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Barnstorming pilot protects piece of aviation history

Aviation eBrief | May 18, 2015

David Mars flies a 1929 Curtiss-Wright Travel Air biplane and calls himself an "old washed-up barnstormer" with a passion for protecting aviation history. Every other summer he takes off across the Midwest on his American Barnstorming Tour. "I sleep under the wing and pay my way around by selling rides just like they did back then," he says. The Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, Miss.) (tiered subscription model) (05/16)


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Aviation eBrief | May 18, 2015

Canadian hybrid aircraft developer looks to expand operation

Aviation eBrief | May 21, 2015

Video: Pilatus PC-12 tows pro snowboarder 77 mph at Swiss airport

Aviation eBrief | May 20, 2015

N.J. judge declares GA airports critical to U.S. security and economic vitality

Aviation eBrief | May 22, 2015

Sea turtles and GA rescue each other

Aviation eBrief | May 19, 2015

Female pilot fulfills dream to learn to fly a B-17

Aviation eBrief | May 21, 2015

NetJets corners fractional-ownership market

Aviation eBrief | May 18, 2015

AOPA Live interviews Rokita on third class medical reform

Aviation eBrief | May 21, 2015

Cirrus to get $4M in state funds for new facility

Aviation eBrief | May 20, 2015


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