Our Next Gen of Enthusiasts

Discover the joys of flight and share the spirit of aviation with others.
Free Young Eagles® Flights

Launched in 1992, the Young Eagles program has dedicated more than 25 years to giving youth ages 8–17 their first free ride in an airplane.

It’s the only program of its kind, with the sole mission to introduce and inspire kids in the world of aviation.

Today, more than 2 million young people have enjoyed a free introductory flight through the Young Eagles program. These flights are made possible through the generosity of EAA member volunteers.

Join us in offering youth ages 8-17 the opportunity to experience The Spirit of Aviation® by becoming a Young Eagles volunteer today!

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Total Young Eagles Flown: 2,243,917Stats as of January 28, 2022

Find a Young Eagles Flight

Learn how to become a Young Eagle and taste the freedom of flight!

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Young Eagles Events

Find local Young Eagles events in your area. See all of the events we have going on.

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World's Largest Logbook

This database allows you to search for yourself or search for the pilot who took you up to the sky.

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EAA Young Eagles Flight Plan

Following your Young Eagles flight, activate your free EAA membership, enroll in Sporty's Learn to Fly Course, and much more to begin your aviation journey!

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Information for Parents

Check out the Young Eagles frequently asked questions and additional helpful information if your child is interested in pursuing aviation.

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Volunteer Pilot Information and Resources

Helpful resources and information for Young Eagles volunteers to access.

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Meet Sean D. Tucker and Jimmy Graham - Young Eagles Co-Chairmen
Meet EAA Young Eagles Co-Chairmen: aerobatic pilot Sean D. Tucker and NFL tight end Jimmy Graham.

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Young Eagles Supporting Sponsors


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