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, Kid Venture at Oshkosh, meeting schedule, and more.
In late April the Chapter will host a visit by EAA’s touring Ford Tri-Motor. Rides on the 1928 model 5-AT-B aircraft will be offered to the public at the Auburn airport April 25 - 28 for $52 to $72. For reservations click here while they last. Click here for more info on the event.
Our first Young Eagles flight rally of 2019 was held on Saturday, April 13. We flew 43 Young Eagles, a 59% increase over April 2018. Our next flight rally is set for Saturday, May 11. The complete schedule for 2019 can be found by clicking here. For current flight statistics click here.
A memorial will be held Saturday, April 20, at 1:00p in the Barnstormer for Chapter member Duane Rueb. Click here to read Duane’s obituary as it appeared in the Sacramento Bee.