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Aviation in Montana

Scheduled Events

May 23, 2015

Spotted Bear Work Session

For further information call 406-444-2506.


June 2, 2015

Aeronautics Board Meeting

9:00 a.m.
Helena, MT

For more information, please contact at 406-444-9580


June 6, 2015

EAA Chapter 344 Morrison Park Burger Burn

Morrison Park
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Helena, MT

  • All aviation-related folk, or would-be aviation folk are invited to come and have a burger or hot dog and socialize. All food and soft drinks will be provided. The event is at Morrison Park on the south side of the Helena Airport next to the Helena College Airport Campus.

June 13, 2015

Benchmark Work Session

For further information call 406-444-2506.


June 13, 2015

11th Annual Lewistown Airport Fly-In

7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m
Lewistown Municipal Airport
Lewistown, Montana

  • MPA Sourdough pancake feed, Young Eagles (flights for kids) and displays of Antique, Warbird, Experimental and Sport Airplanes. Held in conjunction with Central Montana Flywheelers Exhibition.

For further information contact Jerry Moline at 406-350-3264.


June 20, 2015

Meadow Creek Work Session

For further information call 406-444-2506.


June 23-24, 2015

Aviation Career Exploration (ACE) Academy

Helena, Montana

For more information, please contact at 406-444-9568.


June 27, 2015

Big Horn County Airport (00U) at Hardin is open

7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

  • Planning a fly-in breakfast in conjunction with Little Big Horn Days. Contact Ed Auker at 406-665-1731 for more details

June 27, 2015

Fly-In hosted by North Central Hangar MPA at KHVR Havre, MT

7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Havre, MT

  • Featuring the second best breakfast you will get at an airport, Static displays, Candy drop for the kids, and Sky Bowling.
  • The local FBO is offering a discount fuel price for the day of $4.00/gal. AVgas for the day.

For further information contact Willie at 406-945-3646.


July 4, 2015

Townsend Festival of Flight. We don't fool you, we feed you!

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m
Townsend, Montana

  • An annual, deluxe fly-in breakfast and Young Eagles Rally for all GA, Experimental, Classic, Vintage, Light Sport aircraft sponsored by EAA Chapter 344. Townsend Airport (8U8).
  • Times: breakfast served 8:00 - 10:00 a.m., Young Eagles flights 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
  • Proceeds support EAA programs, including scholarships for AVMT students.

For further information contact Neil Salmi 406-980-0544. Young Eagles: Lance Seaman 406-442-8459.


July 4, 2015

Heritage Days Air Fair (Fly-In) Hamilton Airport (6S5)

8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m
Hamilton, Montana

  • Breakfast, aircraft static displays, car show, warbirds, skydivers, EAA Young Eagle rides, and pilot competition.

For further information contact Joel Jessop at 406-363-6471.


July 11, 2015

Hands Across the Border Work Session

Del Bonita Airstrip

  • 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Alberta Flying Farmers will provide lunch.

For further information call 406-444-2506.


July 17-18, 2015

Can Am Aerobatic Competition

Cut Bank Airport
Cut Bank, MT

  • All types of aircraft from Yaks to Pitts all competing for points at this International Aerobatic Club sanctioned event. Free to all. Bring your lawn chair to watch the action.

For further information contact Dave Ries at 406-229-0376 or Roy Nollkamper at 406-450-1078.


July 18, 2015

Air Fair (Fly-In) Ennis Big Sky Airport

8:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M
Ennis, MT

  • Breakfast, aircraft static displays and car show. Iron Pilot competition, ping pong ball drop, skydivers, aircraft rides, fly-overs and a free lunch by Choice Aviation.

For more information, please contact , 406-682-7502.


July 18, 2015

Open House

Great Falls International Aiport
Great Falls, MT

  • Bravo 369 group will fly in with several Lend Lease Airplanes (see page 7 of the April edition of Montana and the Sky for additional information on this event.)

For further information contact the airport administration office at 406-727-3404.


July 18, 2015

Jim Bridger Fly In and Celebration Days

Bridger, MT

  • Breakfast 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The fly in is held in conjunction with Jim Bridger days that will be going on in the town of Bridger.

For further information contact Merrill Pfeifer at 406-662-3319.


July 18-19, 2015

Schafer Meadows Work Session

For further information call 406-444-2506..


July 19, 2015

St. Ignatius Airport Fly-In

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
St. Ignatius, MT

  • Huckleberry Pancake Breakfast, EAA Young Eagle Flights.

For further information contact Mike Kuefler at 406-544-2274..


July 19-22, 2015

International Flying Farmers Convention

Great Northern Hotel
Helena, MT

For further information visit their website.


August 9, 2015

Lions Club Drive In, Fly In

7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Hysham Airport
Hysham, MT

  • Breakfast and model airplane show

For further information contact Bob Miller at 406-342-5252.


August 15-16, 2015

Montana Fun Weekend Fly-In Car & Airplane Show

  • Cash awards for top five cars and top three aircraft. Breakfast served Saturday and Sunday mornings. Food vendors all day Saturday. Lawn Chair drive in movie Friday night after burn out competition. Don’t miss it!

For further information contact Dave Ries at 406-229-0376 or Roy Nollkamper at 406-450-1078.


September 6, 2015

Fly-in Pancake Breakfast

Bigfork, MT

  • Young Eagles flights from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Car show downtown.

For further information contact Ry Keller at 406-837-1379 or 406-837-6679.


September 11-13, 2015

Search Pilot Clinic

Missoula, Montana

For further information contact at 406-444-9568 .


September 12, 2015

Columbus Airport 3rd Annual Fly-In

Columbus, MT

  • Pancake breakfast starts at 8:00 a.m. They hope to see you there!

For further information contact at 406-696-6923.