. Buehl Source:  Rosanna Buehl, Granddaughter http://www.buehlfield.info/

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OX5 Award 11-21-2019

11-21-2019 Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ox5 Aviation Pioneers Receives 2019 Best of Pittsburgh Award Pittsburgh Award Program Honors the Achievement PITTSBURGH November 21, 2019 — Ox5 Aviation Pioneers has been selected for the 2019 Best of Pittsburgh Award in … Continue reading

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To Wilbur’s Waco Restoration

The Anna was owned and operated by Fred Moller, a pilot and flight mechanic for Pan American.  The Anna (a 1926 improved Waco Nine) was first purchased by the Bennet & Rodebaugh Company.  It was shipped to Fairbanks, Alaska by rail along … Continue reading

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An Article by Jason Bowling

On Sat, Sep 21, 2019 at 2:29 PM Jason Bowling <kb8rnu@gmail.com> wrote: Good day: My great uncle, Joseph Bergling, was apparently a member of yours, and an aviation pioneer. I’ve been going through some of his old papers, and one … Continue reading

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Cadet Waco Restoration

POSTED ON JULY 28, 2019 BY MELODY VALLIEU WACO Aviation Cadets to restore plane TROY — The WACO Aviation Cadets is a multi-year educational program for students 10-16 years old and is held at WACO Air Museum & Learning Center. This program offers … Continue reading

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Kansas Wing Project

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