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2019 Honorees Announced

At this year’s dinner, a Special Award will be awarded to Thomas Prinster (1945-2018) and Lyle Hogg, who saved 11 lives on February 21, 1982 by successfully crash landing their burning commuter plane on the frozen Scituate Reservoir. Click here to buy tickets. In addition to Thomas Prinster and Lye Hogg, we will recognize the […]

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RIAHOF Receives $20K in Grants and Donations

We are pleased to report that RI Aviation Hall of Fame has received a $15,000 grant in support of the preservation of its historic aircraft, the construction of aviation displays, and the continuation of its research about the state’s rich aviation history.

2017 Annual Dinner to Honor WWI Centennial

The 15th Annual Rhode Island Aviation Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and Awards Ceremony will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 @ 5:30 PM at Scottish Rite Masonic Temple in Cranston, RI. During these centennial years of the US involvement in World War I, we will honor those who made significant contributions to aviation […]

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In Memoriam: Roland Stumpff (1924-2018)

Roland Stumpff was inducted into RIAHOF in the class of 2011 (held in early 2012). He is still fondly remembered within RIAHOF as giving one of the funniest and most entertaining awards speech we have ever heard. Our condolences go out to his family, we are thankful we got to know and honor him. Following […]

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