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02/02/06 - NEXT STOP FOR EAA SPORT PILOT TOUR: MESA, ARIZONA
EAA’s Sport Pilot Tour makes its first appearance of 2006 on February 18 at Falcon Field, Mesa, Arizona. Get a close look at wide variety of light-sport aircraft as LSA manufacturers have aircraft available for inspection, plus find out what you need to know to participate in the exciting new world of sport flying. Learn about the new sport pilot rule, attend sport pilot forums, and view LSA manufacturers’ displays and demonstrations. EAA’s Sport Pilot Team has the scoop on transitioning, maintenance, and medical considerations, plus tips on what questions to ask before buying your own light-sport aircraft.
Other activities at the Mesa tour stop:
- Learn how to become a pilot faster, cheaper, and easier than ever before,
- Attend an FAA “Wings” safety program related to light-sport aviation, get credit toward an FAA “Wings Program,”
- Meet EAA members from area chapters 228, 538, and 1217.
The event takes place at the Commemorative Air Force’s (CAF) Arizona Wing Facility located on the southwest corner of Falcon Field (FFZ) at the intersection of Greenfield Road and E. McKellips Road. Activities will begin at 8 a.m. For more information, call 800-JOIN EAA, or visit www.sportpilot.org. We’ll see you there!