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2017 EVENTS:

Ongoing: IWASM is raffling off a pair of round trip tickets from Ultimate Air Shuttle from Cleveland’s Burke Lakefront Airport to New York for $10 per try. Flying as is used to be! Free parking, no TSA, no extra charges, and snacks and beverage service is included. Click here to purchase raffle tickets. Flight tickets are valued at over $1000!

The 3rd Friday of each month, starting around 6:30 the Discover Aviation Flying Club will again host cookouts this summer in the DAC hangar at the Lorain County Airport, off of Russia Rd, All are welcome! Wonderful opportunity to share in the camaraderie of your fellow aviation enthusiasts or just a good excuse to hang out at an airport for a bit!

Here are some other events coming up in June and July.
(note – Young Eagle rides are free airplane rides for kids ages 8-17. Parent or guardian must be present)

Tuesdays and Thursdays in June  – Multi-engine ground school by Zone Aviation
Burke Lakefront Airport each Tuesday & Thursday from 6:30-9:30p; call 216-333-1537 for details

Saturday, June 24th – Wings & Wheels Fly-in at the Geauga County airport from 7-11a, hosted by EAA Chapter 5 –  Pancake Breakfast, Young Eagle rides, aircraft & cars!

Sunday, June 25th – “Bob Crane: The Definitive Biography” at the Liberty Aviation Museum in Port Clinton
Book signing by author Carol Ford; special presentation on Bob Crane at 1p

Sunday, June 25th – Skypark Summer Celebration at Skypark Airport in Wadsworth from 10a-5p

June 29th-July 4th – EAA’s 1920 Ford Tri-Motor Rides at the Liberty Aviation Museum in Port Clinton
Step back into history by riding on America’s first mass-produced airliner!
Adults $70 in advance or $75 walk up; Children 17 & under $50. Right seat (co-pilot) available for $125.

Saturday, July 1st – “Chita the Tin Goose” book signing with author & illustrators at Liberty Aviation in Port Clinton

Saturday, July 1st – Mansfield Airport Day from 8a-4p – food & Young Eagle rides!
Pancake breakfast will be served from 8a-11a; Lunch from 11a-1p

Saturday, July 8th – Rosie the Riveter Day at the Burke Lakefront airport
Enjoy a full day of fun with a C-47 and tribute Rosies; hosted by IWASM, Yankee Air Museum & the USS Cod

Saturday & Sunday, July 15-16 – Lost Nation Airport will play host to their first Lake County Airshow “Tribute to Legends”
featuring Julie Clark and Redline Air Shows. They will have military aircraft and many static displays.

Saturday, August 19, 2017 Young Eagle Rally at Burke Lakefront Airport. This falls two weekends before the Cleveland National Air Show. It will provide a great opportunity to expose kids to aviation and maybe drum up additional interest in EAA chapters.

Friday, Sept. 1IWASM Corks in the Concourse. Check website for details.

Saturday, September 16, 2017 Flyro Gyro Fly-in and Young Eagle Rally at Discover Aviation Center Lorain County Regional Airport.

Saturday, Nov. 4IWASM Book Sale & Pancake Breakfast. Check website for details.

Saturday, Nov. 11 IWASM WOW Conference. Check website for details.

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 EAA Chapter 1252 annual Christmas party. Details as they become available.

2017 Calendar of Events

June 3 – Chapter 50 Hinde Airfield Fly-In & Young Eagle Flights

July 1-4 – Chapter 1247 Ford Tri-Motor rides, Liberty Aviation Museum (KPCW)

July 25 thru 29 – EAA Oshkosh AirVenture

August 13 – Chapter 50 Pancake Breakfast & Young Eagle Flights

October 7 – Chapter 50 Oktoberfest & Fly-In & Young Eagle Flights
Hinde Airfield (88D) by the Pond, kid and adult activities & FOOD!

November 10 – Chapter 50 Fall Banquet