EAA Chapter 25

A Community of Aviation Enthusiasts in the Twin Cities

May Ch. 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 10:10 am on Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 – Chapter 25 Meeting – The Chapter 25 meeting this month will be a project visit to the Anoka Co. – Blaine Airport (KANE) to see the BT-13 Vultee Valiant WWII trainer project that Dale Johnson is working on. We will not be at the BSAEC at Airlake! The BT-13 project visit is on Massachusetts Lane on the southwest side of Anoka-Blaine Airport. Bring your own chair and food to share. Grill on at 6:30 pm. Meeting at 7:15 pm.

Here are directions:
Take 35W north and take Exit 30 (Highway 10) Take the next Exit At the stop sign turn right onto 93rd Lane Take the first right and approach the south gate At the south gate drive close and the gate will open At the stop sign turn left onto Airport Road Go to Massachusetts Lane – first full row of hangars (one row north of Bolduc Engine Repair).

Here is a Google Maps link

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Massachusetts+Ave,+Anoka+County-Blaine+Airport,+Blaine,+MN+55449/@45.1313031,-93.2174723,16z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x52b325c9b6e84d19:0x829087f2b02c2cd0

Put Saturday, June 13 on your calendars. We will have a special “Familiy Day” event at the BSAEC rain or shine. The theme for the day will be “Back to Our Roots”. We will celebrate the wonderful history of our Chapter with a pig roast. Members are invited to fly their airplanes to the event and give rides. Bring your family and join in the fun! Click on the Upcoming Events page for more details.

June 17 – Chapter meeting – Harry Odone will tell us about his Fairey Gannet.

June 20 – Young Eagles Event

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project – All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 President, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Directions to Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN:

From I-35 and Co. Rd. 70 (210th St. W):

April Ch. 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 9:45 am on Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 – Chapter 25 Meeting – The Chapter 25 meeting this month will be at the BSAEC. Pot Luck and BBQ runs from 6 – 7 pm. Meeting starts at 7 pm. See below for directions.

Our April meeting at the BSAEC will feature Stein Bruch, owner of SteinAir, Inc. discussing ADS-B Solutions for homebuilt aircraft. This is a very hot topic these days as the FAA mandate to have ADS-B Out capability installed in aircraft that fly in Mode C airspace by 2020 looms over our heads.

Saturday, April 18, 2015 – Chapter 25 Young Eagle Event – This Young Eagle event will be conducted at the Ch. 25 BSAEC hangar. Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator if you can be a pilot or ground crew member.

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project – All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 President, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Directions to Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN:

From I-35 and Co. Rd. 70 (210th St. W):

March Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 1:39 pm on Saturday, March 14, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 – Chapter 25 Meeting – The Chapter 25 meeting this month will be at the BSAEC. Pot Luck and BBQ runs from 6 – 7 pm. Meeting starts at 7 pm. See below for directions.

Various presenters from Stratasys and Jeff Coffey will discuss the topic of 3D Printing.

Saturday, March 21, 2015 – Chapter 25 Young Eagle Event – Winter Young Eagle events are conducted at the Airlake FBO terminal. Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator if you can be a pilot or ground crew member.

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project – All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 President, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Directions to Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN:

From I-35 and Co. Rd. 70 (210th St. W):

Head east on Co. Rd. 70 (210th St. W) toward Kenrick Ave. Turn right (south) onto Hamburg Ave. which brings you straight to the airport entrance.

From Cedar Ave. and Co. Rd. 50 (Lakeville Blvd):

Go south on Cedar Ave. Turn right (west) on 215th St. W. Turn left (south) on Hamburg Ave. which brings you straight to the airport entrance.

February Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 10:42 pm on Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 – Chapter 25 Meeting – The Chapter 25 meeting this month will be at the BSAEC. Pot Luck and BBQ runs from 6 – 7 pm. Meeting starts at 7 pm. See below for directions.

Brian Huberty, US Fish and Wildlife, will be speaking on the topic of “Unmanned Flying Objects – Drones, Birds, Bats and Maybe a Few Aliens”.

Saturday, February 21, 2015 – Chapter 25 Young Eagle Event – Winter Young Eagle events are conducted at the Airlake FBO terminal. Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator if you can be a pilot or ground crew member.

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project – All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 President, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Directions to Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN:

From I-35 and Co. Rd. 70 (210th St. W):

Head east on Co. Rd. 70 (210th St. W) toward Kenrick Ave. Turn right (south) onto Hamburg Ave. which brings you straight to the airport entrance.

From Cedar Ave. and Co. Rd. 50 (Lakeville Blvd):

Go south on Cedar Ave. Turn right (west) on 215th St. W. Turn left (south) on Hamburg Ave. which brings you straight to the airport entrance.

January Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 1:12 pm on Friday, January 9, 2015

Saturday, January 17, 2015 – Chapter 25 Young Eagle Event – Winter Young Eagle events are conducted at the Airlake FBO terminal. Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator if you can be a pilot or ground crew member.

Wedneday, January 21, 2015 – Chapter 25 Meeting – Offsite! – The Chapter 25 meeting this month will be at the Minneapolis Community and Technical Center (MCTC) in downtown Minneapolis. We will be touring the FAA ATC Training Facility. Note that the meeting starts early this month. The meeting starts at 6:30 pm at MCTC so leave when you have to in order to be downtown, parked and at the ATC Training facility within MCTC at 6:30 pm. Please be prompt. Car pool with other members if you can. Click and Download the attached MCTC ATC Tour Flyer below for directions to MCTC, parking ramp instructions and directions to the ATC Training Facility inside MCTC.

MCTC ATC Tour Flyer

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project – All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 President, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

December Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 6:17 pm on Monday, November 17, 2014

Sunday, December 7, 2014 – Chapter 25 Holiday Party – The Chapter 25 Holiday Party will be on Sunday, December 7, 2014 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm at Pat and Mary Hoyt’s home, 1620 Blackhawk Lake Dr. in Eagan. Food, coffee and soft drinks will be provided by the Chapter. Feel free to bring some beer and/or wine to share. This takes the place of our regular December Chapter meeting on the 3rd Wednesday of the month so be sure to put this on your calendar. There will not be a Chapter meeting on December 17, 2014.

Saturday, December 20, 2014 – Chapter 25 Young Eagles – Winter Young Eagle events are conducted at the Airlake FBO terminal. Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator if you can be a pilot or ground crew member.

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project – All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 President, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

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