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Fighter Freaks – Interview with Mitch Cordover

From November 12th-18th we are featuring all things Fighter Kites! Lets get this started with an interview with AKA Member and Fighter Kite flier and builder Mitch Cordover.   What is your name Mitch Cordover How long have you been flying fighter kites? Very...

2018 Presidential Award Recepients

When I took over as president (Nic O’Neill here…) I felt it was critical when it comes to these next awards to recognize those people that the membership felt best deserved the award. The recipients were selected because they had the most write in votes,...

2018 AKA Convention Daily Activities

THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT DAILY FLYING ACTIVITIES DAILY MASS ASCENSIONS Every day at 1 pm, we have Mass Ascension. This is where everyone on the field is flying the same kind of kite. All registered Convention attendees are invited to participate. This year Shreveport is...

More To Do in Shreveport

Some Free Things To Do in Shreveport-Bossier, Louisiana These are in downtown Shreveport and are close to the Hilton and Convention Center.   Ark-La-Tex Sports Museum of Champions Located in lobby of the Shreveport Convention center. Open on weekends when there...