Welcome to CHAPTER 20 of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)
Welcome To EAA 20
Welcome to EAA 20
Next chapter meeting September 11 + BBQ September 18 Chapter 20 is a very active community of pilots and aviation enthusiasts based at San Carlos Airport. Our events are open to all EAA members and drop-in visitors. Join us the second Saturday morning of the month at 10:30 am PT. Young Aviators, Chapter 20's community of students, sponsors a talk on the second Saturday of the month before our general meeting.
Next talk and social: September 11, 10:30 am PT. Here's the Zoom link.
We're having an in-person BBQ and fundraiser for the build team on September 18 from 11 am to 1 pm by the Flying Club 12 hangar (turn into first driveway after the Hiller and the construction).
Young Aviators aims at unleashing and supporting students' passion for aviation and aerospace. We accomplish this through events, mentoring, and programs, such as the plane building program, an online talk series, and ground crew volunteering at Young Eagles events. To build a community, we also facilitate networking with like-minded students, pilots, and other aviation and aerospace professionals. mentors and a group of aspiring Young Aviators spent over three years building a Van’s RV-12, which took its first flight September 19, 2020! Watch a new professional 20-minute video about the journey.
RV-12 v. 2.0 Build Launches GoFundMe to Raise Money for Wings Our second RV-12 build need wings! The 30+ Young Aviators, who are supported by dozens of mentors, have launched a GoFundMe to buy the wings kit, which costs $8,500. Van's kits have a six-month lead time, so need to put a deposit down to get in the queue. GoFundMe is designed to help pool donations of all sizes. Please consider contributing any amount. Thanks! Chapter 20 is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. For employer match, the official name is “Chapter 20 Experimental Aircraft Association San Francisco Bay Area” (EIN 94-6186117), and we can provide a receipt for tax purposes.