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Homebuilts Celebrating Anniversaries at AirVenture

May 27, 2021 – There are numerous homebuilt aircraft celebrating significant anniversaries this year, with some planning aircraft gatherings at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2021.

Among the featured homebuilt aircraft in 2021 is the Pitts Special celebrating its 75th (Plus One) anniversary held over from 2020. There are a few homebuilts that are all commemorating their 50th anniversary, including the Bakeng Duce (Plus One), Skybolt (Plus One), and the Sonerai.

The AirCam and RV-8 are both honoring their 25th (Plus One) anniversary, while the RV-7 is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Homebuilt owners who want to participate in the anniversaries should fill out the pre-registration.

The owners of these homebuilt aircraft should contact their type clubs for additional information on any events planned at Oshkosh:

  • Pitts Special 75th (Plus One) anniversary
  • Bakeng Duce 50th (Plus One) anniversary
  • Skybolt 50th (Plus One) anniversary
  • Sonerai 50th anniversary
  • AirCam 25th (Plus One) anniversary
  • RV-8 25th (Plus One) anniversary
  • RV-7 20th anniversary

Due to limits on aircraft group parking areas at AirVenture, aircraft types may park together only if they arrive together. There is designated parking for past Oshkosh grand champion aircraft.

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