Welcome to Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 35

http://eaa35.org/sites/eaa35.org/files/ms-icon-310x310.pngWhether you fly, build, restore or simply enjoy airplanes and aviation, you are welcome to attend our events and join our chapter. We are a group of aviation enthusiasts, aircraft builders, and pilots who get together with like minded people to share ideas, exchange information, encourage safety, serve the local aviation community and have a lot of fun doing so. Please come to our next meeting or event as our guest.

We have our own clubhouse with full kitchen and two restrooms. The clubhouse seats up to 80 people. Facilities include an outdoor patio with large concrete grill pad for cooking up some great food and six large picnic tables too! The chapter building is available for rental to members at a very reasonable price. Contact Freda Jones, Facilities Chairperson, for details & dates available, 210-570-9435 .

Our Chapter Hangar is full of useful tools & machinery for members use. For more information on joining our chapter, please contact our Membership Chairman, Ron O'Dea at r2av8r@gmail.com or 210-488-5088. Chapter dues are only $24 per year.

Upcoming Events

Event Date Event
Mar 14 EAA Chapter 35 Monthly Gathering
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 11:30 to 14:00
Mar 20 VMC Club Meeting
Friday, March 20, 2020 - 18:00 to 19:30
Apr 11 EAA Chapter 35 Fly-In and Texas Breakfast!
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 09:00 to 14:00
Apr 17 VMC Club Meeting
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 18:00 to 19:30

President's Cockpit - November 2017

Is it feeling a little CHILI outside?  It should!  It’s time for our annual honkin’, screamin’ membership chili cookoff!  Winner gets bragging rights for the next twelve months.  As in previous years, bribery in the form of (name your favorite beer) are not condoned and are not guaranteed to sway the vote.   But just in case, in addition to win, place and show, we give you the People’s Choice award.  That’s where you, the incorruptible, tell the judges what you REALLY think.  It’s a shouting contest so raise your hands and your voices and tell the world who the best chili cook is, bar none.

President’s Cockpit - September 2017

In this edition: BasicMed success; a keen appreciation for doctors and AMEs; ADS-B out cheap? Accolades to our BBQ Pit Masters, and announcement of new hardware; a special-called meeting to present changes to the bylaws; a possible flyout event to Lancair, briefings from Anthony Jaramillo and Dave Hook; TWO Young Eagles events, a new EAA 35 web site and a new EAA chapter in Castroville. There's more, read on!

President's Cockpit - August 2017

Read about the 433d Airlift Wing, how ADS-B contributes to flight safety, and a note on our recent pancake breakfast. Our president invites you to help with next month's Brisket lunch, announces that Anthony Jaramillo has returned from Air Academy, thanks Kyle Jester for his donation, and remarks on a recent visit by Darren Medlin to Joe and Linda Roberts youth outreach program. More ->

President's Cockpit - July 2017

Kudos to Phil and Susan Vaneau and their team of volunteers for making the Stinson Young Eagles Rally a great success.The date was pushed a week for weather, and the weather was dodgy with low ceilings for the rain date.In spite of these setbacks, the team pulled it together and flew 32 young ea-gles on the flight of a lifetime.On returning, one young man had serious questions about aviation careers and how he might pursue a scholarship.Two brothers marveled at the experience as one described the other taking the controls to fly an aircraft for the first time.We were blessed to have the sup

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