High School S.T.E.M. Students take a career leap forward — by traveling back 75 years in aviation history

(photography courtesy of Molly Ingram, The Island News)           When 18-year-old senior Mark Hatrick climbed into the cockpit of an SNJ2 at the MCAS Beaufort Airshow he didn’t know what to expect. After all, the planes flown by the GEICO Skytypers are older than his grandparents. “I never thought just looking […]

The Lure of Oshkosh

Above a particular highway  in Wisconsin each summer the skies swarm with small airplanes, like mosquitoes. On the side of the highway squats an RV campground called Osh Vegas. But what happens in Oshkosh does not stay in Oshkosh. It spreads, in waves of unintended consequences and inspiration, around the world — even reaching a […]