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Beginner Classes – 2018 Dates are here!
Advanced Rider Class – Please call 1-800-642-9589 to see if you qualify for the experienced rider program course.
April 15 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM Sun
Basic Rider Course 2 – Please call 1-800-642-9589 to see if you qualify for the basic rider course 2.
April 13, 14 6-9:30pm Fri; 8am-6pm Sat
Sept 8, 9 6-9:30pm Fri; 8am-6pm Sat
Trike Rider Classes
Not offered in 2018.
scheduled at the
Car Audio Event – This event will be held from 9am to 5pm. Contact Brian Stice for more information at 901-650-9806
15-22 Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Johnson Flight Encampment – This week is dedicated to powered aircraft only.
22-30 Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Johnson Flight Encampment - Now in its 48th year. Promotes aviation to young people by teaching them to fly gliders, balloons, and powered aircraft.
House & Fireworks Display - Food vendors on site. Free admission; handicapped
parking available. Bring lawn chairs/blankets. The fireworks show will begin at dusk. No
personal fireworks allowed. No pets allowed. Shuttles available from
6 Wings Program - This FAA Pilot Proficiency Award Program is designed to encourage general aviation pilots to continue their training. Open to all pilots with a private certification or higher with a current medical certificate. For details, contact Carol Para of the Illinois Division of Aeronautics at 217-785-4989.
25 Air Show ’18 – Gates open at 11 AM, show starts at Noon. Food vendors on site. Fun for the entire family. No entrance or parking fees!! Donations will be accepted at the entrance gates. NO SMOKING on the ramp or around any aircraft or displays. NO PETS except for service animals will be permitted.
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