Along As the note on a hangar wall at the airfield says, "Keep the Antiques flying!" Anyone interested in participating,—as pilot or sponsor--in the first Antique Airfield, registering nearly so. Since 1953 the AAA has worked to 'Keep The Antiques Flying'. and airports they plan to include. antique/classic airplanes. IFR Chart of IA27. The hay has been cut & bailed, and the field is ready to be mowed and trimmed for the fly-in. We are most pleased to announce, we have topped $25K with 38+% of the available space bought and paid for. Here are the latest photos. Just think, won’t it be great upon completion to have Harold Krier’s DeHavilland Chipmunk and the Jocelyn/Price/Baron Great Lakes as the center pieces of this new facility? Starting with "seed money" in the amount of $6080.00 from several AAA members, two AAA Chapters, Tom Frasca and the Pella Rollscreen Foundation, donations have been steady, with each square foot of the 2,160 square foot facility sold at a tax deductible donation of $30 per. So with the coming weekend and the annual mowing party, we hope to see a larger cadre of volunteers on hand to help in the final push. Arriving to the 2020 Ranger Antique Airfield Fly-In & Airshow. ft. or 100, it all helps! Dave & Jeanne Allen from Elbert, CO. Likely in their 1934 Waco YKC. He was also co-founder and Chairman of the Board of the Airpower Museum with which organization he shares ownership of Antique Airfield in Blakesburg, Iowa.. Taylor was born in Ottumwa, Iowa in July 1924. In that case I’ll be flying from Kalamazoo, MI to IA27. bring attention to these historic aerodromes and, in doing so, help And After you cross the river, hang a right and follow the 2 lane US Highway 34 towards the west. Nonprofit Organization. A combined AAA/APM Board of Directors meeting was held the first Sat in Aug., to finalize plans for the Fly-in. It is the home of the Antique Airplane Association, Inc., the Airpower Museum, Inc., and … - Photo taken at Ranger - Ranger Municipal Airport (F23) in Texas, USA on October 3, 2020. This weekend will be last minute preparations and the annual mowing party, so that the field is ready by the time the fly-in starts on Wednesday August 29. We're looking forward to seeing all our AAA members, their families and guests in a few weeks. Antique Airfield is open and ready for the fly-in! Jeff Cain from Denver, CO in his 1940 Piper J4A, Our flight will now be "from Lindbergh to Earhart", as we will be stopping at Bird City (Lindbergh) and following Highway 36 East to Atchison KS (birthplace of Amelia Earhart) on our way to Blakesburg. but still want to fly the routes? Complete aeronautical information about Antique Airfield (Blakesburg, IA, USA), including location, runways, taxiways, navaids, radio frequencies, FBO information, fuel prices, sunrise and sunset times, aerial photo, airport diagram. Jerry reports his route will likely be from the Wichita, KS area (where there’s a plethora of Historic Airfields) to Antique Airfield. Here's the next installation of fly-in pre-registrations that have come in. Luke Pieper & Ken Marth at work finishing up the installation of the air compressor & air lines in the APM Restoration Center. Enroute Charts at What’s your favorite historic airport? Your registration fees help pay for the costs associated with the fly-in including security, emergency services, rental equipment, and insurance amongst many other expenses. historic roots, such as Koerner Field outside Kankakee, IL (3KK). Here's the next installation of a lot of fly-in pre-registrations that have come in. the way, these emissaries of aviation’s storied past are being Please join us for our Stormville Flea Market or email us at Address: 428 Route 216, Stormville, NY 12582 | Email: info@stormvilleairportfleamarket.c … Great! The AAA/APM Invitational Fly-in starts today at noon! ... 18-Dec-2020 11:56:23: Local (UTC-8) 18-Dec-2020 03:56:23 . National WACO Club. aircraft at Antique Airfield (IA27) near Blakesburg, IA. ... 15-Dec-2020 03:03:19: Local (UTC-6) 14-Dec-2020 21:03:19 . pre-registered crews will fly antique/classic aircraft from all over Eric plans to also add a few more stops: Stopping at KIGQ Lansing Airport south of Chicago. Historic Airfield Rally to the Antique Airfield Homecoming. It’s the beginning of August and that means the AAA/APM Invitational Fly-in is less than a month away (August 29th – September 3rd). route. If you can come help, please let us know to help plan for food & refreshments, and we hope to see you this coming weekend. Brent Taylor which to record—and later share—their journeys to the 2019 AAA/APM Robert Leo Taylor (2 July 1924 – 20 June 2020) was an American aviation pioneer who was the founder and President of the Antique Airplane Association Inc. significant airports enroute to Antique Airfield. Come join us to celebrate HARAAH, the Historic Airfield Rally to Anyone, in any aircraft, is Welcome to Stormville Airport Antique & Flea Market of Stormville, NY. August 15th, 2020 – AACGNY 57th Annual Fly-in, Antique Airplane Club Greater New York, at Bayport Aerodome (23N) August 28-30, 2020 – 39th Annual Fly-in, Nebraska Chapter of the Antique Airplane Association, Seward, NE (SWT Omaha Sectional) September 2 – 7, 2020 – AAA/APM Invitational Fly-in, Antique Airfield (IA27), Blakesburg, IA - Photo taken at Ranger - Ranger Municipal Airport (F23) in Texas, USA on October 3, 2020. ft.) bought and paid for, at a total of $32,400.00. Antique Airfield Airport. Create New Account. Presently, we have sold 838 sq ft., so another 242 sg ft., or $7260.00, is needed to reach this interim goal. Antique Airfield December 29, 2020 at 9:47 AM As 2020 comes to a close, we would like to take this moment to "Than ... k" all of our supporters who made donations to APM in 2020. That equates to having 1080 sq ft. (of the total available 2160 sq. Ottumwa, IA 52501. The wind blew, it rained, but other than some tree damage, blown over tents and one window in AAA Headquarters, Antique Airfield fared just fine in the strong storms yesterday. Don’t plan to register as one of the 25 entrants Visitors to the ... ©2020 Ranger Airfield … You can register online using PayPal or a credit card, or by printing and filling out a mail-in paper form. Antique Airfield is a private strip charted on the Chicago sectional as IA27. As the peaceful, soft light of dawn enveloped Antique Airfield (), hundreds of flying machines quietly awaited another day of celebrating the freedom of flight and the warm camaraderie of fellow aviators.Bejeweled dew drops twinkled and sparkled across the field as the sun rose above the silos, and in the western sky a nearly-full moon was shining boldly as the … participate must register in advance as well as let us know the route December 1, 2020 By Kollin Stagnito Brent Taylor, president of the Antique Airplane Association, for months had assured members its annual fly-in at Antique Airfield in Blakesburg, Iowa, during Labor Day weekend could safely take place. the Antique Airfield Homecoming," forever after to be known as HARAAH. Pre-registrations for the 2019 HARAAH Fly-in are coming in. Up to 25 aircraft will be That is why I hope you will join with the directors, volunteers and donors to the Adkisson Hangar "Buy-a-Foot" campaign, and help us reach a goal of having this campaign at least 50% funded by the start of the 2018 AAA/APM Invitational Fly-in!