Basically, U.S. Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine or Navy pilots of heavier-than-air, powered aircraft, active, retired, Reserve or Guard who hold or held a commission, warrant or flight officer status, or WASP are eligible for membership in the Order. Membership is not restricted with respect to age, sex, race, etc.
Pilots who held commissions, warrants or flight officer status but no longer affiliated with the military must have been honorably discharged.
All pilot ratings must have been received as a result of having successfully completed a U.S. military pilot training program.
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This page was last updated on: February 8, 2014
THE TENETS OF THE ORDER OF DAEDALIANS
FIRST: TO PLACE NATION ABOVE SELF (PATRIOTISM)
SECOND: TO BE WORTHY OF THE TRUST AND CONFIDENCE OF FELLOW
DAEDALIANS (PERSONAL INTEGRITY AND CHARACTER)
Life membership dues are set for an increase for 2014. The increase is based on the actuarial study provided by Rudd and Wilson, Inc from Austin, Texas done December 2011. The fees are based on 3.5% inflation and 5% growth. Life Membership will increase over a two year period.
31 - 35$855.00
36 – 40$790.00
41 – 45$725.00
46 – 50$650.00
51 – 55$575.00
56 – 60$500.00
61 – 65$420.00
66 – 70$350.00
71 – 75$280.00
As an alternative, you may wish to send an initial payment of $100.00 and become an Installment Life Member. The remaining cost must be paid within three (3) years of the initial payment. Amount and timing of the subsequent payments are your choice.