Chapter 797

Live Oak, FL

Welcome

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 third 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 and Meeting Minutes

TO SEE OUR LATEST NEWSLETTER CLICK HERE

 

 

The Next Meeting

Good Evening;

Our next pancake breakfast and chapter meeting are set for 17 November.  This meeting is important as we will elect officers for 2019, we will plan out the Christmas Party for 15 December, and there are several notes about what is going on in the EAA world.  Please try to make this meeting.  Pancakes are 8 am to 10 am, meeting starts at 10:30 am.
I would like the meeting to last not much more than one hour so we all can make it to Little River for lunch.  If you are a Little River person, please try to plan on making the first part of the meeting anyway.
In case you do not make the meeting and you try to log into EAA.org, you will need to create a new password as "they" improved the website on 5 November requiring everyone to form a new password.

I hope to see all of you at 24J on 17 November

Dave Holmes, President

 

 

Our Monthly meetings are the third Saturday of the Month at the Chapter 797 building at 10:30 AM.

 

 

 

Pancake Breakfast 

Fly in or Drive In to our monthly pancake breakfast to benefit our Young Eagles Program on the Third Saturday of each Month. 

We will be doing pancakes, bacon, sausage, coffee, and juice from 8:30 to 10:30 am.

 

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

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

Upcoming Events

27 Jan 2018, Chapter 797 Fly Out to Steinhatchee, 39FB, Ancient Oaks Airpark, plan to be on the ground
by 9:00 am. Bobbie and Allen Rice will be our hosts and provide transportation in town to Fiddlers for
breakfast. The grass runway is 3100’ facing 18/36, 122.9 on the radio. Follow the golf cart to Allen &

 

 

Wings Over Suwannee

March 29-30 2019

Wings Over Suwannee 2019 planning is underway. Bigger and Better than ever.

See our May 2018 Newsletter HERE for the FULL REPORT.

 

 

http://wingsoversuwannee.com/

 

Hangar Talk Fly In

Our Hangar Talk Fly In is every third Saturday of the month, 8AM-1030AM.  Free coffee and donuts.  Fly or drive in, we don't care.  Everyone is welcome.  We love to talk about airplanes and flying!!

Suwannee Valley Flying Club

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 https://www.facebook.com/groups/328236144194222/Prospective SVFC members should mail their application to Allen Rice, PO Box 653, Steinhatchee, FL 32359 or scan and email to Allen@AllenRice.net.  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 Catfish Squadron

Plan a Flight - Check a Distance

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