Founded 1993 at Ells Field Willits Municipal Airport
(Mendocino, Lake, and Humboldt Counties)
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EAA Chapter 1027
Chapter events typically occur on the second Saturday of the month at the clubhouse at Willits Airport/Ells Field, 11AM to 3PM or at Boonville Airport or another announced location or time. Barbecue with beverages and dessert served. All pilots of experimental and certified aircraft as well as people interested in aviation are welcome to attend!
HISTORICAL AIRCRAFT DISPLAYS
Historical Aircraft on are display to the general public at these locations and times weather permitting:
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EAA Eagle Flights Program.
Paul Trexel - CFII - ASMEL
Paul Trexel, President
Ron Hunt, Vice President
Rex Smith, Secretary
Lee Boatright, Chapter Treasurer
Fred Baron (Garberville)
Eric Mercer (Ukiah)
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.
Other northern California EAA Chapters:
List anything aviation related that you would like to sell or trade, or want to buy. Your ad will include a self-provided picture and narrative, and will remain advertised until sold for $39. Send your ad to firstname.lastname@example.org
Fly to Boonville Airport (D83) to see your Basic Med doctor! The Anderson Valley Health Center is located adjacent to Boonville Airport and a short walk from transient parking. Dr. Mark Apfel is encouraging pilots that wish to have their Basic Med physical performed to contact him and schedule an appointment. The Health Center is located at 13500 Airport Road, Boonville, CA 95415 and their phone number is (707) 895-3477. This is a great opportunity for pilots wishing to obtain their Basic Med certificate.
11th Annual Spring Fly-in
Sunday, May 21st
Come join us for the Willits 11th Annual Spring Fly-in and aircraft display. Enjoy with a great burger barbecue with all the trimmings, chips, drinks and Haagen-Daz ice cream.
Display your aircraft for the Aircraft of Historical Significance aircraft property tax exemption. Display forms and sign offs available.
Sunday, May 21st from 11 AM to 3 PM, barbecue served from noon to 2 PM. Check O28 NOTAMs for fuel availability.
Third Annual Great American Freedom Fly-in
Saturday, July 22nd
Willits EAA Chapter 1027 invites all to express their freedom to fly and to gather to celebrate the freedoms we have and need to exercise.
This will be an aircraft display day, with sign offs and forms available. Enjoy a great beef burger barbecue with all the trimmings, chips, drinks and Haagen-Daz ice cream.
Saturday July 22nd from 11 AM to 3 PM , barbecue served from 11 AM to 2 PM.
10th Annual Salute To Veterans Fly-In
Willits EAA Chapter 1027 is proud to provide this opportunity to honor all of our veterans who have defended our freedoms in the past and those who are currently in active service.
Bring a vet to the fly-in on this day to honor them and enjoy a great barbecue of burgers with all the trimmings, chips, drinks and Haagen-Daz ice cream. This will be an aircraft display day, with forms and signoffs available.
Saturday, November 11th, 11 AM to 3 PM, barbecue served from noon to 2 PM.
EAA Chapter 1027: Mendocino,Lake and Humboldt Counties, northern California