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Aviation in Montana

Scheduled Events

Art Contest Award Ceremony postponed due to COVID-19. Winners will be contacted when we are able to safely host the ceremony.

June 6, 2020

EAA's Helena Chapter 344 Annual Morrison Park "Burger Burn" - Canceled

  • All aviation aficionados, including members of EAA, MPA and the general public, are invited to participate in this spring warm-up to the 2020 flying season from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Partake of a free hamburger or hot dog and soft drink while enjoying the friendly camaraderie of like-minded individuals.
  • Morrison Park is located just east of the Helena College airport campus off Airport Road. Those who fly in may park in the southwest corner of the general aviation ramp, in the vicinity of Exec Air's hangars.

For information contact Ron Rasmuson (406) 461-1093.

June 9, 2020

Aeronautics Board Teleconference Meeting.

For more information contact 406-444-2506.

June 12, 2020

Super Cub Fly-In Winifred (9S7)

For information contact Ralph Rogers at 406-350-5487.

June 13, 2020 - Postponed

Fly-In Breakfast in Lewistown (KLWT)

  • From 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. enjoy pancakes, eggs and sausage. Many Cubs migrating to the Johnson Creek Fly-In the following weekend are expected. A Steam Gas Tractor show will also we held on the airport.

For information contact Pete Smith (406) 366-1435.

June 15-17, 2020

Aviation Career Exploration (ACE) Academy

  • Open to high school students who will be Freshman – Seniors (or who just graduated) interested in aviation. Academy includes 2 nights stay at the Montana Learning Center, meals, flights, ground transportation during the camp, materials and all tours. Scholarships are available! Registrations are due by June 11, 2020.
  • For more information call 406-444-2506.
  • Online registration is now open.
  • The following documents will need to be completed and uploaded during the online registration process.
  • Due to COVID-19, Montana Aeronautics may reduce the number of applicants selected to attend ACE camp to comply with social distancing requirements if it is necessary at the time of the camp. The maximum number of applicants will be selected in the order that they applied. Montana Aeronautics may also post-pone, alter the agenda or cancel ACE camp at the departments discretion to meet the most current safety guidelines. Aeronautics will notify applicants of any changes.

June 19-20, 2020 - Canceled

AOPA Fly-In Casper, WY

June 20, 2020

Meadow Creek Work Party (0S1)

  • Annual work party at the Meadow Creek airstrip. Lunch will be provided by Ry Keller and the Kalispell EAA chapter.

For more information contact Matt Lindberg at 406-444-9568.

June 20, 2020 - Canceled

Big Sandy Fly-In (3U8)

  • North Central Hangar fly-in breakfast PIC eats free 2nd best breakfast at any airport.

For more information contact William Hurd at 406-395-4537 or email .

July 18, 2020

Schafer Meadows Work Party

  • Annual Schafer Meadows work party.

For more information contact Matt Lindberg at 406-444-9568.

July 19, 2020 - Postponed to 2021

St. Ignatius Fly-In

For more information contact Mike at (406) 544-2274.

July 31- August 01, 2020

Three Forks Fly-In

  • 43rd annual fly-in hosted by the Montana Antique Aircraft Association. Friday and Saturday breakfast, lunch and dinner are available. Saturday flour bombing/spot landing and ping pong ball drop. Free and open to the public. Showers and camping on site.

For more information contact Pat Green 406-539-1880.

August 1, 2020

Cody Air Fair hosted by Choice Aviation

  • At Yellowstone Regional Airport from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This event includes a breakfast, pilot competitions, free aircraft rides for the kids, static displays and a free BBQ.

For more information visit Cody Air Fair or call 307-587-9262.

August 9, 2020

Hysham Lions Club /Chamber Drive-In, Fly-In Breakfast (6U7)

  • Breakfast served 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. weather and virus permitting.

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

August 22, 2020

Bowman Fly In and Car Show

  • Starting at 10:00 a.m. there will be food and drinks available, kids' games, airplane rides, and awards for best of show and longest distance flown. Other special surprises to be announced.

For more information contact Greg at 406-593-1702.

September 12, 2020

Columbus Pancake Breakfast

  • Breakfast served 8:00 a.m. to 12:00. Breakfast served 8:00 a.m. to 12:00.

For more information contact Hardin Graham 406-780-0034.

*All events are subject to modification or cancelation due to the latest COVID-19 guidance*