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February 1, 2016
Great Florida weather and two great aviation organizations came together for a delightful three-day weekend at Melrose Landing (FD22) at the end of...
January 8, 2016
The Recreational Aviation Foundation is deeply saddened to report that RAF Director, and friend Reade Genzlinger was killed in an aircraft accident...
December 23, 2015
Merry Christmas from Ryan Field, Montana (2MT1).  With a record 39.5 inches of snow already recorded and 24 inches on the ground it is sure to...
December 7, 2015
December isn’t typically the ideal time for a work party in Montana, but RAF’s BLM Liaison Pete Smith and some intrepid volunteers...
December 2, 2015
All of us at the RAF want to say:   Thank You!   Thanks to you and all of our amazing RAF volunteers and members. Someone once said...
December 1, 2015
Volunteers from the RAF and Arizona Pilots Assoc. rolled up their sleeves this fall and worked into the nights to reclaim beautiful Grapevine...
November 30, 2015
By now you should have received your personalized year end letter from the RAF. We are hoping you took the time to read it and find the work that we...
November 10, 2015
There are times when you see or read something that you just know you want to share. On this Veterans Day I was fortunate enough to have the...
November 8, 2015
Thanks to all the great folks that showed up today to volunteer their time on this hot November day to help Friends of Arcadia Airport with final...
October 19, 2015
The RAF has always worked hard on saving or creating recreational flying destinations and has many successes around the country. A couple of RAF...
September 16, 2015
After a very hot, dry summer we are able to reopen Ryan Field (2MT1) at beautiful West Glacier, Montana.  If you are planning to visit Ryan...
August 26, 2015
  Our friends at General Aviation Manufacturer’s Assoc. (GAMA) scheduled their annual Executive Board meeting in Boise.  The RAF...
August 18, 2015
We’d heard glowing reports about Sullivan Lake State Airport (09S), which is nestled next to a serene lake in northeast Washington. We also...
August 17, 2015
The Recreational Aviation Foundation (RAF) has been working for several years to re-open North Fox Island airstrip, located on a state-owned 820-...
August 3, 2015
Don’t miss out on any of the RAF events.  Click here to check the RAF calendar.  Whether it is a work weekend, potato bake or just a...