Arlington SkyFest & Community Day 2023

Join us at the annual Arlington SkyFest and Airport Community Day this weekend! We’ll be there with our WWII veteran UK Royal Navy AT-19 and CAF Airbase Arizona will have their B-17 Sentimental Journey and B-25 Maid in the Shade. Get your once in a lifetime ride in a WWII veteran – our AT-19 served with the UK Royal Navy. […]

2023 Olympic Airshow

Join us at the annual Olympic Airshow June 17 and 18. Our 1944 Stinson AT-19 / Reliant will be on display and available for rides! Get your once in a lifetime ride in a real WWII veteran – our aircraft served with the UK Royal Navy in India. We’ll also have our tent staffed with members who will be happy to […]

Northwest Aviation Conference and Trade Show

Visit us at booth #504 at the 39th annual Washington State Aviation Conference and Trade Show at the state fairgrounds event center. This event features loads of educational and fun seminars, organizations, vendors, and meeting with your fellow aviation enthusiasts. It’s an annual pilgrimage for many of us! We’ll be on hand to offer information about Commemorative Air Force, what’s […]

Members (and friends!) meeting

Join us at Arlington Municipal Airport (in the airport office conference room) on Saturday, February 18 at 2:00 pm for our monthly squadron meeting. HEAR about our upcoming events and our plans in the works.SEE the AT-19!LEARN about CAF, Rainier Squadron, and how you can help us educate, inspire, and honor through flight. RSVP on our Facebook event.

Dick Nelms’ 100th Birthday

Updated below with photos! CAF Rainier Squadron will be at the Museum of Flight to celebrate the 100th birthday of WWII B-17 pilot and museum docent USAAF Capt Dick Nelms! Dick was a guest on our speaker panel at our fundraiser screening of Into Flight Once More. Weather permitting, we will take Dick on a flight in our 1944 AT-19 […]

12 Planes of Christmas

It’s again time for CAF’s 12 Planes of Christmas fundraiser! We appreciate your support last year, which helped us get the Reliant flying again and serving a full air show season. This year, we are looking to improve our interior and acquire some parts for our engine to have a smooth 2023 season! If you wish to support our efforts […]