EAA Chapter 526 is located on the Auburn Municipal Airport in the beautiful foothills at Auburn, California. It is our goal to share the world of aviation with our friends and the local community. We would like to extend an invitation to you and your family to attend our special events as well as our monthly meetings. For more about EAA and the Auburn chapter, please see the About Us page.
Please click the links on the left for more information about our Young Eagles program (free local flights for youngsters at the Auburn airport, and sponsored tuition at the EAA Air Academy), airplane projects, KidVenture at Oshkosh, meeting schedule, and more.
SCHOLARSHIPS ! EAA AIR ACADEMY (2) FLIGHT TRAINING (2) Every year Chapter 526 pays the tuition for one or more Young Eagles to attend the EAA Air Academy in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, for a week. For 2020 the Chapter has partnered with the Auburn Aviation Association to fund one of AAA’s annual flight training scholarships, and to combine the selection process for the Air Academy scholarships with the selection process for the flight training scholarships.
Applications will be accepted online only, beginning January 1, 2020. Deadlines are January 31, 2020, for the Air Academy and February 29, 2020, for the flight training scholarships. Click here for more details.
Our Young Eagles flight rally schedule for 2020 has been posted. Most rallies will be held as usual on the Saturday following the second Wednesday of the month. However, the April rally will be delayed a week to avoid a schedule conflict with the Easter weekend. Click here for the complete schedule and additional information.