Inductees
103 persons (32 posthumously) have been inducted into the Delaware Aviation Hall of Fame since the first honors ceremony was held in 2000. In addition, the DAHF has conferred the Delaware Youth Aviation Achievement Award upon fifteen young persons who aspire to a career with wings.

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Inaugural Year 2000:
Giuseppe M. Bellanca (1886-1960)
Janet I. Churchill
Floyd H. L. Durham (1918-2010)
George P. Durney (1923-1998)
Gen. Richard H. Ellis (1919-1989)
Anne C. Eriksen
James R. Sulpizi (1930-2017)

Year 2002:
Richard C. du Pont, Sr. (1911-1943)
Edmond I. (Eddie) Edwards (1913-2009)
Frank R. (Mike) Guididas (1912-2005)
Hugh R. Sharp, Jr. (1909-1990)
William W. Spruance (1916-2011)
Ralph P. Thompson (1914-2002)

Year 2004:
Clarence E. (Ed) Atkinson
J. Allison Buck (1897-1933)
David G. Clark
Richard C. (Kip) du Pont, Jr. (1937-1986)
Ulysses S. (Sam) Nero (1898-1980)
Susan Rogers Regele (1950-1992)

Year 2006:
Marilyn M. Alderman (1939-2013)
Michael D. Brock
A. Felix duPont, Jr. (1905-1996)
Louis W. Prost
Robert P. Sheaffer
Brig. Gen. (Ret) Ronald B. Stewart

Year 2008:
Willis Lloyd Carter (1920-2010)
Theodore P. Crichton
Alfred F. Johnson Jr.
Michael D. Leister
Norman H. Runge (1934-2006)
William C. Voigt

Year 2010
Donald M. Clark
Edward J. Czarnecki (1922-1955)
Theodore C. Freeman (1930-1964)
Stanley P. Lawruk
Daniel M. Rusk, Jr.
Alfred D. Walker, Jr. (1920-1995)

Year 2012:
William O. McCabe
Jenness F. Steele
Ernest G. Talbert
E. N. Tyndall (1918-2017)
Tenney H. Wheatley


Year 2014:
Gordon R. Farquhar
Robert L. Farris, Jr.
Harry Griffith
Daniel T. Kirk (1948 -2014)
James A. LeNoir
William F. Nutter (1918-2014)
Herman R. Richardson

Year 2016:
LeSans Alexander
David T. Archino
David Ham
Fred Johnson (1924-2017)
Thomas Nale
James Vreeland
Year 2001:
Henry Belin du Pont (1898-1970)
Walter C. Evans, Sr. (1932-2000)
Ethel Meyer Finley (1921-2006)
Reynolds L. Jones (1920-2006)
James R. Leech
John McChesney Morgan (1915-1981)
George S. Welch (1918-1954)

Year 2003:
Wayne C. (Pappy) Brubaker (1915-1993)
John G. Hite (1914-2008)
Joseph C. Jenkins
Louisa Spruance Morse (1912- 2009)
John J. Strusowski (1918-2010)
George R. (Bobby) Veazey, Sr.

Year 2005:
Joseph A. Barkley, Jr. (1923-2005)
Rayvon Burleson (1920-2003)
Wallace B. McCafferty (1918-1987)
Ralph L. Minker, Jr. (1924- 2008)
Linda Morelli
J. Byrton D. Winder

Year 2007:
V."Scotty" Bradley Gough (1922-2013)
William F. Hutchinson (Brig.Gen.Ret.)
Elinor Patricia Smith (1912-2010)
Douglas W. Thompson (1918-2010)
Col. Carol Anne Timmons


Year 2009:
Rubel V. Archuleta (1914-2010)
David P. Cannavo
Douglas L. Harris
Holger Hoiriis (1901-1942)
James M. Kohler
Jon A. Reynolds

Year 2011:
Daniel E. Coons, PhD (1932-2017)
Nancy J. Currie, PhD
John A. Jordan
John D. Kroening (1923-2016)
David F. McCallister (1920-1961)
John P. Renzetti

Year 2013:
Allen Chorman
James Fiorelli (1940-1994)
Joseph Hudson
John Pavlock
Rogelio Rodriguez, Jr.
Stephanie Wright

Year 2015:
Gary Dempsey
Arthur Gorman
Richard Dorsey Morgan (1905-1973)
John Reed (1914-1980)
Ernest Schwab
Brian Woodcock


Year 2017:
Raymond Firmani
Sharon Forbes
Caroline duPont Prickett
Hans Reigle
Leonard Rippa (1927-2010)
Edward Scully