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Field Trip to Extreme Flight Simulation

2023-10-31T18:35:15-05:00August 31st, 2023|Tags: , , , |

UPDATE... They have an opening on Nov 5 in the afternoon. If we have 8 attendants, they would book a 4 hour window and dedicate the facility to us. That would include 30 minutes in the 737 simulator for each person, with openings on the F18 simulator and the virtual reality room to fill [...]

Gathering Recap – Lake Geneva Balloon Company

2023-05-01T16:28:21-05:00April 1st, 2023|Tags: , |

Our March gathering featured greeting new members, highlighting upcoming events, and soliciting of members for ideas for future activities and presentations. Our featured guest at the gathering was John Trione from the Lake Geneva Balloon Company.  He gave a great presentation about his company and the excitement of taking a flight in a hot air [...]

Gathering Recap – Paul Maloy

2023-03-01T16:10:43-06:00March 1st, 2023|Tags: , |

At the February gathering, we had the privilege of having Paul Maloy from EAA headquarters make a visit to Galt Airport. He presented to the members the history and benefits of the AeroEducate program, which contains powerful free on-line learning programs for kids who are school ages K-12. They include learning sessions, quizzes, and [...]

Gathering Recap – Ice & Winter Flying

2023-02-24T13:35:17-06:00December 1st, 2022|Tags: , , |

November Chapter Gathering Recap On November 12 we had a really neat chapter gathering. Our guest was Lou Wipotnik, CFI. Lou is a really neat guy. He is 83 years old, and still very active in flying. With over 16,000 hours of experience, he holds an impressive array of pilot ratings, and was recognized [...]

Illinois Model-A Club Visiting Barnstormers Day!

2023-02-24T13:36:49-06:00May 31st, 2022|Tags: , |

This year, EAA Chapter 932 is excited to welcome the Illinois Region Model A Restorers Club to our Barnstormer’s Day event on June 18. Founded in 1955, club members, several of whom date their membership to it’s genesis, own various configurations of the famous Model A, from 2-door sedans to fire trucks and even [...]

Virtual Gathering – Ace Your Flight Review with JB Aviation

2022-01-29T21:59:54-06:00December 1st, 2021|Tags: , , |

Too often flight reviews are treated as a formality - an obligatory “box to check” every 24 calendar months. The fact is, for most pilots, a flight review is often the only flight/ground training they will have received in those last 2 years.  That small amount of training is often not enough to keep up [...]

Airplane Geeks Podcast

2023-02-24T13:37:41-06:00November 1st, 2021|Tags: , |

Airplane Geeks  On October 25, 2021, Arnie Quast was invited to be a guest on the “Airplane Geeks” podcast.   Started in 2008, the podcast crew "aims to educate and inform you, explore and expand your passion for aviation, and entertain you a little along the way. [They] discuss commercial, military, and general aviation topics, usually [...]

Chapter Gathering – Bugatti Aircraft Presentation and Chili Cookoff

2021-10-01T15:33:00-05:00October 1st, 2021|Tags: , , |

Location: Galt Airport Bob Havens, whom is a highly respected docent at the EAA Museum in Oshkosh will join us for an intriguing discussion on the only Bugatti aircraft.  Bob will talk about Etore Bugatti, designer of many luxurious automobiles in the early 1900s.  Louis de Monge, the Belgian engineer that designed the aircraft is [...]

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