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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.

May 2021

The Great Minnesota Aviation Gathering

Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday, May 21 & Saturday, May 22, 2021
Buffalo Municipal Airport (KCFE)
Buffalo, MN

The Gathering will be Covid-Safe and will feature educational sessions and a variety of vendors of aviation-related products. Our “Hangar Flying” sessions will cover a broad range of timely topics, including seaplane operations, survival techniques, VFR and IFR flight operations, Minnesota aviation history, winter operations, engine maintenance, owner assisted maintenance, how we can better work with our local and state governments…and much more! For more information contact MN Pilots Association Info@MNPilots.org

June 2021

Amery Municipal Airport Drive-in/Fly-in Pancake Breakfast

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday, June 5, 2021
Amery Municipal Airport (KAHH)
Amery, Wi

Pancakes, Kielbasa, coffee, milk, and juice will be served. $7/person, children under 10 are free.
For more information contact Paul Isakson at 715-554-3858 or iker@amerytel.net.

Fairmont Lions Club Flyin Breakfast

7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Sunday, June 27, 2021
Fairmont Municipal Airport (KFRM)
Fairmont, MN

Pancakes, eggs and sausage breakfast. For more information contact Wayne Kahler 507-236-3604.

July 2021

Fly-in breakfast during the Heritage Days Celebration

7:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Starbuck Airport (D32)
Starbuck, MN

Chris Cakes all you can eat pancakes and sausage.  PICs eat free.  Craft Fair and car show downtown with kids games and entertainment.  For more information please contact Don Lilienthal
320-760-3033  or Mary Jo Brown 320-760-7749.


September 2021

Arrowhead Eagles Aviation Organization Annual
Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Grand Marais/Cook County Airport (KCKC)
Grand Marais, MN

See the beautiful fall colors along Minnesota’s North Shore of Lake Superior. Spend the day hiking or exploring the lakes, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness or the charming village of Grand Marais.  Proceeds help support the AEAO, providing support to our airport and local aviation scholarships.
For more information please contact Rodney Roy at 218-387-3024 or email airport@boreal.org.

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: