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Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 157

Redding, CA

Chapter 157 of the EAA is based at Benton Field, O85, at the north end of the Sacramento Valley. Monthly dinner meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30PM at our quonset hut clubhouse at Pleasant and South Streets at the northwest corner of the airport.  

SSSSEM (106th!) April 11th at 10 AM..."Insurance-Now You See It, Now You Don't" by Aviation Attorney Charles Finkel. Note that meetings are now being held at the EAA Chapter 157 Quonset hut.

Flying in: West side of Benton. You can temporarily park on the SOUTH side of either of the 2 shade hangar rows (preferred), as they're not rented. You can also park in the tie-down area just south of the sunshades, avoiding rented spaces H13 and H15.

Driving: From Placer, turn south on Mesa or Pleasant streets and look for the Quonset hut, 2955 South Street. park anywhere you can.

Young Eagles Saturday, 4/18 at Benton. Click for flyer.

March, 2015 Newsletter


North Valley 2015 Aviation Calendar

Looking for places to fly? Click here for some notable fly-ins

In addition to the above, here are 2 more on May 16th: Oroville and Rancho Tehama

A Nice Article About the 100th SSSSEM

A Little More Info About Us

Have a question or want to know more about us? Email info@eaa157.org

Know your rights if you're detained. Download the checklist.

October 2014 Issue of the CalAero Newsletter from the State's Aeronautics Division

If you'd like to put your piloting skills to use for a worthy cause, click here for a listing of organizations that can use your help

A Great Aviation Weather Map-Get current and historical airport weather information (left-click on airport), TAF's, METARS and more

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MP3 Audio of WWII Pilots Radio Interview

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Officer Emails:

Jim Bremer, President                                           jim@eaa157.org

Irwin Fust, Vice President                                     irwin@eaa157.org

Paul Gilman, Treasurer                                         paul@eaa157.org

Herb Zuidema, Secretary & Newsletter Editor     herb@eaa157.org