Chapter 1114

Next VMC Club meeting - Tues 8/28/2018, 7pm, Wings of Carolina facility at KTTA Next IMC Club meeting - Tues 9/4/2018, 7pm, Wings of Carolina facility at KTTA Next Builder Chat/Movie Night - Fri 9/7/2018, Cox Aerodrome, 6pm, Movie at 7pm Next Regular Chapter meeting - Sat 9/15/2018, pancake breakfast 8am, presentation around 9:15am, directions on eaa1114.org, Cox Aerodrome Next YE Rally - Sat 9/22/2018, Harnett Regional Jetport, 9am to 2pm, see the Young Eagles page Next group drive-out - Sat 9/29/2018: Builder project visit & poker run. Depart Cox in morning, return late afternoon. This is a driving-only event.

Welcome to EAA Chapter 1114!

Congratulations! You have arrived at one of the largest and most active Experimental Aircraft Association chapters in the southeastern USA. We're also #2 in total Young Eagles flights!

EAA1114 offers something for every aviation interest in central North Carolina: homebuilding, vintage, warbirds, ultralights, fly-ins, fly-outs, workshops, aviation history and good old hangar flying.

*New* Last call!! Without volunteers will will not be able to participate in Piedmont Pacemaker DC-3 restoration, we've been asked to restore the pilot seats or the instrument panel. If you can volunteer for this rare opportunity, contact Dave Kerr. See the details here. If you missed the drive/fly-out to NC Transportation Museum in Spencer, NC to see the DC-3 restoration, you missed a fun trip. You can see some photos here.

*New* **YE Event Coming up**  Our next Young Eagles event will  be on Sept 22, at Harnett Regional Jetport. If you would like to register a child for this event, you can sign them up here.

*New* Chapter "project" visits and poker run event is coming up on Saturday Sept 29. Full details and signup sheet will be made available soon.

♦ Have you dreamed of learning to fly but were never able to make it happen? We're looking into adopting the EAA Flying Start program to help you make this dream come true. We will connect you with an instructor and supportive team, and shepherd you through the entire process. If that sounds like something of interest, drop us a note and let us know!

If you missed the "homecoming" picnic, it was quite an event in spite of the rain. We collected photos from a number of folks here. Just click through the folders to see the photos.

♦ Tell us what you think! Did you like the last meeting topic, or prefer to see something different? Or have any other suggestion to improve the Chapter?? Click here to send us a virtual comment card and tell us what you think.

Visit our Cafe Press site and get a new coffee mug or T-shirt!

EAA1114 meets twice monthly at Cox Field (NC81), located just north of Apex, North Carolina, "The Peak of Good Living", and twice a month at the Wings of Carolina Flying Club facility at KTTA:

  • Every 3rd Saturday of the month at 8AM for our world-famous pancake breakfast followed by a guest speaker describing some facet of aviation.
  • Every 1st Friday of the month, 6-7 PM, Builder Chat & Movie Night.  7-9 PM, free, family-friendly classic aviation movie showing.  BYOS - Bring Your Own Snacks.
  • Every 1st Tuesday of the month, 6:30PM, IMC Club, at the Wings of Carolina Flying Club facility at KTTA.
  • Every 4th Tuesday of the month, 6:30PM, VMC Club, at the Wings of Carolina Flying Club facility at KTTA.

EAA Chapter 1114 has one of the world's leading Young Eagles programs. We are currently number 2 out of all Chapters, with over 16,200 kids flown! We have numerous nationally recognized coordinators and volunteers. For details on upcoming rallies, see our YOUNG EAGLES page.

Many chapter builders are also members of the Bear Creek Aero Club, where aircraft are constructed and flown by Club members.

See our DIRECTIONS page to find us by plane or car. The CALENDAR page provides a list of upcoming chapter and area events. Have any questions?  See CONTACT US.

Why wait and miss all the fun? Become a member of EAA1114 now at JOIN / RENEW .

We look forward to seeing you at our next event!

 

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