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FLY-INs AND EVENT CALENDAR from Aircraft Spruce Canada
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FLY-INs AND EVENT CALENDAR

We are pleased to announce our weekly Fly-in & Events webpage for our loyal customers. Before attending any activity, please contact the sponsor of the event since information changes regularly.

If you have information on any events and would like to share them with others, please email us with the information and we will do our best to post it on this page for other aviation enthusiasts.

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Last Update:
February 17, 2015


February 2015 |Top

Southeastern Minnesota Flying Club and EAA Chapter 100 hosting Annual Banquet
Date:
Saturday, February 21st,
Name:
Southeastern Minnesota Flying Club and EAA Chapter 100 hosting Annual Banquet
Location:
Willow Creek Golf Course
Contact:

Amy Gesch
651-414-6839
iagesch@wipaire.com
www.wipaire.com

Description:

Southeastern Minnesota Flying Club and EAA Chapter 100 hosting annual banquet, looking for contributions to our door prizes. Here are the details.

Annual Banquet: The flying club and the local EAA Chapter 100 will again be holding our annual banquet together. Below is the
information that we currently have. More details will be provided later. For now, put this on your calendar and plan on attending!!!

Date: Saturday, February 21
Where: Willow Creek Golf Course
Who: All members and an optional guest
Approximate Cost: $25-$30 per person
Agenda:
5:30 PM – Social hour (cash bar)
6:30 PM – Dinner
7:30 PM – Speaker
8:30 – 10:00 PM – Socialize (cash bar)

Speaker Information:
• Speaker is Brian Huberty, an employee of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Hastings, MN.
• Presentation – a combination of two of Brian’s presentations
• “Whoopers to Unmanned A erial Vehicles”; how the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service uses aircraft ranging from ultalights to lead Whooping Cranes, unmanned aerial vehicles for habitat assessment and counting ducks with Kodiak turbine airplanes across North America.
• “Birdstrike! (or as birds call it, Planestrike)”; an overview oh where and why birdstrikes occur.

Cost: $25-$30 per person tails.
Any donation would be appreciated, and could be mailed to;
Alan Peitz
1151 County Road 132 SE
Dover,MN 55929


Wipaire, Leesburg - Grand Opening Celebration
Date:
Saturday, February 28th, 2015 (8:30-3:00)
Name:
Wipaire, Leesburg - Grand Opening Celebration
Location:
Wipaire's Leesburg, Florida Service Center
Contact:

Alan Peitz
AMPSJM@aol.com

Description:

We are pleased to extend a warm invitation to pilots and aircraft owners to attend the grand opening celebration at Wipaire's service center in Leesburg, Florida. The event will take place on Saturday, February 28th, and will feature a variety of activities for pilots.

Event check-in will start at 8:30 am, with a continental breakfast available. Chuck Wiplinger will kick off the event with a brief address at 9:00 am, and Brittnie Brink, aircraft sales representative, will follow to introduce the new Boss 182. Following Chuck and Brittnie will be our series of Wing's credit eligible seminars covering topics including seaplane operations and task management, float maintenance, safety gear for seaplane pilots, and general flight safety for landplane and seaplane pilots. At 11:30 we will be serving a complimentary catered lunch.

Door prizes for those attending the seminar will include a GoPro Hero4 action camera, a custom Lake & Air seaplane jacket, a $100 Lake & Air pilot shop gift certificate, and three giveaway bags featuring limited-edition 55th anniversary items from Wipaire.

Dale Fehrenbach, Director of Sales and Marketing, commented, "We hope to see a great turnout, and look forward to meeting local pilots and aircraft owners!"

Both fly-in and drive-in visitors are welcome. Fly-in visitors can park on the main ramp in front of the Wipaire hangar. All those who are planning to attend are requested to RSVP above. Schedules are subject to change; attendees are encouraged to arrive in advance of their seminar.


March 2015 |Top

75th Anniversary of the Ercoupe - 2015 Ercoupe Rodeo
Date:
Saturday - March 21, 2015
Name:
75th Anniversary of the Ercoupe - 2015 Ercoupe Rodeo
Location:
Airport Pearland Regional - Houston Texas
Contact:

Chris Kelley
832-971-6602
chriskelleytx@gmail.com
www.airprofessionals.biz

Description:

Celebrating 75 years of Ercoupe and a visit to the 1940 Terminal Museum for Ercoupe Day The plan: Ercoupes to fly in to KLVJ for 7am to 10:30 am for coffee and cheap gas, then saddle up and fly into Houston Hobby 1940 Terminal Musuem for Ercoupe Day approximately 11 am arrival.


May 2015 |Top

Aircraft Spruce East - Customer Appreciation Day
Date:
Saturday, May 2, 2015 (8:00 AM. -- 4:00 PM.)
Name:
Aircraft Spruce East - Customer Appreciation Day
Location:
Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co. East, 452 Dividend Drive Peachtree City, GA 30269
Contact:

770-487-2310 • 800-831-2949
www.aircraftspruce.com/contactus.php
www.aircraftspruce.com

Description:

This is the time of year when we go all out by offering spectacular
discounts on our most popular products and provide a chance for our
loyal customers to meet our vendors.


2015 Valdez Fly-In and Air Show
Date:
Friday, May 8, thru Sunday May10th
Name:
2015 Valdez Fly-In and Air Show
Location:
Valdez Pioneer Field
Contact:

(907)835-8244
www.valdezflyin.com
valdezflyin2014@gmail.com

Description:

The 12th annual Valdez Fly-In and Air Show will be held May 8,9,10th in Valdez, Alaska, at the Pioneer Field Airport. The event attracts pilots from all over Alaska and the lower 48. The three day event highlights are a Poker Run and STOL competition in various classes of planes. It also includes a Flour Bombing competition, Aerobatics, Sky Divers, Static displays and a kids Balsa Plane event. In addition, the event has a variety of vendors who attend. This is a true family/ spectator event and had over 2,000 people attend last year.


The 17th Virginia Regional Festival of FLIGHT
Date:
May 30 and 31, 2015 - Saturday 8AM - 5PM Sunday 8AM - 4PM
Name:
The 17th Virginia Regional Festival of FLIGHT
Location:
Suffolk Executive Airport, Suffolk, Virginia
Contact:

Dewitt Whittington
dee.whittington@gmail.com
www.virginiaflyin.org

Description:

2 Days of Airplanes & Family Fun
from Ultralights to Multiengine!
The Fly-In starts in only 115 more days!

Aircraft and other vendors, 40+ forums and workshops. Free tent and under-the-wing camping. Reserve RV camping on website. Pancake breakfast and other food. Aircraft judging. 100LL and 91+ AKI Auto Gas available. See web site for GA and Ultralight approaches. Display two-letter sign as on web site "Arriving" section to show desired parking area. Virginia Aviation Ambassador stamp available. No airshow or airport closure. Listen to AWOS before arrival.

Fee: $10 drive in, $5 fly in, under 14 free


Discover Aviation Days
Date:
May 30th & 31st 2015
Name:
Discover Aviation Days
Location:
Anoka County-Blaine Airport (KANE) Blaine MN, 55449
Contact:

763-568-6072
Info@DiscoverAviationDays.org
www.discoveraviationdays.org

Description:

Come out to the Anoka County Airport in Blaine on May 30th & 31st to celebrate the many aspects of aviation. Enjoy numerous aviation exhibitors, aircraft & helicopter rides, food booths and more! On display will be general and corporate aircraft, experimental and homebuilt, WWII fighters, trainers and bombers along with vintage and modern military. Those interested in a career in aviation, can stop by the aviation education booths, see flying demonstrations, and kid's activities. Meet our many veterans, see our military history display area. A Pancake Breakfast & Lunch to be served both days. A 1940's evening Hangar Dance with a 15 piece swing band held Saturday night.


June 2015 |Top

Aircraft Spruce Canada - Customer Appreciation Day
Date:
Saturday, June 27, 2015 (8:00 AM. -- 3:00 PM.)
Name:
Aircraft Spruce Canada - Customer Appreciation Day
Location:
Aircraft Spruce Canada, 150 Aviation Ave., Brantford Municipal Airport Brantford, ON N3T 5L7
Contact:

519-759-5017 • 877-795-2278
www.aircraftspruce.com/contactus.php
www.aircraftspruce.ca

Description:

This is the time of year when we go all out by offering spectacular
discounts on our most popular products and provide a chance for our
loyal customers to meet our vendors.


August 2015 |Top

Michigan Air Rally
Date:
August 14th and 15th, 2015
Name:
Michigan Air Rally
Location:
Muskegon, MI
Contact:

Herb Harney
hharney@sbcglobal.net
www.miairrally.org

Description:

A proficiency challenge that offers aviators the opportunity to demonstrate their fuel planning, pilotage and dead-reckoning skills on a cross-country flight without the use of any advanced navigation equipment in the Analog Traditional Class and the use of advance equipment in the Digital Class.


October 2015 |Top

Aircraft Spruce West - Customer Appreciation Day
Date:
Saturday, October 10, 2015 (7:00 AM. -- 3:00 PM.)
Name:
Aircraft Spruce West - Customer Appreciation Day
Location:
Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co., 225 Airport Circle, Corona, CA 92880
Contact:

951-372-9555 • 800-861-3192
www.aircraftspruce.com/contactus.php
www.aircraftspruce.com

Description:

This is the time of year when we go all out by offering spectacular
discounts on our most popular products and provide a chance for our
loyal customers to meet our vendors. So come join the fun and get a
chance to win big prizes. Enjoy a free grilled hot dog and cold soda on
us!


Disclaimer:
Aircraft Spruce and Specialty Co. will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the use of these event listings. These event listings are provided for your information only and are used at your own risk. We do not associate with or sponsor these above listed events unless indicated.