EAA Chapter 1027
Willits, CA
(Mendocino, Lake, and Humboldt Counties)
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EAA Chapter 1027
Monthly Meeting:
Chapter meetings typically occur on the second Sunday of the month at the clubhouse at Willits Airport/Ells Field, at Boonville Airport or another announced location. Lunch, beverage and dessert are provided for a $7 donation to the chapter. All pilots of experimental and certified aircraft as well as people interested in aviation are welcome to attend!

  Historical Aircraft on are display to the general public at these locations and times:
  • Willits Airport: Second Sunday of each month for EAA chapter meetings.
  • Ukiah Airport: The first consecutive Friday and Saturday of each month from 10AM to 2PM
  • Boonville Airport: Third Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call (707) 895-2075 for information.
Experienced pilots and aircraft owners are available at these events to answer questions.

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EAA Eagle Flights Program.

2014 Officers:
   Paul Trexel, President
   Ron Hunt, Vice President
   Marilyn Harden, Secretary
   Harold Weston, Treasurer
2014 Board:
   Fred Baron (Garberville)
   Larry Lombard (Boonville)
   Art Williams (Lampson) 

Ells Field, Willits CA (O28)
EAA 1027 CLUBHOUSE is located on Ells Field (028, CTAF 122.8, Rwy 34, R.H.) on the mountain two miles northwest of the City of Willits which is approx. 120 miles North of San Francisco on Hwy 101.  Runways are 16 (primary takeoff, downslope, left pattern) and 34 (primary landing, upslope, right pattern) with PAPI (5-clicks). Our mailing address is 1320 Poppy Dr. Willits CA 95490  or E-Mail chapter president Paul Trexel.

Aircraft older than 35 years may be eligible for California property tax exemption. For more information refer to the BOE website.

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Looking for Fun Places to Fly?

The 4th Annual Boonville Spring Fly-In

It's time again for the popular Annual Boonville Spring Fly-In at Boonville airport, D83, to be held Sunday , April 13th, from 11AM to 3PM. Boonville airport manager and EAA member Capn' Kirk Wilder and the fantastic members of the Boonville wing of Willts EAA Chapter 1027 will be hosting the event.

Coming out of seasonal retirement is EAA 1027 Executive Chef Jim Harden, who will be manning the burger grill, promising that you can have your burger any way you want it, as long as it happens to be the way Jim cooks it.

We'll have a great burger lunch with all the trimmings, dessert, and a beverage for a donation of $7 serving at 12:30. The 50/50 cash raffle is back, and two winners will walk away with some cash in their pockets. We're looking forward to seeing you all again, as well as any guests you'd like to bring along.

Quality Sport Planes Spring Open Hangar and Fly-In.

Saturday, May 3rd, Doug and Lori Dugger, owners of Quality Sport Planes will be hosting this great event again at Cloverdale airport, O60. The Cloverdale Lions Club will also be returning offering a great barbecue lunch. The Santa Rosa Chapter EAA 124 will host a Young Eagles Rally at the event for the benefit of the kids, our future flyers. Theres a lot to see at this event, so come early. For info contact Doug or Lori at 707-894-4084. We'll see you there!

The 2014 Garberville Young Eagles Rally

This year Willits EAA Chapter 1027 is proud to announce that we will be sponsoring this year's Young Eagles Rally at Garberville airport, O16, on Saturday, May 17th, with sign ups beginning at 10:30 AM. This is such a great and worthwhile event for the kids and the future of aviation, as over 1.8 million Young Eagles have been flown by volunteer pilots all over the country. If you would like to be a Young Eagles pilot giving the kids a ride, or would like to help with ground support, contact Young Eagles Event Coordinator Fred Baron at twobarons@saber.netwww.youngeagles.org.

EAA Chapter 1027's website is now in its ninth year!
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EAA Chapter 1027: Mendocino, Lake and Humboldt Counties, northern California
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