Steve Hinton

Steve Hinton | California Aviation Hall of Fame | Museum of Flying
Steve Hinton Year Inducted: 2016 Steve Hinton, a fixture in the world of warbirds, has performed at airshows around the world since about 1983, more than 150 different types of aircraft. His restoration company has restored more than 40 warbirds to pristine flying condition. He has been President of the Planes of Fame Air Museum [...]

Skip Holm

Skip Holm | California Aviation Hall of Fame | Museum of Flying
Skip Holm Year Inducted: 2016 Skip James Holm may hold the world record for combat flight hours: 1,172. He retired from the U.S. Air Force Reserve in 1992 with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He logged his combat hours flying F-105s and F-4s in the Vietnam War. After three tours of duty in Vietnam, he [...]

Seymour “Si” Robin

Seymour “Si” Robin | California Aviation Hall of Fame | Museum of Flying
Seymour "Si" Robin Year Inducted: 2016 Seymour "Si" Robin has lifelong accomplishments as the leading designer of antennas for commercial, business and military airborne applications used on nearly every aircraft in the world. With many inventions and patents, Robin is an aviation innovator having made historic contributions to the industry. As CEO and executive vice [...]

Jim Brooks

Jim Brooks | California Aviation Hall of Fame | Museum of Flying
Jim Brooks Year Inducted: 2016 Maj. James L. Brooks entered the Army Air Corps in 1942 learning to fly a Fairchild PT-19. He graduated as a Second Lieutenant and in April 1944, and began his combat tour in Europe. There he flew the P-51B Mustang escorting heavy bombers, B-24s and B-17s in the Balkans and [...]