Life time members And wall of fame
Located at the Airmen's Office!
We want to express our heartfelt gratitude to our cherished Lifetime Members. Your unwavering support and dedication to General Aviation in Alaska and the Alaska Airmen's Association mean the world to us. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for standing by us and being an integral part of our aviation family.
A. Douglas Hulen
Adrian Ryan - "Oh, that I had wings like a dove! I would fly away and be at rest."
Alan R. Crane - "To fly is to be truly free!"
Alan T. White - "Airmen - Airplane - Alaska - Dynamite!"
Andy Durrett - "The Airmen Association has been a big support to pilots in Alaska."
Arthur Haefliger - "General aviation is a fragile industry - let us keep it all together!"
Arthur R. Formanek
Arthur R. Terrell - "Never forget God as your co-pilot."
Bill Mears - "Make a full written plan before flying anywhere."
Bruce Webb - "Every landing you walk away from is a good landing!"
Bub Hallett - "As a pilot, you have the right not to do anything wrong."
Carl W. Fundeen - "There is no room for complacency."
Charles B. Versaw
Charles F. La Page
Charles H. Rigden
Charles P. Nicholson - "Fly Alaska!"
Charlie Hewitt "If you see someone without a smile, give them yours."
Chris J Phillips
Colby Kelly - “Of all the times you almost die, chances are this won’t be the time”
Curt Harris - "Life is fragile and way too short for regrets. Pursue your dreams."
Dan W Easley - "Alaska can be dangerous. Pilots die here often. Listen, plan, learn."
Daniel M Zivanich - "Fly in the middle of the air. Don't go near the edges."
Darrel S. Kester
Darrell Holmstrom - “The sky is home to those who love aviation."
David D. Small “Never stop learning."
David J. Stoddard - "Situational awareness and recognizing your limitations is essential for safe flying."
Dennis L Bedford
Donald R. Rogers - "Rule 1: fly the airplane. Rule 2: fly the airplane. Rule 3: fly the airplane."
Douglas G. Millard
Douglas H. Leamon
Douglas J. Jenney
Douglas Staats - "Do your best to avoid becoming the object of a search."
Duane B. Toavs
Edward E. Beeman
Eric E. Johnson - "When in doubt, don't."
Felix H. Egolf - "I fell in love at first glance - with flying in Alaska!"
Felix Maguire - "Don't accept it can't be done, ask why not? Why not?"
Frank C. Noble - "Member of the greatest aviation organization ever!"
Frank P. Ramsey
Frederick E. Wirth
Frederick K. Reinbold
G. Ray Galliher
Gary Fisher - "Prior Planning Prevents Piss Poor Performance.
Gary R. Bennett
Gary W. Quarles
Greg Fischer - "Go for it and don't look back, something might be gaining on you."
Gregory T. Grubba
Guy Goodboe - "Keep the blue side up - always."
Harry F. Cook
Harvey D Denton
Henry Knackstedt - "Flying Alaska skies since 1977."
Jack Mc Manus - "Hope to see it all again through a child's eyes, my first airplane."
James F. Ellis
James L. Vermillion
Jason Gastrock - "When flying high, Heaven's always above."
Jeffrey D. Lawrence
Jeffrey Robert Moss
Jesse J. Korn
Jim C. Walton - "I don't have to be anywhere. So I'll probably get there!"
Jim Herrick - ”Aviation was my lifetime work on the ground or in the air."
Jim Powell - "This plane can land anywhere; taking off again may be a challenge!"
John B. Ewles
John D. Frost - "Strive to be better than yourself."
John H. Riggs
John J. Trautner
John M Dahlen
John M. Sparaga - "Flying Alaska 35 years: wheels, skis, floats; best in the world."
John P. Mc Manamin
John R. Pratt - "Fly floats and fly safe."
John W. Pletcher - "Fly the airplane that you are flying."
John W. Spalding - "As a pilot in doubt, don't."
Jon P. Franklin
Joseph M. Smith
Kenneth M Dennison - "Use your noodle."
Kenneth W. Eggleston
Kevin G Greenfield
Kevin L Ahl - "Dream big, dare to fail!"
Kris W. Lethin - "If you're flying in Alaska, watch out for ice!"
Larry A Levine - ”It's all okay, till it's not."
Larry E. Williamson
Larry R. Garis
Les Paul Zerbe
Liz Kester - "Oh, I have slipped the surly bonds of earth... and loved it!"
Lyle E. Winter
Marc D. Overson
Marion Z Simon - "I enjoy being a member of a group that has a sincere passion for aviation."
Marshall Carter - "Watching aviation in Alaska ages 12-16 changed my life!"
Melvin Sheppard - "You only need one ticket to win. (Winner of 2008 Raffle Cub)"
Michael Pannone - "Consider the possible consequences of your proposed operation. Fly safe!"
Michael D. Wilson
Mick Van Hatten
Mona G Jensen - "Let the flying conditions be perfect so that the fun never ends."
Norman B. Bean
Patricia Kelly - "Happy flying in Alaska!"
Patrick N. Poe - "While I have long left Alaska, it has never left me!"
Patrick S. Twohy
Paul F. Kanitz
Penny R. Nixon
Peter J. Heppe
Randle S. Corfman - ”Wishing health, wealth, and great flying adventures to you!"
"Red" Beeman - "Calm winds and open passes."
Rex I. Bishopp
Richard "Dick" Lochner - "Without the Alaska Airmen Association, GA would not exist in Alaska."
Richard Pulley - "Never fly in ice, thunderstorms, or fog."
Richard R. Huff
Robert A Freese
Robert Gastrock - "Great flying over the great land!"
Robert M Nathanson
Robert N. Lewis - "Fly safe, and file a flight plan!"
Robert Peck - "Establish your limits, and don't break them."
Rodger C. Davis - "There is no joy like dancing with white puffy clouds on a clear day."
Ron Sheardown - "If you've never had a catastrophic failure, you'll never know your reaction."
Ronald A. Duncan - "Thanks to those wise old birds who helped me spread my wings."
Ronald C. Jacobs - "Keep thy air speed up lest the earth rise up and smite thee."
Ronald G Preston - "The best instrument in the aircraft is your brain, use it."
Ronald L Westfall
Ronald W. Haney
Roscoe C. Armstrong
Roy E. Callaway - "God bless Harry Gould and Connie Stanton."
Shawn Ansley - "You can sleep in your airplane, but you can't fly your house."
Simon Hamm - "The sky sure looks nice, Wanna go?"
Stacy R. Stiller
Steve Libby - "God is my co-pilot."
Terry C. Holliday - "Just because somebody else does it doesn't mean you can. Fly safe."
Tim Berg - "Bureaucracy is the art of making the possible, IMPOSSIBLE! - Will Rogers"
Tim R. Culhane
Timothy R Gaffney
Vern L Kingsford - "Not to fly is to die slowly, without ever having lived."
W. Jay Marley Jr. DDS - "May you be blessed with great friends, blue skies, and calm winds."
Walt Schlotfeldt - ”Flying Floats in Remote Alaska has been one of my most memorable experiences!"
Warren L. Enyeart
William D. Belcher
William E. Fisher
William F. Clutton - "Fly safely to live to fly another day. Learn from every flight."
William Hately - "Help to preserve aviation present and past."
William J. Marley
William Mc Kee
William Stowe - "Angels (and pilots) can fly because they can take themselves lightly."
William W. Hartline