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EAA Chapter 1250, Inc. - Pottstown, PA 19464

Dave Weidner masterly stitches the vertical stabilizer fabric on the Back Country Cub project.

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Imagine How Far You Could Go, if You Knew How to Build and Fly, Your Own Beauty, Like This One!

Discover how to get started here . . .  Learn, Build and Fly!
Learn Build Fly - Hands On - Free Work Shop! - Saturday Mornings 9am to 12 noon.  Tuesday afternoons - 1 pm to 4 pm  at Heritage Field Airport - Limerick, PA - Space may be limited - Please call Tim Drager at  484-999-0060 
 

This is where the fun begins!

This is where you get started! "Easy no pressure promise. Learn more - call Tim at 484-999-0060"

Another fun filled day in the workshop. Members work aggressively on lots of independent projects. The advice is always free and we're happy to spread the wealth of knowledge to others.

 

  

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November 3, 2012 - The wing - perfect test fit.  Come join in the fun,  help us build the other one and fly her to Oshkosh!

"Visit us at The Aircraft Builders' WorkShop . . .     Friends, flying, and fun.  NO pilot's license required!" 

  Saturday mornings 9am till noon at Heritage Field (KPTW) Pottstown - Limerick, Pennsylvania 19464  Please email for details  eaa1250Pottstown@gmail.com

About the workshop! (Effective Spring 2013 - Summer 2013)

Having Fun Learning How to Build Wing Ribs for the 1946 Fairchild F24W

 Learning how to build wing ribs for the Fairchild F24W!EAA Chapter 1250, Inc. Invites you to visit their Hands On Aircraft Builders' WorkShop - FunShop.
 
The event is held weekly on Saturday morning in a fully equipped modern heated hangar at Heritage Field (KPTW) Pottstown Limerick Airport starting at 9AM ending about 1PM..
 
This is your opportunity to join in with others in the aviation community to share your passion and enthusiam while you learn and help restore a beautiful awesome vintage airplane, the 1946 Fairchild F24W.
 
Aviation - learn by doing -  hands on experience - fun - make new friends!Please call to arrange your free no risk visit. You're under no obligation to volunteer or become part of this unique project.
 
However, this might be something you have been dreaming about since you were a kid! Build and fly your own airplane. If you were or are a model builder, this is your chance to go full scale. Work on the "Real McCoy!". You can get into this one.
 
You do not have to be a pilot, although many chapter members are. You will have a chance to meet and learn about their flying experiences should you decide to participate in this project..  You may even become good friends with one. Many opportunities and doors will be opened to you as an EAA member.
 
Just imagine the profound, positive impact that could have on your life! 
 
The Chapter's target is to restore and fly the Fairchild to AirVenture 2015 Oshkosh, WI. EAA 's Headquarters.
 
This is a very aggressive goal. Within sight and just out of reach. It's like our Super Bowl. We believe the chapter's project will be successful, but we know we can't do it without your help.
 
Come on over Saturday morning and visit our Aircraft Builders WorkShop - FunShop. See what it's all about.  If you love airplanes, you don't want to miss this opportunity. Space and class size may be limited. There is no tuition, but you must be willing to learn, work and have plenty of fun!.
 
Be sure to ask us about the Chapter's Complimentary Trial Membership in the EAA and all of its benefits that you may be eligible for.
 
About who we are!

Fred Van Ryn welcomes

you to EAA Chapter 1250 Inc. -
Your Aviation Community and Support Group!
 
Chapter President Fred Van Ryn next to the Failrchild W24 Project at Heritage Field - Limerick Flyin BreakfastEAA Chapter 1250, Inc was formed by ten indivuals from the Pottstown -Limerick - Phoenixville area with the intent to bring people together to share their intrest in aviation and offer support to the local community.
 
Chapter Charter Status was granted by the EAA, Oshkosh, Wisconsin on March 18, 1999.
 
Chapter members have built and restored a number of airplanes and participated in aviation related events at both Heritage Field (KPTW) Pottstown Limerick Airport and Pottstown Municipal (N47) Airport over the past ten years.  
 
We conducted the Young Eagles Rallies that were held in conjuction with the Pottstown Municipal Airport Community Day Open House Events. You can be part of that too!
 
The purpose of this web site is to invite and encourage you to consider joining our aviation community. We are your local airplane club. Come nurture your flying dreams with us!
 
I look forward to meetng you soon..
 
Sincerely,
Fred W Van Ryn, Chapter President
EAA Chapter 1250, Inc.
 
Please contact me at:

or

f.w.vanryn@verizon.net


 
The Fairchild F24W
 
 Fairchild project progress Summer 2010 
   
  
 She's a beauty!  
 Let's fly!  

We hope to see you again! Check back later for new updates to our website. There's much more to come!

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Chapter: EAA 1250
President: Timothy Drager
Phone: 484-999-0060
Location: Heritage Field, KPTW
Mailing Address: 1036 Edgewood Drive, Stowe PA 19464
Email: eaa1250Pottstown@gmail.com

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