major general irene trowell-harris chapter
newburgh, ny

monday august 19, 2024

 26th annual golf classic

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Tuskegee Airmen Chapter Inspires & Guides Youth

Scholarships Available
Deadline Dec 9, 2024

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Heroes of the Sky

The Tuskegee Airmen's Triumph Over Adversity

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Thank you for your continued support

26th Annual Tuition Assistance Gala was a great success

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Skyward Pioneers

The Courageous Story of the Tuskegee Airmen

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Guiding the Next Generation to Soar

Mentoring Our Youth Toward Successful Careers in Aviation

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who we are

The Major General Irene Trowell-Harris Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. is a chartered member of the National Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. operating in the Mid-Hudson Valley New York Community. Chapter Goals support and are inspired by those of the National Tuskegee Airmen, Inc.  First and foremost, the chapter promotes the interest and honors the memory of the men and women who served in the Army Air Corps at Tuskegee, Alabama during the 1940s.

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our programs

A primary goal of Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. is to reach out to the youth of America and use the Tuskegee experience to mentor young people to lead successful and fulfilling lives and careers.

Red Tails at the Newburgh Armory Unity Center

This program serves 2nd grade thru 6th grade. Located in the heart of downtown Newburgh, the NAUC offers a host of non-traditional classroom activities that include Red Tails at the Armory.

Lee A. Archer Red Tail Youth Flying Program

Our objective and vision is to take youth from 7th grade through 12th grade and introduce and teach all facets of aviation. Course work is once a week for three hours. Our program is situated in a classroom provided by Atlantic Aviation.

RedTail Flight Academy (RFA)

With the careful planning for the detailed operational needs and careful selection of a tactical Board of Directors, our ambitious agenda set out to train these students to a commercial, Multi-Engine pilots in 9 months.

tuskegee airmen history

Check out these awesome video about our fearless Tuskegee Airmen. You get to hear about the tough challenges and situations our airmen were facing and how they overcame them.

Double Victory: The Tuskegee Airmen at War

The First Tuskegee Ace of WWII - Dogfights

Tuskegee Airmen: American Heroes

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explore the history

Our chapter promotes the interest and honors the memory of the men and women who served in the Army Air Corp at Tuskegee, Alabama during the 1940's.

Tuskegee Airmen History
Explore the heroic legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen through out our history.
Chapter Namesake
Tribute to the trailblazing African-American pilots and support personnel.
Historical Events
Groundbreaking accomplishments as the first African-American pilots in the U.S. Military.