"50 Flags to Kity Hawk", a national celebration was created by the Experimental Aircraft Associaton and the National Park Service to help commemorate the 100th anniversary of powered flight.
John R. Morrow, Town of Ulster resident is one of 50 EAA members chosen to participate in the "50 Flags to Kitty Hawk" program. Member pilots will take part in official flag presentation ceremonies and their State Flag will be raised and flown at the Wright Brothers National Memorial site on that day. John will make his flight in his 1946 Aeronca Champ single engine 2 seat tail wheel aircraft. He is honored to represent NYS. John is president of Safeco Alarm Systems, Inc. . He has been an EAA member since 1991.He is a Master Flight Instructor and member of the National Association of Flight Instructors.
In addition to John a number of other Kingston Pilots will be accompanying him. John Martino, VP of the local EAA Chapter 1359, Gary Mulligan, Secretary of the Local EAA Chapter 1359; Bruce Snow, Young Eagles Area Coordinator for the EAA Local Chapter 1359 and Lew Edwards, Event Coordinator EAALocal Chapter 1359 (click in title for picture)