• Drew at the Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Shleissheim

    Drew is now home from his very exciting trip to Germany. He had a wonderful time exploring and couldn’t wait to share this particular story with the North Cascades Vintage Aircraft Museum fans. His most favorite of locations was the Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Shleissheim museum outside of Munich. Although, a little complicated to locate, Drew’s […]

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  • In Remeberance of our Veterans

    A Special Story of the Fairchild PT-19 B The American low-wing monoplane Fairchild PT-19 B was very highly regarded WWII trainer, in which most new US Army Air Force pilots trained in during Primary Flying Training before moving onto a more agile Kaydet. The first PT-19 was assembled at the Hagerstown factory in February 1940, and by […]

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  • Last Look At Our Summer Fly-In As We Head into Shorter Days

    As the shorter days approach we are taking a last look at our fabulous fly-in this past summer. Below you’ll find a nice little montage of aircraft, where you’ll see lots of cool aircraft featured. We’d love to see some comments from folks who recognize their aircraft (and themselves!)! There is a 2nd short video with […]

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  • Jim Jenkins And Our Stinson Junior SM-8A

    You may recall that about this time, two years ago, we acquired the Stinson Junior SM-8A. This plane seats four, instead of six like its brother the Detroiter. Junior was aimed at the private owner, initially with a 110 HP Scarab engine. Later more powerful models were produced with 200+HP engines from Lycoming and Wright […]

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  • Unit 1 speaks with Pemberton and his Boeing 40C

    As you know, Addison Pemberton and his family came to the North Cascade Vintage Aircraft Fly-In this summer with the exquisitely restored Boeing 40C, which contributed to Boeing’s commercial success! 81 of these planes were built and this particular plane, N5339, has an especially unique history. Hear Addison tell the amazing story of this plane in our video below, as he […]

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  • Our WACO INF takes Margaux and Bella on a ride!

    Wow, lucky girls! Margaux and Bella got a chance to ride in the WACO INF as their first ever ride in a vintage aircraft! The girls arrived to our Fly-In this summer on Friday evening and were pumped about the chance to interview pilots and spectators throughout the weekend. To prepare, they wanted to know first hand […]

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