CalPilots Airfest 2018

CalPilots and one of our chapters, the Van Nuys Propeller Association, along with our sponsors and business partners, Signature, and ACI, are inviting you to join us at the Prop Park at Van Nuys Airport on September 14 -16, 2018. The Van Nuys Propeller Association’s will be holding their first annual Fly-In and hosting our CalPilots Annual Meeting. We are looking forward to a great aviation experience and lots of fun along the way~ with Dukes to T-6’s, Swifts to Yaks, and mainstream aircraft like Cirrus and Bonanzas. Here are some highlights:

Friday September 14, 2018:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

5:00 pm – CalPilots Hangar – AOPA will be joining us for an ASN (Airport Support Network)

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Barbecue Dinner

Shuttle from the event to the Airtel Hotel will be available at 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 9:30 pm

Saturday September 15, 2018:

8:30 am-10:30am – Pancake Breakfast (SFV 99’s)

9:00 am-4:00 pm – Flea Market (VNY Prop)

9:30 am-4:00 pm – Young Eagle Flights

10:00 am – Free ice cream and popcorn available all day

11:00am – Noon – Speaker Rod Machado

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – Lunch

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm – CalPilots Annual Meetng and Elections in the CalPilots hangar
– Introductions by President Ford
– Panel of speakers, including Melissa McCaffrey, AOPA, Andy Wilson, CalPilots Region 3 Director, and special guests
– Elections of the 2018-2019 CalPilots Board of Directors

8:00 pm – Movie Night – “One Six Right” and “The Age of Airplanes” by Brian Terwilliger

Presentation by Barry Schiff

Shuttle from the event to the Airtel Hotel will be available at 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 9:30 pm

Sunday September 16, 2018

8:30am -Event open to the public

Pancake Breakfast 8:30–10am (Rotary)

Flea Market 9am–12pm – Must be a registered Van Nuys Propeller Association member to participate

Fly-Out throughout the day

Brewery and Hollywood tours are available during the event.

Lodging – Rooms are available at the Airtel Hotel on the field

“Prop Park” – Is located on the northwest corner of VNY.

Please join us and bring your aviation minded friends.

See you in September!