Fall 2016 Features

Executive Class

From the Cover Story section

David McKay (’77, DB) and C. Jeffrey Knittel (’80, DB) have been instrumental in shaping aviation finance and insurance.

Mr. Airspace

From the Flight Path section

Seboseso ‘Sebo’ M. Machobane (’94, PC) is transforming the aviation industry for the better in his home continent of Africa.

(Rep)air Worthy

From the Wings of Legacy section

Embry-Riddle's historic student-powered engine overhaul station keeps the fleet flying.

Enterprising Solutions

From the Alumni @ Work section

Social entrepreneur Peter McAlindon (’89, DB) changes lives through innovation.

Band of Brothers

From the Giving To ERAU section

Sigma Chi memorial scholarships keep their brothers’ dreams alive.

Training Them Up

From the Alumni in Action section

Robert ‘Rob’ Ewing (’94, DB) inspires youth through flight.

Also in This Issue

Apollo 1 Remembered

From the In Other Words section

Gerald W. Zimmerman (’58, MC, Non-degree) recalls the aerospace tragedy of 1967.

Analog airplane altimeter indicating 3,000 feet.


From the Chatter section

High points at Embry-Riddle.

Alumni Updates

From the Class Notes section

Find out what your fellow alumni are up to.

Events on the Radar

From the Alumni News section

A selection of upcoming alumni events where you can network and socialize with fellow Eagles.

Eagle Authors

From the Alumni News section

Discover books fellow Eagles have written.

Featured Videos

From the Videos section

Companion videos for the print edition of Lift.

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