Barrington Irving, who in 2007 became the youngest pilot to fly solo around the world in a single-engine airplane and continues to inspire young people to pursue aviation careers, has been named by the NBAA as the recipient of its 2019 American Spirit Award. It will be presented at the association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition in October in Las Vegas. A native of Kingston, Jamaica, Irving grew up in inner-city Miami, whereupon graduating from high school, he embraced ...


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