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Check Out Our New Walls

Check out our new walls! Workers are finishing up the trim work on our corrugated steel interior walls and it looks fantastic. Next step for

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An Aviation Valentine

There’s so much to love about the Golden Age of Aviation! Happy Valentine’s Day from Kelch Aviation Museum. What do you love most about vintage

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Monroe Woman’s Club Donates $1,000

The Monroe Woman’s Club donated $1,000 to the Kelch Aviation Museum as part of their Community Improvement Program. Here, Konnie Thompson presents the check to

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Interior Steel Pickup

Today we picked up the corrugated steel interior wall coverings for the new hangar! They’ll be installed in the next few weeks. The hangar is

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Flashback Friday With Al Kelch

Flashback Friday…Here’s Al Kelch himself performing an engine run-up on the 1932 Franklin Sport 90, sometime in the early 1970s. This aircraft has a 90

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Groundhog Chili Ski Fly-In 2020

Groundhog Chili Ski Fly-In is tomorrow! EAA Chapter 431’s annual Groundhog Chili Ski Fly-In is tomorrow, Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30

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Floor Crew

This week we’ve had a crew in the new hangar sealing and polishing the new concrete floor. It’s looking pretty nice! Next month will be

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January Snows

When it snows at Brodhead Airport, you put skis on your airplane! Here’s a shot of airport founder Bill Earleywine in 1946 with skis on

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Aviation Art Alert

Aviation art alert! We received this lovely original ad for the States Super Monoplane – along with dozens more – in a donation to the

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Another Throwback Picture

Throwback Thursday! Here’s Brodhead Airport, our home airport, way back in 1976 during one of EAA chapter 431’s early corn boil fly-ins. There are so

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