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Cochise College Student Receives Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Aviation Scholarship Award

Cochise College Student Receives Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Aviation Scholarship Award

October 5, 2021 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2″) announced it has awarded an Aviation Scholarship to Madelyn Frarer, a Cochise College (“CC”) student pursuing her Professional Pilot Technology Associate of General Studies degree. TB2 is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona, honoring all military veterans, supporting Dogs4Vets, a service organization dedicated to enabling disabled veterans to live a more productive life through the use of services animals, and creating unique educational opportunities for Arizona students studying all aspects of aviation.

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards Aviation Scholarship to Pima Community College Student

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards Aviation Scholarship to Pima Community College Student

September 21, 2021 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2″) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona, honoring all military veterans, supporting Dogs4Vets, a service organization dedicated to enabling disabled veterans to live a more productive life through the use of services animals, and creating unique educational opportunities for Arizona students studying all aspects of aviation.

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Announces Its Support Relationship with Dogs4Vets

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Announces Its Support Relationship with Dogs4Vets

September 7, 2021 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2”) is pleased to announce its financial and support relationship with Dogs4Vets (“D4V”) of the American Service Animal Society (“ASAS”), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering no-cost service dog training and support to veterans. D4V is one of the largest programs of its kind in the nation. Arizona has 96,000 disabled veterans and 35% of them have serious disabilities.

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Adds New Board Member Nolan de Graaff

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Adds New Board Member Nolan de Graaff

June 10, 2021 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2”), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, is dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona, honoring all military veterans, and creating unique educational opportunities and scholarships for Arizona veteran and non-veteran students studying all aspects of aviation.  TB2 is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Board of Directors member, Nolan de Graaff.

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Aviation Scholarship Program Awards Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Aviation Scholarship Program Awards Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student

February 19, 2021 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2”) today announced a 2021 Aviation Scholarship has been awarded to Bradley Riedle, an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (“ERAU”) student earning a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics. TB2 is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale,…

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards Aviation Scholarship to Cochise College Student

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards Aviation Scholarship to Cochise College Student

September 22, 2020 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2”) announced it has awarded an Aviation Scholarship to Michael Barragan, a Cochise College (“CC”) student pursuing an Associate of Professional Pilot Technology degree. TB2 is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona, honoring…

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards Aviation Scholarship to Pima Community College Student

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards Aviation Scholarship to Pima Community College Student

July 1, 2020 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc.. (“TB2”) announced it has awarded an Aviation Scholarship to Julian Tapia, Jr., a Pima Community College (“PCC”) student pursuing an Associate of Applied Science in Aviation Technology. TB2 is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona,…

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Launches 2020 Scholarship Program with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Launches 2020 Scholarship Program with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Student

January 23, 2020 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2”) announced its first 2020 Aviation Scholarship has been awarded to Christopher Awes, an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (“ERAU”) student who earned a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics. TB2 is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in…

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards First Aviation Scholarship to Arizona State University Student

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. Awards First Aviation Scholarship to Arizona State University Student

November 14, 2019 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“TB2”), a non-profit 501(C)(3) dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona, honoring all military veterans and creating unique educational opportuinities in aviation for young students, today announced it awarded the first TB2 Aviation Scholarship to Arizona State…

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Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial Announces Appointment of Rudy R. Miller as Advisory Board Chairman

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial Announces Appointment of Rudy R. Miller as Advisory Board Chairman

April 26, 2018 – Scottsdale, AZ

Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial, Inc. (“Tbird II”), a non-profit organization under IRS Section 501(C)(3) dedicated to preserving the history of aviation in Scottsdale, Arizona and all military veterans, is pleased to announce Rudy R. Miller, CEO of The Miller Group of entities, has agreed to serve as Chairman of its Advisory Board. The Advisory…

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Rotarians Learn About Scottsdale Airport’s Military History

Rotarians Learn About Scottsdale Airport’s Military History

November 16, 2017 – Scottsdale, AZ

The history of Scottsdale Airport – and its early days as a World War II training facility for fighter pilots – was the topic of a special Veterans Day salute talk by the Rotary Club of Scottsdale. Rudy R. Miller, Chairman, President and CEO of Miller Capital Corporation and The Miller Group – a dedicated supporter of the Thunderbird Field II Veterans Memorial Monument – introduced Steve Ziomek, Chairman of Thunderbird II Veterans Memorial, Inc. to Rotary Club of Scottsdale members and guests.

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1941 WWII Plane Flies Cross-Country to Become Centerpiece of Thunderbird Field II Veteran’s Memorial at Scottsdale Airport’s Future Aviation Business Center

1941 WWII Plane Flies Cross-Country to Become Centerpiece of Thunderbird Field II Veteran’s Memorial at Scottsdale Airport’s Future Aviation Business Center

May 3, 2017 – Scottsdale, AZ

A 1941 Stearman PT17 biplane was flown 1,110 miles from Arkansas to Arizona, between 500 – 1,500 feet in altitude, at an average ground speed of 56.63 mph to the Scottsdale Airport for its future home at the Thunderbird Field II Plaza and Memorial at the new Scottsdale Aviation Business Center. The future memorial will serve as a tribute and memorial to all veterans…

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