4 Local Teens Visit Oshkosh, Wisconsin to Explore Career in Aviation, Courtesy of COPPERSTATE Fly-In, Inc.
CASA GRANDE, ARIZ. (Oct. 7, 2013) — In July, four local high school students travelled to Oshkosh, Wisc., to attend the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Advanced Air Academy 2013 — a trip funded by an Air Academy Scholarship from Casa Grande, Ariz.-based COPPERSTATE FLY-IN, Inc.
2013 COPPERSTATE Fly-In & Aviation Expo Appeals to All Ages
From flights on WWII aircraft, to an all-day stream of flight demos, to an expanded youth aviation area (and much more), there’s never a dull moment at this major aviation event.
Copperstate About to Start; Gaining Importance
Like many deeply involved with aviation I have long marveled that all the best airshows in America seem to be in the Eastern half of the country. Except for the delightful Arlington Fly-in in Washington state and a worthy effort at Golden West plus some other small regional events, the action appears to be "back East." Given that California has more pilots and airplanes than any other state, how can this be? Especially now that AOPA announced this year's Summit in Dallas, Texas (October 10-11-12) will be their last one ever, we won't any more be trekking to Palm Springs, California for what has been the big member organization's favorite destination. Fortunately, we have the Copperstate Fly-in and Aviation Expo. Read More...