Paul H. Poberezny: A Leader & A Visionary

Paul Poberezny has flown more than 500 types of aircraft during his 70-plus years as an aviator.

Paul in an EAA marketing photo from the 1980s.

Paul at the controls of the P-51 Mustang "Paul I" during the EAA fly-in in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Paul Poberezny at the controls of an EAA airplane in the 1990s.

EAA President Paul Poberezny (right) chats with then-Vice President George H.W. Bush during a visit to the EAA Aviation Center on March 2

Audrey and Paul Poberezny have been an inseparable team since their wartime marriage in 1944.

Paul (left) and Tom Poberezny stand in front of the iconic Borwn Arch on the EAA fly-in grounds in the 1980s.

EAA president Paul Poberezny (left) and his son, Tom, EAA Executive VP, in the early 1980s.

One of the best known Paul Poberezny photos - the thumbs-up in the cockpit of the P-51 Mustang "Paul I."

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