Elizabeth Kreft's Articles

Watch: Air Force Academy Cadets "Shake it Off" At Altitude

Taylor Swift's earworm hit "Shake it Off" already has several YouTube remakes, but the Air Force Academy "Wings of Blue" parachute team...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Youth Aviation

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  • 383 views
  • 3 years ago

Old School Air Mail Markers Still Guide Travelers

Gone are the days of re-purposed World War I planes delivering our mail. Sigh. But the giant stone arrows placed along the air mail...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Aircraft Spotters

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  • 816 views
  • 4 years ago

Wingnut + HornetBall = Great wake up

I'll admit, I checked Facebook before I was out of bed this morning. This video made me glad I did! Wingnut Productions brings some...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in US Navy

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  • 980 views
  • 4 years ago

Flying Cars by 2015 Says New England Company

Heard of Terrafugia yet? If you are a fan of the flying car concept, you soon will. The New England-based company has introduced its...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Experimental Aircraft

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  • 702 views
  • 4 years ago

Air Sea Battle? New War Concept Briefed to Congress

In a first-ever open hearing before Congress, senior representatives from the Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Army and Joint Staff...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Aircraft

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  • 373 views
  • 4 years ago

Govt. Shutdown Nixes NASA Shuttle Celebration

NASA's participation in the California Science Center's "EndeavourFest" will be hamstrung if the government shutdown continues past this...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in NASA

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  • 364 views
  • 4 years ago

Honor Flight, Vets Beat Government Shutdown

They knocked down and crossed the barriers around their beloved monument, breaking a few laws. But who is going to arrest a WWII veteran...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Pilots

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  • 179 views
  • 4 years ago

Can I Fly if the Government Shuts Down?

Sounds like the airlines expect travel to proceed per normal even if the Government shuts down tonight. "At this point, we do not...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Major Airlines

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  • 238 views
  • 4 years ago

Seoul Tells Boeing "Try Again" on "Silent Eagle" Bid

Can you blame them? South Korean military contracting officials told Boeing this week that their specs for an F-15SE were not advanced...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in Industry & Organizations

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  • 511 views
  • 4 years ago

Two Airmen KIA Finally Get Their Homecoming and Flyby - 44 Years Later

Two Airmen were laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery today, more than 44 years after they were Killed in Action during the...
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Posted by Elizabeth Kreft
Author, Veteran & Aviation Advocate
in US Air Force

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  • 221 views
  • 4 years ago