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EAA Chapter 2

Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter Two Encourages and Promotes Sport Aviation and
Aeronautical Education in Northeast Indiana.

Calendar of Events
Event dates, times, topics and locations subject to change.
Last updated 01/14/2021

January 2021

Thursday
January 14

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Online via Zoom - 7:00 PM

Online chapter gathering. We will feature an ArkanSTOL video (Watch them take off and land on FOUR runways in under 3 minutes!) and the Wright Banquet introduction to Jim Lovell video. The Zoom link will be sent to chapter members via e-mail.

February 2021

Saturday
February 6

Annual EAA Chapter 2 Banquet
Brotherhood Mutual - 6:00 PM

*** The EAA Chapter 2 Banquet has been cancelled for 2021 ***

Monday
February 8

EAA Chapter 2 Board Meeting
Online via Zoom - 5:30 PM

EAA Chapter 2 board meeting. Chapter members are welcome to attend. Please contact a board member if you wish to receive the Zoom meeting link.

Thursday
February 18

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Online via Zoom - 7:00 PM

Online chapter gathering featuring master instructor Earl Downs. The topic will be "Homebuilt Transition Training and First Flight". The Zoom link will be sent to chapter members via e-mail.

March 2021

Saturday
March 13

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Online via Zoom - 9:00 AM

Online chapter gathering featuring Lisa Turner, Author of "Dream Take Flight"; EAA Technical Counselor and Flight Advisor. The Zoom link will be sent to chapter members via e-mail.

April 2021

Thursday
April 8

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

May 2021

Saturday
May 8

EAA 2 Young Eagles Rally
Hangar 2 at Smith Field - 9:00 AM

Young Eagles Rally hosted by Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 2. Free airplane rides for kids ages 8 through 17. Registration from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Flying from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (weather permitting).

Thursday
May 13

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

June 2021

Thursday
June 10

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 6:00 PM

EAA Chapter 2 cookout at Smith Field airport for chapter members and their families. The chapter will provide hamburgers, hot dogs, & beverages. Please bring a side dish or desert to share. Note that this event starts at 6 PM, one hour earlier than our normal gatherings. Park at the main terminal building.

Saturday
June 12

EAA 2 Young Eagles Rally
Hangar 2 at Smith Field - 9:00 AM

Young Eagles Rally hosted by Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 2. Free airplane rides for kids ages 8 through 17. Registration from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Flying from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (weather permitting).

July 2021

Thursday
July 8

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

Saturday
July 10

EAA Chapter 2 Pancake Breakfast Fly-in/Cruise-in
Hangar 2 at Smith Field - 7:00 AM

*** Tentative Date. Please check back later and watch the newsletter for updates. ***

Fly-in/drive-in pancake breakfast fundraiser for EAA Air Academy candidates. Food provided by IHOP! $7 donation for pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice and coffee. Airplanes and classic cars will be on display. Come join us for a great breakfast at historic Smith Field!

Monday
July 26
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Sunday
August 1

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
Wittman Regional Airport - Oshkosh, WI - 8:00 AM

Oshkosh 2021

August 2021

Thursday
August 12

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

Saturday
August 14

EAA 2 Young Eagles Rally
Hangar 2 at Smith Field - 9:00 AM

Young Eagles Rally hosted by Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 2. Free airplane rides for kids ages 8 through 17. Registration from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Flying from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (weather permitting).

September 2021

Thursday
September 9

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

Saturday
September 11

EAA 2 Young Eagles Rally
Hangar 2 at Smith Field - 9:00 AM

Young Eagles Rally hosted by Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 2. Free airplane rides for kids ages 8 through 17. Registration from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Flying from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (weather permitting).

October 2021

Saturday
October 9

EAA Chapter 2 Chili Lunch Fly-in/Cruise-in
Hangar 2 at Smith Field - 11:00 AM

EAA Chapter 2's annual chili lunch, served with all the fixings. Only $7 donation per person at Historic Smith Field!

Thursday
October 14

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

November 2021

Thursday
November 11

EAA Chapter 2 Gathering
Sweet Aviation - 7:00 PM

Gathering topic TBD.

December 2021

Saturday
December 4

EAA 2 Christmas Party
Brotherhood Mutual - 6:00 PM

Annual Chapter 2 Christmas Party Pot-Luck Dinner. The dinner will be held at Brotherhood Mutual. Please bring a dish to share. Table service and beverages will be provided. Chapter 2 board members will provide the main course dishes. Last names A-L please bring a dessert and M-Z please bring a side dish.

The standard day and time for EAA Chapter Two 'Gatherings' is the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM at Sweet Aviation, located at 902 W. Ludwig Road in Fort Wayne, IN. However, there are instances when we hold events at other locations and times as well. Be sure to check the current Newsletter or the calendar each month for that month's gathering location!

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Current Newsletter
January 2021

Write to us at:
EAA Chapter 2
429 E Dupont Rd. #183
Fort Wayne, IN 46825