Candler Field Museum is pleased to have several aviation partners that call Peach State Aerodrome home.

EAA Chapter 468

Chapter 468 is part of the worldwide network of EAA chapters, which embody the spirit of aviation through the world’s most engaged community of over 170,000 aviation enthusiasts. For more information, email Bill Reynolds or visit the EAA Chapter 468 Facebook page.

Barnstormer's Workshop

Barnstormer’s Workshop is a full-service aircraft maintenance facility offering quality restorations, repairs, and general aircraft maintenance. Barnstormer’s workshop buys and sells aircraft as well. Owner David Harwell is a third-generation aviation enthusiast who holds an A&P license, inspection authorization, and private pilot’s license. For more information, visit Barnstormer’s Workshop online.

Candler Field Flying Club

The Candler Field Flying Club exists to offer affordable flight instruction to Candler Field Museum members as well as their families and friends. On occasion, the club offers glider flights at Peach State Aerodrome to the public for a nominal fee. Visit the Calendar to see if any upcoming glider flights are scheduled, or visit the Candler Field Flying Club page to learn more about this group of local aviators.

High Flight Scholarship Program

The High Flight Scholarship Program exists to support youth in the Candler Field Museum Youth Aviation Program on their pathway in becoming a private pilot or in their post education endeavors. If you would like more information on creating an endowment scholarship or you would like to make a donation to the High Flight Scholarship program, email us at We would love to partner with you.

High Flight Scholarships 2020

The Ron Alexander Memorial Scholarship                                   The Enders Memorial Scholarship

The Ed Bowlin Scholarship                                                               The Hank Sasser Foundation Scholarship

The Delta Golden Wings Scholarship                                             The Keith and Barbara Kitchens Lewis Flying Scholarship