Learn about unique and historic aviation experiences during the Aviation Adventure Speaker Series, conducted by passionate aviators with a unique story to tell. Presentations take place in the Founder's Wing at the EAA Aviation Museum. All presentations start at 7:00pm.
Enjoy a beyond the barrier cockpit climb in various World War II aircraft immediately following the presentation.
Free for EAA Members | $5 for Nonmembers
April 20, 2017 – Sonex Aircraft – Presented by: John Monnett
John, a multi-thousand-hour private pilot with both glider and float plane ratings and an A&P Mechanic, will discuss his many designs and history of Sonex Aircraft.
May 18, 2017 – Spirit of St. Louis Celebration – Presented by: Verne Jobst
Join us in celebrating the 90th anniversary of Charles Lindbergh’s Atlantic Crossing with a special evening including special speakers and a chance to see a spirit of St. Louis replica. After Charles Lindbergh and the Spirit of St. Louis returned to the United States following his 1927 Atlantic crossing, Lindbergh flew the plane on a tour of the US. Verne will be speaking on the adventures he had while recreating Charles Lindbergh’s states side tour in the EAA Aviation Museum’s replica Spirit of St. Louis.
June 15, 2017 – My Very Dearest Anna – Presented by: Kara White (Martinelli)
Kara will discuss her various documentary projects, from her book “My Very Dearest Anna”, about her Grandparents’ letters during WWII to her documentary film work.