President Mike O’Neal welcomes new Board member Charlie Walthall, presents the League’s initiative to place a monument to America’s World War I aviators at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, outlines the League’s plans to move the Journal to a Print on Demand model and announces the Hooper Award winners for 2016.
The regular columns on gaming (In the Cockpit) and book reviews (Between the Bookends) are joined by a new column on modeling (The Modeling Corner).
The Isle of Jersey has announced the issue of a set of six stamps commemorating World War I aviation, and featuring the work of League member and frequent cover illustrator Russell Smith
Since the National Museum of the United States Air Force has no monument honoring World War I airmen, the League has undertaken creation of one, to be unveiled on September 21, 2018, at the Dawn Patrol fly-in.
Steve Suddaby has been compiling a database of Allied bombing missions over the Western Front, which he has generously offered to make available to any other researchers who may find it of value.