The Auburn EAA Chapter 526 is thrilled to announce that the chapter will be hosting the Ford Tri-Motor at KAUN (Auburn), on April 25-28, 2019. More information will be forthcoming, but it is possible to buy your ticket(s) now. The adult price is $72.00. There are only 180 seats available for the Auburn experience. Ride days and hours will be: Thursday 4/25 (2-5pm) & Friday 4/26 through Sunday 4/28 (9am – 5pm).
For our Chapter 1541 members, Chapter 526 is looking for volunteer help. Those interested can contact Phil Vardara at 530-613-2301.
The Tri-Motor will be making numerous stops in northern California in March and April including Watsonville, Sacramento, Nut Tree, and Marysville. Schedule is available at the EAA website.
Chapter 1541’s February Member Meeting will be held at Cattlemens Restaurant, 2000 Taylor Road, Roseville. Join us for the optional dinner beginning at 18:00, with a short business meeting to follow.
Dan Masys will give a presentation on “The Top Ten Things I Learned Building and Flying Three Experimental Airplanes.” This David Letterman style Top Ten list will include some of the surprises that a new builder of a kitplane experiences on the way from dreaming to flying. What do you think the #1 Lesson learned will be?
We’ll be having a presentation on Saturday, February 9th, after a BBQ lunch.
Lunch starts at 11:00 – 12:00.
The presentation starts at 12:00 – EAA chapter 1541 member Bruce Estes will give a presentation on talking to ATC when flying in to controlled airports.
In partnership with Sacramento Museums, the Aerospace Museum of California is participating in Free Museum Day on Saturday, February 2nd! They’ll have open cockpits in our Air Park (weather permitting) and fun for the whole family!