Young Eagle Rally
Ages 8 to 17
Saturday, May 2, 2020
CANCELLED Due To NYS Orders
Saturday, June 6, 2020
CANCELLED Due To Pandemic
Saturday, July 11, 2020
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Please pre-register by contacting Elise Isler at:
FOR YOUNG MEN & WOMEN, AGES
LEARN ABOUT CAREERS IN AVIATION
THURSDAY Of Most Months, 6-7PM
Cancelled until further notice
Frank Grossmann for details
Chapter 44 News:
PLEASE VISIT OUR NEWSLETTER
This website is being replaced by a new one in the next few days.
We'll let you know when we
to resume meeting.
April 21st, 2020
(We meet on the 3rd
Tuesday of most months)
LOCATION: EAA Chapter 44 Sport Aviation Center.
Located at the west end of Eisenhauer Dr.
which runs across the north side
Ledgedale Airport (7G0).
CORONAVIRUS & EAA Chapter 44
All EAA Chapter 44 Events Have Been Cancelled
Until At Least The End Of May.
Check back periodically for the latest information.
you would like to volunteer to provide a main dish for one of our
monthly meetings, please
Contact Phil. Expenses incurred in providing the main dish are
reimbursed by the Chapter.
The pre-meeting dinner costs a mere $5 which includes one
beverage, your meal and a healthy dose of hangar flying,
socializing and other
nonsense. It is a nice way to get to know more about our members,
visitors and guests.
Bring your friends.
CANCELLED until we are allowed
to start holding meetings again.
Curran is on the board of VisitRochester, the convention and
visitors bureau for Rochester, NY. He also serves on the Hillside
Family of Agencies Board of Governors and resides in Pittsford, NY.
Mr. Curran has long been fascinated with space and space travel. He
has flown light jets, skydived and is an avid scuba diver. - See
more at: http://www.galacticexperiencesbydeprez.com/news_ss2_fire.shtml#sthash.97XQuxP6.dpuf
Check Out The Geriatric Pilot's Association
The Geriatric Pilot's Association is a group of American
war veterans and others who gather for the camaraderie and to
help preserve memories of conflicts that have helped keep
America free. It was originally formed by a group of WWII pilots
but is now enjoyed by veterans of all services and others
interested in hearing their military stories.
They meet for lunch and a program on the 3rd Thursday of each
Contact Phil Hazen for information about their next meeting.
EAA'S VIDEO WEBINARS
producing a series of "Webinars" (Web Seminars) on a whole
variety of aviation related subjects. You can sign up to
quietly monitor or participate in these Webinars as they are
CLICK HERE to check the Webinars they have scheduled.
Our EAA Chapter
has been exploring the idea of creating a Flying Club
affiliated with EAA Chapter 44. Here is a link to a Webinar
EAA created to discuss the subject of Flying Clubs.
CLICK HERE to view the EAA's Flying Club Webinar
44's own Earl Luce recently conducted a Webinar about
"Building The Buttercup".
CLICK HERE to view Earl's first Webinar as well as other
Typical SAC Work Session
from several years ago.
Click on the above picture to see more about what is going
Aerial photo of SAC work session taken by Jim Nohlquist
on April 3, 2010.
For the foreseeable future,
we will try to work on the SAC on the
Saturday BEFORE our monthly General meetings but due to schedule conflicts
might need to alter those sessions. If you are interested in
helping out, please contact Kevin Arganbright to learn more about
what projects he needs us to focus on.
to reach Kevin via email.
Chapter 44 Sport Aviation Center (SAC)
The SAC is
the home of EAA Chapter 44. It is located on the north side
of Ledgedale Airport (7G0) just off the end of the west tie down
first occupied it in late 2010 and are now hoping to expand it
Now Accepted On-Line Towards
EAA 44 is
undertaking a capital campaign to raise funds to permit expansion
Aviation Center that will benefit the Rochester Community and our members. We
are asking for your support by making a tax-deductible donation to
EAA Chapter 44.
If you have any
skills, resources or materials that you think might help us,
we'd also invite you to
CONTACT US about them.
The expansion of
our Sport Aviation Center
will provide us with badly needed room to host our various youth
aviation programs, offer aviation safety seminars, perform final assembly of
homebuilt or restored airplanes, offer free
Eagle flights to kids, hold fund raising events such as
pancake breakfasts or open houses and educate the public about
Rochester's rich aviation history.
You can make a
secure donation here using your credit card or PayPal account:
EAA Chapter 44
is a 501(c)3 organization registered with the United States IRS and
New York State.
dedicated to the promotion of aviation activities, and the
preservation of our aviation heritage.
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