New Light Sport and Hundreds More Aircraft Will Be There
At least eight Light Sport aircraft manufacturers will be new at
the Ninth Annual Virginia Regional EAA Fly-In scheduled
for October 1-2 at the Dinwiddie County Airport (PTB). Twelve other
aircraft manufacturers will also be there. If the weather
cooperates the Regional Fly-In should break our 630 plane record
for the weekend.
Admission is a $10 requested donation for 14 years and older.
Children 13 and under are free and parking is free. Under-the-Wing
camping is free; RV camping a $10 per night donation. As of
mid-September, the Fly-in includes:
Nineteen Forums covering the new Sport Pilot certificate and
Two Workshops: Tube & Fabric Construction and Sheet Metal
A Youth Tent which will offer hands-on activities for
A Control Line Model Airplane circle where budding pilots can
try their hand at flying model airplanes.
Over 70 Vendors/Exhibitors displaying their wares. Various
aviation companies will be selling parts and accessories, including
for the first time, Aircraft Spruce.
A two-hour crowd pleasing Air Show beginning at 1300. Airport
closed by NOTAM.
A classic Pancake Breakfast in the main hangar at 0800 to 1100.
Later in the day other vendors will be offering a wide variety of
Aircraft Judging. Pick up a Prop Card at Aircraft