Chapter 797

Live Oak, FL


Welcome to the EAA 797 Chapter website.  We are located at the Suwannee County Airport 24J and have our own clubhouse and hangar.  Our meetings are the last Saturday of the month at 10:00AM for brunch.  Everyone with an interest in aviation is invited.  Be sure to check our calendar for upcoming events and our Newsletter.



Wings Over Suwannee

2018 Dates TBA

Thank you everyone for making this years event an awesome one! We are excited to start planning for next years event! 

The 2017 Wings Over Suwannee event featured:

Antique aircraft, classic cars, hot air balloon rides, skydivers, camping, hundreds of aircraft, free airplane rides for kids 7-17 years, a Friday night concert and bonfire, great food and much more.


***Pancake Breakfast 11/14/2017 8:30-10am!***

Suwannee County Airport 24J
13302 80th Terr
Live Oak Fl, 32060

Just $5 ($3 for children under 12) for all you can eat pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee, and of course lots of camaraderie! Hope to see you there!

Hangar Talk Fly In

Our next Hangar Talk Fly In is set for November 18 , 2017, 8AM-10AM.  Free coffee and donuts.  Fly or drive in, we don't care.  Everyone is welcome.  We love to talk about airplanes and flying!!

Upcoming Featured Events

Click on these events for more information

Suwannee Valley Flying Club just held their first organizational meeting on Jan 21.  Watch here for more news or go to SVFC members should mail their application to Allen Rice, PO Box 653, Steinhatchee, FL 32359 or scan and email to  You can request an application the same way.

 FAA Basic Med AC68-1.  Click on the link to download the new rules that replace the 3rd Class Medical.  The doctor checklist is included.


The Next Meeting 

Our next meeting is Saturday, November 18, 2017, 10:00AM .  Program: TBA,  As usual we will have our free pot-luck brunch.  Thanks to our members who always make our meeting so yummy!  Everyone is welcome.  Fly in or drive in.  We're air-conditioned and heated!!!

The Catfish Squadron

Plan a Flight - Check a Distance

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Contact Us

Chapter: EAA 797

President: Dave Holmes

Phone: 817-308-9752

Location: Live Oak, FL US


Upcoming Events

Saturday, Oct 14 at 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Saturday, May 26 at 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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