“No pilot ever forgets his first airplane ride.” —Bill Kershner

Thomas W. Haas We All Fly celebrates the breadth and depth of general aviation and its deep impact on society. This gallery explores the many facets of general aviation, from sport to business to humanitarian, and introduces the variety of careers available in aviation. Aircraft featured in the gallery include the Aviation Specialties Unlimited Challenger III, Cirrus SR22, and the Lear Jet 23.

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Gallery 106
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A view showing the entrance to the gallery.

A view of the aircraft on display in We All Fly.

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In this Exhibit Lear Jet 23 Object Cosmos Phase II Object Cirrus SR22 Object Lear Jet 23 Object Fulton Airphibian FA-3-101 Object Aviation Specialties Unlimited Challenger III Object See more objects in this exhibit See more objects in this exhibit
What's in Your Garage? The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital Operation Migration The Age of the Bizjet African American Pioneer Dale White and the 1939 Goodwill Flight

The Museum gratefully acknowledges those who have generously supported this gallery.

Thomas W. Haas Foundation

Gulfstream Aerospace/A General Dynamics Company

ATP Flight School - The Dennis Family

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