Chapter News

Event Cancellations and Postponements

Due to the coronavirus precautions taking place, event cancellations for our chapter and local aviation events are very fluid at this time. For the most part we are evaluating upcoming events on a month to month basis. Please check our calendar page … [more]

Young Eagle Rally Postponed

Young Eagles and Parents, Based on the uncertainty with the COVID-19 virus situation, Chapter186 has decided to postpone the Young Eagles event this Saturday, March 14 to the following Saturday, March 21 at 12:00 noon. We do not want to overact … [more]

Whose Chili will Reign Supreme!?

Chili Cook-Off Rules and Info Chili Cook-Off Registration 20th Annual Chili Cook-Off! March 28 — Noon to 3pm Sign up Here: … [more]


EAA Chapter 186 has been selected again to grant a $10,000 Ray Aviation Scholarship to a highly motivated chapter member (age 16 to 19) who is eager to earn his/her Private Pilot License. This rigorous program requires monthly progress checks, EAA … [more]

Tim Carey’s burial at Arlington

From Cathy Carey: For all our family and friends, we have been scheduled a date for Tim’s burial at Arlington. He will be laid to rest on June 3, 2020, @ 11:00am. 50 yrs ago he graduated from the US Air Force Academy on this date too. For … [more]