Paul Poberezny

The story behind Paul Poberezny, the founding father of EAA.

Paul Poberezny

Paul Poberezny

Paul Poberezny was the founding president of the Experimental Aircraft Association from its creation in 1953, until he resigned in 1989. **Read about Paul Poberezny's history in greater depth here.
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Paul Poberezny

Paul Poberezny

He then became Chairman of the Board, a position he held until 2010. Read about Paul Poberezny's history in greater depth here.
Paul Poberezny

Paul Poberezny

Though he wasn’t the first person to build and fly his own airplane, he inspired tens of thousands of others to do what he had done: buy a set of plans, seek out the right kind of aircraft grade materials, build the airplane and then fly it. Read about Paul Poberezny's history in greater depth here.
Paul Poberezny

Paul Poberezny

He made it look easy. Today there are over 30,000 Experimental Amateur-Built aircraft in the FAA Registry. Read about Paul Poberezny's history in greater depth here.