EAA Calendar of Events




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.

2016 NorCal Aviation Calendar

Drone Safety Being Stressed

"Fly Your Drone...But Fly it Safely"

The Drone Safety Seminar Saturday, 1/23, turned out well. In spite of rainy, windy weather, about 70 people attended. Thanks to all of the presenters and attendees.

Air Academy Scholarship

The Hayward Air Rally is awarding 2 free scholarships for 16 to 18 year olds to the Advanced Air Academy this summer in Oshkosh Wisconsin. It's a week long adventure for young people interested in aviation. Click here for more about Air Academy.

Click here for application info.

The application deadline is February 1st

Our next Young Eagles event will be the 3rd Saturday in April.

January, 2016 Newsletter


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

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

EAA Chapter 157

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Local Classified Ads-Updated 2/13/13


MP3 Audio of WWII Pilots Radio Interview

This site is constantly under construction...

Like buying a homebuilt project plane:

"90% complete; 90% to go"

Stay tuned.

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