Welcome to Why I Fly!

Who are the people who “get into aviation”? What draws them in? In partnership with the National Aviation Hall of Fame and support from the Ohio Department of Education, we present you with Why I Fly!

Mechanics, engineers, designers, authors, pilots… if they’re into aviation, we want to tell their story here. We want to tell YOUR story. Welcome to Why I Fly!

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Want to take your love of aviation to the next level or get inspired to get involved? Check out our latest features.

Pete Muntean

Why I Fly – Pete Muntean

Raised in a flying family, Pete combines his love of aviation with his communications skills in his professional work; as aviation correspondent and journalist for  CNN . This Why I Fly[…]

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Why I Fly: Jenna Achtzehn, Delivery Pilot

Jenna’s passion for aviation led her to getting her license and now helping others into their own airplane….as a delivery pilot with Cirrus Aircraft. She started working on her pilot[…]

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Why I Fly – Gabriella Orme

Student pilot and aviation enthusiast Gabriella has created her own company, working as an aviation welder! This Why I Fly was made possible through a grant from The Ohio Department[…]

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