For obvious reasons, our April 7 chapter gathering is being canceled. Our scheduled speaker, Jurg Grossenbacher on “Accidents, Incidents, and Pilot Proficiency,” has been rescheduled for the July 7 gathering. Brodhead Airport has been fairly quiet recently, and we thank … Continue reading
Field Condition Report: As of Friday, 1/31, all runways have a good snow base for ski equipped aircraft. Mark your calendar for our annual Groundhog Chili Ski Fly-In on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at … Continue reading
Longtime EAA Chapter 431 member and EAA life member since 1969, Otis Lokken of Madison, passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2020. His obituary is here: https://www.ryanfuneralservice.com/notices/Otis-Lokken On the same day, EAA published a video about the Lokken family’s Champ … Continue reading
This is our fifth year of producing the popular EAA Chapter 431/Brodhead Airport full-color calendar, and this one looks better than ever. Its a 12-month wall calendar with a main photo for each month, plus smaller fill-in photos to keep … Continue reading
The board of directors of EAA Chapter 431 will meet Monday, November 18 or the annual budget meeting. Come and voice your input. We’ll meet at 6:00 p.m. in the chapter building at Brodhead Airport.
Don’t forget that the monthly gathering of EAA Chapter 431 switches to Saturdays this month and our next one is Saturday, October 5 at 9:00 a.m. in the chapter clubhouse at Brodhead Airport. Also on Saturday, we will hold the annual … Continue reading
Chapter members and friends of Brodhead Airport, our next scheduled work day is Saturday, August 31 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon. The usual preparations for the MAAC Grassroots Fly-In are on the schedule along with several other maintenance items.
As usual, we have created a detailed information page for those attending the 2019 MAAC Grassroots Fly-In. Even if you’ve been coming to Brodhead forever, please take a minute to review the following page: 2019 MAAC Grassroots Fly-In Information … Continue reading
Spring weather in southern Wisconsin can only mean one thing; its time for EAA Chapter 431’s annual Community Pancake Breakfast. Mark your calendars for Sunday, May 19 from 7:00 a.m. to noon at Brodhead Airport. All you can eat pancakes … Continue reading
Fritz Badertscher, a charter member of EAA Chapter 431 and a regular pilot and fixture at Brodhead Airport for many years, passed away April 25, 2019 at age 77. Fritz was one of the original nineteen EAA members who started … Continue reading