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Fly-Ins and Events

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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

July 2016

Minnesota Aviation Career Education Camp (ACE Camp)

Sunday, July 17-23, 2016
Who should attend? You must be entering grades 10-11-12 in the 2016-2017
What does it cost? $650 ( $50 Application fee included) for Minnesota students. Outstate-of-state tuition is $750.
Sponsored by the Federal Aviation Administration and the Minnesota Department of Transportation, Aeronautics.
For application, tentative camp schedule and more information, email: Diane.D.Langer@faa.gov (507) 374-6531 or Phone: 612-708-6840
Fax: 612:713-4001 www.mnacecamp.org

Henning Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

Henning Municipal Airport (05Y)
Saturday, July 23, 2016
7:00 AM - Noon
Pancake, egg, sausage breakfast. Free breakfast to Pilots in Command. Airplane rides, door prizes 8:00 AM - Noon. Welcome to all Classics/ Ultra Lights/ Warbirds/ Antiques. Airplane rides provided by Janson Flying Service. Fuel available on-site. Sponsored by the Henning EAA Chapter 1065. For more information contact Grant Smith at 952-454-8578 or email gdbeehive@arvig.net.

35th Annual Fly-In Breakfast and 55th Annual Cresco Area Fine Arts Show

Sunday, July 24, 2016
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
The Ellen Church Field (KCJJ)
Cresco, IA 52136
Weather Permitting, Airplane Rides and Displays. This event coincides with Cresco's 150th Celebration.
For more information, please contact: Kelli Gosch 563-547-3434, email kelli.gosch@cedausa.com or visit our website Cresco Chamber of Commers - Fly-In Breakfast

Backus Lions Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, July 31, 2016
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Backus Airport west of Highway 371
All pilots eat free!
The pancake breakfast, a benefit for the Backus Fire Department and First Responders, will cost $6 at the door ($5 in advance) and $3 for children under 12. Fly-in pilots eat free. Sausage, juice, coffee and milk will also be part of the breakfast.Five dollar advance tickets are available from Backus Lions members at the Polish Stand at Godfrey’s on Saturdays or Backus Fire Department members and First Responders.

Olivia Lions Club Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, July 31, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Olivia Regional Airport (KOVL)
Pilots-in-Command eat free!
Breakfast includes eggs, sausage, pancakes, coffee, milk, juice.
The breakfast concludes the Corn Capital Days celebration which includes a Corn Feed and a 100-unit parade on Saturday afternoon.

Big Fork Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, July 31, 2016
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bigfork Municipal Airport (FOZ)
All pilots eat free!
Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, coffee, milk and juice.
We hold the breakfast in conjunction with the local Effie North Star Stampede rodeo weekend.

AirVenture 2016

July 25-31, 2016
Oshkosh, WI 54902
AirVenture 2016

Flying Legends of Victory Tour

July 26 - 31, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Daily
Flying Cloud Airport (FCM)
Ride Reservations 602-448-9415 or email b17rc@azcaf.org
For more information, visit the Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona’s Facebook Event Page: Flying Legends of Victory Tour

August 2016

EAA Chapter 745 Flying Hamburger Social

Thursday, August 4, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Benson’s Airport (6MN9)
Just a simple friendly event to give everyone an excuse to go flying.
We have 100LL
For more information, please contact: Kim 763-503-0161, Airport Phone: 651-429-0315

Milaca Annual Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

Saturday Eve. August 6, 2016
The Milaca American Legion will perform.
Sunday, August 7, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Milaca Municipal Airport ((18Y)
Fly-In or Drive-In and bring the Family for a great Sunday Full Menu Breakfast.
Adults $8:00, Children 6 to 12 years $4.00, under 6 years eat Free!
You are also welcome to join us Saturday evening, August 6, 2016 for a Flag Retirement Ceremony by the Milaca American Legion at approximately 6:30 PM.
Overnight under-wing camping is available, picnic tables and grill available for a Saturday night Pot-Luck.
See many airplane displays and visit with local pilots in their hangars.
You are welcome to bring a chair to better enjoy the festivities.

Longville Pancake Breakfast

August 7, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Longville Muncipal Airport (XVG)
Sponsored by the Longville Flyers. Free will offerings accepted. Gas discount available.

EAA Chapter 1518 40th Annual Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

August 7, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Red Wing Regional Airport (RGK)
Serving Sturdi Wheat Pancakes, Little Smokies Sausages, Coffee, Juice, Milk.
Adults $7.00, Kids $4.00, PIC eat Free!

Hiawatha Valley EAA Chapter 1518 40th Annual Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, August 7, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Menu includes all you can eat Sturdiwheat pancakes, little smokie sausages, coffee, juice and milk.
Ticket prices are $ 20 for family, $7 for adults and $4 for kids 12 and under.
There will be numerous aircraft on display and families can walk the flight line to observe the planes that fly-in for the morning.
For more information, please contact: Dan Marrs 715-307-2468 or visit our website at EAA Chapter 1518

Walker’s Tri-County Squadron, Civil Air Patrol Annual Pancake Breakfast

August 14, 2016
7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Walker Municipal Airport, Bresley Field (Y-49)
Menu: All-You-Can-Eat, made from scratch, buttermilk pancakes, sausage and beverage
Free-Will offering; Pilot-in-Command eats free!

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

Sunday, August 14 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.
PIC’s Eat Free!!
Scheduled to Appear: CAF Minnesota Wing Warbirds!

EAA Chapter 1397 Moberg Fly-In

Friday, August 19, 2016
Moberg Air Base Seaplane Base (96M)
Bonfire and Brat Cookout, Pontoon Cruise, Hangar Movie Night, Under wing camping Friday night
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Breakfast at BJI Saturday morning (free shuttle service provided) BBQ Pulled Pork Lunch at Moberg’s from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Prize raffle drawing at noon and much more.
For more information, please contact Brian Shaw 218-368-3162, for Fly-In information, please contact Jon Blessing 218-7510-3784 or visit our website: EAA Chapter 1397

Bemidji’s Fly-In/Drive-In 2016 Summer Flapjack Days

Saturday, August 20, 2016
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Bemidji Regional Airport (KBJI)
Sponsored by the Bemidji Regional Airport, EAA Chapter 1397 and Bemidji Aviation Services
General aviation aircraft may purchase avgas at a $0.75 per gallon discount during Pancake Days
For more information, please contact: Bemidji Aviation 218-751-1880 or visit Bemidji Aviation

Boyceville Wisconsin's Annual Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

Sunday, August 21, 2016
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM (rain or shine)
Boyceville Municipal Airport (3T3)
Boyceville, WI 54725
Serving pancakes, sausage and eggs.
PICs eat free!
For more information, please contact: Joel Timblin 715-205-9104, email joel.timblin@flyer411.com

EAA Chapter 642 Fly-In/Drive-In Breakfast

Sunday August 21, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Mankato Regional Airport (KMKT)
$8.00 All you can eat.
PIC and Children under 5 eat Free!

Windom Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, August 28, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Windom Municipal Airport (MWM)
Pancakes and French Toast
PIC's eat free!
Sponsored by: Windom Eagles Model Airplane Club/Windom Lions Club
For more information, please contact: Brian 507-830-0273.

September 2016

Log Cabin Airport 30th Annual Fly-In

Sunday, September 4, 2016
9:30 AM, Lunch at 12:00 PM (noon)
Log Cabin Airport (WS69)
S149 Segerstrom Rd
Mondovi, WI 54755
Picnic lunch: hot dogs, baked beans, potato salad, fresh sweet corn.
Refreshments: coffee, water, pop, and assorted desserts.
Lots of camaraderie!
For more information, please contact: 715-287-3377 or email logcabinairport@tcc.coop

Tracy Annual Labor Day Fly-In

September 5, 2016
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tracy Municipal Airport (TKC)
PIC eat free!

Moorhead Airport’s Greater Moorhead Days - Wings and Wheels Fly-In Pancake Breakfast and Car Show

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Moorhead Municipal Airport (JKJ)
Pancake Breakfast 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$5.00 Suggested Donation
Hosted By - Experimental Aircraft Association
Attractions: Young Eagle Youth Airplane Rides 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon) (Sponsored by EAA), Model Airplane Demo, Sky Dive Fargo (Jump at 12:00 PM (noon), Sanford Helicopter, MN Highway Patrol Helicopter, Collector Custom Car Show
Event is Sponsored By: Flight Development, LLC and Moorhead Minnesota
For more information, please contact: Steve Edner, Flight Development 218-287-1400

Wheels and Wings

September 10, 2016
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Simenstad Municipal Airport (OEO)
Osceola WI 54020
Fly-In, classic airplanes on display, airshow, car show with over 500 cars, pancake breakfast, lunch, and multiple food vendors.
For more information, please visit our website: Wheels and Wings

Lions Club of New Ulm 43rd Annual Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016
7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
New Ulm, MN Municipal Airport (KULM)
Serving All You Can Eat Pancakes, Sausages, Apple Sauce, Coffee, Milk and Juice.
Adults Advance $7.50, at the door $8.00
Children 4-12 $3.00
Children 3 and under free
Free Breakfast for all Fly-In pilots
Supporting the Sight, Hearing and Diabetes Impaired

Mora Fall Colors Fly-In/Drive-In

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (noon)
Pancake breakfast, classic cars, warbirds, airplane rides!

Hector 74th Annual Fly-In Breakfast

Sunday, September 18, 2016
7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Hector (1D6)
All you can eat.
PICs free.
Warbirds, Classics, Antiques, Homebuilts, Helicopters, and Ultralights.
Ping Pong Ball Drop with prizes for Kids 11:15 AM
Sponsored by Hector Lions and Newberg Sky Spray.
For more information, please contact: Ed Newberg 320-848-2745.

October 2016

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December 2016

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: