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November 24, 2014
Imagine RAF Arkansas State Liaison Dave Myrick’s surprise when RAF President John McKenna dropped in on him for a visit.  Dave joined...
November 11, 2014
When two people meet at the airport there are usually a few things that as the conversation develops they agree on, and just as many they don’t...
November 1, 2014
The annual Arizona Copperstate Fly In turned out the numbers for backcountry again this year! Ever since the RAF and APA got together for a joint...
October 28, 2014
RAF Vermont State Liaison Bob Burley hitchhiked a ride in this stunningly-restored Lockheed 12A Electra to AOPA’s regional Fly-In at Plymouth,...
October 28, 2014
Over ten yeas ago around a campfire in the backcountry of Montana, a few pilots voiced their concern about the closure of some of their favorite...
October 27, 2014
The Mexican Mountain back country air strip over the years has grown in with weeds and debris. The Back Country Pilots Association with the help and...
October 15, 2014
Recently Judy Birchler, representing “Ladies Love Taildraggers” spotted Oklahoma’s beautiful Lake Murray State Park Airport (1F1)...
October 9, 2014
The 2014 Recreational Aviation Foundation River Run event was held September 19th-21st. Recreational aviation enthusiasts gathered at the Tusquittee...
October 3, 2014
We accomplished everything we’d planned and more this weekend at the old Double Circle Ranch and airstrip. (Eagle Creek.) Nine aircraft and...
September 30, 2014
The RAF is proud to announce that Dr. Ric Hauer, chair of its Environmental Science Advisory Committee is being lauded for securing the largest...
September 29, 2014
The equipment and materials to rejuvenate North Fox Island are staged and ready for the airlift to the island. We are fortunate that the Michigan...
August 21, 2014
The RAF enjoyed brisk traffic at AOPA’s regional Fly-In at Spokane Felts Field Saturday, Aug. 16. Visitors asked lots of questions, and poked...
August 18, 2014
Sullivan Lake Fly-in honors Bob Kay Beautiful Sullivan Lake in the northeast corner of Washington State (09S) was the site of another perfect...
July 24, 2014
The RAF sponsored noise study on the effects of aircraft on wildlife in the backcountry is progressing. This initial piece of work has funding from...
July 17, 2014
We have already had a busy summer, with members gathering together in multiple states to further the mission of the organization.  From Ryan...