Whether you fly, build, restore or simply enjoy airplanes and aviation, you are welcome to attend our events and join our chapter. We are a group of aviation enthusiasts, aircraft builders, and pilots who get together with like minded people to share ideas, exchange information, encourage safety, serve the local aviation community and have a lot of fun doing so. Please come to our next meeting or event as our guest.
For more information on our chapter, please go to the 'About Page' provided in the sidebar.
Pilots and non-pilots are welcome to visit and enjoy Free Coffee and plenty of Pilot talk
Members are encouraged to bring their friends for Aviation conversation.
EAA Chapter 286
NOTE:Meeting Location , We switch between Ramona (RNM) and Palomar (CRQ) Airports
Check events for the location it will be on the Second Saturday of the month @ 10:00 AM for the Palomar Meetings (Sep-Apr) and 11:00 at Ramona (May -Aug) but check the Meeting schedule to be sure.
EAA Meeting Location - Ramona Airport (RNM) Hangar #603
Need a DAR to inspect your Project ?
Contact Matt Hlavac:
Brian Evans has a set of digital scales that can be used for weighing your home built.
He can be contacted via email at email@example.com.
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Over the past several months we have has several project completions. Each builder is presented with the Chapter Project Trophy with a Name Plate of their project and date complete.
Above Richard Burris (right) is presented the Chapter completion trophy from chapter president Bob Wilson for his completion of his Zodiac CH 601 XLB . Richard completed his project July 29, 2017.
Above President Bob Wilson and Dave Leedom (with Trophy) pose with the Chapter Completion Trophy. Dave recently (July 4, 2017) completed work on his DAL 01. Happy flying and Blue Sky's.
Above David Buser (left) receives the Chapter Trophy from President Bob Wilson (right) for his completion of his Air Bike on June 29, 2017.
(Above) Jim Hicke (left) receives the Completion Trophy from Dave Leedom (Chapter Treasure)
for the completion of his Waiex by Sonex Aircraft (in the background)
- See Jim's Videos on our site - he's flown to Oshkosh several times
Greg Butler (left) receiving Chapter Completion Trophy from Mile Talmadge (right) for
completing his RV-6. This trophy gets passed on to each builder after completing their project.