Chapter News

Feb Membership Gathering Speaker – Andrew Crider

Andrew Crider will speak at our February Membership Gathering about the Virginia Department of Aviation  activities. Particularly, what the government of Virginia is doing for transportation including projects, scholarships and programs. Many DOAV … [more]

We’re an EAA GOLD Chapter!

This from EAA Headquarters.... Congratulations on reaching the Gold Chapter Recognition level! EAA is thrilled to help EAA Chapter 186 celebrate this achievement. This program was created to recognize chapters that have demonstrated outstanding … [more]

Aerobatic Competitor Scott Francis to speak at January Chapter Gathering!

January 18th (Note new date!)Chapter 186 Gathering9am to noonEAA 186 Chapter House Scott Francis Scott Francis has been flying in airplanes for as long as he can remember.  Born and raised in Wichita, KS, he flew … [more]

Congrats to new Private Pilot 2019 Ray Aviation Scholar, Carter Allain

Congratulations to our 2019 Ray Aviation Scholar, Carter Allain, on completing his Private Pilot checkride!  Carter is our first, in what we hope will be an annual, Private Pilot training scholarship recipient.  As a Ray Scholar, Carter received a … [more]

Urgent Special Call for Help: Marshal the Arsenal of Democracy!

As you surely know by now, our Chapter will be instrumental in pulling off the Arsenal of Democracy (AoD) 2020 Flyover of Washington, DC, commemorating the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day on May 8 with a sky full of 112 WWII airplanes. … [more]