EAA Chapter 25

A Community of Aviation Enthusiasts in the Twin Cities

March Chapter 25 Activities

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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

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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.

November Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 6:07 pm on Monday, November 17, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 – Chapter 25 Meeting – For our Chapter meeting on November 19th, Sharon Sandberg will tell us about AllStarWarbirds, Flight Expo and the Youth BuidAPlane Program. In addition, after being put off by yours truly month after month, Greg Cardinal and Bob Poore have still agreed to tell us about their experiences flying their Pietenpols to Brodhead and Air Venture this summer. They have valuable stories to relate.

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.

March 2014 Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 10:00 pm on Friday, March 14, 2014

Saturday, March 15, 2014 – Young Eagle Event – Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator, to volunteer to help with the Young Eagles. Ground crew workers are always needed. Kris will put you to work as a pilot’s assistant or as a teacher of aviation principles to kids.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 – Chapter 25 Meeting – We have a short EAA Chapter Video on EAA’s Advocacy Program and the Bearhawk LSA and then Plans Night. Bring a pot luck dish to share.

Friday and Saturday, March 21-22, 2014 – First Annual Great Minnesota Aviation Gathering – The Minnesota Pilots Association is hosting this event at the Golden Wings Air Museum at the Anoka County-Blaine Airport (KANE). You can register for the MN Pilot’s Assoc. and get more information about the organization and the Aviation Gathering at http://www.mnpilots.org. The Minnesota Pilots Association’s aim is to serve as an organization which brings together members of EAA, AOPA, flying clubs, 99′s, etc., in order to generate a more active voice in matters pertaining to pilots and general aviation in Minnesota.

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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