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May 2015

EAA Chapter 999 Aviation Appreciation Lunch Fly-In for EAA Members and Their Guests

Saturday May 23, 2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM (Lunch served from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Spencer Municipal Airport (SPW)
Spencer, IA 51301
We will be serving Burgers (Beef & Brat), Salads and Drink.

Discover Aviation Days

Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31, 2015
Anoka County Airport (ANE)
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Daily (Hangar Dance Saturday Night 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM (midnight)
A Pancake Breakfast 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM and Lunch 12:00 PM (noon) - 3:00 PM, to be served both days.
Enjoy numerous aviation exhibitors, aircraft & helicopter rides, food booths and more!
On display will be general and corporate aircraft, experimental and homebuilt, WWII fighters, trainers and bombers along with vintage and modern military.
Those interested in a career in aviation, can stop by the aviation education booths, see flying demonstrations, and kid's activities.
Meet our many veterans, see our military history display area.
A 1940's evening Hangar Dance with a 15 piece swing band held Saturday night.
For more detailed information and cost, please visit our website: Discover Aviation Days

The First Annual Insane Inflatables 5K Fly-In Breakfast and Lunch

Saturday, May 30, 20a5
Breakfast: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lunch: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Richard I Bong Airport
Superior, WI 54880
Presented by EAA Chapter 272
Breakfast and Lunch will be served in the Chapter 272’s EAA Café
Located in our hangar - A8
Join us for a fun filled day watching or participating in the 5K Challenge Course located at the airport.

June 2015

Amery Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast (Rain or Shine)

Saturday, June 6, 2015
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Amery Municipal Airport (KAHH)
Amery, WI 54001
Serving Pancakes, Kielbasa & Beverage
Children under 10 eat free!
For more information, please contact: Paul Isakson 715-554-3858 or email iker@amerytel.net

AirCorps Aviation Open House

Saturday, June 6, 2015
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Bemidji Regional Airport (KBJI)
AirCorps Aviation Hangar
Come meet the talented crew at AirCorps Aviation and see the Maintenance Hangar and Restoration Shop current projects and capabilities.
Several warbirds and vintage aircraft are already planning to fly-in.
Shuttle will be available for AirCorps Restoration Shop tours between 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
A Fundraiser Breakfast and Lunch will be served by the local Civil Air Patrol, Northland Composite SQDN.
Discounted fuel for aircraft attending Open House provided by Bemidji Aviation Services.
For more information, please visit our website: AirCorps Aviation

EAA Chapter 551 Fly-In

June 6, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Leaders-Clear Lake Airport (8Y6)
Cost: Adults $6.00, 12 and under $3.00
Spot Landing Competition - 2 tries to get a free lunch.
Traffic pattern will be LH. 122.9 frequency

Annual Aviation Day and EAA Young Eagle Flights

June 13, 2015
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Young Eagle Flights from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Chippewa Valley Airport (EAU)
Eau Claire, WI 54703
EAA 509 Pancake breakfast and Young Eagle flights.
Raffle Tickets for a peddle Corsair and 50-50 raffle.
For more information, please contact: Jim Gundry 715-559-9243, email jgundry@centurytel.net or Tim Hillery 715-210-1600, email aerotp02@msn.com

Spencer Flight Breakfast

June 14, 2015
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spencer Municipal Airport (SPW)
Spencer, IA 51301
Pancake and Sausage Breakfast
Static Aircraft Displays and more!
For more information, please contact: Gayle Brandt Phone 712-262-1000 or email spencerairport@smunet.net

Fergus Falls Area, EAA Chapter 1174 Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

June 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Fergus Falls Municipal Airport (FFM)
Serving Dad’s Belgian Waffles, Sausages, Flavored Syrups and Beverage
Carry-outs available!
All you care to eat!!
Cost: Adults 13 & up $8.00, Ages 6-12 $6.00, Ages 5 and Under Eat Free!
Weather permitting there will be FREE Young Eagles Flights available for ages 8 thru 17.

EAA Chapter 688 Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday , June 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Montevideo-Chippewa County Airport (MVE)
Breakfast of pancake, sausage and beverages.
Cost is: Adults $6.00, Kids under 12 $3.00, PIC eats free. Free Young Eagle Flights for youth 8-17.
Parent(s) must be present to sign forms, weather permitting.
For more information, please email us at eaa688@gmail.com or message our Facebook - EAA 688 page.

Rush City Regional Airport Fly-In/Drive-In Airshow

Sunday, June 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Rush City, MN (ROS)
Lions Pancake Breakfast served from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Juice and Coffee
Parking donation of $2.00
Enjoy numerous aviation exhibitors, aircraft & helicopter rides, food booths, Classic cars, Antique tractor displays and more!
Aviation fuel available.
For more information, please call: 320-358-4743

Little Falls Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, June 20, 2015
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Little Falls Airport (KLXL)
Adults $6.00, Under 12 $3.00
This pancake breakfast is sponsored by the Kinship Youth mentoring program in Little Falls, MN and held in conjunction with the Little Falls Dam Festival and Young Eagles flights.
For more information, please contact Kinship: 320-632-8806, email info@kinshipofmc.org or go online to Kinship Youth Mentoring

Crystal Airport Pre-Airport Open House Kick-Off Party

June 20, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Spaghetti Dinner
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM - Live Music featuring Del Counts
Crystal Airport (MIC) - Hanger 60
$15.00 at the door
For more information, please contact: julie.deshler@crystalmn.gov or 612-306-5808

Crystal Airport Father’s Day Fly-In

June 21, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon) - Pancake Breakfast
11:00 AM - Memorial Ceremony and Missing Man Formation Fly-over
12:00 PM (noon) - 3:00 PM - Afternoon Concessions
Crystal Airport (MIC)
Airplane and Helicopter rides, Static Displays of aircrafts featuring a vintage T-6, Vehicles from North Memorial EMS, West Metro Fire, Crystal PD, MAC, Hennepin County Sheriff Department and Three Rivers.
Vendor Fair by Media Pro Expos.
Please support our local food shelf by bringing a non-perishable food item.
For more information, please contact: julie.deshler@crystalmn.gov or 612-306-5808

Wells Fly-In Breakfast Sponsored by Harry’s Hawks Flying Club

Sunday, June 21, 2015
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Wells Municipal Airport (68Y)
Pancakes, French Toast, Sausage, Eggs to Order, Juice and Coffee
PIC eat Free, reduced price for kids under 12
Aviation fuel Available, 2 Miles West of Wells MN

Stanton’s Annual Father's Day Fly-In Breakfast

June 21, 2015
7:00 AM - 12:00 pm (noon)
Stanton Airfield (SYN)

Lake Air Flying Club Annual Fly-In Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, June 20, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Moose Lake, MN Airport
PIC Eat Free!
For more information, please contact: Larry Peterson 218-485-4441.

Hutchinson’s Fly-in Pancake Breakfast Classic Car Show

June 21, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Hutchinson Municipal Airport (HCD)

Redwood Falls Rotary Club #6759 37th Annual Fly-In/Drive-In/Walk-In/Bike-In Breakfast

Sunday, June 21, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Redwood Falls Municipal Airport (RWF)
Pancakes and Sausage
Tickets available in advance at: Bremer Bank - HomeTown Bank - MinnWest Bank (both locations) Tersteegs - MN West College Redwood Falls and Rotarians
Adults: $6.00 in advance $7.00 at the door Children ages 6-12: $4.00 in advance $5.00 at the door
PIC and Children ages 5 and under free!
Everyone Welcome!
Cars on display on airport grounds for a shine and show.

Young Eagles Flight Rally

June 21, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cambridge Municipal Airport (CBG)
Sponsored by EAA Chapter 237
Area young people ages 8-17 will have a chance to take to the skies with a free flight at this Young Eagles Flight Rally.
The rally is part of the EAA Young Eagles Program, created to interest young people in aviation.
For more information, please contact: Kirk Fjetland youngeagles@eaachapter237.org, or visit EAA Chapter 237 or Facebook - EAA Chapter 237

Hutchinson’s Fly-In Pork Chop Dinner

June 21, 2015
4:00 PM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Hutchinson Municipal Airport (HCD)
Pork chop dinner with baked potato, beans, corn, apple sauce bread and coffee or juice.

ACE Camp

June 21-27, 2015
For more information, please contact: Dan McDowell - 651-234-7182

Summer Aerospace Workshop for Teachers

June 22-25, 2015
This free workshop is a great opportunity for teachers to learn more about the aerospace industry and how to teach students about aviation. Space is limited to 24 teachers, so register now!
Please select this link learn more about this workshop.

Fairmont Lions Club Fly-In Breakfast

June 28, 2015
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
PIC eats free!
Fairmont Municipal Airport (FRM)
For more information, please contact: Wayne Kahler 507-235-7717 or email wkahler@kaco.net

EAA Chapter 100 Flight Breakfast

Sunday, June 28, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Dodge Center Airport (TOB)
For more information, please contact: Dick Fechter 507-272-5099, email ProgramDirector@EAA100.org, or visit EAA Chapter 100

Granite City Days Fly-In Breakfast and Pantowners Classic Car Show

Sunday, June 28, 2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
St Cloud Regional Airport (STC)
The St. Cloud Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol will provide a pancake and sausage breakfast from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM in hangar 2.
During this time, the public is welcome to walk around on the airport ramp and see a variety of aircraft and airport equipment on display.
The St. Cloud Antique Auto Club, aka Pantowners, is planning to display their classic, collector cars at the airport breakfast. There is no charge, come out and enjoy them.
For more information, please contact: Brooke Ziwicki 320-250-1554 or email ziwicki4@gmail.com

July 2015

Emmetsburg Iowa Kiwanis Annual Flight Breakfast

Sunday, July 5, 2015
7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Emmetsburg Municipal Airport (KEGQ)
Emmetsburg, Iowa 50536
Serving Pancakes, Omelets, Sausage and Drink.
Adults $6.00, Kids (6-12) $4.00 Pilots in command eat free!
For more information, please call: Kiwanis Member Mark Evans 712-260-5651 or email mevans@maxyieldcooperative.com

Detroit Lakes Fly-In Sponsored by EAA Chapter 1498

July 11, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Detroit Lakes, Wething Field (KDTL)
Breakfast served. PIC eats free!
Featuring regional aviation and home built planes, experimental planes.
Can sign up for free Young Eagles Flights to be held in September.
Fly-In is part of Detroit Lakes Water Carnival Days, see Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce web site for listing of events.
For more information, please contact: Heather Sorum, EAA Secretary and Young Eagles Coordinator at heasorum@hotmail.com

Henning Annual Fly-In Breakfast

July 18, 2015
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Henning Municipal Airport (05Y)
EAA Club will be sponsoring pancakes, scrambled eggs, juice, coffee and milk.
Door prizes all morning and PIC eats free!!

AirVenture 2015

July 20 - 26, 2015
Oshkosh, WI 54902
For more information, please visit: EAA AirVenture - Oshkosh

ACE Camp

July 19-25, 2015
For more information, please contact: Dan McDowell - 651-234-7182

August 2015

Lakes Area Fly In and Car Show

Sponsored by Lakes Aviation/Wings Flight Training
Saturday August 1, 2015
Perham Municipal Airport (16D)
Pancake breakfast, entertainment, local vendors, massive car show with prizes awarded, food, games, airplane rides and more.
All pilots in command who fly-in receive a complimentary gift bag full of goodies.
For more information, please call: 218-346-2820

Longville Flyers Fly-In Pancake Feed

August 2, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Longville Municipal Airport (KXVG)
Do not miss this one!! Great for children and flyers! 100LL available fairly priced!
For more information, please call: 218-363-3068

Forest Lake 14th Annual Open House and Fly-In, Including a Young Eagles Flight Rally

Saturday, August 15, 2015
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Daniel De Ponti Memorial Airport (25D)
Breakfast of Pancakes and fixings will be served in the morning by EAA Chapter 237
Hamburgers, hotdogs, and corn on the cob will be sold in the afternoon by the Forest Lake Lions Club (proceeds support the local community).
There will also be ice cream available for dessert!
EAA Chapter 237 will be sponsoring Young Eagle rides between 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Area young people ages 8-17 will have a chance to take to the skies with a free flight at this Young Eagles Flight Rally.
The rally is part of the EAA Young Eagles Program, created to interest young people in aviation.
For more information on the Young Eagle Rides, please contact: Kirk Fjetland youngeagles@eaachapter237.org, or visit EAA Chapter 237 or Facebook - EAA Chapter 237
For more information about the Open House and Fly-In, please visit our website: Forest Lake Airport or contact John Schmidt 651-373-3779

EAA Chapter 878 29th Annual Fly-In/Drive-In Pork Chop Dinner

August 15, 2015
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Maple Lake Municipal Airport (MGG)
Held in conjunction with Gear-Head Get Together (http://www.gear-headgettogether.com/ ) in downtown Maple Lake.
Free shuttle bus from airport to downtown.
For more information, please contact: Wayne 763-670-6021, email wflury@wh-link.net or visit our website EAA Chapter 878

EAA Chapter 642 Annual Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

August 16, 2015
7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)
$8.00 all you can eat.
PIC and children under 5 eat free!
Live Music Entertainment and Airplane Rides available
Proceeds used to fund aviation scholarships.

Lake Elmo Aviation Day Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, August 16, 2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Lake Elmo Airport (21D)
Valters Aviation
Breakfast Menu: Sturdiwheat Pancakes, Brines Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Orange Juice, Coffee, Milk.
Adults $7.00, Children $3.00, PIC’s eat free!
Scheduled to Appear: CAF Minnesota Wing Warbirds
There will also be Aviation Seminars

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Fly-In

August 22, 2015
Anoka County-Blaine Airport (ANE)
Something for everyone!
Admission is free!
Come join us for Fun, Learning, Exhibits, Food and much more.
For more information, please visit our website at: AOPA

September 2015

AirTAP Fall Forum

Dates: TBD

Juneau County EAA 1365 Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast and Lunch

September 5, 2015
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Mauston New Lisbon Union Airport (82C)
New Lisbon, WI 53950
Breakfast by the Mauston Lions Club - 7:00 - 10:30 AM
Lunch - 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Fly-in or Drive-in for the event and stay in Juneau County for the Holiday weekend. Fun for everyone!
On display aircraft of all types and makes, antique, new home built and certified. Plus, classic and antique cars and a huge farm equipment display antique to modern.
There will also be arts and crafts for sale, baked goods by the Amish, Military safety display by Volk Field, RC Aircraft demonstration, Helicopter rides, games for the youngsters, and music.
For places to stay, contact either the Mauston Chamber of Commerce or New Lisbon Chamber of Commerce
For more information, please contact: Tom Chudy 608-547-6503, email tchudy@accratech.com or visit EAA Chapter 1365

Log Cabin Airport 29th Annual Fly-In

Sunday, September 6, 2015
9:30 AM - Lunch at 12:00 PM (noon)
Log Cabin Airport (WS69)
Mondovi, WI 54755
Picnic Lunch: Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Fresh Sweet Corn
Refreshments: Coffee, Water, Pop
Assorted Desserts
Lots of camaraderie!
For more information, please call: 715-287-4205, 715-287-3377 or email logcabinairport@tcc.coop

Pipestone Flight Breakfast

September 12, 2015
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Pipestone Municipal Airport (KPQN)
The breakfast is being put on by the local Kiwanis Club.

EAA Chapter 272 Fly-In/Drive-In\Walk-In Blueberry Pancake Breakfast and Young Eagles Rally

September 12, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Richard I Bong Airport (SUW)
Superior, WI 54880
Pancake Breakfast featuring our Blueberry pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee, juice, and milk.
Free airplane rides for kids age 8-17 with parental permission will run concurrently weather permitting.
For more information, please contact: Alan White 218-348-4033, email al.white159@gmail.com or visit EAA Chapter 272
This weekend also features the Northern Nationals Stock Car Races Friday evening Sept 11, and Saturday evening Sept. 12 at AMSOIL Speedway across the street from the airport.
Camping is available at the track. Come for the weekend!

Osceola Wheels and Wings Fly-In

September 12, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
L.O. Simenstad Municipal Airport (OEO)
Osceola WI 54020
Airshow, classic airplanes on display, hundreds of classic cars, pancake breakfast, lunch and much more!
For more information, please see our Wheels and Wings website

Young Eagles Flight Rally

September 13, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Anoka County-Blaine Airport (ANE)
KeyAir FBO
Sponsored by EAA Chapter 237
Area young people ages 8-17 will have a chance to take to the skies with a free flight at this Young Eagles Flight Rally.
The rally is part of the EAA Young Eagles Program, created to interest young people in aviation.
For more information, please contact: Kirk Fjetland youngeagles@eaachapter237.org, or visit EAA Chapter 237 or Facebook - EAA Chapter 237

Lac qui Parle Fly-In Breakfast

September 20, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Lac qui Parle County Airport (KDXX)
Breakfast is being served by the Boy Scouts.
For more information, please contact: Make Dahle 320-333-9300

October 2015

November 2015

December 2015

Safety Seminars

For general aviation safety seminars go to faasafety.gov

If your EAA Chapter, Flying Club, Pilots Association or other group would like a safety presentation at one of your meetings contact the FAA Safety Team Managers: