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Fly-Ins and Events

Fly-Ins and Events

To list a fly-in or event on this page email the Office of Aeronautics at: aeroinfo.dot@state.mn.us

September 2017

Mora Lion’s Club Fundraiser Breakfast Fly-In

Saturday, September 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Mora Municipal Airport (KJMR)
For more information, please contact: Joe Kolhgraf 612-390-8217

Brainerd EAA Chapter Formation Meet n’ Greet

Saturday, September 16, 2017
9:00 AM
Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (KBRD)
Come learn about the formation of a new EAA Chapter in Brainerd, MN.
Free continental breakfast from Wings Café.
Event will be held in the airport conference room.

Hector's 75th Annual Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, September 17, 2017
7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Hector Municipal Airport (1D6)
All you can eat Pancakes, French Toast, Eggs, Sausage, Coffee, Juice and Milk.
PICs eat free.
Warbirds, Classics, Antiques, Homebuilt and Ultralights.
Featured aircraft: Fagen's Fighters - Grumman Wildcat.
Ping Pong Ball Drop with prizes for Kids at 11:15 AM.
For more information, please contact: Ed Newberg 320-979-1270.

Lac qui Parle Fly-In

September 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Lac qui Parle County Airport (KDXX)
PIC Eats Free!
For more information, please contact: Mike 320-333-9300.

Yankton South Dakota Fly-In/Drive-In/Walk-In/Dragged-In Airport Breakfast

September 17, 2017 (always the 3rd Sunday in September)
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Chan Gurney Airport (YKN)
Yankton, SD, 57078
Adults $5.00, kids 5-10 $3.00, under 5 and PIC Free!
Sponsored by Yankton Regional Aviation Association and Crop Dusters LLC.
For more information, please contact: Steve at 605-665-8448 or skyhawk@iw.net

Grand Marais, Cook County Open House

Saturday, September 23, 2017
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Grand Marais, Cook County Airport (KCKC)
Pancake Breakfast and Chili Lunch
Come join us for our open house to show off our new runway and A and D Building.
For more information, please contact: Airport Manager - Rodney Roy 218-387-3024

Bowstring Airport’s Annual Fly-In/Camp-Out Fall Color Tour

September 23, 24, 25, 2017
Bowstring Airport (9Y0)
Friday Evening: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Burgers and Brats, Campfire
Saturday: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Pancakes, Eggs, and Sausage, 12:00 PM (noon) - 3:00 PM: Burgers, Brats, and Potato Salad, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Chili and Potato Bar, Campfire
Sunday: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Pancakes, Eggs, and Sausage, 12:00 PM (noon) - 3:00 PM: Chili
Free Will Donation
For more information, please contact: Airport Manager - Ken Reichert 218 244-6328, or Robert Bischoff, EAA Chapter 412 President eaachapter412@gmail.com

Thief River Falls Pancake Breakfast Fly-In/Drive-In

Sponsored by Northland Community and Technical College,
Thief River Falls Kiwanis and the Thief River Falls Airport.
Sunday September 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thief River Falls Regional Airport (TVF)
At the NCTC Aviation Campus
Pancakes and Sausage Served hot off the Grill with a Scoop of Ice Cream!
Served by the Local Kiwanis Club
Adults $7.00, Kids 10 and under $5.00
NCTC Aviation Campus Tours provided by PAMA Students
Flight Line Open - Airport Facilities Tours

Girls in Aviation Day

September 23, 2017
For more information, please visit: Girls in Aviation Day

October 2017

EAA Chapter 745 Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, October 21, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Benson’s Airport (6MN9)
5860 Highway 61 N
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
There is normally 100LL on the airport, but call ahead.
For more information, please contact: Kim 763-503-0161, Airport: 651-429-0315

November 2017

December 2017

Tree of Hope

Saturday, December 2, 2017 (Snow date Sunday, December 3, 2017)
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Maple Lake Municipal Airport (KMGG)
How can you help?
Collect unwrapped new toys, donate money to purchase gifts or volunteer to help collect, package and deliver the toys. We provide presents to children from infant to 18 years of age.
Come volunteer or just see the volunteers in action labeling and packaging the gifts for over 39 Hospitals.
Refreshments provided!
For more information, please visit Tree of Hope or City of Maple Lake

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: