Chapter Gathering

Drones ‘n Bones!

2020-01-10T16:52:47-06:00February 8th, 2020|Tags: |

Please join us for a presentation on the commercial and recreational aspects of multi-rotor unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones.  Aerial Chicago, LLC will address the commercial (Part 107) side of drone flying. Then, members of the Skyknights Aeromodeling team will highlight the recreational aspects of drones and provide a demonstration of some fast and [...]

Kick Off Chapter Social

2019-10-27T15:00:31-05:00January 11th, 2020|Tags: |

Come join us for a buffet style dinner and chapter social! We will enjoy some good food, drinks, and hangar flying. Also celebrate the past year of chapter activities, and look ahead at the coming year. Where – Rustic Room at the Rusty Nail Saloon – Ringwood, IL Cost - $20.00 per person – [...]

DECEMBER CHAPTER GATHERING

2019-10-27T14:40:30-05:00December 31st, 2019|Tags: |

THERE WILL NOT BE A CHAPTER GATHERING FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER! While there will not be a chapter gathering during December, we hope you will join us in January for our annual chapter gathering kick-off event. Details will follow on the Events page of the Chapter website. On behalf of all of us [...]

ASI: Weather Accidents

2019-10-20T19:08:32-05:00November 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

2019-02-27T18:42:05-06:00April 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 [...]