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Title:
2012 NorthEast RV-Canard Fly-In w/ FREE Seminars
Topic:
Safety Seminars Focusing on Amateur-Built Aircraft
Date and Time:
Saturday, June 30, 2012, starting at 10:00 Download Calendar File
Speaker(s):
Joe Gauthier, Fred Stucklen, Bob Di Meo
Brief Description:
This exciting annual event showcases amateur-built aircraft (RV, Canard, and other homebuilts) and features free seminars and workshops throughout the day including Basic Building, Electrical Systems, Designated Airworthiness Representative (DAR) Inspection, Test Flights and much more. Please see the "Additional Seminar Information" section for schedule and seminar details.
Select Number:
EA6145191
Location of Seminar:
EAA Chapter 106 Hangar Area
400 Holt Rd.
GATE 4
North Andover, MA 01845
Directions to Venue:
EAA Chapter 106 hangar area - Rear side of the Lawrence Municipal Airport (LWM)
See "Additional Seminar Information" below for map link and directions.
Fly-in Seminar?:
Yes  KLWM
Seating:
150 seats at the facility, 135 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
N/A
Contact Information:
Penny Bowman
Phone: (508) 284-5592
EAA106.Penny@gmail.com
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

2012 NorthEast RV-Canard Fly-In w/ FREE Seminars

 

Sat, June 30 (Rain Date: Sun, July 1) – 8am-4pm (entrance gate manned 9-11am). Seminars start at 10am.

 

View amateur-built (sometimes referred to as homebuilt) aircraft and attend seminars: 

1)     HOMEBUILT FIRST FLIGHTS 

2)     ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS 

3)     DAR INSPECTION 

4)  BASIC AIRCRAFT BUILDING

 

FREE Admission, Seminars, & Parking

 

FREE food for pilot of any amateur-built aircraft put on display (1 meal ticket per aircraft).

 

SPONSOR:  EAA Chapter 106, a 501(c)(3) educational public charity organization organizes and hosts this annual event which showcases amateur-built aircraft (especially RV & Canard aircraft) and offers several seminars throughout the day (similar to Oshkosh ‘forums’).

 

Click here for EVENT & SEMINAR FLYERS

 

SEMINARS:

 

1)  HOMEBUILT FIRST FLIGHTS

     + NTSB report on Amateur Built fatal accidents

     Tips on planning your first flight in your amateur-built aircraft.

     by: Joe Gauthier - Designated Airworthiness Representative (DAR) and member on EAA's Homebuilt Aircraft Council

     10:00-11:30 am.

 

2)  ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS

     Tips for installing electrical systems in your amateur-built aircraft.

      by: Fred Stucklen

     10:00-1:30 pm (w/ lunch break 11:30-12:30)

 

3)  DAR INSPECTION and the 51% rule

     How to prepare your amateur-built aircraft for it’s airworthiness inspection.

     by; Joe Gauthier - DAR and member on EAA's Homebuilt Aircraft Council

     12:30-1:30 pm

 

4)  BASIC AIRCRAFT BUILDING (Hands-On Metal-Working Workshop)

     Ever wondered what it’s like to build your own metal aircraft and pound rivets?

     Come learn how, then give it a try at this hands-on workshop.

     by: Bob Di Meo - EAA106 member and RV-8 builder/pilot

    1:30-4:00pm (may run a bit longer depending on interest of attendees)

 

LOCATION:

EAA Chapter 106 hangar area - Rear side of the Lawrence Municipal Airport (LWM)
400 Holt Rd, No. Andover, MA will get you close, then follow EAA106 signs.


DIRECTIONS:

Turn onto Holt Rd off Rt-125 about 1 mile north of Rt-133.

At end of Holt Rd, turn right.  GATE 4 will be on the left.

MAP LINK:  

http://tinyurl.com/EAA106-Hangar

GATE HOURS: 

Gate 4 will be manned 9:00am-11:00am so that our volunteers can also enjoy the event during other times.  We will have a cell phone number posted at the gate to call at other times, but please try for 9-11am.

 

PILOTS: 

HOMEBUILTS:  Taxi to junction of DELTA & ECHO at LWM.

Other aircraft:   Park on North ramp (east of ECHO) at circled numbers.


See:
http://www.eaa106.org/  then click on RV Canard Fly In for complete details, seminar schedule, flyer, maps, photos of prior events, and more, including special parking locations for RV, canard, and other amateur-built aircraft.

Aircraft FLY-IN times:  8:00am-4:00pm

 

To receive WINGS credit, please REGISTER in advance (above link) – When you arrive at the fly-in, go to the main event tent to sign in, then head to your seminars.  Only one registration required to receive the Knowledge 3 credit in the WINGS program. 

A FAASTeam Representative will be on-hand to help you with registration.

The educational benefit is the reason EAA Chapter 106 (a 501(c)(3) public charity) offers this as a FREE event (free admittance, parking, & seminars), but come hungry – the chapter will have breakfast (8:00-11:00am) & lunch (11:00am – 2:00pm) available to help offset their event expenses.

Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
FAASTeam Project Information:
IS-M-ALS-0
National Project:
Amateur Built/Light Sport