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Date registered: March 2, 2013

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  2. Cash Injects Spirit At Goole — December 5, 2012
  3. Build A Plane 4 Launch — October 13, 2012
  4. Olympics To Inspire Youth — July 29, 2012
  5. Cubs Get Kids Involved — July 24, 2012

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May 11


We are delighted to announce that The Spirit of Goole has just been awarded significant sponsorship by the worlds’ foremost and prestigious manufacturer of Aviation and Maritime Chronographs and apparel – BREITLING.!!     As well as sponsorship, Breitling are sending us a brand spanking new “cannot be found in a shop” leather flying jacket complete with …

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Dec 05

Cash Injects Spirit At Goole

The Spirit of Goole, which is the latest Build a Plane project in the UK has been given another cash injection to help get the youngsters into the air.   BAE, Andrew Percy MP and Proposed BAP project BAE Systems have given £1000 towards the build, after discussions with Andrew Percy MP, who is a …

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Oct 13

Build A Plane 4 Launch


The Youth and Education Support Strut (YES) of the LAA is launching a fourth Build-A-Plane scheme in October at Goole High School, Yorkshire. Pupils and staff from the school will be invited to take part in the project which aims to build a fully operational Sherwood Ranger ST, hoped to be flying by Summer 2014. …

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Jul 29

Olympics To Inspire Youth

Sir Steve Redgrave hands the torch to the young athletes who are to light the cauldron during the London 2012 opening ceremony. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

At least two of the young athletes who lit the Olympic cauldron at the end of Friday night’s opening ceremony had been sworn to such secrecy that they did not even tell their parents about their role in Danny Boyle’s extravaganza.   The identity of the final lighter of the Olympic flame had been the …

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Jul 24

Cubs Get Kids Involved

Cubs from the air at Hartford

Piper Cub pilots and their passengers in Hartford, Wis., were up before dawn July 22, getting an updated briefing before 75 vintage Piper J-3s began launching just after sunrise—heading for EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh and continuing their celebration of the iconic airplane’s seventy-fifth anniversary.   The commemoration, Cubs 2 Oshkosh, was organized by Rick Rademacher, …

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Jun 29

Happy 20th Birthday Aeronca

The Aeronca Club of Great Britain was formed in 1992 after an Air Britain ‘Aeronca’ themed fly-in at White Waltham airfield. This was instigated by Alan Biggs who was soon joined at the helm by Roger Jones and then Pete White. The Club grew and established itself as a worthy and very active ‘type club’ …

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Jun 27

YES Launch Boeing 737-800

We can today unveil our brand new repaint for all fans of flight simulation. This specially repainted Boeing 737-800 is now available for Microsoft FSX users.   We are a UK-wide organisation, working together with other LAA Clubs, leading industry companies, local education authorities, schools and universities and many others to encourage and inspire young …

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