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 EAA Chapter 1298 Local Site  

Coordinates: N28°28.42' / W82°27.33' Located 06 miles SW of Brooksville Florida on 2402 acres of land. Surveyed Elevation is 76 feet MSL. Traffic Pattern Altitude: 1000 AGL (1076 MSL) Magnetic Variation from 2000 is 4° West


Chapter 1298 Cookout After April 7th Meeting  
Fly-in Join us after the 9 Am Meeting
And, or be a guest at the Meeting

 $5.00 per person donation will be accepted
Our meeting begins at 9am on Saturday, April 7th. After the meeting, around 11am, we will be hosting a cookout. It will be held at the EAA hangar (see EAA Hanger on the photo above or click here). We are located at the Northeast section of the airport.

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EAA Chapter 1298 is a group of aviation enthusiasts in the Hernando County area with the goals of promoting continuing aviation education and safety, fostering community involvement through the organization of airport events, introducing our community's young to the joys of flight, and promoting a means of aviation related camaraderie among our members.

The Chapter has changed it meeting dates to the first Saturday of each month including July and August. The meetings will start at 9:00AM. We'll have coffee and donuts before and after the meeting. The hangar is accessed by way of the South East drive-through gate off Highway 41.

Chapter members, please call Don Whiting at 352-585-0016 or Merle Wagner at 813-758-4196 if you need the gate code . Please park on the grass on north side of the EAA Building located just west of the five T-Hangers.

Membership is open to anyone who has a love of aviation. Guests are always welcome, too. If you're looking to join an EAA chapter, or you happen to be passing through, stop in on our next meeting or come to one of our events. We'd love to have you.

EAA 1298 Chapter Leadership

President Don Whiting 352-585-0016  
Vice President Tom Longo 352-232-2825 tclongo@tampabay.rr.com
Secretary Merle Wagner 813-758-4196 wagnermerle@gmail.com
Treasurer Paul Bryant 352-593-5402 n5pb@aol.com
Member Coordinator      
Technical Consultant Tom Longo 352-232-2825 tclongo@tampa.rr.com
Flight Coordinator Lynn Postel   lynnpstl@yahoo.com
Young Eagles Coordinator Steve White 813-501-4700 saabman@gmx.com
Chapter Photographer Vic Symonds 352-592-6948 vicsym42@tampabay.rr.com
Web / News Editor Joe Rhodes 727-857-9812 website@eaa1298.com
Web / News Editor Phil Renard 614-499-5766 website@eaa1298.com

Next Meeting 04/07/2018 9:00 AM

The April meeting for EAA Chapter 1298 will be Saturday morning. We try to limit the amount of time discussing business so we can talk airplanes. Coffee and doughnuts always there to get you started.

Thanks Merle Wagner
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