21st Annual Swap & Shop

Opening Bell


A lot of airplanes left the building and each was accompanied by a big smile.

The Amazing Jack Schaefer


The tables were packed when the doors opened. By the end of the morning they were virtually bare. Jack, you are a champ.

Eye Candy


There were some genuine works of art on display. They soon found new homes.

Grants Pass Skypark


The RVF tent was a busy place as a lot of guests dropped by to get updates on the new field. Looks like we will be welcoming new members.

Summer Air

24 Grants Pass Middle School students enjoyed an active week of aviation in the Summer Air Academy.

Ho, Ho, Ho!

Our Annual Meeting & Party


Thanks to Kathy & Jack Medina for making their lovely home available to us. Brief business and lots of laughs.

President Larry Goynes about to present MOY to Lamar Hanson.

RVF Members Hard At Work


Look at the sweat on their brows. Study their intense concentration. 

And the winner is....


Ed Martin generously contributed an authentic vintage full-scale propeller for auction. Bidding became fierce but Jack Schaefer's wife, Norma won out. Word is that she'll mount to nose of her VW

The Award Nobody Wants


Our revolving trophy for Crash of the Year went to Lloyd Russell. Lloyd "recited" the beautifu and belovedl Calypso he had inherited from his father.

Santa's Nike


Among the door prizes, this high-tech trainer dropped off by Santa.

Things to Come


The meeting devoted a few minutes to progress on the Ft. Vannoy Flying Field. Progress is positive.