Calendar

UPCOMING:

3rd Tuesday every Month •  EAA Chapter 179 Meeting  •  Copper Canyon Café, 5455 Gibson Blvd SE, Albuquerque. 5:00pm no-host dinner, 6:00 chapter meeting with an aviation presentation to follow. Check newsletter for December meeting date and location.

April 6 – 9 •  FLY THE FORD!  EAA’s Trimotor flights at Double Eagle II Airport.  More info and BOOK YOUR FLIGHT NOW!    History presentations by Robert Kirk on the TAT, the first commercial airline route using the Tri-Motor. Cibola County Aviation History Museum display. Pancake breakfast and Lunch, provided by EAA Chapter 179.

April 8, 2017 •  DEAA Open House for candidates and parents interested in applying for the Double Eagle Aviation Adventure.  Held in conjunction with the Ford Tri-Motor tour stop. Double Eagle II Airport.  10AM – Noon. DEAA staff and prior students available.

April 29, 2017 •  Application Deadline to participate in Double Eagle Aviation Adventure

May 6, 2017 •  8:30 – 11:30 AM  •  Young Eagles Flights  •  Double Eagle II AirportFree flights for kids age 8-17 Weather dependent, watch our Facebook page for last minute updatesMore info on Young Eagles

June 5 – 9,2017 •  Double Eagle Aviation Adventure at Double Eagle II Airport, conducted by EAA 179 volunteers.  For selected applicants only.

June 10, 2017  •  8:30 – 11:30 AM  •  Young Eagles Flights (offered for DEAA students)  •  Double Eagle II (KAEG) •  Weather dependent with June 26 as weather alternate, watch our Facebook page for last minute updatesMore info on Young Eagles

August 26, 2017  •  7AM – 2PM •  Land of Enchantment Fly-In  •  Double Eagle II (KAEG)Airplane fun for the whole family!Aircraft will fly in from all over the state and beyond for a super day at the airport.Watch our Facebook page for last minute updatesMore info on LOEFI

September 9, 2017  •  8:30 – 11:30 AM  •  Young Eagles Flights  •  Double Eagle II AirportFree flights for kids age 8-17 Weather dependent, watch our Facebook page for last minute updatesMore info on Young Eagles

November 4, 2017  •  8:30 – 11:30 AM  •  Young Eagles Flights  •  Double Eagle II (KAEG)Free flights for kids age 8-17 Weather dependent, watch our Facebook page for last minute updatesMore info on Young Eagles

February 15, 2018 • Aviation Scholarship application deadline.  More information and application.

Tentative – February 15, 2018 •   EAA Air Academy Scholarship application deadline. More information and application

RECURRING:

3rd Tuesdays  •  Monthly EAA Chapter 179 Meetings  •  Copper Canyon Café, 5455 Gibson Blvd SE, Albuquerque. 5:00pm no-host dinner, 6:00 chapter meeting with an aviation presentation to follow.

Every Thursday •  Pilots ABQ Lunch  •  Formation begins at 11:00am, at Monroe’s Restaurant at 6051 Osuna Rd NE (about 2 blocks East of San Mateo on Osuna)