Buffalo's rich aviation history
The Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company became the largest aircraft
manufacturer in the world during World War I and went public in 1916
with Curtiss as president. Curtiss had become the world's largest
aviation company, employing 18,000 at its Buffalo facility and 3,000 at
its Hammondsport, New York location. They produced 10,000 aircraft
during World War I, more the 100 in a single week.
Information on the Aero Club's 2019 Scholarships
The Aero Club of Buffalo is pleased to announce that it is offering one $2,500 scholarship and
two (2) $2,000 scholarship awards to students who are planning a career in the field of aviation.
Click here for more information or visit the Forms page for the application form!
You can also click here to hear the radio interview that Mark Ables, board member and member of the scholarship committee recently did about the scholarships.