Collecting and Preserving Wisconsin's Aviation History

Beckwith Havens, ca 1911You’ve found the Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame (WAHF), a membership organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, and sharing Wisconsin aviation news and history. Spend a few minutes perusing our site to learn more about the men and women who are making aviation history in Wisconsin and beyond our borders.

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2016 Induction Ceremony
The 2016 WAHF Investiture Dinner and Ceremony will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2016. The event will be held in the Founder's Wing of EAA's AirVenture Museum located at 3000 Poberezny Road, Oshkosh, WI. A social hour and silent auction begin at 5:00 PM, dinner is served at 6:00, with the ceremony following immediately after. View the invitation and register online or print out the registration form and mail with your check as directed. This year marks our 31st annual event. Join us as we celebrate the induction of Dick Hanusa from Oshkosh, Green Bay native Austin Straubel, Jim Szajkovics from Greendale, and Bill and Judy Zivko formally of Hartford.

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30th Anniversary Video
Last year’s induction ceremony was our 30th annual event, in honor of that milestone we created a full-length feature video of the ceremony. A short clip from that video is available on YouTube. (link to: Purchase a copy of the 107 minute video here.

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