Donors and Sponsors

Our thanks to the donors of time, talent and treasure who helped start this wonderful project ! (We currently have a new wish list and are looking for new sponsors and donations). Please contact the school for our list. Thank you!!!  Special thanks to Randy Hughes for materials and supplies, and to the Frontier Fun Fliers, who have donated funds to our school project this year!

      Oscar Zuniga of Texas for donating the plane

  • The Anchorage Experimental Aircraft Association for paying for the crating materials
  • Jeff Scott of New Mexico, for donating his time to build the crate for the plane                         
  • Carlisle Transportation for moving the plane from New Mexico to Anchorage and covering the cost(!)
  • Alaska Interstate Batteries for donating the forklift and manpower to move the plane into the shed at Begich Middle School
  • Angie Slingluff of the local FAA who has facilitated many aspects of the project, along with Dan Carey and Jeanne Fischer 
  • Rob Stapleton for tracking down the plane for us in the first place through the Experimental Aircraft Association
  •; Arlene Walsh's family who is going to provide the build log
  • Norm Lagrasse, Executive Director of th Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum
  • ...and all the others yet to mention!  Jim Dooley's T-Shirt Design donated t-shirts for our project!
This has truly been an almost effortless pursuit, due to the interest and support of so many individuals, businesses and agencies.