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The Memphis Soaring Society (MSS) is one of the oldest continuously active soaring clubs in the nation. It was founded in 1947 by the late Eugart Yerian, a pilot, instructor and all-around soaring enthusiast who has been inducted into the Soaring Hall of Fame.
 
Memphis Soaring has been located at several airfields in Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas including:
1947-1952  Early efforts to develop club (AR and MS)  
1952-1955  Memphis Flying Service (TN) 
1955-1959  Twinkle Town Airport, Walls (MS) 
1959-1966  Wilson Field, Memphis (TN) 
1966-1976  Finley Field, Marion (AR) 
1976-1992  Colonial Airport, Olive Branch (MS) 
1992-2002  Forrest City Municipal Airport (AR) 
2002-2003  Cartiller Airfield, Cherry Valley (AR) 
 Current & Final   Lawrence Field, Cherry Valley (AR) 
 




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