Chapter 1218

Willow Springs, Missouri

Contact Us:

Chapter: EAA 1218

President: Thomas White

Phone: 417-233-1218

Address: 810 Bryan Street, Willow Springs,  MO 65793-3475

Location: South Central Missouri, USA

Email:  eaachapter1218@gmail.com

                                                  

 

To Join EAA Chapter 1218 just call, email, or come to one of our meetings!

Chapter gatherings are held the second Saturday of each month at the chapter hanger/meeting room.  Guests are always welcome!  Check the Announcements page for times and details.

 

20 Year Celebration for EAA 1218 planned for July 4th

Our chapter will be celebrating our 20th anniversary this year!  The public is invited to join us on July 4th from 2-4pm for cake and ice cream at the hangar.  

EAA Chapter 1218 Fly-In/Camp-Out June 8-10th. 

Our event was a success!  See our Gallery section for more pictures. 

 

The Restoration of the EAA Bi Plane is complete!  

Thanks to our dedicated crew of builders, the Bi Plane that was donated to our chapter by the Pascoe family has been completed.  More pictures of this restoration are available in our gallery section of this website.  This beauty is for sale! 

                                         

 

The airworthiness certificate was awarded to the EAA BiPlane on May 15th by DAR Neal Sowers. 

 

Aviation Merit Badge University 2017

On December 2nd, Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1218 members provided area Boy Scouts the opportunity to achieve their Boy Scout Merit Badge in Aviation.

 

Chapter member Mike Ennis with a hands on "How Airplanes Work". Mike also explained the different pilot certificates.

  

Chapter member Matt Chatman demonstrating a proper preflight inspection.

 

One of the Scouts in attendance wanted to set in the recently completed restoration of the EAA Bi Plane.  He wanted to see what it would feel like to set in and move the controls of the airplane with his new knowledge of aircraft and their controls.

See our gallery section for more pictures of this event.

 

  

 

Jenny Plaque Dedication Ceremony at Springfield-Branson National Airport June 14th, 2017

Several EAA Chapter 1218 members were in attendance today for the dedication of the Jenny Plaque at the Springfield-Branson National Airport.  The Jenny was built by Clint and Marge Allen with the help from many Chapter 1218 members.

Clint Allen with Chapter 1218 President, Tom White.

 See our gallery for more pictures of this event.

Upcoming Events

Friday, Jun 22 All Day
Thursday, Jun 28 All Day
Wednesday, Jul 4 at 12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday, Jul 14 at 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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