At the Palmer Airport in Alaska, Dale Ellis stands next to an airplane that he built from a kit called a Van’s RV-8.  He and his wife were on a four-week long ‘bucket list’ trip to the Canadian Rockies and Alaska about five years ago.

Local pilot Ellis gives flight experiences to youth

A retired pilot is giving back to the community by sharing his love of flight with local youth through the Young Eagles Program.

Two times each year, a Young Eagles rally takes place at Donaldson Center Airport, which is a public airport six miles south of the central business district of Greenville.

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