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 7:00 p.m.
Enjoy a beyond the barrier cockpit climb in various World War II aircraft immediately following the presentation.
April 18, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – Jeff Duford and the Restoration of the B-17 Memphis Belle
Join us as Jeff, the curator of the National Museum of the USAF discusses the massive restoration of the B-17 Memphis Belle.
May 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – Flying the AC-130 gunship
Join us for a extraordinary night as members from the U.S. Air Force 1st Special Operations Wing talk about flying this legendary aircraft for combat missions that provide support to other aircraft and soldiers fighting on the ground.
June 20, 2019, 7:00 p.m. – Flying Elvis’s Private Jets
EAA member Ron Strauss was one of Elvis’ private pilots and will talk about what it was like to fly Elvis’ Convair, Lisa Marie.