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RAF Crew at Sun 'N Fun

-Bobby Capozzi, RAF Florida State Liaison

Trigger Gap Work Party Accomplishments

– Dave Powell, RAF Arkansas State Liaison

In spite of 30mph crosswinds all day, 19 volunteers accomplished everything we hoped to! We worked a Bobcat to death, and were lucky Matthew Turnage was able to get a second unit out to us getting the 26 holes bored out. 

As best I can see we got the following done:

• Assembled, stained and placed two picnic tables;

RAF Trail #2 - Creighton Island Adventure

- RAF State Liaison, Eric Davis

Featured Airstrip

“The Recreational Aviation Foundation preserves, maintains, and creates airstrips for recreational access.”

California, Texas, Florida where will you meet the RAF this month?

Make sure to check out the RAF Calendar for all the places to meet the RAF Team!

April 8 | RAF Work Part Kern Valley, California

April 28-29 | AOPA Regional Fly In, California

Where in the World is Russ Holland?

RAF New York State Liaison Russ Holland, typically found in the cockpit of his tandem Rans S-7S, has embarked on a different kind of cross-country, this time in a vehicle, generously donated by Mike Lucero, Bozeman, MT of Hertz Rental Car.

Inaugural Migratory Bird Fly-In at Havana Regional Airport

RAF Illinois Liaison Mike Purpura recently applied the RAF mission in a very unusual way. His goal was to demonstrate the value of recreational aviation and its economic benefit to the City of Havana, IL, and allow aviators to witness an incredible wildlife event.