Founded in January of 2020, Soaring by the Seas foundation is dedicated to preserving our military heritage, honoring our veterans’ service, sharing their stories, educating our younger generations, while supporting the local and aviation communities.
Climb aboard N9767, a 1943 World War II PBY-5A Catalina “Princess of the Stars,” and create your experience of soaring in the sky, landing on water, or land, while leaving you and your family with a lifetime of special memories. Don’t forget your camera!
1943 CONSOLIDATED VULTEE PBY-5A CATALINA “Princess of the Stars” N9767 (Patrol Boat Consolidated Aircraft). Explore the RCAF combat history, fire bomber, executive transport, film studio platform, and Pearl Harbor Squadron 14 tribute.
Visit the 1943 World War II PBY-5A Catalina known as the “Princess of the Stars” and the hangar that she calls home in the picturesque setting Eugene, Oregon for a private or group tour inside and out.
Donations are a significant way to help support Soaring by the Sea Foundation and the aviation and local communities. Help us restore and preserve World War II aviation history and make a real impact with your tax-deductible donation.
Purchase your uniquely-designed Soaring by the Sea Foundation travel gifts, hats, shirts, and more from our PBY aviation-themed products online. Choose the perfect keepsake for your PBY memories.