EAA Chapter 25

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EAA Chapter 25 April Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized,Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 8:47 pm on Tuesday, April 19, 2016

April 20 – Chapter meeting at the BSAEC Hangar – Our speaker will be Jim Aarestad, an aerial photographer from Buffalo, MN. He has invented a gyroscopically stabilized camera system for his Cessna so he can shoot perfectly smooth air to air cinematography of other aircraft in flight. He will talk about this system and the business he started called Air to Air Cinema.

Grill is on at 6:00 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. Bring a side dish to pass. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome.

April 29 & 30 – MN Pilots Association Great Minnesota Aviation Gathering – This is the 3rd year. Ch. 25 will again be sharing a booth with Ch. 237. Ch. 237 will be displaying the nose section of a B-25 they are helping to restore for EAA Oshkosh. We are asking Ch. 25 members to bring parts of the airplanes you are building along with pictures of your projects. We are co-sponsoring a Young Eagles Rally on Saturday. Pilots and ground crew members are needed. Many volunteers are needed to make this a successful event. Contact Craig Nelson or Pat Halligan if you can volunteer. This is a big and fun aviation event. Let’s hear MN Pilots Assoc. President Randy Corfman comment that Ch. 25 REALLY stepped up to the plate to help make this year’s event a huge success.

April 30 – Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame Induction Banquet – Hyatt Regency Bloomington, 3200 East 81st Street, Bloomington, MN. Enter this link in your browser for more information:

http://www.mnaviationhalloffame.org/pdf/Induction-banquet-info-for-2016.pdf

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 Secretary and Membership Coordinator, 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.

EAA Chapter 25 March Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 3:01 pm on Sunday, February 21, 2016

March 16 – Chapter meeting at the BSAEC Hangar – Erich Bobka, a student in the Minnesota State – Mankato Aviation Dept. program will present on Mid-Air Collision Avoidance. Grill is on at 6:00 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. Bring a side dish to pass. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome.

March 19 – Young Eagles Event – Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator, if you can fly kids or serve as a ground crew member. She has a number of kids signed up to come.

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 Secretary and Membership Coordinator, 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.

EAA Chapter 25 February Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 12:56 pm on Sunday, February 14, 2016

February 17 – Chapter meeting – Ryan Mohr, owner of Flight Flix, will speak on techniques for mounting cameras and shooting good aviation videos. Grill is on at 6:00 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. Bring a side dish to pass. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome.

February 20 – Young Eagles Event – Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator, if you can fly kids or serve as a ground crew member. She has a number of kids signed up to come.

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 Secretary and Membership Coordinator, 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 10:29 pm on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

November 18 – Chapter meeting – Our meeting this month is Wednesday evening, November 18 at the BSAEC, the chapter hangar at Airlake. Dr. Randy Corfman, President of the Minnesota Pilots Association will join us to talk about “Survival Medicine for Aviators”. He will also give an update on the Pilots Bill of Rights 2. Grill is on at 6:00 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. Bring a side dish to pass. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome.

November 21 – Young Eagles Event – Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator, if you can fly kids or serve as a ground crew member. She has a number of kids signed up to come.

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.

October Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 9:00 pm on Tuesday, October 20, 2015

October 21 – Chapter meeting – Our meeting this month is Wednesday evening, October 21 at the BSAEC, the chapter hangar at Airlake. Doug Evink with Tanis Pre-Heating Systems will join us to talk about aircraft cold weather operations, a timely topic as the weather starts turning colder. Grill is on at 6:00 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. Bring a side dish to pass. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome.

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.

August Chapter 25 Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized,Upcoming Events — kjohnson at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, August 12, 2015

August 15 – Young Eagles Event – Contact Kris Olson, Young Eagles Coordinator, if you can fly kids or serve as a ground crew member. She has a number of kids signed up to come.

August 19 – Chapter meeting – Our meeting this month is Wednesday evening, August 19th at the BSAEC, the chapter hangar at Airlake. We will have a presentation from Ryan Mohr on the ins and outs of shooting aviation video. Grill is on at 6:00 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm.

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):

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