Education & Outreach

The Tunison Foundation proudly offers outreach initiatives in aviation history, D-day history, earning a pilot’s license, and STEM education. We would be pleased to partner with your organization, including:

• Youth clubs, organizations and associations
• Schools: public, private and charter
• Colleges and Universities
• Flying Clubs
• EAA Chapters
• Service organizations
• Veterans groups

Our C-47, Placid Lassie is an education tool and living history aircraft that inspires and motivates all people, young and old. We welcome opportunities to give back to the community and those who support us. To explore education partnership opportunities, please contact: Ben Smith, Chair, Tunison Foundation Education Committee EMAIL or Jon Helminiak, Executive Director EMAIL

December 2019

Tunison Foundation Board President, Eric Zipkin, speaks about flying the DC-3 aircraft at MIT

The Tunison Foundation Board of Directors and crew members are proud to partner with the People of D-Day Resource Trunk and NASA. 

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