Chapter Gathering

ASI: Weather Accidents

2019-10-12T07:26:12-05:00November 9th, 2019|Tags: , |

Presented by Andy Miller, CFI, AOPA Great Lakes Ambassador Weather is often blamed as the cause of accidents when, in reality, it’s poor decision making that’s the culprit. Arm yourself to make the right weather choices at crucial moments before and during flight. Here’s what you’ll learn: • Why getting the big weather picture [...]

TODAY: Wright Brothers, Wrong Story

2019-10-12T07:28:10-05:00October 12th, 2019|Tags: , |

Guest Speaker: Author Bill Hazelgrove “Wright Brothers, Wrong Story” Bill will talk to us about his recently published book, and have an interactive presentation containing some little known facts about the Wright Brothers. “How could two misanthropic brothers who never left home, were high-school dropouts, and made a living as bicycle mechanics have figured [...]

NextGen Weather

2019-09-18T20:04:57-05:00September 21st, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Coming up this Saturday, September 21, EAA932 is pleased to host FAASTeam representative, Mordechai Levin. Mordechai will present an overview of the latest developments in the FAA’s NextGen weather initiative and what that means for the forthcoming ADS-B environment. From the FAA's Safety Team: "Learn how to generate a weather briefing and file flight [...]

A Rusty Nail Breakfast

2019-06-28T07:55:11-05:00July 13th, 2019|Tags: |

Relax with a cup'a joe and share ideas with fellow members over breakfast at the Rusty Nail Saloon in Ringwood, IL . Take the opportunity to do some hangar flying, discuss the latest aviation news, hash over plans to attend AirVenture and offer up your thoughts about past and future chapter activities. Breakfast will [...]

Avionics Upgrading

2019-02-27T18:42:05-05:00April 13th, 2019|Tags: |

If you’re looking into upgrading your airplane’s avionics (ADS-B?), an interactive presentation by our own Marty Papanek will use an actual flying club’s experience to illustrate the entire process. Research, trade off considerations, the bidding process and making final selections will be highlighted and discussed to, hopefully, assist you in getting all that cool [...]

Visit Poplar Grove’s “Jenny” project

2019-03-04T17:54:43-05:00March 9th, 2019|Tags: |

Join us for a Fly-out/Drive-out trip out to Poplar Grove to visit with Don Perri and check out the latest developments on the Curtiss JN-4 “Jenny”replica being built in EAA Chapter 1414’s hangar. Afterwards, we’ll refuel at the Hydeout Bar & Grill( in Poplar Grove. We’ll be car/plane pooling, as available, departing from Galt at 9am on Saturday [...]

How An Aircraft Partnership Can Make Flying Affordable

2019-01-26T12:20:50-05:00February 9th, 2019|Tags: |

Have you ever dreamed about owning your own airplane? Has the cost of ownership kept you from pursuing that dream? An aircraft partnership could be the way to get over that hurdle! Chapter member Marty Papanek will lead an interactive discussion of partnerships as a way to lower the costs of buying and owning [...]

Galt Traffic – February 2019

2019-02-03T14:38:20-05:00February 3rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Tillamook Story and photos by Jerry Thomas unless noted You would not be alone if the word Tillamook conjures up mental images of luscious melting cheese on buttered, grilled bread. Mmmm! After all, Tillamook, Oregon is home to the century-old Tillamook County Creamery Association, the dairy co-op that ships 130 million pounds [...]