The East Coast Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. (ECCTAI) brings together, in a spirit of friendship and goodwill, all persons who share in the aspirations and successes of the men and women who pioneered in military aviation and in the Tuskegee Experience. We are dedicated to fostering recognition of and preserving the history of Black achievements in aviation, and to inspiring and motivating young men and women toward endeavors in aviation, aerospace, science, technology, engineering and mathematical careers.
THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN EXPERIENCE "THE LEGACY LIVES ON"
Tuskegee Airmen refers to the men and women who were involved in the World War II
"Tuskegee Experience" - the Army Air Corps program trained African Americans to fly, maintain and support combat aircraft in the 194os.
Each year the East Coast Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. (ECCTAI) assists financially disadvantaged deserving young men and women in pursuit of education, preferably leading to careers in the fields of aviation, aerospace, and science and technology. The 2022 ECCTAI Grant application period is open until January 24, 2022. Learn more on the Grants page.
ECCTAI has speakers that are available to speak at events and make special appearances, to request a speaker please press the Request a Speaker button above.
Please ensure your request timeline is 60-90 days in advance of the event for the local Tuskegee Airmen or National Officer attendance.
Please Note the New Mailing Address!!!
East Coast Chapter Tuskegee Airmen| P.O. Box 8234| Washington, DC 20032-8234