The planes within the Flying Heritage Collection were created at
a time when aeronautical discovery had evolved to aviation mastery.
Finely crafted by distinguished design bureaus with leading
technologies of the 1930s and 1940s, the main emphasis of the
collection includes combat aircraft from World War II.
"Thanks to you, as members, for the support you have
given the organization, for the personal support you have given me
in this last week, and for the chance to work with you over the
course of the years ahead in making sure aviation is as exciting
looking forward as it has been for all of us in the
Source: Craig Fuller, President-elect of the
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, speaking during Saturday's
general session at AOPA Expo 2008.