Freedom to Fly

Celebrate your Freedom to Fly

This Holiday Weekend, Make a Difference... Share Flight with Others

No other country affords average citizens of moderate means the opportunity to fly almost anywhere they want whenever they want. So this Fourth of July holiday weekend, take to the sky to celebrate your freedom to fly, and invite a friend, family member, or neighbor along for the adventure. If you plan to fly someone on his or her first flight, check out our Six Tips for a Successful Orientation Flight.

Pilots celebrate their freedom to fly

America the Beautiful!


July 4th

Tell us about your flight

After your flight, let us know how you celebrated your freedom to fly. We’re going to plot each flight on an interactive map to show all of the locations where AOPA members celebrated their freedom to fly!

Places you can fly

Looking for a place to fly during the holiday weekend? Why not make it an adventure by traveling to a new destination? Check out these AOPA Pilot features about interesting airports and their nearby attractions.